The Bullitt Center in Seattle may be the world’s greenest commercial building. In order to achieve their energy efficiency goals they needed to stop air and water leakage through the building envelope. For that they turned to PROSOCO and the R-GUARD FastFlash® system.
Having the right tools to do your work and do it right is an essential part of everybody’s job. The same is true when it comes to the furniture in your work area.
Considering a new variable air volume (VAV) system? Want to increase the efficiency of an existing VAV system? Learn about several advances in Trane VAV technology that can increase HVAC system efficiency by 20 to 30 percent, improve performance and lower maintenance costs in both new installations and retrofits.
Imagine two identical cars. Same make, model, mileage and operating conditions. Car #1 is taken to a mechanic once a year for maintenance - more often, if serious problems arise. Car #2 has a mechanic who rides along every mile, looking, listening and anticipating problems that could affect performance—before they become problems. As a result, Car #2 performs better, has fewer problems and costs less to maintain.
While you may already understand the advantages of effective commercial office lighting, evolving trends in office design present entirely new challenges to providing quality light for your building. Here, you can learn about those challenges and the ways to overcome them.
Pest birds cause unexpected wear-and-tear on building exteriors. Facility managers must either budget thousands to clean up after pest birds, or implement a permanent bird control program and save time and money long-term.
Corporate social responsibility has come a long way. At its inception, corporate efforts centered around a risk-based compliance where corporate leaders were simply trying to “do the right thing.” Nowadays, we find a complex discipline where the notions of triple bottom line, full disclosure and transparency are top of mind to the wide array of a company’s stakeholders: from investors, to employees, to local communities and, of course, customers. A strong corporate social responsibility program can now be seen as a competitive advantage in markets where the competition is fierce.