Today’s Top News

If you want to know the best lighting and setup for videoconferencing rooms, read this new IES/AVIXA standard

White container of nanotech window coatingFor a coating you can paint on windows to save energy without sacrificing natural light, check out DryWired’s Liquid NanoTint 2.0

Looking for advanced security video management, but want something that’s still easy to use? See Bosch’s latest

Find out how the new unified International Green Construction Code can lead to stronger, smarter, more sustainable and resilient buildings

Learn how your solar PV modules can be retrofitted to make them NEC compliant for rapid shutdown

To easily prove ROI from your energy, comfort and equipment metrics, see PointGuard’s new Impact Report

DOE’s updated building energy modeling (BEM) tools give you real-time building control and help qualify for tax credits

For healthier beverage choices, with cost savings and environmental sustainability, check out this smart water cooler

Cleaning innovations for a variety of surfaces — see what this award-winning company introduced at the ISSA Show

Find out how Google, Microsoft, Starbucks and other 2018 EPA awardees are increasing green power usage

Check out the ISSA Show’s award-winning cleaning innovations of all types — Hydro Systems takes top spot for its laundry chemical dispenser

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Featured Articles

Moving beyond open plan space
Understanding the nuances of various space planning models and how to determine the right solutions for your workspace

Contract documents defined

Using benchmarking to develop your staffing plan

4 ways cleaning personnel can contribute to organizational sustainability

LEAN clean, productive machine—How productivity hacks are changing cleaning routines

Insights to optimize WELL Building
What you can do for employee health and comfort in your building

The new lease standard--How to prepare for upcoming facility lease changes

Properly maintaining pumps—Which parts need maintenance and when they need it

Using benchmarking to develop 2019 budgets

Case Study

The Enlighted LLLC System at Pacific Tower provides Pacific Tower with long-term flexibility, granular control, maximum energy savings and building system integration.Luminaire Level Lighting Controls help office building achieve significant energy savings and integrate building systems
Commercial facilities enjoy greater flexibility and energy savings from advanced controls

Managing facilities for regenerative outcomes: You have the power to make a better place, not just slow down its demise
By looking at the building as a whole, and by studying how it interacts with its occupants, one is more likely to end up with a better building with a long life

Change happens
What types of change must the facilities manager be prepared for, and what can be done about them?

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Nov 16 - Nov 17 : RCI 2018 Building Envelope Technology Symposium

Nov 21 - Nov 22 : EMEX: The Energy Management Exhibition

Nov 27 - Nov 28 : Build2Perform Live (building performance)

Nov 28 - Nov 30 : The Buildings Show (construction, retrofit, maintenance, management)

Dec 10 - Dec 14 : International Maintenance Conference (IMC-2018) (maintenance reliability)

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