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Building Operating Management
Setting the Timeline for Long-Term Energy PlanningThe right timeframe makes all the difference in energy efficiency planning. And results must be tracked and reported accurately.

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Properly Sizing Chillers for Improved Energy EfficiencyWith careful planning, upgrades of boilers, chillers and air-handling units can improve efficiency, comfort and savings


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Get Connected: Smart Buildings and the Internet of Things

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Trump Organization Could Owe Millions in Climate Fines

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Significant Flood Event Threatens Southern California Facilities




Facility Maintenance Decisions
Specifying Plumbing Products to Minimize MaintenanceBy effectively diagnosing plumbing problems and performing successful upgrades, managers can help minimize utility costs

Building Operating Management
4 Facilities Strategies to Improve Student ProductivityConsider these facilities strategies as student productivity paradigms are changing from measuring credit hours earned to evaluating and emphasizing quality of education.

Building Operating Management
Where to Find Big Data for Improving Occupant ExperienceIn many cases, the data you need to analyze and improve occupant experience already exists in your building. The challenges are extracting it and making it actionable.

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CDC Offers Pool Chemical Safety Resources

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Architect Proposes New Green Notre Dame Cathedral

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Recalled Sit/Stand Workstations Pose Injury Hazard




Building Operating Management
What Makes a Rooftop Unit High-Performance?High-performance rooftop units (RTUs) offer many improvements over standard RTUs. Here's a rundown of the advantages.

Building Operating Management
Why Cold Aisle Air-Flow Management WorksUnderstanding the assumptions that make cold-aisle monitoring work is important to ensure the strategy is successful.

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Understanding How Roofing Issues OccurEffective roof management requires an understanding of system conditions and long-term facility plans

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Can Air Conditioners Help Save the World?

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Illinois Hospital Nearly Shut Down by Floods




Building Operating Management
How to Make the Financial Case for Health and WellnessSeveral studies and real-world success stories show that focusing on occupant health and wellness reaps demonstrable financial rewards.

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Achieving Design for Maintainability GoalsMaintainability is inherent to building system design, and it ensures the ease, accuracy, safety and economy of maintenance tasks within that system.

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New Jersey Building Recognized as LEED Project of The Year

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Higher Ed Rethinking Breastfeeding Spaces




Building Operating Management
How To Select a New Roofing SystemUse this 30-point checklist to evaluate options when choosing a new roof for your facility.

Building Operating Management
7 Steps for Successful Creative EngagementCreative engagement is a rigorous, collaborative process that joins project teams, facility stakeholders, and end-users for purposes of designing a space.

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Landscapes and Integrated Pest ManagementFocusing on equipment performance, water efficiency and chemical use can benefit operations and the environment

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NEMA Targets Electrical Energy Storage Systems

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FM Helps Create the School Buildings Kids Need to Succeed

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Green Roofs and Their Benefit to IAQ



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