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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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How To Get Full Data Center Visibility - Even Underground

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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




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.

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

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Blue Roofs Help Manage Stormwater Runoff

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Nursing Homes Struggle with Generator Requirements




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

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.

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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




Building Operating Management
Is It Time For A Facilities Management Staff Check-Up?Don't get so caught up in KPIs that you let the facilities management department flatline.

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Boilers: Condensing ConsiderationsWhen specifying new boiler technology, managers should not overlook the importance of technician training to ensure the investment performs and delivers as intended

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Indianapolis Museum Plans Major Renovations

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Detroit Hospital Might Lose Aid Over Bugs



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