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COVID-19 Decontamination: How to Harness UV-C Light to Disinfect Facilities


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School District Implements IAQ and Coronavirus Safety Measures for Reopening

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4 Air Quality Technologies Can Mitigate Coronavirus Spread

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Operations and Maintenance Considerations for Peak Boiler Efficiency

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Healthcare Facilities Challenged By Virtual Survey Documentation

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Fire Safe? Answer These Critical Questions About Building Fire Protection

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FM Perspective: As a Young FM, Be Curious, Always Willing to Learn

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Chinese Building Walks to New Location. Wait, What? 

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The Hidden Threat of Corrosion in Water-Based Fire Sprinkler Systems

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Four Hurdles on the Path to Smart Buildings

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4 Building Analytics Strategies for COVID-19 Building Operations

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HVAC Strategies for Higher Education During the Pandemic

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Super Cool Paint Keeps Surfaces Below Ambient Temperature

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Chicago Breweries Prepare for COVID Winter with HVAC Upgrades

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How to Meet Maintenance Demands with Reduced Budgets

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Research Shows Ultraviolet Lamp Kills Coronavirus Without Risk to People

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For HVAC Optimization, High-Hanging Fruit Doesn't Have to Mean 'Expensive'

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Good News on Coronavirus in Schools?

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Modular Construction: Despite Benefits, Healthcare Adoption Is Slow

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Understanding Maintenance Requirements for Roof Coatings Systems

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School IAQ Crisis? ‘Open window is not gonna cut it’

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Pandemics, Healthy Buildings, and the Role of Maintenance

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Roof Coatings: Inspection and Testing to Ensure Proper Installation

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Completing the Diversity Plan for an FM Organization

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University Physical Plant in COVID-19 Spotlight

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COVID-19 Reopening Risk: Is There Legionella in Your Building's Water?

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Return-to-School Issues Can Offer Lessons For Healthcare Facilities

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What Is CMMS's Role in Commissioning and Beyond?

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HVAC Problems Delay Opening of NYC Schools

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Higher Education Looks Outside for Alternative Workspaces

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How to Get Retro-commissioning Right

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2nd Annual Vision Awards Winners Announced

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Making the Grade: When to Go From Class B to Class A

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5 Steps Buildings Should Take to Prevent Coronavirus Spread

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U.S. Commits Billions to National Park Maintenance

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FM Perspective: Bringing Your "A" Game to Customer Service

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Training and Certification Requirements for Maintaining Fire Alarm Systems

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Lessons Learned about Occupant Satisfaction During the Pandemic

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Rethinking Restroom Sanitation Practices During the Pandemic

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How to Plan HVAC Systems for Long-Term Performance

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3 Strategies to Prevent HVAC from Spreading Airborne Coronavirus

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How Educational Facilities Are Tackling Coronavirus

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Why FMs Must Be Communicators Par Excellence

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How to Focus on Occupant Experience During the Coronavirus Pandemic

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How Modular Healthcare Facilities Aided Pandemic Response

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Safe From Legionnaires? Insurers Scrutinize Building Reopening Plans

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Design Lessons from Healthcare Can Help Prevent Infection Spread in Restrooms

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What Role Does HVAC Play in Reducing Coronavirus Risks in Buildings?

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Pandemic Recovery Planning: A 10-Step Process

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Health and Safety Must Be Priority for Returning Office Workers

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Is Financial Help Coming for National Parks?

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How Should HVAC Systems Respond to Airborne Coronavirus?

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Is Aggressive Disinfection Hurting Occupants’ Health?

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School District Juggles Construction Projects During the Pandemic

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$116 Billion Price Tag To Reopen Schools

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How Coronavirus is Shifting Strategies for Parking Garages

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Mower Specification: Understanding Equipment Options

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Considerations for Hospital and Healthcare Facility Evacuations

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COVID-19 Will Complicate Hospital Evacuations

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Understanding Restroom Design Shifts in Schools, Hospitality Facilities

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Mower Specification: Cost Considerations

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Are High-Rise Elevators COVID-19 Death Traps? 

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Making the Most of Mowers

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Restroom Design Trends Focused on Infection Control

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Experts Say Public Restrooms and Offices Should Be Re-Engineered to Control Infections

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CDC Guidelines Target Reopened Office Buildings

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Maximizing Investments in Light-Construction Equipment

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Specification Strategies for Light-Construction Equipment

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Paints and Coatings Applications for Long-Term Performance

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New Normal for Facilities Starts To Emerge

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Legionnaires' Disease: Detection and Treatment Considerations

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Light-Construction Equipment: Training Pays Dividends

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Tactics for Successful Surface Prep and Paint Applications

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How Workplace Design Supports Community, Collaboration

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Strategies for Preventing Legionnaires' Disease

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5 Steps to Prepare Psychologically for Building Reopening

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How Will Schools Operate Post-Pandemic?

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For Fire Safety Systems, Going Beyond Code May Pay Off

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4 Strategies for Cooling Efficiency in Existing Buildings

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Light-Construction Grounds Equipment Comes of Age

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Paints: The Bottom Line on Surface Preparation

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Happiness Matters: How the Post-Pandemic Workplace Should Support Occupants

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3-Step Plan for Legionnaires' Disease: Prevent, Detect, Treat

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How to Plan Fire Safety and Suppression Systems During Renovations

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6 Facility Strategies to Prevent Coronavirus Spread

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Report Addresses UV Technology in Fighting Coronavirus

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Early Fire Safety Systems Planning Saves Time, Money

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Avoiding Pitfalls: Successful Technology Selection and Implementation

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8 Steps to a Successful Emergency Communication System

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Hospitals without Walls Waiver Allows ASCs to Provide Hospitals Relief

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Minimizing Coronavirus Transmission through Hospital Mechanical and Plumbing Systems

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Gathering Data, Assessing Needs: Successful Technology Selection and Implementation

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Building Exteriors Enhance Resilience Against Extreme Weather

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Coronavirus Slows Construction, Delays Notre Dame Restoration

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Decommissioned Hospital to Reopen for Coronavirus Patients

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Wants vs. Needs: Successful Technology Selection and Implementation

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A Career Trajectory in Data Center Operations

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Backpack Blower Recalled Due to Laceration Hazard

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Data Center Guru Chris Wade Is Cool Under Pressure

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What Can a Smart Building Platform Do For You?

