FMLink Newsletter — March 12, 2018

FMLink Newsletter — March 12, 2018


Get insights into adopting building automation technologies from this CABA paper (Products and Services » Publications)

Find out just how much energy DOE determined your facilities can save by meeting ASHRAE Standard 90.1 (Developments » Energy Management)

Excel Dryer Promotion

Check out Excel Dryer’s latest line and updated ad on FMLink

2018: The year of the robot (Magazines » ISSA Today)
Learn about the benefits of robotic floor cleaning and the leading robotic manufacturers

In the booming IoT lighting industry, see who the top influencers are and what they’re doing (Surveys and Trends)

Best practices for commercial kitchen cleaning (Magazines » ISSA Today)
If you have a kitchen in your facility, you can’t do without these tips

See what best practices earned these organizations the 2018 CIBSE Building Performance Awards (Developments » Industry Awards)

Find out what BIFM’s seeking a name change and chartered status signifies for the future of the FM profession (Associations and Organizations)


Happening this week

Mar 12 – Mar 15 : CoreNet Global Summit – Asia Pacific (APAC) 2018 – Singapore

Mar 12 – Mar 15 : Data Center World Global 2018

Mar 13 – Mar 15 : Green Cities

Mar 13 – Mar 14 : LEDucation 2018 (lighting)

Mar 15 – Mar 16 : World Workplace India 2018 Conference and Expo

Posted this week

May 16 – May 17 : ASIS 28th New York City Security Conference and Expo (ASIS NYC 2018)

Jun 10 – Jun 14 : NACFM National Conference 2018 (worship facilities)


If you’re tasked with lowering emissions, try propane equipment, finds this study (Surveys and Trends)

Rounded square white monitor with black center

Monitor building operations and visualize exactly where there is an issue, with this integrated smart building solution (Products and Services » Software & Technology)

Looking for easy-retrofit ceiling panel lights you can adjust and dim without running extra wiring? Check out these LED panels from EarthTronics (Lighting » Products and Services)

Keep these cleaning wipes on hand so even non-custodial staff can pitch in to prevent stains (Cleaning Equipment & Supplies » Products and Services)

Do building occupants and visitors think it takes too long to charge their devices? Check out this new combined USB charger/tamper-resistant receptacle from Leviton (Energy » Products and Services)

Looking for maintenance-free outdoor lighting? This new area light offers uniform, glare-free illumination (Lighting » Products and Services)

If your staff needs to get more tuned-in to a digital world, this app can show them how (Products and Services » Software & Technology)

Looking for sustainable AV projectors that don’t sacrifice high image quality? Check out Epson’s 45 newly certified ones (Electronic Communications, A/V » Products and Services)

Backup power that lasts longer — take a look at these Lithium Ion-based UPS systems that use less space and energy and last 10-15 years (Energy » Products and Services)