Facility Management Articles
Articles in this section provide insight into how facility managers can keep on top of what they need to know to sustain their careers.
OSHA Heat Report: Acclimatization Necessary To Prevent Worker DeathsAugust 11th, 2014
CDC report on OSHA’s review of heat-related enforcement cases highlights need for acclimatization to prevent worker
Friday Funny: Plumbing Tune UpAugust 8th, 2014
With all of their restroom experience, most facility managers know that their fixtures have hidden talents—some pipes can make music under the right conditions. Toilets have been known to hum when flushed, but those sounds are fairly difficult to manipulate. On the other hand, faucets can do impressive
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
Managing Multi-Site Retail Bank FacilitiesAugust 7th, 2014
This article by experts at DTZ recognizes that no matter the industry, facility managers are faced with diverse issues, particularly as the number of locations they’re responsible for increases.
Professional Development: Equipment FinancingAugust 7th, 2014
Finding the right strategy benefits more than the
Benefits Strategy And Benchmarking Survey Data ReleasedAugust 7th, 2014
The two biggest challenges identified by these participants are controlling benefit costs while attracting and retaining a competitive workforce.
EH&E, Brigham And Women’s Hospital Win IFMA Excellence AwardAugust 6th, 2014
The award honors a new approach—commissioned by BWH and designed by EH&E—that "sets a new benchmark" and establishes a "model of best practices" for the improvement of fire and life safety compliance during and after construction of healthcare
New Product Flash: SmartStruxure Lite by Schneider ElectricAugust 5th, 2014
This integrated building management system is designed to meet the distinct needs of facility managers of small and medium sized