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Energy Efficiency in the Age of Coronavirus 

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How to Develop In-House Product Standards

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Custom Built vs. Marketplace Smart Building Platforms

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What You Need to Know About Stand-Alone Boiler Controls

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Biometrics, Smartphones Poised to Replace Key Cards

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Understand the Benefits and Limitations of Smart Building Platforms

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Preparing for Outbreak: How Hospitals Brace for Infectious Diseases

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Communication, Responsiveness Are Keys for Successful Design Assist Projects

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4 Steps to Ease the Transition to a New Outsourcing Partner

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EPA Registers First Disinfectants Effective Against Candida Auris

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‘Super Flush’ Tests Baseball Stadium’s New Restroom Facilities

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How to Keep Legacy Data Centers Productive

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Why Professional Development is Worth the Effort

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Biophilia in Existing Buildings: Keeping the Momentum

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Time-Lapse Video Shows Construction of First Coronavirus Hospital

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Can Coronavirus Spread Through Building Pipes? 

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How Design Assist Can Help Meet Tight Construction Deadlines

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How to Get the Most from a Condensate Recovery System

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Paints and Coatings: Contractor Considerations

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NFMT Turns 20 With Its Best Show Yet

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U.S. Hospitals Preparing for Coronavirus Outbreak

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NYPD Facilities Violate ADA, Judge Rules

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Huge Chicago Hospital to Be Renovated into a Hotel

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With Credentials, Continuing Education, the Sky's the Limit for FMs

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After Recent Death, NYC Spotlights Dangerous Building Facades

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Surface Preparation Dictates Success of Paints and Coatings Applications

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Beyond Biophilic Design: How to Operate Natural Buildings

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China Trying to Build Hospital for Coronavirus In Six Days

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The Facilities Manager's Guide to Disruption

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Microsoft Pledges to Offset All Its Emissions Since 1975

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Common Sense Steps to Prevent Coronavirus, Other Infections in Facilities

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Paints and Coatings Finishes Contribute to Performance, Appearance

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NYC Moves Toward Making Buildings Safer for Birds

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Presence of Pan-Resistant C. Auris Growing in New York

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Planning Paints and Coatings Applications That Deliver Benefits

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Good News on U.S. Greenhouse Gas Emissions in 2019

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Biophilia, Reliable Tech: Two Keys to Open Office Success

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Three Legionnaires' Cases May Be Linked to Illinois Hospital

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Researchers Discover Smog Munching Building Coating

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Overcoming Open Office Obstacles That Sabotage Success

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Disruptive Forces Promise to Transform Facilities

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Are You Required to Do Parking Garage Inspections?

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More Than 1,000 NYC Buildings in Violation of Sprinkler Law

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Honeywell's Niagara-Based IP Controller

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Should FMs Hold Their Horses on Adopting 5G?

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How BIM Improves Healthcare Facility Design and Operations

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Irrigation Issues for Sustainable Grounds

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Tiny Holes Can Make Solar Cells Nearly Crystal Clear

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Evaluating the Effectiveness of a Fire Alarm System

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Trump Nominates New Architect of the Capitol

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Transferring Facilities Management Leadership Skills

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Expanded Opportunities for Higher Education Facility Upgrades

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How to Plan for Fire Alarm System Replacement

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Can Energy Models Help Healthcare Facilities Reduce Energy Use?

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Sustainable Grounds: Spotlight on Mulching and Recycling

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Does Your Fire Alarm System Need an Upgrade or Replacement?

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Canadian Hospital Criticized for Use of Duct Tape

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Understanding System Specifics To Ensure Successful HVAC Upgrades

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Securing Funding Remains Constant Challenge for Public School FM

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Concrete That Sheds Water Better Than A Duck’s Back

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NYC Buildings Will Be Required to Display Energy Grade

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What Is BACnet's Role in the Building Internet of Things?

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Strategies and Tactics for Sustainable Grounds

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4 Factors Driving Healthcare Interior Planning

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Landscaping Can Tell Sprinklers to Shut It With Sensors

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Curiosity is Key to Success in Facilities Management

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How Does the Building Internet of Things Compare with Current BAS?

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

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How to Tackle 4 Challenges in Planning Smart Buildings

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Teamwork for Successful Commercial Office Upgrades

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Many California Classrooms Don’t Have Sufficient Ventilation: Study

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Code Considerations for Effective Fire Protection

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What Can the Building Internet of Things Do for FMs?

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Legionnaires' Outbreak Tied to State Fair in Texas

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4 Tough Questions to Ask About Renovation Planning

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What Is the Building Internet of Things?

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Commercial Office Upgrades: Timing Matters

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BOMA Chicago Sues City Over Fair Workweek Ordinance

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Rite-Hite's Opti-Vu

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Climate Neutral: New Certification Helps Recognize Net Zero Carbon Companies

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How to Make the Money Case for Health and Wellness

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Public School FM Makes Students His Top Priority

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Can Smartphones Drive Citywide Energy Efficiency?

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Maintenance Woes Plague Building Museum

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Key Components of Fire Protection Systems

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4 Factors Driving Healthcare Interior Planning

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Penn State Cuts Greenhouse Gas Emissions by One-Third

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New Hospital Must Deal With Flooding, Seismic Liquefaction Risks

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Commercial Office Upgrades: Cost Considerations

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How Retrocommissioning Leads to Long-Term Energy Efficiency

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NYC Map Shows Progress on Emissions

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Bird’s-Eye View: Drone Boosts Irrigation Efficiency

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Essentials of Successful Fire Protection

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A Modest Proposal: What If We Air Condition the Outdoors?

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Commercial Office Building Renovations

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Extending Roof Coating Life, Protecting Facilities

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Change Agent: Revamping Maintenance for Energy Efficiency, Productivity

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Achievement Awards: Shining a Spotlight on Maintenance

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10 Keys to Monitoring-Based Commissioning Success

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Water Watch on Plumbing Systems

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Using CFD Analysis to Prevent HVAC Equipment Oversizing

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Roof Inspections and Streamlining Maintenance

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Smart Buildings At High Risk for Cyber Attacks: Study

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Lean Management and the Role of Standardization

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Worker on Renovation Project Critically Injured in Forklift Accident

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Water Watch: Identifying HVAC Culprits

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Common Substrates for Paints and Coatings

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Adjustable Height Workstations Recalled

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Take Charge of EV Infrastructure

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Roof Inspections: Establishing a Plan

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A New Deal For Buildings

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The Role of School Design in Mitigating Mass Shootings

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4 More Legionnaires' Cases at Illinois Senior Facility

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What Is The Building Owner's Role in Cybersecurity?

