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Facilities Management - April 2015

The Facility Management landing page for Building Management Professionals.

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Webinar: 'ASHRAE 188P: What to Know about the Latest Draft'

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Nilfisk to Move Americas Headquarters to Brooklyn Park, Minn.

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Taking Reports to the Next Levelpart 2: When Reporting Figures, Pictures Worth a Thousand Wordspart 3: Trends Among Underused Elements of Reporting

  


Building Operating Management
Product Gallery

  


Building Operating Management
The Business Case for Developing Women In Leadershippart 2: Identifying and Remediating Reasons Qualified Women Leavepart 3: How Mentoring Should Be Pursued and Structuredpart 4: First Steps For Scoping Out Women's Initiatives

  


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Interline Launches SupplyWorks, National MRO Products Distribution Brand

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How An Office Building Converted To Health Care Space

Building Operating Management
BUILDING OWNER/FACILITY MANAGER NATIONAL BRAND AWARENESS, USAGE, & PREFERENCE STUDY

  


Building Operating Management
Product Gallery

  


Building Operating Management
Supplier Spotlight

  


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How An Office Building Converted To Health Care Space

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Renovated Space Helps Healthcare Organization With Teaming Efforts

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Commercial Markets Poised for Growth Despite Weaker Global Economy

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Live Simulation Test, Lessons Learned From Move Into New Space

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Quality Management Principles Can Help Facility Managers Resolve Complaints

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RICS Announces 2015 Annual Summit of the Americas to be Held in Los Angeles

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Managers discuss reactive, preventive and predictive maintenance strategies

  


Facility Maintenance Decisions
Developing Financial Skills Can Pay Dividends for Managerspart 2: Budget Building Advice for Maintenance and Engineering Managerspart 3: Life-Cycle Cost Analysis Helps Managers Make Budget Decisions

  


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CBRE Group, Inc. Facilities Management Services Achieved Strong Growth in 2014

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IFMA's Facility Management Credential Programs Earns ANSI Accreditation

Building Operating Management
Product Gallery

  


Facility Maintenance Decisions
As CMMS collect and store more maintenance data, managers discuss strategies for using them to increase productivity and efficiency

  


Facility Maintenance Decisions
Dan Hounsell: Embracing Predictive Maintenance Produces Green Strategypart 2: Dave Lubach: Environmental Issues Dominate Regulatory Compliance Concerns

  


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Seven Tips To Make Building Renovations a Sucess

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Employee Concerns Prompt Change Management Plan

Building Operating Management
Best Payment Models For EV Chargingpart 2: Best Practices for Making EV Charging Fair For Allpart 3: Assessing If (And If So, Where) Installing EV Chargers Is a Good Ideapart 4: EV-Related Innovations in Technology, Regulations, and Incentives

  


Building Operating Management
Energy Efficiency Challenge: Facility Workforce Developmentpart 2: Preparing the Facility Workforce for Zero Net Energypart 3: New Commercial Building Job Titles Emphasize Energy Efficiency

  


Building Operating Management
Gallery: New Products

  


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Change Management Plan Starts During Design Stage

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Accruent Acquires VFA, Inc.

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Dan Hounsell: Honoring the 2014 FMD Achievement Award Winnerspart 2: Dave Lubach: Making the Most of Face-to-Face Networking

  


Building Operating Management
Gallery: New Products

  


Facility Maintenance Decisions
Managers discuss staffing strategies and tactics to meet challenge of expanding and evolving facilities

  


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Greater Los Angeles BOMA Chapter Names The Commons 'Outstanding Building of the Year'

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Ignoring "Frivolous" Complaints Won't Make Problems Go Away For Facility Managers

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Marketing Maintenance: Savvy Managers Spotlight Department Accomplishments

  


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What Is The Internet of Things?

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Cornerstone Taps Transwestern To Manage Trophy Office Building In Downtown Los Angeles

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UniMac Introduces UY Softmount Washer-Extractor Series

Building Operating Management
Gallery: New Products

  


Facility Maintenance Decisions
Lessons in Leadership: Putting People Firstpart 2: Managers Must Concentrate on Continued Department Improvementpart 3: Better Maintenance Organization Improves Efficiency, Effectiveness

  


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Three Not-So-Good Reasons That Facility Managers Ignore Complaints

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Dan Hounsell: Outsourcing is Here to Stay, So Make it Work for Youpart 2: Dave Lubach: Maintenance Managers Add Marketer to List of Important Responsibilities

  


