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Building Operating Management
Higher Education Facilities Embrace Student Collaboration, Skills TrainingNew strategies of teaching and learning are necessitating new facilities strategies as well. Here's how one college is rising to the challenge.

Building Operating Management
How To Diagnose Facilities Management Staffing IssuesIf your facilities management department has a fever, the only prescription is more collaboration. But first, diagnose the exact issue. Here's how.


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How To Get Full Data Center Visibility - Even Underground

Facility Maintenance Decisions
4 Steps to Personal ProtectionEffective worker protection goes well beyond gloves and goggles

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Grounds: Successful Soil StrategyUtility vehicle use, water conservation and security issues shape manager’s decisions in maximizing the appearance and health of parks

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Dorm Upgrades Force Out Students

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Mixed Bag For Climate Change Measures in Midterms




Building Operating Management
3 Steps To Planning A Fire Safety System UpgradeIf your fire safety system needs to be replaced, follow these tips for a successful upgrade.

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Mowers: Ensuring Safe OperationMower features and functions can provide safety — but only if operators use them

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Certification Targets Maintenance, Construction in Facilities

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Grants Pay for School Security Upgrades

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Capturing Solar Power Wherever the Sun Shines




Building Operating Management
Innovations in Green Roofs Bring BenefitsVegetative roofs help save energy, reduce stormwater runoff, and make the building more attractive and valuable.

Facility Maintenance Decisions
How Roof Inspections Vary by TypeRoof inspection programs can be more effective if technicians perform regular roof management, which includes removing debris and cleaning around drains.

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Colleges Revamp Building Design To Lure Students

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The Birds and the Bees and a Fox on the Roof




Facility Maintenance Decisions
PPE: Performance and ComfortEffective worker protection goes well beyond gloves and goggles

Building Operating Management
6 Steps To Get Funding for Security UpgradesThough security is top of mind for upper management, funding for security isn't always a priority. Here's how to change that.

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Blue Roofs Help Manage Stormwater Runoff

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Nursing Homes Struggle with Generator Requirements




Building Operating Management
What Facilities Managers Need To Know About Onsite PowerA growing range of options for onsite power means facility managers should educate themselves about the best fit for their facilities.

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Grounds: The Graffiti BattleUtility vehicle use, water conservation and security issues shape manager’s decisions in maximizing the appearance and health of parks

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ASHRAE Compiles Legionnaires' Resources

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Accessibility Mapping Focuses on Facilities

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Solar Costs Less Than Coal, Natural Gas: Report



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