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How to Help Patients Find Their Way in Healthcare Facilities

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Ant Infestation at Georgia Veterans Facility Investigated

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How to Implement New Technologies Into Emergency Communication

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Water Watch: Strategies for Conservation

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Surface Issues: Matching Paints and Substrates

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As Cybercrime Increases, More Resources Arrive to Fight It

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Roof Inspections and Extended Performance Life

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Maintenance Tech Saves Lives in Maine Building Explosion

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Runaway Utility Vehicles Prompt Recall

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Higher Education Facilities in the Sustainability Spotlight

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Lean Management: The Facilities Impact

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How Technology is Changing Emergency Communication

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4 Issues in Successful Plumbing Upgrades

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How Have Buildings Changed Since 9/11?

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Patient Sues Illinois Hospital After Contracting Legionnaires’ Disease

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Sensors, Better Communication Tech Mean Better Data for Boilers

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3 Workplace Design Trends Shaping Tomorrow's Offices

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Plumbing Renovations That Deliver

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Biophilic Design, Smart Systems Lead to Happier Patients, Better Outcomes

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Understanding Common Cybersecurity Weaknesses in Buildings

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Cybersecurity Must Be a Priority for Building Owners

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Roofing Upgrades and Warranty Issues

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New Tech and Design Trends Shape Healthcare Facilities

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Listen Up! How to Improve Occupant Experience

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Platinum in Portland: Moda Center Achieves LEED First

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Construction Success: Proper Planning, Good Communication, Right People

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Bend the Budget Like Beckham: Miami Stadium Site Requires $50 Million in Arsenic Clean-Up

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How Façade Inspection Leads to Damage Repair

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3 Security Technologies Making Waves in Facilities Management

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Vision Awards Recognize Building Product Excellence

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Will Deferred Maintenance Doom a City’s Museum?

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Requirements for a Façade Inspection

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QA Graphics' BAS Vector Symbol Library

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Monnit Corporation's ALTA Insure

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Honeywell's Enterprise Building Integration, Command and Control Suite and Digital Video Manager

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Contractor's Role in Roofing Upgrades

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Tips for Improving Worker Safety During Data Center Construction

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JLG Industries' JLG 3246R Scissor Lift

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Simon Roofing Releases SR PreVision

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How to Set Your Construction Project Up for Success

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For Data Centers, Design with Construction Safety in Mind

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National Disgrace: Parks Battle Huge Maintenance Backlog

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K-12 Districts Battle Major Health Hazards

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Two Cases of Legionnaires’ Confirmed at Connecticut Rehab Facility

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Success in a Male-Dominated Data Center Industry

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How to Ensure a Successful Façade Inspection

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Engineers Design System to Cool Buildings Without Electricity

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Getting The Most Out of Irrigation Systems

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Airport Embraces True Nature to Save Millions on Water

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Legionnaires’ Shuts Down Atlanta Hotel

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University Whips Up Resilient Grounds Management Practice

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Use an Inclusive Approach to Build the Facilities Management Team

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RS180 Mixer-Pump for High-Volume Gypsum Applications Offers

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Elevator Failures at Chicago High-Rise Rattle Passengers

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How To Do Needs Assessment For Door and Door Hardware Selection

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How New Buildings Maximize Energy Savings

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State Weighs Massive Maintenance Bond Proposal

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Lead Contamination Crisis Is Widespread and Little Spoken

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Regular Inspections and Testing Keep Fire Sprinklers Working Properly

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$1.5 Billion Philadelphia Healthcare Pavilion Project Using Lean Practices, Offsite Fabrication

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Lions Not Amused by Zoo's Safety Drill

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7 Ways Artificial Intelligence Is the Future of FM

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Medieval Pub Adopts Modern Food Waste Disposal Technology

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HMIs Provide Extensive Communication and IIoT Capabilities

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Understand the BAS's Role in Facilities Management

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Climate Change: Buildings Must Lead on Tackling Emissions Reductions

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How To Protect Against Electric Shock Drowning

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Commissioning Data Center Systems To Achieve Performance Goals

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Now Is the Time to Get Serious About Carbon Footprint

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Project Budgeting and Maintenance Offer Increased Resources for Middle School

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University and Fire Department Partnership Offer Training Opportunities

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Robocalls can disrupt hospital communication systems

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Preparing For An OSHA Site Visit

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How to Plan and Scope an HVAC Upgrade

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Understanding the Benefits of the Medical Internet of Things

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Glass Wall Offers Enhanced Versatility

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Malfunctioning Sensors Prompt Smoke Detector Recall

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Despite Owner’s Objections, NYC Building Designated Historical Landmark

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Flint Hospital Ordered to Reduce Legionnaires' Risks

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Long-Term Benefits of Smart Buildings

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Enhancements to Portfolio Manager Focused on Metrics

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Understanding OSHA and Mitigating Risks

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Two High Rise Elevators Trap Occupants In Inaccessible Shafts

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In Healthcare Facilities, New Technology Improves Energy Efficiency and Comfort

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HVAC Upgrades Can Lead to Broader Replacement Opportunities

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Introducing Sound-Absorbing Furniture Into Open Office Environments

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Indiana University Dorms Infested with Mold Undergo Renovations

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ASHRAE Defines HVAC&R Terminology

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K-12 District Delays Use of Facial Recognition Security

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Earthquake Regulations Could Affect California Hospitals' S&P Ratings

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3 Commissioning Mistakes Can Undermine Sustainability Efforts

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Vanderbilt University Delivers Successful HVAC Upgrades

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How To Include Flexibility in Workplace Design

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Energy Star Enhancements for 2019

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Budget Busters in Data Center Design and Renovation (and How to Avoid Them)

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Keeping Data Center Construction on Schedule

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Biophilic Design Can Increase Happiness, Health and Productivity

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Legionnaires' Being Investigated at Flint Hospital

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3 Ways to Improve Facility Sustainability, Student Wellness

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5 Steps to Ensuring Plumbing Upgrades Last

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Ford Continues with $740 Million Renovation of 105-Year-Old Building

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170-Year-Old Building Undergoes $43 Million Renovation

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Trump Organization Could Owe Millions in Climate Fines

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Where to Find Big Data for Improving Occupant Experience

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4 Facilities Strategies to Improve Student Productivity

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Understanding How Roofing Issues Occur

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Can Air Conditioners Help Save the World?

