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.
Special Report: Picking The Fluff Off A HeapJuly 25th, 2005
Throwing away garbage doesn't mean it will never turn up in a building
FM Issue: Fire Management and Building CodesJuly 18th, 2005
In providing an effective fire safety system, building codes are a significant part of the
The Facility Technologist: Asset TaggingJuly 2nd, 2005
From simple bar codes to far reaching radio signals, this electronic management strategy can put facility managers in
IAQ Trends: The Invisible MenaceJuly 1st, 2005
Nanoparticles in the airstream can contribute to bad IAQ and health problems in facilities.
Green Solutions: Dimming The LightsJuly 1st, 2005
Lighting with individual controls is saving energy and money in a multi-function data center.
Sustainable By Design: A Look Into Wind EnergyJuly 1st, 2005
With renewable energy sources gaining more attention, power from the wind is one to consider.
Green Solutions: Water Treatment An All-Around PerformerJune 27th, 2005
The installation of a dealkalyzer system at a manufacturing plant saves more than one million gallons of water
Professional Development: The European Facility ManagerJune 26th, 2005
Guest Contributor Fred Kloet feels the groundwork for a global interpretation of the profession is being prepared
Services & Maintenance: Outer LimitsJune 9th, 2005
Assessing the condition of the exterior elements of a facility on a regular basis helps to maximize