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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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Get Connected: Smart Buildings and the Internet of Things

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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




Building Operating Management
How FMs are Using Internships, Apprenticeships to Develop TalentIf you can't find the right facility manager, build your own. Here's how leading organizations are using internships and apprenticeships to develop the next generation of FM.

Building Operating Management
Teaming Up for Long-Term Energy EfficiencyFrom utilities to energy contractors to your operations staff, engage partners with the right expertise to ensure long-term energy efficiency success.

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Advances in Paints and Coatings Have Long-Term BenefitsSpecifying to meet facility sustainability needs means staying abreast of changes in products and applications

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Lawn Mower Rollover Results in Man’s Death

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Are Active Shooter Drills Effective?

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Elevators See Major Technology Advances in the Wake of Disasters




Facility Maintenance Decisions
Specifying HVAC Equipment Based on Facility NeedsWith careful planning, upgrades of boilers, chillers and air-handling units can improve efficiency, comfort and savings

Building Operating Management
3 Higher Ed Facility Strategies to Improve CollaborationFacility managers should respond to the trend toward collaboration by providing maker-spaces, tiered classrooms, and a range of community and informal meeting spaces.

Building Operating Management
How to Use Big Data to Improve Occupant ExperienceUsing smart technology to improve occupant experience is the next wave of facility management. Here is how to get started.

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DOE Updates Tools for Building Energy Modeling

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Detroit Files Lawsuit Over Failing LED Streetlights

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Government Facilities Struggle to Implement Cybersecurity




Facility Maintenance Decisions
Upgrading Plumbing Systems to Improve EfficiencyBy effectively diagnosing plumbing problems and performing successful upgrades, managers can help minimize utility costs

Building Operating Management
Understanding High-Efficiency Rooftop Air Conditioning UnitsCompanies nationwide could save roughly $1 billion annually in energy costs by replacing 10- to 20-ton RTUs with units that meet the high performance RTU specification.

Building Operating Management
Air-Flow Management Strategies for Data CentersMonitor IT loads in each cold aisle and adjust air flow delivered into the cold aisle to deliver an appropriate amount of cooling air for the load in that aisle.

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Legionnaires' Found in Multiple California Facilities

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D.C. City-Wide Plan Addresses Flooding and Other Threats

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Building Automation: Connecting Creative Communities



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