FMLink Newsletter — October 30, 2017

FMLink Newsletter — October 30, 2017


What green cleaning can teach building occupants about sustainability? (Sustainability » Ashkin Group)
Ideas to help FMs and the workforce to understand better the importance of sustainability, and apply those ideas both in the office and at home

Excel Dryer Promotion

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

Find out which US cities top Orkin’s list for the most rodent treatments — Chicago is #1 again (Surveys and Trends)

Get tips from CaGBC’s retrofit strategy to cut emissions in half in large Canadian buildings (Products and Services » Publications)

Proving the value of cleaning investments, dealing with modern customer needs, and recaps of ISSA/INTERCLEAN — watch these free ISSA-TV videos (Products and Services » Publications)

Ever wondered if cleaning products are making you or your staff sick? A pace-setting California law will help you find out (Regulations and Government)

Do you know the best way to maintain cooling towers to prevent Legionellosis? (Products and Services » Publications)

September and October are the peak months for dorm fires — these NFPA resources can help protect your campus and students (Associations and Organizations)

Here’s the latest on safe inspection and preventive maintenance of molded-case circuit breakers (Products and Services » Publications)


Happening this week

Oct 30 – Nov 3 : CTBUH 2017 International Conference (tall buildings)

Posted this week

Jun 5 – Jun 8 : European Facility Management Conference (EFMC 2018)

Jun 11 – Jun 14 : NFPA Conference and Expo (fire and life safety)

Apr 11 – Apr 13 : International Security Conference and Exposition (ISC West) 2017


DIRTT prefabricated interior construction

Reducing time, cost and material waste: DIRTT technology-backed prefab construction chosen for San Francisco medical building (Contract Awards)

See how Ecore’s polish-free flooring brings a new level of safety to your floors (Carpeting and Flooring; Floor-care Equipment » Products and Services)

A robot that docks when needed, self-opening trash bags, and digitally connected tools are just three of the cleaning innovations earning this year’s CMS Purus Awards (Other » Products and Services)

With smart electronic controls, a small footprint, and configurations to fit most building types, these sleek water coolers offer three temperatures on demand (Products and Services » Safety and Health)

MRI acquisition of Qube expands FM software support for growing global client base (Corporate and Organization » Developments)

See who BIFM says is driving innovation and delivering exceptional FM results in the UK (Developments » Industry Awards)

Track tagged assets in a locker with this RFID-based system from Morse Watchmans (Products and Services » Security)

If you need to brighten up your parking garage or other low commercial space, check out Kenall’s sealed LED luminaire with glare control (Lighting » Products and Services)