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New Jersey Building Recognized as LEED Project of The Year

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Higher Ed Rethinking Breastfeeding Spaces

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FM Helps Create the School Buildings Kids Need to Succeed

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Detroit Files Lawsuit Over Failing LED Streetlights

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3 Higher Ed Facility Strategies to Improve Collaboration

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Legionnaires' Found in Multiple California Facilities

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Killer Fungus Continues to Spread Across the U.S.

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3 Fire Safety Myths: How Will Occupants React?

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Effectively Maintaining a Variety of Roof Systems

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How to Plan for Long-Term Energy Efficiency

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How Technology is Disrupting Facilities Management

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The Resurgence Legionnaires' and Resources to Help Address It

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College Basketball Arena Enters Final Phase of $72 Million Renovation

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Effective Project Management Helps University Reduce Energy Usage

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Nighttime Building Illumination Lethal for Some Birds

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Water Conservation and Legionnaires'

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How To Manage and Remove PCBs from School Facilities

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Portable Cooling and Its Impact on Operations

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Manager's Role in Project Management Leads to Successful Renovations

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Avoiding Light Construction Equipment Rental Mistakes

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Princeton University Targets Zero Greenhouse Gas Emissions By 2046

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Healthcare Facilities Lack Emergency Generators as Hurricane Season Approaches

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Level 4: 2N Systems Feature Full Equipment and System Redundancy

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Legionnaires': Spotlight on Healthcare Facilities

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New York Law Mandates Reduction of Buildings Carbon Emissions

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Regular Roof Inspections Can Help Prolong the Life of Roof Systems

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Effective Water Management Plans To Address Legionnaires'

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How to Forge a Long-Term Relationship Between FMs and Designers

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How Green Buildings Impact The Environment

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Sprinkler System Offers Increased Fire Suppression

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Occupancy Sensors: Best Practices for Product Selection

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Practicing Proper Training and Safety for Light Construction Equipment

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4 Steps to Getting Roofing Installation Right

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4 Ways Facility Managers Can Celebrate Earth Day

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Partnerships Aim To Improve IoT Offerings

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How to Identify Potential Legionnaires' Hazards

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Redesigned Pop-Up Floor Boxes Targets Aesthetics

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Best Practices to Maintain Employee Satisfaction

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How to Ensure Proper Roofing Documents: 3 Steps

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Colleges Build Toward More Resilient Campuses

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Gas Line Explosion Kills One, Injures Dozens

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Creating Dynamic Facilities for the Next Generation of Students

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Drones Expanding Reach for Facility Inspections

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Light Construction: Understanding Equipment Options

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HVAC and Lighting Upgrades Help University Cut Costs

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U.S. Airports Raise $30 Billion in Bonds for Renovations

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Building Automation Platform Targets Improved Efficiency

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5 Methods for Tracking Space Utilization in Offices

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Cincinnati Reds Museum Gets Renovation, HVAC Upgrades

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Reported Legionnaires' Cases on The Rise

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Which Cities Have The Highest Rate of Bird and Building Collisions?

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Environmental Sensors Recognized For Innovation

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Customizable Bins Aim To Reduce Waste, Improve Recycling

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Legionella Causes Showers to Shut Off at Brooklyn Hospital

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BACnet/SC Aims to Improve Cybersecurity

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Integrating Technology into Existing Senior Living Facilities

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Measure, Test, Commission: Keys to High-Performance HVAC

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Schools’ HVAC Renovation Aims for Savings, Comfort

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NFMT: Editor's Picks for Sessions

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Leak Detection Technology: Proper Installation, Maintenance a Must

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Smart Buildings and Facilities Management: 3 Applications

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Cape Cod Healthcare Facilities Ready for Storms

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NCAA Arena Renovation Faces Financial Challenges

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Hybrid HVAC Systems Offer Big Efficiency

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The Next Generation of Senior Living Facilities

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Benefits and Impacts of a Facility Renewal Program

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Princeton Library Renovates and Modernizes

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How to Consider Flooring Maintenance Costs

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State Backs Tougher Energy-Efficiency Codes

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Bright Idea: Bioluminescence for Buildings

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Understanding New Leak Detection Technology

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How to Stay Hip with Design Trends for Senior Living Facilities

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Construction Mistakes Cost Milwaukee Zoo $250,000

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What is the Real Cost of Flooring?

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ADA: Accessibility in National Parks

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Maximizing CMMS To Meet Evolving Needs

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Effectively Implementing a Facility Renewal Program

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Building Decarbonization: How To Make It Sexy

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Yale Students Win Gender-Neutral Restroom Battle

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A History of Facility Management Successes

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Federal Requirements Tie Reimbursements To Life Safety Compliance

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Facilities Management Input Is Critical For New Construction Projects

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Milwaukee Brewers Renovate Spring Training Home

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Georgetown University Solar Project in Limb-o

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Four Steps To a Water Management Plan

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How To Develop a DIY Energy Information Systems

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University Taps into Facility Data To Improve Maintenance

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Data Drives Monitoring-Based Commissioning Success

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DOE Targets Recycling of Lithium-Ion Batteries

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Summerfest Concert Venue Undergoes Renovation

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Portfolio Planning: Tips for Streamlining Construction Projects

Building Operating Management
Energy Information Systems: Identify KPIs, Prioritize Actions

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Renovation To Close MoMA for Four Months

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Drone Documents Condition of State’s Tallest Building

Facility Maintenance Decisions
How To Select the Correct Roofing Consultant

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Facility Infrastructure Implications for Edge Computing

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Warehouses Answer Shifting Market Demands

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Overcoming Challenges With Large-Scale Construction

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Roofing: Fine Tuning the Specification Process

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Airport Completing $12 Million Renovation

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Green Trends in 2019: One Firm’s Predictions

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Illinois Tops List of LEED States

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Monitoring-Based Commissioning Brings Operational Efficiency

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Energy Information Systems Provide Data Deep Dive

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Collegial Atmosphere Leads To FM Success at Rockefeller

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Cooling Towers Target Legionnaires’ Disease

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Water Management Plan Goes Beyond Legionella

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Edge Computing 101: What Facilities Managers Need To Know

