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.

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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...

Retail Case Study: Purchase Power

Retail Case Study: Purchase Power

In Dedham, MA, energy improvement keep a Stop & Shop supermarket up to date with a company wide store prototype. And the (energy) savings don't...Read More...

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Senior Living Case Study: Phenix City Rising

Canterbury Healthcare Center in Alabama undergoes changes and improves life for its...Read More...

Hotel Case Study: Bringing The Past Into The Present

Hotel Case Study: Bringing The Past Into The Present

A legendary Denver landmark gets a makeover while retaining its historic...Read More...

LEED Case Study: Pacific Platinum

LEED Case Study: Pacific Platinum

The Vancouver Convention Centre uses innovative environmental solutions in its award winning...Read More...