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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.

Life Cycle Management Trends Bonus: An Overview

Life Cycle Management Trends Bonus: An Overview

How do facilities benefit from a systematic approach?...Read More...

The Facility Technologist: Full Speed Ahead

The Facility Technologist: Full Speed Ahead

Facility management trends are increasingly driven by...Read More...

Life Cycle Management Trends: The FM And The Environment

Life Cycle Management Trends: The FM And The Environment

By incorporating life cycle assessment into buildings, facility managers can lower their environmental footprint....Read More...

Sustainable By Design: Lessons for FMs, From The Halls Of Academia

Sustainable By Design: Lessons for FMs, From The Halls Of Academia

On many college campuses, facility managers and students are working together to further environmental action....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...

The Facility Technologist: Communication Frustrations

The Facility Technologist: Communication Frustrations

Inadequate networks can prove to be the fly in the VoIP...Read More...

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HVAC Trends: Filtering Out The Rest

Advances in filter media and duct insulation help facility managers create productive, efficient work...Read More...

FM Frequency: Staying In Touch To Keep Facilities Running Smoothly

FM Frequency: Staying In Touch To Keep Facilities Running Smoothly

Crane offers some practical advice to keep your hardware from shutting down at the worst time....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...