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Large Portfolios Bring Construction Challenges

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How Energy Information Systems Bring Energy Savings

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Campus Mass Notification System Fails

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Spotlight on Irrigation Training

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Specifying the Proper Roofing System

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4 Myths Increase Risk of BAS Hack

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Legionnaires' Cases at Healthcare Facility

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Rising Demand Creates New Facility Priorities for Film Studios

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Organizations Tackling Record-Breaking Greenhouse Gas Emissions

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Roof Inspections: The Benefits of Infrared Technology

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Lighting Upgrades: Quantifying Results

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Colleges Revamp Building Design To Lure Students

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Detroit Hospital Might Lose Aid Over Bugs

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Mass-Notification Error Leads to Hospital Evacuation

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Legionella Bacteria Found in Hospital

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In the Year 2020: Emissions Reduction Goal Deadline Approaches

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The IoT-Resilience Link

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Lighting in the Spotlight

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The Value of a "One-Stop Shop" Approach to Facilities Management

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UPS Energy Storage Option 2: Lithium-Ion Batteries

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Proactive Steps to Respond To New Energy Star Metrics

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UPS Energy Storage Option 1: Lead-Acid Batteries

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Communication Critical To Carbon Inventorying

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Data Centers: Implementing Retrocommissioning To Improve Efficiency

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Facility Managers Making Swift Progress on Energy Efficiency

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Identifying Energy Waste in Data Centers

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Comparing Uninterruptible Power Supply (UPS) Energy Storage Options

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MRSA and Curtains in Healthcare

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Water Efficiency Scrutiny in Commercial Kitchens

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Climate Change, Renewable Energy on the Ballot

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As-A-Service Model Moves Beyond Software

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Energy Star Scores Have Changed: How FMs Are Responding

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Illness Outbreaks Linked to Hospital Linens

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How Passive House Leads to Net-Zero Energy

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Finding the Right Resources to Solve Too Hot/Too Cold Problems

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Understanding Power Tool Features and Functions to Improve Efficiency

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Exploding Toilets Prompt Massive Recall

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Big-Impact Health and Wellness Strategies

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Passive House: Cost and Certification Considerations

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Event Builds Water Infrastructure Awareness

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Office Thermal Comfort: Simple Fixes and Beyond

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Smartphones Capable of Detecting Lead in Water

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Join Hundreds of Facility Managers at NFMT Vegas

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Legionnaires’ Reports Continue to Grow

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HVAC Controller and IoT Connectivity

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Bluetooth-Enabled Irrigation Controller Increases Versatility

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Building Internet of Things: Minor Challenges, Major Benefits

Building Operating Management
How Buildings Are Tackling Greenhouse Gas Emissions Reductions

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Zoo Cleaners Attire Ruining Pandas’ Amorous Moods

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Trump Administration Proposes Removing HFC Regulation

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Baby Changing Stations Take Center Stage

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Facilities on the Front Lines: Buildings Tackle Climate Change

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Fire Protection: Understanding and Scheduling ITM

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Colocation Data Centers See Surge in Demand

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Disneyland Cited Over Legionnaires’

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Continuing the Energy Efficiency Conversation

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Choosing the Right EMIS Option

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Legionnaires’ Threat Leads to ‘Extreme’ Measures

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High Ceilings? Large Door Openings? Fans May Improve Comfort, Save Energy

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How Sustainable Buildings Aid Experiential Learning in Schools

Building Operating Management
How To Fight Air Stratification in Conditioned Facilities

Building Operating Management
Smart Energy Analytics Campaign Uncovers Energy-Saving Opportunities

Building Operating Management
Energy Management and Information Systems (EMIS) Aid Efficiency

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Sierra Club Announces 2018 Cool Schools

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Outages and Shutdowns: Tips for Success

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Building Envelope Commissioning: What Could Go Wrong?

Facility Maintenance Decisions
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Building Operating Management
Facility Managers Play Crucial Role in Healthcare Commissioning

Building Operating Management
From UPS to Fire Safety, Data Center Surprises Can Be Costly

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How To Implement Monitoring-Based Commissioning

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ASHRAE Updates Legionnaires’ Standard

Facility Maintenance Decisions
The Resurgence of Legionnaires’ Disease

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Office AC Setpoints Ignite Controversy

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Urban Exploration: A Next-Generation Security Threat?

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How LEED Complements Facility Health and Wellness Strategies

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EPA Proposes Rollback of Clean Power Plan

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Fire Safety Worries in Higher Education

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How To Preserve Historic Landmarks: Steps 3-6

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Tips for Evaluating Colocation Data Center Providers

Building Operating Management
The Facility Manager's Role in Colocation, Cloud, and Edge

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What's Next in Mass Notification Systems?

Facility Maintenance Decisions
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Legionella Found in Hospital's Water

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Old School: Renovation Reclaims Building

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Tough Data Center Decisions: Colocation or Cloud?

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Addressing the Maintenance and Engineering Knowledge Gap

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Power Outage and the Impact of Planning

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National Parks Damaged By Deferred Maintenance

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Net Zero Energy Buildings: How States Measure Up

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FM and IT: Developing a Cooperative Environment

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Solar Cells Using Bacteria Could Solve Low-Light Issue

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Deferred Maintenance: National Parks Struggle

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Test, Inspect, Maintain: Fire Suppression System Priorities

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Fire Offers Reminder of Need for Vigilance

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Studies Show Open Offices Bad for Collaboration

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Data Center Operations: Insource or Outsource?

Building Operating Management
A Look at Possible Future Mass Notification Capabilities

Building Operating Management
5 Technologies Driving Future Mass Notification Developments

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Team Player: How One FM Gets IT and Facilities Management to Collaborate

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Building Operating Management
Effective Fire Sprinkler Inspection: What You Need To Know

Building Operating Management
3 Strategies for Green Product Selection in Healthcare Facilities

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Cities and States Leading on Sustainability

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Third-Party Generator Ownership: What You Need To Know

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Systems Integration is Key for Emergency Communications

Building Operating Management
Focus on Discretionary Effort Can Boost Teamwork

Building Operating Management
Facilities Management and the Art of Persuasion

Building Operating Management
Metering Resources for Facility Managers

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Location and Timing: Keys to Successful Cooling System Upgrade

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Commercial PV Plants Can Receive UL Certification

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IAQ Issues: Schools Tackle Mold, Lead, Asbestos

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Drought and Facility Water Conservation

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OSHA Fines State Over Hazmat Exposure

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Get Operations Staff Involved Early in Product Selection

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Emergency Communication: Getting the Right Message to the Right People

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Historic Renovation Targets Area Rehabilitation

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Fire Safety Threatened by Inspection Issues

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How To Develop In-House Specifications for Product Selection

Building Operating Management
Emergency Communication Codes and Standards: What's The Difference?

