Bonus Features Articles

These bonus stories are unusual offerings that take a look at facility management from a different or specialized perspective.

Special Feature: Going Directly To The Source

Bolstered by the work of the EMerge Alliance, direct current (DC) is gaining momentum as a potential power distribution option that could help drive microgrid and net zero building... ...Read More...

Special Feature: Worst Case Scenario

Severe weather tests Gulf Coast facility managers trying to... ...Read More...

Sustainable By Design: Storm Windows May Address Single Pane Woes

When a full-scale replacement is not feasible, adding secondary glazing is an... ...Read More...

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Special Feature: Reducing Life Cycle Costs

This "apples to apples" approach is gaining clout with facility professionals in charge of project management and product... ...Read More...

Sustainable By Design: When Specifying Insulation, What Should You Know

While insulation is just one part of the building envelope package, knowing this performance characteristic can help in decision making.... ...Read More...

Sustainable By Design: Record Year In 2007 For Energy Star Facilities

Among those joining the list was JCPenney, the first big box retailer to earn the designation from the U.S. Environmental Protection... ...Read More...

Special Report: Do You Have A Security Blueprint?

Following a specific process can go a long way towards getting security measures in... ...Read More...

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Directions: Creating The Ideal Workforce

An educational outreach program transforms potential dropouts into successful, skilled... ...Read More...

Special Report: Home Away From Home

Results from TFM's annual survey reveal a cash crop of new and renovation projects. From the September 2007 issue.... ...Read More...

Sustainable By Design: Existing Buildings In Cities Focus Of New Program

The Clinton Climate Initiative Is working with locations around the world to increase energy... ...Read More...