Facility Maintenance Decisions
5 Minutes With Podcast: Clark discusses the challenges his department faced during a period of enrollment growth

  


Building Operating Management
Supplier Spotlight

  


Building Operating Management
What FMs Can Do To Make Interiors More Resilientpart 2: Intriguing Ways FMs Are Shaping Interiors For Occupant Healthpart 3: Evaluating Space Density To Gain Efficiencypart 4: Interesting Ways Biophilia Is Being Applied In Commercial Facilities

  


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FacilityConneX Provides Predictive Facilities Management In The Cloud Anytime, Anywhere

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DENSO Introduces New Pocket-Size Bluetooth 2-D Barcode Scanner

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Uponor Enhances Engineering Resources Website

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Genetec Introduces Sipelia, a New Communications Management Module for Security Center

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Elevance Expands Customer Service and Support Capabilities with E-360 Collaboration

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KMC Introduces Zone Equipment Control (ZEC)

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NAI Harding Dahm Transitioning Its Name to NAI Bradley

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Tesco contracts with Elster for Energy Management

Building Operating Management
Gallery: New Products

  


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Johnson Controls joins White House discussion on reducing the use of high global warming potential refrigerants

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Danfoss Hot Water Conversion Valves for 1-Pipe Steam Systems Help Prepare Buildings for Heating Season

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LUEDECA, Inc. introduces new RS5 sensor for the proven OPTALIGN SMART machinery alignment system.

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Managers offer their insights on the benefits of technicians earning certifications and credentials

  


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World's Manufacturers Rolling Forward on CasterShoX Casters

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Hilti Delivers with SDT 5 Stand Up Decking Tool System

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Linetec To Expand with Third Anodize Line in Wisconsin

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Lonza's Innovative Lonzagard Carbosan D Series of Sanitizers/Disinfectants Helps Combat Foodborne Diseases

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Metl-Span Provides Ultra-modern Look for Madison, Wis., Rejuvenation

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Towel System Is So Smart, It's Patented

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Perkins+Will: Architects help insurers of green, resilient buildings

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The Top 4 Most Common Online Cleanliness Complaints

Building Operating Management
Gallery: New Products

  


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Fluidmesh Solutions Make a Splash at Magic Waters Waterpark

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ASSA ABLOY announces Integration of Aperio Wireless Lock Technology with Software House C•CURE 9000 System

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MaxLite's DLC-Qualified Recessed Troffer Retrofit Kits Offer Seamless Switch to LED Lighting

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ELB Electronics Introduces LED Down Light for CFL Direct Replacement Lamps

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Green Building Council Members Select 2014 'Best of Building' Award Recipients

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Spirax Sarco Introduces BCV43-Series Blowdown Control Valves

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EcoSense Delivers Industry's Highest Efficacy in Its Class

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ARCOM and GreenWizard Partner to Simplify Building Product Selection and Specification Process for Construction Industry

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Hi-Flux LED Slim Strip Lights Help Architectural, Accent, and Security Lighting Designs Shine

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IrriGreen Genius Irrigation System Saves Water, Time, and Mone

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Milwaukee Tool Expands its Leadership Position in Connection Technologies

Building Operating Management
GM's FM Coach: Mari Kay Scottpart 2: Achieving Economic Efficiencies At General Motors Facilitiespart 3: Toolkit Of Leadership Skills For Facilities Managers

  


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Indoor Air Quality Control in Public and Shared Spaces Helps Eliminate Odor Issues

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Revolutionary New Product News from Litetronics

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Daikin Applied Skyline Air Handlers Earn Rigorous Seismic Certifications

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Leviton Expands SmartlockPro AFCI and GFCI Product Lines

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More than Half of U.S. Companies Project Increased Energy Efficiency Investment in 2015

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Bold Patterns, Earthy New Colors Highlight Moz Engravings Collection

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Globe Fire Sprinkler Corp. Receives Factory Mutual Approval for 'The Inch' Dry Concealed Sprinklers.