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Solar in Professional Sports Growing Swiftly

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Product Selection: Top Facility Managers Reveal Best Practices

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Challenges and Benefits of a Plumbing Renovation

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LEED v4.1 Performance Scores: A Primer on New Prerequisites

Building Operating Management
LEED v4.1 Continues Focus on Sustainable Operations, Building Performance

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Legionella Outbreaks Prompt State Action

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Spotlight on Water Conservation and Hygiene

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How Facility Managers Take The Lead on Product Selection

Building Operating Management
Understanding Thermal Mass and HVAC Efficiency

Building Operating Management
BIM Collaboration: How to Get All Parties on the Same Page

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Legionnaires: City Lags in HVAC System Inspections

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University Replaces Roof on Historic Hall

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The Nature of a REIT Means Challenges to Sustainability Success

Building Operating Management
Roofing Myths Busted: Installation

Building Operating Management
Making the Most of BIM: Clash Detection and Reporting

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Data Centers: Microsoft’s Underwater Project

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3 Smart Strategies for Using Analytics in Smart Buildings

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Defining the Discretionary Effort Leadership Model

Building Operating Management
Using Discretionary Effort Leadership to Help Unlock Employee Potential

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What Is the Facility Information Specification (FIS)?

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Keeping a Facility Running During Renovation

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Understanding the LEED Rating System

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Cooling Crisis: Study Ties AC in Schools to Student Performance

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Smart Buildings: How to Justify an Investment in Analytics Software

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Facility Upgrades Without Interruptions

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8 Steps to Getting Better Construction Documents

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Roof Collapse Offers Tough Reminder

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Legionella: Outbreak Strikes 6 University Buildings

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Climate Change Challenge: Bloomberg To Spotlight Key Cities

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How to Take Specific Steps to Slash Energy Costs

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Maintenance Matters: University Tackles Repair Backlog

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Energy Waste: The Benefits of Retrocommissioning

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Green Certification Guides Investments in Energy Efficiency

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What’s Old Is New: Historic Renovations

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Plumbing Systems: Prolonging Performance Life

Building Operating Management
Privacy Is Key Concern For School Restrooms

Building Operating Management
Durable Materials, Design Keys to Keeping High-Traffic Restrooms Clean

Building Operating Management
Interiors Strategies for Sustainable Healthcare Facilities

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Roof Repair vs. Replacement

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IoT Technology for Extreme Environments Approaches

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Health of Aging Workforce is an Asset Worth Protecting

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Plumbing Systems: Proactive Maintenance

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Beyond Light: Trends Observed at #LFI2018

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Roof Inspections to Detect Problems

Building Operating Management
Can Hackers Target Your Building Automation System?

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Bugs and Dust: Surgery Centers Cited for Problems

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Water Watch: Legionella Strikes University

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Plumbing Systems: Repair or Upgrade?

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Elevation Increases Risk Appetite in Facility Occupants

Building Operating Management
Why Universal Design is Critical on College Campuses

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Flies in Operating Rooms Force VA Hospital to Postpone Surgeries

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Greenhouse Gas Emissions: A Success Story

Building Operating Management
Understand Arc Flash Codes, Standards, and Regulations

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Emergency Evacuation Conditions Continue in Hawai'i

Building Operating Management
3 Best Practices To Get Acoustics Right

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Dead Body Found After Toilet Malfunction at Mall

Building Operating Management
Developing an Effective Arc Flash Safety Program

Building Operating Management
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Building Operating Management
Best Practices For Incorporating Universal Design

Building Operating Management
Steps To Protect Your BAS from Cyberattacks

Building Operating Management
5 To-Dos After a Lighting Control Installation

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Facility Engineers Indicted for Scrap Metal Theft

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Buildings May Interact Directly With Occupants in Future

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Roof Leak Delays Start of NBA Playoff Game

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RECALL: Safety Switch Poses Electrocution Hazard

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CN Tower Falling Ice Punctures Rogers Centre Roof

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California Bans HFCs in Response to SNAP Repeal

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Elementary School Heavily Damaged in Fire

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Wearables: The Body Is The New Credential

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Electric Vehicles: Should Facility Managers Invest In High-Speed Charging?

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Virtual Reality, Augmented Reality: Better Visualization Aids Operations

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Project Documentation Spec Critical to Useful Content

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Alarm Fatigue: FDD Failure At Cleveland Fertility Clinic Has Devastating Results

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Building Operating Management
Tips To Manage Access Control After Installation

Building Operating Management
Stay the Energy Conservation Course

Building Operating Management
Are You At Risk For Losing Your Energy Star Certification?

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Specifying CMMS Based on Facility Needs

Building Operating Management
FMs Must Address Legionella As Part of Proper Water Treatment

Building Operating Management
How Proper Water Treatment Is Really A Public Health Protection

Building Operating Management
How To Prevent Common Water Treatment Problems

Building Operating Management
Cable Distribution Options To Consider

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Building Operating Management
Overcoming Obstacles To Effective Inventory Management

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City Grid Increases Urban Heat Island Effect

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Huge Growth in Net-Zero Energy Buildings

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Builders Say Construction Jobs Will Be Lost From Trump Steel Tariffs

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Legionnaires’ Outbreak Strikes Hospital

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Hospital Plumbing Serves as Reservoir for Drug-resistant Bacteria

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The New Way Forward with LEED v4.1

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Water Woes: Challenges Loom for Western U.S.

