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.

Green Design Trends: The Road To Sustainability

Throughout history, cultures around the world have found methods to build and operate their structures in ways that did not threaten the surrounding natural... ...Read More...

Sustainable By Design: Refrigerant Phase Outs

What options will facility professionals have as CFC and HCFC production declines?... ...Read More...

Green Solutions: Combined Heat And Power Helps Fuel Convention Center

Convention center uses on-site power generation to produce clean energy that also reduces utility bills.... ...Read More...

FM Issue: Choosing An Efficient Lighting System

Employee productivity, improved energy consumption, and overall safety are just a few of the factors to benefit from carefully planned lighting.... ...Read More...

Furniture Trends: Sizing Up 2006

Are furniture companies really giving facility managers what they need to solve shrinking space... ...Read More...

Services & Maintenance: Ceiling Selections

Code changes, acoustical characteristics, and installation options combine with material choices to expand ceiling choices for facility... ...Read More...

Sustainable By Design: Energy Efficient LEDs Show Promise

This lighting source is making inroads in practical building installations.... ...Read More...

Services & Maintenance: Can’t Touch This

Facility managers planning new or renovated rest rooms have many more choices than in years... ...Read More...

Safety Trends: Holding Down The Fort

Disaster planning requires a straightforward approach to the threats a building... ...Read More...

FM Issue: From Currents To Currency

Facility managers can combat energy... ...Read More...