FMLink Newsletter — Furnishings and Interiors — September 13, 2018

This Furnishings & Interiors newsletter is one of a series of five specialized newsletters, supplementing our weekly general newsletter (sent on Mondays). For each of five weeks you will receive a different specialized newsletter on Thursdays or Fridays, focusing on a different FM-related area. To manage which ones you receive, click on the link below.

This newsletter covers furnishings and interiors news from August 9 through September 12, 2018.


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

Orange height-adjustable worksurface mounted on wall, gray one on panel

See how you can maximize office space with this wall-mount height-adjustable worksurface that folds down when not in use (Furniture & Furnishings » 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)

Are your LEDs wearing out faster from using energy-saving lighting controls? This LED is made to withstand twice as many switching and dimming cycles (Lighting » Products and Services)

See how you can generate 3D floor plans for maintenance or build-out projects in minutes — right from your phone (Products and Services » Software & Technology)

If you need to improve your air-freshening system, check out Vectair’s eco-friendly fragrance products (Products and Services » Restroom Equipment and Supplies)

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)

Can a vacuum cleaner worn on your back be comfortable and still get great results? Check out Diversey’s newest, with battery option (Cleaning Equipment & Supplies » Products and Services)

Need to replace your exterior lighting? Check out these hardy LED wall packs from EarthTronics (Lighting » Products and Services)

Looking for outdoor security lighting that’s dimmable? Check out these compact-but-bright LED wall packs (Lighting » Products and Services)

See how this new cloud-based sensor and positioning system gives visibility and control of the full perimeter and space of your facilities (Products and Services » Software & Technology)

Find out how you can keep all facilities team members in the loop for build-out and operations projects through this new mobile app (Products and Services » Software & Technology)

If you have ever wanted to instantly block a line of sight through a glass partition in an emergency, you need to see this solution from Modernfold (Building Products » Products and Services)

See how Mandalay Bay’s wireless lighting controls can provide individual control capabilities and save energy (Contract Awards)

See how Sodexo expects to enhance its global asset management services by using IBM’s latest IoT-based software (Contract Awards)