Facility management is about the men and women in the trenches, and the magazine’s columnist are some of the most experienced professionals out there. Find out about how they deal with the challenges in the field.
As the profession evolves, more higher education institutions offer formalized
What is it like to participate in a demand response program? Should facility managers prepare for any unwanted challenges or
This heating and cooling strategy enables facility managers to implement tighter control on energy use and occupant
Any effort to increase sustainability is positive, unless it’s not. What defines sustainability for an organization depends on a variety of factors.
The relationship between the chemical content of building materials and occupant health is gaining renewed attention. This installment of "Renewable Energy" shifts its focus from alternative power to conversations about "chemicals of concern."
When the opportunity to transition from maintenance to management presents itself, what steps should a person take to be best
IFM is a very respected process; its practices and techniques should be learned fully. There is no short cut, and in most cases, an fm is simply passing through in the life of an organization; the person’s legacy is what is left behind for the next generation of career fm. So why isn't it widely practiced around the
When maintenance “strategies” are unplanned, organizations can experience premature equipment failure, reduction in occupant satisfaction, and higher prices for repairs and equipment
Are there any existing studies that examine the issue of vibration analysis? I'm thinking about adopting a program and would appreciate