Question Of The Week Articles

On Mondays, FacilityBlog will feature one question posed by a facility management professional to Today’s Facility Manager’s resident expert and guru, Kevin Folsom. While a link to this response from the magazine is included, the goal of this exercise is to initiate additional discussion and feedback from members within the facility management community.

QUESTION OF THE WEEK: Safety In Confined Spaces

What are the confined space standards for the European Union, Canada, Asia, or any other region of the... ...Read More...

QUESTION OF THE WEEK: UPS Precautions

What precautionary measures can be put in place to minimize data loss when UPS systems... ...Read More...

QUESTION OF THE WEEK: Disaster Planning Coordination

Are there any resources, organizations, or groups that unite emergency officials (municipal, state, and federal) with corporate facility... ...Read More...

QUESTION OF THE WEEK: Recapitalization

One facility manager asks, "Where can I find actual sources that have information regarding expected facility service life for various facility... ...Read More...

QUESTION OF THE WEEK: Data Rich BIM

Are there any facility management (FM) software packages that read BIM models that are rich in... ...Read More...

QUESTION OF THE WEEK: Meeting Room Scheduling And Signage

One facility management professional struggles with the problem of finding the right tool to help with scheduling and signage for meeting... ...Read More...

QUESTION OF THE WEEK: Mixed Use Utility Conservation Strategies

An all electric church that doubles as a school looks for ways to solve energy tracking and usage... ...Read More...

Question Of The Week: FACTA Facts

How should facility managers deal with record retrieval and destruction under the Federal Trade Commission’s Fair and Accurate Credit Transactions Act of 2003... ...Read More...

Question Of The Week: Used Furniture

I am dealing with the problem of unwanted office furniture. What options do we... ...Read More...

Question Of The Week: Maintenance Manuals

What resources are there for the creation of a facilities maintenance manual, including consultants who can do this for... ...Read More...