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.
Services & Maintenance: Three Steps To Roof ReplacementDecember 4th, 2012
Facility managers can protect people, property, and their budgets with a systematic
Senior Living Case Study: A Vibrant ConnectionNovember 25th, 2012
A retirement community in North Andover, MA makes changes inside and out that benefit occupants and
FM Issue: Eyeing The End ResultNovember 22nd, 2012
An integrated project delivery approach to facility projects—during the construction phase—works to reduce life cycle
Alternative Energy Trends: Double Vision For Green PowerNovember 21st, 2012
AT&T has enlisted the insight of its facility managers in its pursuit of increasing alternative energy use. In this article, the executive director of energy describes the company’s roadmap for alternative
Services & Maintenance: Integrating Security NeedsNovember 19th, 2012
When specifying this facility system, managers can leverage existing
LEED Case Study: Front And CenterOctober 26th, 2012
A LEED Gold residence hall at North Carolina Central University Provides much needed housing, improves operations, and enhances student life, and
Water Conservation and Treatment Trends: Where Blue Meets GreenOctober 12th, 2012
Some simple facility management decisions can help organizations get a better sense of natural resource usage. Strategic choices in plumbing equipment steadily reduce water costs and consumption.
Hotel Case Study: A Welcome ReturnOctober 3rd, 2012
Hit by Hurricane Katrina in 2005, the recently reopened Hyatt Regency New Orleans—revamped and reconfigured—provides a place for both business and
FM Issue: Access To Data: Anytime, AnywhereSeptember 28th, 2012
Cloud and mobile technologies help facility professionals keep track of the ever increasing amount of data they manage, and some are using specific tools to help keep important data better organized.
Services & Maintenance: Proactive Energy ManagementSeptember 24th, 2012
Access to real-time and historical information on usage leads to more efficient operations. Also featured is a look into the lighting controls retrofit at the Empire State Building. Find out how intelligent energy management tools can help facility managers track power usage and gather actionable