FMLink Newsletter — August 27, 2018

FMLink Newsletter — August 27, 2018


Find out how new approaches from tech companies and coworking-space providers are forcing companies to rethink office-space strategies (Surveys and Trends)

How will robots impact commercial real estate? (Surveys and Trends)

Identifying and mitigating investment barriers (How To » BOMI International)
Where and how to find funding for facility improvements

Reduce recurring embodied energy through development of an asset management program (Sustainability » FEA (Facility Engineering Associates, P.C.))
An asset management program can reduce the total energy required for your building—see how

Thinking of using offsite renewable energy to reduce electricity spend? First read what this report says about transaction models (Surveys and Trends)

If your company is looking for more space, see which cities show more new commercial construction starts (Surveys and Trends)

Determine your company’s return on an investment in office acoustics, with this online calculator (Products and Services » Publications)


Happening this week

Aug 29 – Aug 30 : ISSA Cleaning and Hygiene Expo

Posted this week

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

Oct 14 – Oct 17 : I²SL Annual Conference 2018 (high-tech facilities)

Oct 30 : WORKTECH18 San Francisco (facilities, real estate, technology)


Screenshot of outdoor security video analytics

If you need to boost outdoor and perimeter security, see PureTech Systems’ latest map-based video analytics software and new 180-degree camera (Products and Services » Security)

See what Chicago’s iconic Navy Pier, 3 school districts and a medical campus expect to accomplish through ABM’s facility services (Contract Awards)

Looking for a durable, easy-to-service trash can for a high-traffic area? Check out Ex-Cell Kaiser’s new 20-gallon can (Cleaning Equipment & Supplies » Products and Services)

The right height for sitting, standing or leaning — guess what else this office chair can do to relieve back pain (Furniture & Furnishings » Products and Services)

Looking for integrated controls for A/V and conferencing equipment? See what Crestron’s collaborations can do for you (Electronic Communications, A/V » Products and Services)

Do you need eye-level panoramic surveillance with the ability to shift to a close-up view? See Pelco’s new video management system and camera (Products and Services » Security)

For code-compliant lighting control, see Hubbell’s touch-screen wall station with wired, wireless and hybrid options (Lighting » Products and Services)