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J+J Flooring Group Releases Counterbalance, Its Second Collection of Kinetex Textile Composite Flooring

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Reliable Controls Releases 902 MHz Versions of SSE and SSEA Wireless Products

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BRAVO! Receives Industry's Highest Safety Award for 2013

Building Operating Management
How Facility Managers Handle Increasing Workload, Shrinking Budget, Staffpart 2: In-house Or Outsource? Facility Departments Evaluate Staffing Balancepart 3: Technology Helps Facility Managers Do More With Lesspart 4: Facility Strategies To Handle More Work With Fewer Resourcespart 5: Survey: Facility Management Salariespart 6: Survey: Facility Management Outsourcing, Retirement, Satisfaction Resultspart 7: Survey: 2015 Facility Capital And Operating Budget Planspart 8: Survey: 2015 Facility Department Staffing Plans

  


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Ontario College Celebrates Grand Opening of BioEnergy Learning and Research Centre

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Distech Controls Launches First and Only Smoke Control System Based on NiagaraAX Framework

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AIA, CSI and NIBS Publish Updated U.S. National CAD Standard

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AAF International Introduces Energy-Efficient VariCel 2+ Filters with Impress Technology

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FM Benchmarking Aligns with OSCRE Standards

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Kirk's Heavier-Duty Locks Withstand Harsh Environments and Handling for Long Service LIfe

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Schneider Electric Opens New Global R&D Center in Andover, Mass.

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Mitsubishi Electric Adds Second Test Facility to Accommodate Rapid Growth

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Leviton Expands SmartlockPro AFCI and GFCI Product Lines

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Idaho's Tallest Building Showcases Wausau's Unitized Curtainwall, a First in the State

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Dan Hounsell: Data Dilemma — Who Controls Your Departmentpart 2: Dave Lubach: Stewardship, Facilities, and the Role of Maintenance

  


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Handling "Frivolous" Complaints Is A Fine Art For Facility Managers

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Leviton Announces Acquisition of BitWise Controls, LLC

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Armstrong First in Pennsylvania to Earn LEED Platinum Recertification from U.S. Green Building Council

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Grundfos Highlights Cutting-Edge Heating, Cooling and Renewable Solutions at Comfortech 2014

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Washington Square Mall in Indianapolis Now Under JLL Management and Leasing

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New Hilti Laser Range Meters Designed for Challenges

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Zip-UP Ceiling Offers Alternative to Drywall or Suspended Ceilings

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MaxLite Increases Base Wattage in StaxMAX Series of LED Flood Lights

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ASHRAE/IES Propose Adding Verification Requirements to Energy Standard

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Danfoss North America President Set to Address Energy Productivity at Energy 2030 On the Road

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Bradford Allen Completes 16,005-Square-Foot Lease for Long-time Client Ajinomoto Heartland, Inc.

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Maintenance on the Move: Controlling Transportation Costspart 2: How to Find Efficiency in Transportation Methods part 3: Steps to Streamlined Travel Planning, Scheduling

  


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Daikin Applied Skyline Air Handlers Earn Rigorous Seismic Certification

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New Report Shows U.S. Solar Industry Nearing 16 GW of Installed Capacity

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Jon Brownstein Joins AKRF as Vice President

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MapLight Launches Federal Lobbying Database

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Benefits and Future Advancements in New Clean Diesel Technology Highlighted at EPA's West Coast Collaborative Meeting

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On Katrina Anniversary, NRCA Stresses Importance of Hiring Professional Roofing Contractors to Repair Hurricane-Damaged Roofs

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Walker & Dunlop Arranges $33.5 Million for Converted Historic Property

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LEED Proven Provider: New Designation to Streamline the LEED Review Process

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New Request for Information (RFI) on Clean Energy Manufacturing Topic Areas

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Graybar Awarded Flag of Freedom for Hiring Veterans

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Stuart Dean and Western Announce Strategic Alliance

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WEG Electric Introduces the CFW500 Machinery Drive

Facility Maintenance Decisions
The Rise of Net-Zero Buildingspart 2: Defining the Net Zero Conceptpart 3: Establishing a Plan for Net-Zero Buildings

  


Building Operating Management
Gallery: New Products

  


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Vicom4 Outdoor Introduces Stonox: The Eco-Friendly, Self-Cleaning Façade Paint With A 15 Year Guarantee

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Wastequip ‘Crushing It’ with New Precision Series Compactor Line

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Kirk Key Expands Eagle Valve Interlock Series

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ABM Selected as Cleaning Partner of Dodger Stadium

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Brady Launches New Website: BradyBrandProtection.com

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Dan Hounsell: Take a Bow, FMD Achievement Award Winnerspart 2: Dave Lubach: Managers Need to Embrace New Ideas and Technology

  


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Don't Get Walked On: The Role Of Floor Mats In Controlling Slips And Falls In Restaurants

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World's Tallest Observation Wheel Features Banker Wire Mesh

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Our Oldest Machine and Still Popular

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EcoWater Systems Acquires VRTX Technology and Operations; Expands Green Product Portfolio with Chemical-free Water Treatment for Cooling Towers

