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New Product Flash: Starline Plug-In Raceway By Universal Electric Corp.

New Product Flash: Starline Plug-In Raceway By Universal Electric Corp.

The Starline™ Plug-In Raceway from Universal Electric Corporation was designed to address the everchanging power distribution and datacom needs of university, hospital, research, pharmaceutical, and data labs. The product’s design offers flexibility, providing facility managers the ability to add or relocate electrical outlet plug-in modules anywhere on the raceway quickly and easily. Insulated copper bus bars...Read More...

SunPower Completes Australia’s Largest Roof-Mounted Solar System

SunPower Completes Australia’s Largest Roof-Mounted Solar System

SunPower Corp., a manufacturer of high-efficiency, solar cells, solar panels, and solar systems, has completed construction on a 305-kilowatt SunPower solar power system atop the roof of the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Alice Springs, Northern Territory....Read More...

New Product Flash: AEDs From Defibtech

New Product Flash: AEDs From Defibtech

These automated external defibrillators (AEDs) provide voice prompts appropriate for both lay and professional...Read More...

Infrastructure Spending Fast Forwards in Missouri

Infrastructure Spending Fast Forwards in Missouri

The first infrastructure project to move forward under the new federal economic stimulus package was announced earlier this week on...Read More...

Friday Funny: Decoding Cyberjargon

Friday Funny: Decoding Cyberjargon

In order to help keep its visitors up with the times, FacilityBlog brings you this glossary of terms that apply to today's...Read More...

New Product Flash: Ladder Lock from Mt. Everest Safety Products

New Product Flash: Ladder Lock from Mt. Everest Safety Products

The Ladder Lock is a patented, portable ladder safety device that meets OSHA standards for hands-free climbing and securing a ladder. It is designed to help prevent extension ladder slide-offs, blow-offs, and...Read More...

Starbucks Opens LEED® Certified Coffee Roasting Plant

Starbucks Opens LEED® Certified Coffee Roasting Plant

Starbucks Coffee Company recently announced the opening of its state-of-the-art roasting plant located in Calhoun County in central South Carolina. The facility employs 100 full-time Starbucks partners (employees) and supplies coffee to the company’s southeastern U.S. stores. The facility is also is an example of the company’s global commitment to green design and has been awarded LEED Silver certification for...Read More...

FM Alert Launched!

FM Alert Launched!

Published regularly with exclusive content, FM Alert will keep industry professionals up to date on breaking news, emerging trends, and the latest innovations and...Read More...

New Product Flash: Air-Dryr From Davis Instruments

New Product Flash: Air-Dryr From Davis Instruments

These compact units can dehumidify up to 1,000 cubic...Read More...

IFMA Announces Global Job Task Analysis Project

IFMA Announces Global Job Task Analysis Project

IFMA's education department hopes to define and advance facility management globally by identifying a universal body of knowledge that forms the foundation of the...Read More...