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The Future of Building Automation Starts with Data

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Building Operating Management
10 Most Common Building Construction Phase Mistakes

Building Operating Management
Finding Skilled Facility Management Professionals

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Future Architectural Coatings Might Shimmer Like Butterfly Wings

Building Operating Management
3 Benefits of Lithium-Ion Batteries For UPS

Building Operating Management
Lithium-Ion Batteries Offer Less Preventive Maintenance, Built-in Monitoring

Building Operating Management
Financial Company Saves Space, Cash With Lithium-Ion Batteries

Building Operating Management
Lithium-Ion Batteries Offer Solid Return on Investment

Facility Maintenance Decisions
New-Generation CMMS Options and Opportunities

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VOCs Lead To Air Pollution Study Says

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Disaster Preparedness: A Dollar in Time Saves Six Down the Line

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Building Operating Management
How To Control Air Infiltration and Condensation

Building Operating Management
Facility Operating Budget Benchmarks for Office, Education, Other Buildings

Building Operating Management
Survey: Facility Capital Budget Changes for Nine Types of Buildings

Building Operating Management
FM Department Staffing Levels for Office, Education, Other Building Types

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Flint Water Switch Led to Legionnaires’ Cases

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Plumbing Renovations That Enhance Performance

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Routine Plumbing Maintenance Can Improve Functionality, Efficiency

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New Assessment Tool Helps Evaluate Fire Risk in High-Rise

Building Operating Management
3 Restroom Complaints and How to Prevent Them

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EPAct 179D Tax Deductions Retroactively Extended For 2017

Building Operating Management
4 Ways High-Performance Floorcovering Leads To Patient Satisfaction

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Boilers: Repair or Replace?

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Lamps in UV Disinfection Systems Need Attention

Building Operating Management
How To Conduct a Proper Roof Inspection

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Tips to Better Understanding Your Audiences

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Facilities Make Progress On Greenhouse Gas Emissions Reduction Goal

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Cooling Towers and Legionnaires’: Assessing the Risk

Building Operating Management
How Special Rates, Deregulation Can Save FMs On Utilities Costs

Building Operating Management
What's Next For Enterprise Data Centers?

Building Operating Management
Improve Building Performance with Integrative Design, Commissioning

Building Operating Management
Integrated Design, Commissioning Aid Turnover from Building Construction to Operations

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Wind-Damaged Church Steeple Raises Safety Concerns

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Company Offers Real-Time Data Center Monitoring

Building Operating Management
Is A Legacy Data Center Worth Upgrading?

Building Operating Management
Tips For Doing a Data Center Upgrade

Building Operating Management
5 Questions To Ask When Considering Upgrading a Legacy Data Center

Building Operating Management
7x24 Exchange Develops STEM Initiative

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Building Operating Management
How To Optimize a BAS To Improve Efficiency

Building Operating Management
Existing Building Commissioning: Analyzing and Improving BAS Performance

Building Operating Management
BAS Optimization Combines Human Expertise, Automation

Building Operating Management
10 Ways BAS Optimization Improves Performance, Efficiency

Building Operating Management
With Data Centers, Mixed Picture on Energy Efficiency Best Practices

Building Operating Management
Survey: What Energy Efficiency Measures Are New and Existing Data Centers Using?

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Water Heaters: Post-Installation Protections

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IAQ Issues Flare Up Schools

News & Views
Top 10 Smart Building IoT Trends in 2018

Building Operating Management
Roofing Inspections, Maintenance Can Prevent Leaks

Building Operating Management
How To Do Roof Evaluations For Long-Term Roof Success

Building Operating Management
How To Inspect and Evaluate Roofing Membrane Conditions

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Mowers: Cost Considerations of Owning vs. Leasing

News & Views
New Illinois Laws Support Student Hygiene and Lactation Rights

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Energy Audit vs. Retrocommissioning: Which Is Best for a Building?

Building Operating Management
Are Air Source Heat Pumps Worth A Closer Look?

Building Operating Management
Know The Pros and Cons of VRFs and Air Source Heat Pumps

Building Operating Management
Office Interiors: Executive Offices Undergoing Changes

Building Operating Management
ProFM: New Credential Gets Facility Managers Ready For The Future

Building Operating Management
For Office Space, Law Firms Think Small, Modular, Collaborative

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New Construction Starts Jump

Building Operating Management
Combining Efficiencies in Cost, Space, and Inclusivity

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Retrocommissioning: Gathering Available Building Data

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Retrocommissioning: Finding Energy Waste

Facility Maintenance Decisions
How to Retrocommission HVAC Systems

Building Operating Management
Lessons Learned At The World's Most Sustainable Airport

Building Operating Management
Sustainable Goals: Biophilic Design, Reduction of Carbon Footprint

Building Operating Management
Product Selection Criteria: Performance Transparency, Sustainable Materials

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Heavy Snow Accumulation Causes Roof Collapse

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Snow Kidding: Major Storm Tests Area’s Preparation

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RECALL: Solar-Powered Charging Stations Can Pose Impact Hazard

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Control the Writing On the Wall

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BIM Use Can Reduce Construction Costs

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GOP Tax Bill: Energy Tax Credits Appear Safe

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BOMA, NAIOP, IREM Create College Program for Young Real Estate Talent

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Twin Cities to Capitalize on Economic Infusion from the Big Game

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Man Thwarts Workplace Tracking With Chip Bag

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Legionella: New Guidance on Disease’s Prevention

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Renovations Begin on Historic Film Museum

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Training Program Targets Building Operations

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Energy Storage: Workshop Explores Impact on U.S. Resilience

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Smart Building Technology on a Smaller Scale

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RECALL: Riding Mower Recalled Due to Laceration Hazard

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2018 Facility Management Salary Survey Now Available

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Construction Starts Expected to Jump 3 Percent in 2018

Building Operating Management
Rightsizing HVAC, Commissioning: Key to K-12 Efficiency

Building Operating Management
Understanding the Next Stages of Sustainability in K-12 Schools

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Design Dampens Hospital Infections: Studies

News
Dodge Momentum Index Remains Strong in November

Building Operating Management
Make Up For a Smaller Staff By Leveraging Technology

News & Views
Amazon's Alexa for Business May Mean Change for FMs

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Curtailing Facility Water Usage Can Aid Sustainability Efforts

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Implementing Water Saving Strategies

Building Operating Management
New Technology, Cloud-Based BAS Lead To Energy Efficiency

Building Operating Management
7 Ways To Finance Energy Efficiency Projects

Building Operating Management
How Green Building Certification Has Helped FMs Save Energy

Facility Maintenance Decisions
CMMS Specification: Understanding New Technology

Facility Maintenance Decisions
CMMS Specification: Determing Department Software Needs

Facility Maintenance Decisions
CMMS Specification: Evaluating Vendors' Capability to Meet Facility Needs

