The building envelope, roofing, landscaping, parking lots, perimeter security, cladding, skylights, and other exterior architectural components are examined here.
Channel Spotlight: Building Envelope By Firestone Building ProductsAugust 22nd, 2014
By taking the entire building envelope into consideration, Firestone Building Products can provide complete roof, wall, and specialty product solutions.
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.
Special Feature: Reflective RoofsAugust 13th, 2014
When lowering HVAC energy demands is a goal, the most effective choice is not
FM Frequency: In-House SociologistAugust 7th, 2014
Among the many hats facility managers wear, the ability to field odd requests and mediate occupant disputes is a
Renewable Energy: Pursuing Multi-Site SolarAugust 5th, 2014
When seeking to install this type of system at more than one facility, several strategies may help facilitate the
Channel Spotlight: Commercial Roofing By Duro-Last Roofing, Inc.August 1st, 2014
This dynamic web portal is designed for facility management professionals who are looking for durable and energy saving prefabricated commercial roofing systems.
Question Of The Week: Cooling Tower Blowdown Water Reuse?July 21st, 2014
What do I do if my plant wants to reclaim cooling tower blowdown water and use it for the purposes of landscape
Architects Promote NIBS Performance-Based GuideJuly 17th, 2014
The AIA will support the Guide by promoting it to its members as a resource to be used in the design phase of a building as well as by bringing the designer community perspective to the NPBDG review and update
June 2014 Issue (Volume 27, Number 5)July 1st, 2014
The articles in this issue address the broad overlapping aspects of operations, with a focus on the role facility managers can play in advancing organizational