FMLink Newsletter — October 23, 2017

FMLink Newsletter — October 23, 2017


Ready for winter? These BIFM guides can help with winter maintenance and risk management (Products and Services » Publications)

Commercial real estate unplugged: a roundtable discussion on technology (Magazines » BOMA)
Evaluating and implementing the technology solutions available for today’s buildings

What does resilience mean for commercial real estate? (Magazines » BOMA)
What it takes to prepare for disasters and then quickly return to full operations after a disaster

Learn how technology is transforming maintenance services and affecting their procurement (Surveys and Trends)

Calculate your risk of injury when lifting objects and get safety tips with this new, free NIOSH app (Products and Services » Software & Technology)

With today’s IoT-connected systems, experts say cybersecurity in the workplace is not just an IT issue, but an FM one as well (Developments » Security Issues)

Find out which innovations are adding value to security alarm systems, and driving updates (Surveys and Trends)

See how your office’s rentable space may change under BOMA’s updated floor measurement standard (Products and Services » Publications)

If your office space is tight, see which direction your company might have to head to find additional space (Surveys and Trends)

Improve your data center maintenance and operations with unbiased research from Uptime Institute’s new group (Associations and Organizations)


Happening this week

Oct 23 – Oct 25 : Critical Facilities Summit

Oct 24 : WORKTECH17 West Coast (facilities, real estate, technology)

Oct 25 – Oct 27 : EDspaces: The Future of Educational Facilities

Oct 26 – Oct 29 : LearningSCAPES 2017 (educational facilities)

Posted this week

Mar 20 – Mar 22 : IFMA Facility Fusion Conference and Expo 2018

Apr 10 – Apr 12 : The Facilities Event 2018

Mar 8 – Mar 9 : BuildingEnergy Boston 2018

Mar 21 – Mar 22 : Globalcon 2018: Energy, Power & FM, Strategies & Technologies


Deutsche Telekom building

Find out the value-creating concepts ISS will use to deliver FM services to 9,000 Deutsche Telekom sites (Contract Awards)

Reduce your energy usage and get paid for it! Con Edison is using an innovative incentive to motivate large buildings to cut peak energy use (Developments » Energy Management)

See why Toro won a landscape and snow management equipment contract — will it help you, too? (Contract Awards)

An “endless” supply of hot water and lower energy costs — two benefits of tankless gas water heaters, which now will be made in the USA (HVAC/IAQ » Products and Services)

Johnson Controls completes sale of Scott Safety business to 3M, enhancing 3M’s personal safety product line (Corporate and Organization » Developments)

Energy from recycled landfill gas — just one of the reasons UNH earned the highest rating for campus sustainability (Developments » Environment and Sustainability)

Streamline maintenance, protect assets, and simplify emergency evacuations — all with Siemens location-based services (Products and Services » Software & Technology)