Posts Tagged ‘TFM-April-2013’

TFM Columnist Kevin Folsom

Tricks Of The Trade: Temperature Complaints

Facility Management Expert Kevin Folsom talks about the age old issue of dealing with thermal complaints in the workplace. From the April 2013... ...Read More...

April 2013 Issue (Volume 26, Number 3)

In addition to the government case study in this issue, the articles about HVAC maintenance, technology tools, groundskeeping, lighting, and security draw on the theme of using the knowledge of vendors who act as partners to advance the goals of... ...Read More...

When researching landscape service providers, facility managers (fms) should make sure a company’s bid accurately captures scope of work, includes a startup plan, and demonstrates the ability to offer multi-year plans with designs and budgets so fms can plan for the future. Photo: PLANET/Philippe Nobile Photography

Services & Maintenance: Grounds Check

Vetting landscape service providers ensures they add value to site maintenance plans. From the April 2013... ...Read More...

Quinn

Professional Development: Where The Rubber Meets The Road

Technology is only as good as what it can deliver. From the April 2013 issue.... ...Read More...

Vallett

The HVAC Factor: Boiler Maintenance

Proper temperature and debris buildup are two areas to focus on for plant efficiency. From the April 2013... ...Read More...

FM Issue: Moving Target

In order to optimize a security plan, facility managers should take a dynamic approach. From the April 2013... ...Read More...

Technology and FM: The Internet Of Things

Smarter facilities may become a reality through a burgeoning number of IP addresses. From the April 2013... ...Read More...

The largest and most recently completed facility on the Department of Veterans Affairs campus in Biloxi, MS, the clinical addition was designed with the architectural character of existing buildings in mind.

Government Case Study: Stand Firm

In Biloxi, MS, a consolidation project for the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs nears completion. From the April 2013... ...Read More...

Photo: Jack Hollingsworth

Lighting Trends: Lighting Decisions

A survey of TFM readers provides insight on current and future system upgrades. From the April 2013... ...Read More...

TFM Columnist Kevin Folsom

Tricks Of The Trade: Credential Management

Facility Management Expert Kevin Folsom shares some career tips regarding professional designations. From the April 2013... ...Read More...