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Building Operating Management
How Does the Building Internet of Things Compare with Current BAS?The B-IoT may look pretty similar to the existing BAS state of the art. But there are some key differences in capabilities and functionality.

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Roofing Projects: Early-Phase Focus, Long-Term SuccessAttention to design, warranties and qualified contractors up front can be the difference between success and failure


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10 Steps to Get Ready for the Electrical Needs of Today and Tomorrow

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NIOSH Targets Safety of Young Workers

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Curiosity is Key to Success in Facilities Management




Facility Maintenance Decisions
Higher Education: HVAC Upgrades Drive Sustainability, Energy EfficiencyStrategies for identifying opportunities and scoping system upgrades to produce bottom-line benefits

Building Operating Management
Understand the Pros and Cons of VRFs for Trading FloorsWeigh the benefits vs the potential high costs and code limitations of VRF installation to determine if a VRF is right for your trading floor space.

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Historic L.A. Memorial Coliseum Gets $315 Million Renovation

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New Hawaiian Hospital to Install 500 Security Cameras




Facility Maintenance Decisions
Maintenance: From Cost Center To Successful InvestmentEngaged technicians can help managers revamp a department's image and drive an organization's success

Building Operating Management
How To Do Asset Management for Doors and Door HardwareBecause of their high level of use, and therefore difficult maintenance requirements, it's critical to match door and door hardware products with the proper application.

Building Operating Management
How to Tackle 4 Challenges in Planning Smart BuildingsThe benefits to smart buildings are many, but these challenges to implementation must be dealt with effectively.

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Plants Don’t Do Much for IAQ: Study




Building Operating Management
Long-Term Strategic Plans Lead to Energy Efficiency SuccessUsing funds smartly means focusing on energy efficiency, which has led to Des Moines Public Schools being named Energy Star Partner of the Year eight years in a row.

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Active Shooters: The Role of Door HardwareCareful planning and follow-through ensure locks, handles, hinges and operators protect occupants and help achieve security goals

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Teamwork for Successful Commercial Office UpgradesEarly attention to goals, budgets and schedules can ensure renovations of commercial office buildings deliver benefits

Facility Maintenance Decisions
How Resilient Are Your Facilities?As potential threats to facilities mount, managers face questions about the ability to prepare for, respond to and return to full operation after a crisis

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Standard on Healthy Building Water Systems in the Works

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Green Threepeat: Chicago Named Greenest City for Third Year in a Row

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Chicago Landmark’s Restrooms Deliver Style and Performance




Facility Maintenance Decisions
Boilers and Water Heaters: Training Tactics

Building Operating Management
Is It Time to Replace or Revamp Your Access Control System?Build your team, evaluate possible integration with current systems, and select the right product for your building: These are the steps to follow if your existing access control system needs to be updated.

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New $41.5 Million New York Library Fails Accessibility Tests

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Many California Classrooms Don’t Have Sufficient Ventilation: Study



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