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.

NYC finally gets serious about subway security

NYC finally gets serious about subway security

In the aftermath of last month’s bombings in the London Underground, New York City has finally announced an aggressive plan to deal with terrorist acts on public transportation. Commuters have complied with added security checks, but these efforts will now be supported by the latest technological devices as well. Sewell Chan of the New York Times writes, Officials unveiled the high-tech future of transit...Read More...

Professional Development: Project Cost Saving Strategies

Professional Development: Project Cost Saving Strategies

Guest Contributor Carl Haines says certain approaches may make it easier to keep construction...Read More...

Professional Development: Combining Facility And Project Management

Professional Development: Combining Facility And Project Management

Contributor John Bodrozic shares communal software approaches that keep fms on top of construction projects....Read More...

FM Issue: Fire Management and Building Codes

FM Issue: Fire Management and Building Codes

In providing an effective fire safety system, building codes are a significant part of the...Read More...

Professional Development: The European Facility Manager

Professional Development: The European Facility Manager

Guest Contributor Fred Kloet feels the groundwork for a global interpretation of the profession is being prepared...Read More...

Professional Development: Zen And The Art Of FM (Part 2)

Professional Development: Zen And The Art Of FM (Part 2)

In the second part of this series, Hibbard gives four suggestions for simplifying and modernizing...Read More...

Ward Komorowski

TFM Names Ward Komorowski Facility Executive Of The Year

Passionate about facilities, this colorful motivator leads by example and has a great time along the...Read More...

Services & Maintenance: Examining Hard Floor Maintenance

Services & Maintenance: Examining Hard Floor Maintenance

New technologies and certifications elevate both cleanliness and...Read More...

FM Frequency: Introducing The Department Of Homeland Facilities

In a “Walter Mitty” moment, Crane imagines what it would be like to handle certain facilities management responsibilities for the new...Read More...

FM Frequency: Are You Lucky?

For FM Frequency Columnist Jeff Crane, this year's relentless hurricane season underscores the importance of disaster...Read More...