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Global FM Launches World FM Day, August 28, 2009

Global FM Launches World FM Day, August 28, 2009

Global FM member organizations on five different continents will celebrate World FM Day by organizing events such as luncheons, seminars, and workshops, or by undertaking any other activity to celebrate and promote facilities...Read More...

NEW PRODUCT FLASH: MGE Galaxy EPS 8000

NEW PRODUCT FLASH: MGE Galaxy EPS 8000

The new uninterruptible power supply (UPS) from APC by Schneider Electric is designed to meet the needs of many...Read More...

IFMA Joins Group to Advise Department of Energy on High-Performance Green Building

IFMA Joins Group to Advise Department of Energy on High-Performance Green Building

IFMA has joined a consortium of other organizations from the building community that seeks to provide guidance and technical expertise on sustainability issues to the DOE's Building Technologies...Read More...

New York City Icon Goes Greener

New York City Icon Goes Greener

Now underway, energy efficiency retrofits at the Empire State Building are being implemented through an integrated...Read More...

NEW PRODUCT FLASH: Valuta By Magnuson Group

NEW PRODUCT FLASH: Valuta By Magnuson Group

This line of waste receptacles is distinguished by its architectural, rectilinear...Read More...

GSA Submits Economic Recovery Plans to Congress

GSA Submits Economic Recovery Plans to Congress

The GSA has submitted a $5.55 billion spending proposal highlighting the public building projects it plans to accomplish with funds from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act. IFMA is working with GSA as an industry partner to educate the public about GSA’s...Read More...

IFMA Announces New Council for City and Country Club Professionals

IFMA Announces New Council for City and Country Club Professionals

The City Country Clubs Council of IFMA gives facility professionals from public and private clubs offering recreational activities, event hosting, and gourmet dining a network to share resources, connect with other professionals, and benefit from continuing education...Read More...

FRIDAY FUNNY: Am I Annoying You Yet?

FRIDAY FUNNY: Am I Annoying You Yet?

Who is the most annoying person in your office? Or is you (heaven...Read More...

NEW PRODUCT FLASH: Climate Friendly Pepsi Vending Machines

NEW PRODUCT FLASH: Climate Friendly Pepsi Vending Machines

In the DC area, Pepsi has launched a pilot project of climate friendly vending machines which use less energy and generate 12% less greenhouse gas...Read More...

WEIRD WEDNESDAY: It Floats!

WEIRD WEDNESDAY: It Floats!

The new headquarters for Mayr-Melnhof, an Austrian wood processing company, appears to float in the Styrian...Read More...