While many of the layout designs of modern offices are positive – and come attached with buzz words such as collaborative, and open – they are not always implemented with employee comfort in mind. This paper discusses the specific design challenges of modern office acoustics and how sound masking is a solution
Imagine a luminaire that can provide energy-efficient, dimmable, code-compliant light for 10 years or more before the light source needs to be replaced. That could make a real difference to your occupants, your operations, your bottom line. Maybe you could better utilize your maintenance staff, or, if your crews are being paid overtime to change lamps after-hours, reduce labor costs. No more lighting contracts. No more storage of burnt-out fluorescent lamps. And in the competition for tenants, especially triple-net tenants, reduced utility bills and maintenance costs increase your competitive edge and the value of your property.
Variable Refrigerant Flow (VRF) zoning systems and geothermal systems (or water-source) are two of the most energy-efficient options for cooling and heating available in the U.S. today. This article provides an overview of geothermal VRF zoning technology, which combines the benefits of both systems.
The Plateau Valley Hospital, Collbran, Colorado, is part of a century-old effort to meet the needs of local women. The hospital recently installed a VRF zoning system from Mitsubishi Electric US Cooling & Heating as part of major facility renovations.
Battery-powered burnishers offer high performance results and versatility to customize cleaning. Recent advances have significantly enhanced the performance and productivity of battery-powered burnishers. Compared to propane-powered, battery-powered burnishers deliver high performance gloss results, are quieter, require minimal maintenance, and provide excellent health and safety benefits.
When the design team for this project specified Aquatherm polypropylene-random pipe for the building’s domestic water supply, they helped provide ownership with a stably priced, long-lasting, and leak-free pipe system.
Convert a surface into a center for creativity and collaboration with FUZETM Dry Erase Paint. High performance, low-VOC FUZE is easy to install and highly stain/chemical resistant.
When it comes to office security, there are several options for access control systems to manage the perimeter of a building. Securing interior office spaces in a commercial building, though, has not been so straightforward. In fact, interior office security has historically been a real challenge for businesses.
When Via6 ownership specified Aquatherm polypropylene-random pipe for the building’s domestic water supply, they got a stably priced, long-lasting, and leak-free pipe system.
Training rooms serve as hubs for teamwork in collaborative spaces. Essential to a company’s growth, training room retrofits result in company-wide gains for years to come. Whether the training room is used for educating new employees or refreshing current team members, an innovative workspace features up-to-date and emerging technologies.