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Building Operating Management
How Campus Master Planning Must Address ResilienceLocation serves as a building’s first, best line of defense against extreme weather, seismic activity, and other destructive events.

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Using Primers Can Ensure Proper Adhesion of Roof CoatingsEffective coatings specification and application can extend roof performance life


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Roof Fall Fatalities Underscore Need for Following Safety Protocols

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How Green Buildings Impact The Environment

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After Fire at Notre Dame, Fire Safety During Construction Takes On New Urgency




Building Operating Management
Smart, Green Buildings: 3 Stages of DevelopmentThe Building Internet of Things will allow buildings to evolve from dumb and dirty to smart and sustainable.

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Properly Sized Portable Cooling Enhances Occupancy ComfortSelecting the most effective unit for the application means managers need to understand cooling needs and equipment requirements

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Energy Standard Targets Historic Buildings

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Prepare For Elevated Flood Risk Coming This Spring

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Finding Energy Efficiency Opportunities in Existing Buildings




Facility Maintenance Decisions
Practicing Proper Training and Safety for Light Construction EquipmentSuccessful projects call for managers to understand equipment features and functions, as well as effective safety training

Building Operating Management
Occupancy Sensors: Best Practices for Product SelectionHere's what to consider when selecting occupancy sensors and exterior lighting controls products.

Building Operating Management
4 Steps to Getting Roofing Installation RightFacility managers can't be too hands-off with a roofing installation. After awarding the contract, be sure to check in frequently on the project to make sure all is well.

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4 Ways Facility Managers Can Celebrate Earth Day

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SC Johnson Headquarters Shifting to Geothermal Power




Building Operating Management
How LEED Illuminates Efficient Lighting StrategiesLEED awards efficient lighting, lighting quality, and daylighting strategies. Here is what you need to know.

Building Operating Management
Level 2: N+1 Provides Equipment RedundancyN+1 provides stand-by power systems equipment redundancy to maintain power to a load in the event that a single piece of equipment fails.

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Understanding Facility Needs to Implement Best Practices to Improve OperationsColumnist Laurie Gilmer advises managers to rethink their views of best practices

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Groups Seek Input on IoT Cybersecurity

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Specifying New Technology Options For Existing Facilities

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North Carolina Bill Pursues Improved Energy Efficiency



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