In-Depth Articles Articles

These feature stories include coverage of the issues faced by facility managers, case studies from the facility manager’s perspective, and special reports.

FM Issue: Say What You Mean!

FM Issue: Say What You Mean!

A facility management strategy that aligns with the broader organization vision is increasingly important. It is possible to develop and articulate a workplace approach that is aligned with...Read More...

Building Automation Trends: Beyond The Building

Building Automation Trends: Beyond The Building

There are many ways managers can facilitate a smarter physical infrastructure. By collecting and analyzing data, managers can discover opportunities for efficiency within and around their...Read More...

Corporate Headquarters Case Study: Across The Board

Corporate Headquarters Case Study: Across The Board

A global headquarters campus in Glendale, WI undergoes a major overhaul including an expansion that employed technology and sustainability to move operations to the next...Read More...

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Furniture Trends: The Green Scene

Carefully selected furnishings have become an essential aspect of sustainable design efforts....Read More...

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Services & Maintenance: Making Ceilings Count

This building element has an impact on several areas of facility...Read More...

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Hospital Case Study: Comfort Level

The design of the new Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital supports its healthcare mission by soothing patients and their families in a new freestanding...Read More...

FM Issue: Sounds Great

FM Issue: Sounds Great

Directional sound is the latest life safety technology to be added to the disaster planning...Read More...

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FM Issue: Lighting Boost

With technology improvements, there is continued opportunity for facility managers to upgrade their systems to reduce energy consumption and costs. Renovating this system could provide a fast track to...Read More...

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Services & Maintenance: Getting The Message Across

Developing effective facility warning and notification strategies in the post-9/11...Read More...

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Green Design Trends: Raising The Bar

The International Green Construction Code (IgCC) will be setting new standards for building energy...Read More...