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PureTech Systems integrates FLIR's ThermoVision® Ultra Wide Thermal Imager

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Ceramic Tile Mural at St. Paul Union Depot Achieved with TEC Products

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WaterSignal Introduces Its Next Generation System To Create Faster Connections, Expand Geographic Reach and Add Services

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The Global EWC Service and Maintenance Market to Increase by More than $437 Million by 2018

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A True Multipurpose Floor Machine

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Sure-Seal Pavement Maintenance Inc. Details the Importance of Line Marking in Parking Lots

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Groundbreaking New Book on Sustainable Parking Design and Management Advances Green Parking Solutions

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Complaints To Facility Managers May Mask Hidden Issues

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CBS ArcSafe Introduces Remote Switch Actuators for ABB/Sace E-Max Circuit Breakers

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Armchem Introduces Autobundle

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Manhattan Software Announces New Release of Manhattan Analytics

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GatorBridge Gives D.C. Police Great Views Of Real-Life Training In A Replica Town

Building Operating Management
FMXcellence Winners Make A Big Impact By Tackling Business Prioritiespart 2: Advance Work Critical To Successful Delivery Of Leon County Public Safety Complexpart 3: 'Students First' Program Shapes Des Moines Public Schools' Facility Managementpart 4: U.S. Customs and Border Protection Meets Multiple Objectives With Modernization Project part 5: Keeping George Washington University's Core Mission In Mind Helps Facility Department Meet Green Goalspart 6: Westminster Schools' Energy Efficiency Efforts Are Born From Successful Water Projectpart 7: FMXcellence: See Videos Of The Winners

  


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Tennant Heavy-Duty Battery Scrubber Will Run 8-Hour Shift in Economy Mode

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Techspray Expands Eco-dFluxer Inline and Batch Cleaner Product Line

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New COVER Financing Program From Cambridge Sound Makes It Easier To Budget Sound Masking Installations

Building Operating Management
Gallery: New Products

  


Building Operating Management
Supplier Spotlight

  


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TEC Launches Mobile App

Building Operating Management
Gallery: New Products

  


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Temperature and Humidity Data Loggers Help Investigate Moisture Damage at Apartment Complex

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Lonza's Disinfectant Formulations Are Now EPA Approved To Combat Deadly Antibiotic-Resistant CRE Bacteria

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Recruiting Strategies: Finding and Keeping Top Talentpart 2: Where Maintenance Managers Find Qualified Helppart 3: Finding Qualified Candidates Sometimes Presents Major Challenge

  


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Power Plant Sees 70 Percent Space Savings with Vidmar

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Legrand Introduces Evolution Series Ceiling Box

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The Need for a Restroom Cleaning Checklist

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American Time Wi-Fi Network Clocks Now Support International Daylight Saving Time

Facility Maintenance Decisions
2014 FMD Achievement Awards Winners Named

  


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2020 K St. Earns BOMA 360 Performance Program Designation For Excellence In Building Management

Building Operating Management
Economic Sustainability Can Justify Facility Investments

  


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Facility Managers Have To Know Where To Draw The Line About Complaints

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Custom Equipment Upgrades Its HB-830 Low-Level Scissor Lift: New Lift Offers Exceptional Productivity on Low-Level Jobs

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Legrand Introduces New Line Of Rubber And Watertight Products

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WaterSignal Introduces Its Next Generation System To Create Faster Connections, Expand Geographic Reach and Add Services

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No Chemicals … No Problem

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America's Most Advanced Integrator of Chemical-free Cleaning Technologies Forms New Alliances to Meet Growing Marketplace Demand

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Lista Announces STAK System Storage And Handling System

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Orbio Innovation Displaces Traditional Packaged Chemicals

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Banker Wire Provides Building Design Solution for Northwestern Mutual

Building Operating Management
FM Training Budgets: Survey Offers Benchmarkspart 2: Training Survey: Facility Department Needs and Benefits

  


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Extractor is Powerful, Yet Cost Effective

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ND Metering Solutions Brings Metering Innovation To The US

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All New Taskforce CFV Machines Offer Superior Power and Performance

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Despite 500 Percent Population Increase, Water Use Stays Same With 'Demand Management'

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National Renewable Energy Laboratory Installs Dedicated Biamp Audio Systems in High Tech Energy Systems Integration Facility

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Bobcat Launches Tier 4 500 Frame-size Loaders With Non-DPF Emissions Solution

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VIEVU announces VIEVU², a Prosumer Wearable Wi-Fi Video Camera

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Managers offer their insights on the challenges of working with outside help at their facilities

