FMLink Newsletter — February 20, 2017

FMLink Newsletter — February 20, 2017


Lighting methods—What works best for different situations (How To » BOMI International)

CRE focusing on energy efficiency, corporate social responsibility, finds CoreNet Global (Surveys and Trends)

BIFM incorporates building information modeling (BIM) into FM Professional Standards (Products and Services » Publications)

Sodexo reveals global workplace trends for 2017 (Surveys and Trends)

BSI revises fire safety standard for commercial buildings (Products and Services » Publications)

Industrial robotics use grows as manufacturers adopt enriched connectivity technologies, finds Frost & Sullivan (Surveys and Trends)

Security, speed, storage demands boost growth of modular data center infrastructure, finds Frost & Sullivan (Surveys and Trends)

Global contract cleaning services on rise, led by Americas and healthcare, finds report (Surveys and Trends)

ISSA-TV videos cover exercise to release stress, chemistry behind cleaning chemicals (Products and Services » Publications)

Survey shows accessible toilet, changing bench and hoist can increase business (Surveys and Trends)

USGBC report reveals venues across globe embracing LEED green building (Surveys and Trends)


Happening this week

Feb 21 – Feb 23 : Green Data Center Conference and Exhibition (GDCON)

Feb 21 – Feb 23 : ISSA/INTERCLEAN Latin America

Feb 22 – Feb 24 : Japan Facility Management Association (JFMA) Forum 2017

Feb 23 – Feb 25 : INservFM 2017 Exhibition and Conference for Facility Management and Industrial Service

Posted this week

May 23 – May 25 : Pulire: The Smart Show (cleaning industry)

Mar 28 – Mar 30 : Workspace Expo

May 1 – May 3 : RICS Summit of the Americas: CHI2017 (property, construction, land)


Clorox Odor Defense products

Clorox launches odor elimination products for toughest commercial malodors (Products and Services » Indoor Air Quality)

BSRIA launches its Blue Book building services databook for 2017 (Products and Services » Publications)

CBRE: U.S. retail availability holds steady in Q4, with favorable economic indicators (Surveys and Trends)

Hanwha Techwin’s latest embedded chipset delivers high-performance security cameras (Products and Services » Security)

Star India deploys HID Mobile Access to improve security for 2,500 employees at corporate HQ (Contract Awards)

Union Industries selected to install high-speed doors at Swizzels factory (Contract Awards)

Diversey Care launches hydrogen peroxide-based disinfectant cleaner wipes (Products and Services » Other)

Danfoss survey shows market acceptance of CO2 in commercial refrigeration (Surveys and Trends)

Douglas Lighting Controls intros Bluetooth wireless lighting control system (Products and Services » Lighting)

ZinCo’s Urban Climate Roof offers maximum evaporation to combat heat island effect (Products and Services » Environment and Sustainability)

LiveWall chosen to enliven exterior of NBA arena in Sacramento (Contract Awards)

Vertiv announces monitoring, autotuning software for data center cooling systems (Products and Services » Software)

ABM, Heller Machine Tools secure largest PACE investment in Michigan (Contract Awards)

BSI launches first Kitemark quality certification for balustrades (Products and Services » Publications)