FMLink Newsletter — February 19, 2018

FMLink Newsletter — February 19, 2018


The myth of work-life balance: You can have it all, but it ain’t easy (Magazines » BOMA)
A modern approach to integrating work and life

Who are the top FM services providers in North America? (Surveys and Trends)

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Don’t just wait for the grid to go down — generator sets are becoming more interactive and smart (Surveys and Trends)

How will space efficiency and flexible-serviced agreements play into the growing US office market in 2018? (Surveys and Trends)

What can FMs expect regarding data center space in 2018? JLL gives an insider’s perspective (Surveys and Trends)

Looking for green building products to earn LEED credit on a project? UL’s database is now searchable by LEED credit (Products and Services » Publications)

Take advantage of new trends when working with interior designers — have them help solve complex building issues by focusing on technology, circadian lighting, material health (Surveys and Trends)


Happening this week

There are no events for this week.

Posted this week

May 20 – May 23 : International Contemporary Furniture Fair (ICFF)

Jun 20 – Jun 21 : West Coast Energy Management Congress (West Coast EMC) 2017

May 17 : WORKTECH18 New York


Increase jobsite safety and help workers evacuate quickly with this IoT-enabled alert system (Products and Services » Safety and Health)

If you’ve been wanting to take measurements and troubleshoot HVAC systems from a distance, check out these wireless meters (HVAC/IAQ » Products and Services)

If you don’t want to wait around to unlock or re-key a door, this new app enables access control on-the-go (Products and Services » Security)

If you’re looking to upgrade fluorescent troffers to energy-saving LEDs, check out Litetronics’ easy-to-install retrofit lights (Lighting » Products and Services)

Use IoT connectivity to know when to repair or replace mechanical systems before issues arise, with this cloud-based service from Honeywell (Products and Services » Software & Technology)

Make your lighting and control installations easier through Power-over-Ethernet (PoE) instead of traditional line voltage (Lighting » Products and Services)

Need to get sedentary office workers or students more active and productive? Take a look at Ergotron’s compact sit-stand desks (Furniture & Furnishings » Products and Services)

If you’re looking for a high-efficiency energy recovery ventilator to fit in a small space, check out Ruskin’s new low-maintenance, BACnet-enabled models (HVAC/IAQ » Products and Services)