  


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Temperature Complaints May Not Be Frivolous

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Phigenics To Deliver Ongoing Smart Water Management Services To VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System

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Cerro Wire Introduces Steel Pulling Grips

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Dan Hounsell: Less Paper, Big Benefits for Data Collectionpart 2: Dave Lubach: No Common Ground Among Managers for Outsourcing

  


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Unintended Consequences of Reflective Pavements

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ITW Professional Brands Introduces Spray Nine Wipes

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Petainer Launches BPA-Free Water Cooler Container As "Tide Turns" Against Toxic Compound

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ABM Launches Healthcare Support Services Business to Meet Evolving Needs of the Healthcare Market

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Tennant "E" Series Carpet Extractors Achieve Top Honors from the Carpet and Rug Institute

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Ingersoll Rand Announce Partnership With Feedback Data

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GSA Public Buildings Service Transforms Federal Real Estate Leasing With Appian BPM

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The Gold Package from Powr-Flite

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Deferred Maintenance: Turning Crisis Into Strategypart 2: Underfunding Routine Maintenance Leads to Problemspart 3: Putting a Deferred Maintenance Plan Into Action

  


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The ‘Standard’ Of The Industry In No-Touch Cleaning

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Safe Filter Bag Removal

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Banker Wire Weaves Sophistication With Fun For Railing at Manatee Technical Institute

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Gas Cabinet Scales Now Easier To Integrate With Existing Monitoring Systems

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Custom Equipment's HB-1030 Provides Exceptional Capacity, Safety for Range of Applications

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The Deuter Difference

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Interior Systems, Inc. Introduces Product and Brand Books

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Ecova Announces New Water Outlier Investigation

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Legrand Launches Integrated Cable Management

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Dancing With The Wand

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Clorox 4 in One Disinfectant & Sanitizer Tackles Multiple Surfaces for a More Complete Clean in Just One Step

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Mokon Introduces Positive & Negative Pressure Heat Transfer Oil System

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New Study Shows Air Sealing is Essential for All Insulation Types

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Dan Hounsell: How to Change the Image of Maintenancepart 2: Dave Lubach: Pay It Forward — Complete the Technology Circle

  


Facility Maintenance Decisions
Survival Requires Tough Choices on Maintenance Department Structurepart 2: Which Model is Best: Decentralized or Centralized?part 3: Choose Wisely Which Department Structure Model to Use

  


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The Facts and Figures About U.S. Buildings

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Tacony Corporation Partners With The National Service Alliance

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Virtual Walkthrough in 3D with GRAPHISOFT BIMx and ZEISS cinemizer OLED Glasses

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Viracon Glass Brings The Comfort Of Natural Light To Michigan Children’s Hospital

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New Fast Gum-Removal System Transforms Two Major Shopping Centres And Stratford's Olympic Site

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Cintas Floor Care Management Program First To Earn NFSI High-Traction Certification

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US Products Launches USProductsTV

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LOKRING Technology LLC Releases Updated Installation Procedures Document

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Oven Industries Inc. Offers Solutions For Critical Temperature Control

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Extractor Is Smart, Powerful, and Quiet

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Securian's New Streetscape Boosts Downtown St. Paul Beautification And Environmental Plans

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Managers discuss their successes and challenges when tapping into technology

  


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Elevate Your Effectiveness: How Distributors Can Use Analytical Solutions to Improve Their Effectiveness

Building Operating Management
Gallery: New Products

  


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The New Polaris GEM eM 1400

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Replacement Vacuum Cups for Ergonomic Lifters

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Questioning The RFP — What Cleaning Contractors Should Know About RFPs

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Financing Facility Retrofits: The Power of the Negawattpart 2: What is a Negawatt?

  


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How Facility Managers Can Use Facebook and Other Social Media

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New Tablet App Makes Hand Washing Fun for Pre-School Kids

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Polaris Introduces Another RZR Beyond Compare

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Facility Managers Can Educate Tenants To Reduce Complaints

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The Difference Between Real And Apparent Soiling

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More Effective Way to Clean Commercial Kitchen Floors

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Mountain Backpacks Designed for Vacuuming

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WaterSignal Installs Real-Time Water Usage Monitors In Two of Atlanta's Largest Malls: Lenox Square & Phipps Plaza

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Mountain Backpacks Designed for Vacuuming

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Stuart Dean Restores, Beautifies Sanctuary of Historic Church in Newton, Massachusetts

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Sanitaire Introduces New Extractor With Wide-Cleaning Path, Easy Operation