FMLink Newsletter — August 14, 2017

FMLink Newsletter — August 14, 2017


Utility best practices designed to reduce costs (Benchmarking » FM BENCHMARKING)

Remedies for noncompliance with lease terms (HESI All-Flexow To » BOMI International)

Grand Central Terminal installs commercial hand dryers, resulting in major cost savings (Case Studies » Excel Dryer, Inc.)
Reduced labor, maintenance, waste and energy are the result of installing automatic hand dryers in Grand Central Terminal

How might the role of FMs change as the focus on occupant well-being increasingly impacts offices? (Surveys and Trends)

See who’s moving back to skyline office buildings, and how that’s impacting rents (Surveys and Trends)

New appliance efficiency standards could help businesses save money and reduce waste, including from computers and faucets (Surveys and Trends)

Keeping your floors clean and safe — proactive tips for summer floor care (Carpeting and Flooring; Floor-care Equipment » Products and Services)

You can now apply to electronically submit injury and illness data to OSHA — find out how (Associations and Organizations)


Happening this week

Aug 15 – Aug 18 : ACEEE Summer Study on Energy Efficiency in Industry

Posted this week

There are no new events posted this week.


You can help make permanent an energy efficiency tax deduction for buildings — see how (Developments » Energy Management)

Rendering for NYC mixed-use project

Get a sneak peek at this innovative NYC waterfront mixed-use project that shows the changing nature of the workplace and urban development (Developments » Real Estate)

Need to elevate your lighting or security cameras? Check out this 18’ collapsible light mast (Lighting » Products and Services)

Find out how asset management groups can certify they have integrated BIM into their processes (Products and Services » Publications)

Find out why this soccer complex is looking to the same company to replace its synthetic turf fields after 11 years of heavy use (Contract Awards)

If your restroom partitions get dents and need to be repainted frequently, see how this Big 12 university solved its problem (Contract Awards)

Expedite visitor access through lobby security systems with this SaaS app (Products and Services » Security)

If you’re looking for project management software, this one offers checklists, photo sharing, even language translations (Products and Services » Software & Technology)

Take a look at the automated waste, recycling and soiled linen removal system this new hospital is using to reduce exposure to infectious materials (Contract Awards)