BUILDINGS - Smarter Facilities Management

News

01/19/2017

80% of illness-causing germs are spread through touch according to the CDC, cleaning and disinfecting is a critical piece in helping prevent illness and outbreaks.

01/19/2017

The recommendations were updated at the conclusion of a pilot that assessed environmental performance standards and ecolabels focused on furniture, flooring, and/or paints and coatings.

01/18/2017

A new report from JLL identifies five areas in hospital facilities that are prime for applying data analytics to improve from the ground up.

01/17/2017

OSHA's recommended practices are designed to help employers covered by whistleblower protection laws.

01/17/2017

The user manual for ANSI/ASHRAE Standard 62.1-2016, Ventilation for Acceptable Indoor Air Quality, provides information on the requirements of the standard and aids users in designing, installing and operating systems for ventilation in buildings.

01/17/2017

The BTL Certification Program gives suppliers a way to view products that have successfully completed industry standard BACnet testing. 

01/16/2017

The WBDG now offers expanded search and browsing capabilities, faster loading and increased security. 

01/16/2017

The 2016 edition of ANSI/ASHRAE 15, Safety Standard for Refrigeration Systems, incorporates changes that add to safety and efficiency.

01/13/2017

The 2016 edition of the NFPA 20: Standard for the Installation of Stationary Pumps for Fire Protection includes new rules that specifically target fire pumps installed in high-rise buildings.

01/13/2017

The 2017 Electrical Standards & Products Guide (ESPG) is a complete listing of NEMA electrical standards and an extensive directory of manufacturers and their respective products.

01/12/2017

The National Institute of Building Sciences Consultative Council released its 2016 report on the building industry, highlighting solutions to impact the nation’s ability to thrive economically.

01/12/2017

The white paper dials in on different strategies of how organizations can use sustainability techniques to advance employee safety and health.

01/11/2017

The U.S. Department of Energy has released a guide designed to help input a metering system for data centers.

01/11/2017

The NBGO provides building owners and facility managers with a documented process and procedure for their design teams to follow to produce a standard set of BIM documents during the design and construction of the facility

01/10/2017

Intel recently noted the key trends to look out for in smart building development this year and beyond.

01/10/2017

The new regulation will help FMs who want to minimize their environmental impact by eliminating waste during roof replacement. 

01/09/2017

The final rule is an update from previous beryllium permissible exposure limits, will save lives of 94 workers from beryllium-related diseases yearly according to OSHA.

01/09/2017

In their sixth annual review of bed bug infestations nationally, Orkin found that Baltimore, Washington D.C., and Chicago are the worst offenders. 

01/05/2017

Denver is the latest addition to a growing list of U.S. cities to legally require thorough documented energy use in their buildings and facilities. 

01/04/2017

The McAfee report investigates current trends in cybercrime and makes predictions about what the future may hold for web security protection.

Page 1 of 73
FirstPrevious[1]2345678910NextLast

Sponsored Links