Case Study Articles
This regular feature provides an in-depth look at a major renovation or new construction project from the point of view of the facility manager.
Green Solutions: Flooring Choices Fit The BillJanuary 1st, 2006
In looking for flooring products to meet both IAQ and maintenance needs, Kaiser Permanente's manager of strategic sourcing and technology oversaw pilot projects to help determine the best fit.
Green Solutions: Energy Performance Contracts & Deferred MaintenanceNovember 1st, 2005
Faced with tight budgets, the utilities manager at an Illinois public university found these contracts would help further his goal to increase systems efficiency.
Green Solutions: Let The Sun Shine InOctober 1st, 2005
A daylighting system installed at a Patagonia warehouse and distribution center in Reno, NV reduces energy bills and increases productivity.
Green Solutions: A Second Chance For CarpetSeptember 1st, 2005
Carpet reuse and recycling programs advance a
Green Solutions: Cooling System Cuts Costs And ConsumptionAugust 1st, 2005
Thermal energy storage is helping to reduce energy costs for one Colorado school