Trends Articles

This feature takes a detailed look at some of the significant product related news that will be shaping the selection process for facility managers in the future.

Roofing Trends: Roofs And Energy

Building codes, R-values and generation, and barriers are some of the key drivers behind the latest roofing... ...Read More...

HVAC Trends: Forging The Path

As energy efficiency strategies get "smarter," HVAC systems are one area of opportunity for facility... ...Read More...

IAQ Trends: Facility Management & The New Green Construction Code

This green building design and construction code will have an impact on indoor air quality for those who adopt... ...Read More...

Alternative Energy Trends: The Energy Endgame

Esteemed expert John M. Studebaker ponders the future of alternative and sustainable... ...Read More...

Conference Room Trends: Video Conferencing Comes Of Age

IP enabled equipment is finally bringing the conference room into the modern... ...Read More...

Green Roof Trends: Facility Managers And Green Roofs

Despite the severe economic downturn last year, the green roof industry in North America grew by... ...Read More...

Project Management Trends: More Than Simply Technology

New building modeling software borrows from gaming technology to produce spectacular... ...Read More...

Furniture Trends: On The Level

The commercial furniture industry, its customers, and relevant stakeholders have taken a proactive position in developing a common, consensus based set of metrics to help define the sustainable aspects of furniture.... ...Read More...

Green Design Trends: The New Green Standard

ASHRAE releases Standard 189.1 for high performance green... ...Read More...