FM Issue Articles

Facility management related issues are often in the news. This monthly feature examines some of the more abstract, non-product concepts and challenges facility managers face in that regard.

FM Issue: Backup Power Design

FM Issue: Backup Power Design

How these systems are configured depends on what level of defense against an outage is...Read More...

FM Issue: An Early Look

FM Issue: An Early Look

Building automation is coming soon to a smart grid near...Read More...

FM Issue: Ergonomics Regulations On The Way?

FM Issue: Ergonomics Regulations On The Way?

William Principe looks at potential major changes to...Read More...

FM Issue: Defusing Workplace Threats

FM Issue: Defusing Workplace Threats

Security expert Steve Layne admits that unpredictable events happen, but he explains there are ways to...Read More...

FM Issue: Airing It All Out

FM Issue: Airing It All Out

Blade workstations help provide relief in computer intensive...Read More...

FM Issue: Manage The Challenge

FM Issue: Manage The Challenge

Two experts from the Disaster Emergency Response Association (DERA) address the keys to maintaining effective emergency preparedness and continuity...Read More...

FM Issue: Life Cycle Cost Analysis: An Asset Management Strategy

FM Issue: Life Cycle Cost Analysis: An Asset Management Strategy

Facility professionals would do well to continue managing their buildings with an eye toward ensuring they are leveraging every aspect in a manner that contributes to the...Read More...

FM Issue: Energy Management 2.0

FM Issue: Energy Management 2.0

Public/private collaboration aims to expedite technology...Read More...

FM Issue: Vegging Out

FM Issue: Vegging Out

Vegetative roofing systems (aka green roofs) are gaining popularity for many...Read More...

FM Issue: Demystifying BIM

FM Issue: Demystifying BIM

Data rich modeling tools may translate into dynamic new facility management...Read More...