The primary disciplines of facility management—building envelope & exteriors, construction & retrofits, energy, environment, facility management, interiors, safety, security, technology—along with other important topics are included in this section.
REAL STREET Expo Offers CCIM’s CRE CoursesAugust 20th, 2014
Accredited commercial real estate courses from the CCIM Institute will be featured at Group C Media's new REAL STREET Expo, which will take place February 11-12, 2015 at the LVH/Westgate Las Vegas
New Product Flash: Gumwand from Gumwand, Inc.August 20th, 2014
Designed for exteriors as well as facility interiors, the Gumwand is a system designed to aid in the task of gum removal from a variety of common surfaces.
Facility Management In Space!August 20th, 2014
The Facility Ops Challenge, developed by the National Institute of Building Sciences (NIBS), Total Learning Research Institute (TLRI), and the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), empowers students to perform as facility managers responsible for maintaining a virtual base on Mars while learning about building systems and the importance of
Web Exclusive: How To Empower Energy And Facility Managers With AnalyticsAugust 19th, 2014
Because analytics empowers energy efficiency, it saves money. Because analytics enables fms to focus on ROI of projects, it can help to increase corporate
Question Of The Week: Locating Scouting PrioritiesAugust 18th, 2014
How do facilities management professionals prioritize factors when searching for a new
July/August 2014 (Volume 27, Number 6)August 15th, 2014
While the summer months may signify a slower pace for some professions, facility managers keep especially busy with improvements to take them into the harsher months
Channel Spotlight: Building Automation By KMC ControlsAugust 15th, 2014
KMC Controls offers pneumatic and electronic control devices for heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) applications; a complete line of fully programmable digital hardware; and intuitive software for local and remote web-based facility
Friday Funny: Pre-Schoolers With Power ToolsAugust 15th, 2014
In the hopes of spreading "the joy of building, revising, and repairing," the goal of the program is to introduce youngsters—perhaps facility managers or engineers of the future—to materials and tools while learning the basics of individual work and
Tricks Of The Trade: Lighting ROI DiscussionsAugust 14th, 2014
Facility managers must communicate how much money they will save in order to convince top management that these efforts can fund their lighting maintenance in perpetuity.