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.
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.
Company Secrets Going Out the Window?August 14th, 2014
Specialized window film can prevent hackers from obtaining "company secrets" through a facility's windows. Government agencies are already using this defense
Recall Alert: ESL And Interlogic Smoke DetectorsAugust 14th, 2014
Radio frequency interference can cause the smoke detectors to fail to alert consumers of a fire. Consumers should stop using this product unless otherwise
Culture Of Workplace Safety Can Deliver Bottom Line ResultsAugust 14th, 2014
Traditionally, companies have kept their health and safety functions separate, hindering collaboration even though it is crucial for organizations to integrate these
Special Feature: Reflective RoofsAugust 13th, 2014
When lowering HVAC energy demands is a goal, the most effective choice is not
Special Feature: Emergency Shower SelectionAugust 13th, 2014
The newest technologies can elevate worker
New High-Performance Sustainable Building Principles Course Now AvailableAugust 13th, 2014
There are no prerequisites for the HP Principles course—industry professionals of all levels are invited to participate.