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FRIDAY FUNNY: Seasonal Jokes to Share at the Office Holiday Party

FRIDAY FUNNY: Seasonal Jokes to Share at the Office Holiday Party

Today's Friday Funny just so happens to coincide with the holiday party for those of us who produce FacilityBlog. And in honor of the occasion, here are some "jokes" that should produce at least a groan among co-workers (and they're all clean,...Read More...

New Alliance Includes Focus On Campus Settings

New Alliance Includes Focus On Campus Settings

Owens Corning has joined with two other companies to work toward reducing energy use by up to 50% and CO2 emissions by up to 80% versus standard...Read More...

The Next Step In Solar?

The Next Step In Solar?

TFM's "Facility Technologist" addressed this development at the start of...Read More...

Weird Wednesday: Climate Controlled Sand

Weird Wednesday: Climate Controlled Sand

Forget the flip flops. Just cool the sand. That's what the developers of Palazzo Versace Hotel and Condominiums in Dubai are planning to...Read More...

New Business Unit Launches With LEED Platinum Project

New Business Unit Launches With LEED Platinum Project

Shangri-La Industries introduced its newly formed business unit, Shangri-La Construction, at the unveiling of its inaugural...Read More...

NSF Accredited As Greenhouse Gas Verifier

NSF Accredited As Greenhouse Gas Verifier

The group's Strategic Registrations arm has obtained Greenhouse Gas accreditation from the American National Standards Institute...Read More...

Theme Park Offers Learning Opportunity

Theme Park Offers Learning Opportunity

Six Flags, Inc. is partnering with The Cornell School of Hotel Administration at Cornell University to launch The Six Flags Friends Apprentice...Read More...

Donation Of Time And Materials Creates Soothing Environment

Donation Of Time And Materials Creates Soothing Environment

McCarthy Building Companies, Inc. of Newport Beach, CA recently completed reconstruction of the Ronald McDonald House Family Room inside Children’s Hospital of Orange County at Mission...Read More...

University Adopts LED Lighting For Holiday Tradition

University Adopts LED Lighting For Holiday Tradition

Last week at the University of Virginia, students and faculty gathered for the eighth annual Lighting of the Lawn ceremony....Read More...

Special Report Investigates Impact of Industrial Pollution on America's Schools

Special Report Investigates Impact of Industrial Pollution on America's Schools

The special project looks at issues such as why children are vulnerable to toxic chemicals and, using the government's own data and modeling software, points to schools which appear to be in toxic hot...Read More...