B_2011_avispl_leaderboard

Take the Travel out of Long Distance Meetings

May 9, 2011

It's hard to beat the personal touch of face-to-face meetings, but a well-planned teleconferencing strategy can dramatically slash your meeting costs while maintaining a collaborative, informative meeting atmosphere.

Read more about Teleconferencing ...

Featured Sponsor:

SkyPro® Automated Window Cleaning System

The easy to use, self-climbing and remote controlled Sky Pro System will clean your building's exterior and leave windows crystal clear and spot-free at a rate 7-10 times faster than manual window washers.

See how the system works in these videos.

All 15 models of SkyPro:

Save lives and prevent injuries.
Reduce labor and insurance costs.
Transport easily from building to building.
Are safer and easier to use than manual scaffold and boatswain's chair equipment.
Single brush, dual brush, touch-less, high-pressure and fan models available
Click here for more information.

Trim Your Escalator's Energy Bill

The escalator may not be the first place you look to cut energy costs, but it should be. Escalators are the most efficient way to move huge groups of people, but because most escalators remain constantly ready to take on a peak load, they pale in comparison to elevators for moving small crowds. Add in building standards that prevent you from stopping the escalator when it's not in use and you have a device crying out for modernization.

Read more about Vertical Transportation …

BP Alaska Penalized $25 Million for Alaskan North Slope Oil Spill
BP Exploration Alaska, Inc. will pay a sum of $25 million in civil penalties for spilling more than 5,000 barrels of crude oil on the North Slope of Alaska.Click here for complete article…
EPA Backs Green Infrastructure Strategy The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is launching a new strategy to promote the use of green infrastructure to reduce stormwater runoff that pollutes streams, creeks, rivers, lakes, and coastal waters. Click here for complete article…
ASHRAE Seeking Public Comment on Standard for Existing Buildings
Originally published in 1981, the need for its requirements has grown as more attention is being paid to improved energy use in current buildings. A mere 2% of construction projects are for new buildings – 86% of construction dollars go into renovation of existing buildings.
Click here for complete article …
Featured Sponsor:

BOMA Webinar: View now on BUILDINGSVIP

How to Benchmark Energy Performance

In this intensive course, learn how to benchmark commercial real estate using the EPA energy performance rating system. Manual and automated data input alternatives for benchmarking are reviewed and lessons learned from building operators are presented to facilitate fast, effective and accurate benchmarking results.

Click here to view this event and other educational content on BUILDINGSVIP. Log in or register to view now!
The Right Stuff for Teleconferencing Spaces
Superior teleconferencing relies on the fine tuning of numerous systems and finishes.Click here for complete article …
Face to Face
AV conferencing technology connects communications.
Click here for complete article …
Vertical Transportation at its Best Experts at four of the largest vertical-transportation organizations recently revealed major sustainable features in elevators and escalators, many of which will save you energy and money. Click here for complete article …
Video Analytics and Security - Using video data to improve both safety and ROI NASCAR Hall of Fame Spartan Hard Surface Disinfecting Wipes
Building Sustainability through Building Automation

Building Information Modeling Saves B&W Pantex Nearly $10 Million In Construction Costs

Ceilume Smart Ceiling Tiles
Click here to view Whitepapers… Click here to view Case Studies… Click here to view Catalogs…

Voice your opinion!

To join the conversation, and become an exclusive member of Buildings, create an account today!

Sponsored Recommendations

Building Better Schools

Download this digital resource to better understand the challenges and opportunities in designing and operating educational facilities for safety, sustainability, and performance...

Tips to Keep Facility Management on Track

How do you plan to fill the knowledge gap as seasoned facility managers retire or leave for new opportunities? Learn about the latest strategies including FM tech innovations ...

The Beauty & Benefits of Biophilic Design in the Built Environment

Biophilic design is a hot trend in design, but what is it and how can building professionals incorporate these strategies for the benefits of occupants? This eHandbook offers ...

The Benefits of Migrating from Analog to DMR Two-Way Radios

Are you still using analog two-way radios? Download this white paper and discover the simple and cost-effective migration path to digital DMR radios that deliver improved audio...