News & Views
ADA: Facilities Continue Upgrades for Accessibility

News & Views
Legionnaire's Disease: Outbreaks Cause New Worries

Building Operating Management
Emergency Communication: 4 Steps to Success

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Understanding the Building Internet of Things

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Building Internet of Things: Myths and Facts

News & Views
TRUE Zero Waste Certification: No Waste Is Good Waste

News & Views
New Constructruction Projects Have Colleges Borrowing Billions

News
Simplifying the Connection of Smart Building Devices and Data to Apps

News
Miami-Dade County Parks and Recreation Receives Green Leadership City Award

News & Views
Legionella: Plumbing Focus of New Research

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Texas Nursing Home Evacuation Began with a Gun Drawn and No Plan

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Building Certification Groups Make It Easier for FMs to Apply for Both

News & Views
Disneyland Shuts Down Cooling Towers Due To Legionnaires’ Outbreak

News
Historic Simpson Tower In Toronto Restored by Cintec North America

Building Operating Management
4 Ways Healthcare Facilities Improve Patient Well-Being

Building Operating Management
Selecting Corrosion-resistant and Anti-graffiti Coatings

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Upgrading the Status of Health Care Facilities

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Working Around Project Delays in Health Care Renovations

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Keeping Critical Components Active During Health Care Renovations

News & Views
Lawmakers Search for Ways to Reduce the Number of VA Facilities

Building Operating Management
TRUE Zero Waste Certification: Re-thinking Resource Life Cycle

News & Views
8,400 Buildings Destroyed in California Fires

News & Views
Trump Administration Reportedly Plans to Repeal the Clean Power Plan

News
Triax Technologies Powers Jobsite with IoT Wearable Technology

News & Views
Suburban Office Parks Renaissance Attracts Millennials

Building Operating Management
Is Behavior Change the Missing Link in Energy Efficiency Plans?

News & Views
Giving Electrical Equipment a Long, Healthy Life

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Facility Design Strategies Address Evolving Security Threats

News
Studio Ma Named Finalist for Overseas Projects, Design Honors

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Triax Technologies Offers Strategies for Leveraging IoT to Increase Productivity, Attract Millennials

News & Views
Water Watch: Finding Lost Water

News & Views
Is Now A Good Time To Retrocommission?

News
How safe is Your Data With the IoT and Smart Devices?

News
Legionella Remediation in Plumbing Systems: Analytics that Expose Root Problems and Best Solutions

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Court Strikes Down EPA Phaseout of HFCs; New Hearing Sought

News & Views
Renovation Spotlight: One University’s Projects

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Baltimore School Evacuates Over IAQ Concerns

News & Views
Glulam Fire Test Supports Mass Timber Construction in Medium-Rise Buildings

Building Operating Management
LEED v4 Provides Green Interiors Guidance

Building Operating Management
Find The Biggest Green Interiors Opportunities in LEED v4

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Power Tool Productivity: Battery Performance

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Power Tool Productivity: Tracking and Monitoring

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Power Tool Productivity: Eye on Ergonomics

News
EMCOR Facilities Services Supports Breast Cancer Awareness Month

News
Marijuana's Legalization and Impact on Facilities Management

Building Operating Management
3 Steps To Net Zero Energy Operations

News & Views
Make Better Use of Design and Construction Collaboration Tools

News
Vertiv Issues U.S. Colocation Usage Report About End-User Behaviors

Building Operating Management
How To Get Utility Rebates for Energy Efficiency In New Construction

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Sustainability: Eye on Emissions

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Sustainability: Focus on Fuel and Noise Reduction

Facility Maintenance Decisions
Sustainability: Beyond Emissions, Fuel and Noise

Building Operating Management
New Data Center Energy Certification Takes Center State At Critical Facilities Summit

Building Operating Management
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Essity and Microsoft Partner on Internet of Things

News
Siemens: Two New Technology Hubs will Support Digitalization of Built Environment

News
SMS Assist Wins Lighthouse Award at 18th Annual ITA CityLIGHTS Awards

News
A Third of American Offices are Not Fit for Purpose

News
Architecture Billings Index Continues Growth Streak

Building Operating Management
8 Technology Developments Reshaping High-Performance Building Exteriors

News & Views
Five Smart Building Features Transforming Today's Workplace

News
Mobilane Green Screens Used in London Primary School to Combat Air Pollution

News & Views
IAQ: Clearing the Air on Healthier Facilities

News
University of Penn Reopens Renovated Midcentury Landmark Hill College House

Building Operating Management
How To Prevent Corrosion in Fire Sprinkler Systems

News
City of Utica Passes Ordinance Requiring Construction Apprenticeship Programs

Building Operating Management
Fault Detection and Diagnostics: How To Find Energy-Wasting Problems

Building Operating Management
Understanding The Human Element of Fault Detection and Diagnostics

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Microchips in Employees? What Will FMs Be Managing Next?

News & Views
Owner-Defined "Target Value" Drives Lean Building Design

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Sika Sarnafil Joins NRCA's One Voice Initiative

Building Operating Management
Location, Building Type Impact Water Use

Building Operating Management
National Water Use Benchmarks Provide Key Insight For Efficiency Efforts

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Studio Ma: New Phoenix K-12 Campus Opens for 1,300 Students

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Howard University Redevelops Campus Properties for $50 Million

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Action Floor Systems Achieves Highest Level of EPD Certification

News & Views
Make Better Use of Design and Construction Collaboration Tools

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Tackling Acoustical Issues in Broadcast and Recording Facilities

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ServiceChannel: New Partner Program Extends Facilities Management and Maintenance Ecosystem

News & Views
Arizona State University Invests in the Internet of Things

News & Views
Taking Workplace Lighting and Control to the Next Level

News & Views
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Sustainability: Max Planck Florida Institute for Neuroscience, Jupiter, Fla.

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Financial Management: Kettering (Ohio) School District

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Personnel Management: Johnson and Wales University, Providence, R.I.

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Commercial Mowers and the Sustainability Connection

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More Mower Options Mean Greater Sustainability

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Achieving Sustainability Beyond Mowing Equipment

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Building Enclosure Commissioning Targets Hidden Costs of Air/Water Leaks

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Commissioning Goals: Reduce Air Leakage, Eliminate Thermal Bridges, Control Water Intrusion

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LED Options Continue to Expand

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Energy Star: Steps to a Successful LED Project

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Energy Benchmarking: Avoid Costly Fines For Failing To Comply

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