FMLink Newsletter — September 17, 2018

FMLink Newsletter — September 17, 2018


The debate about open plan design rages on. Who’s right? (Workplace Strategies » WORKPLACE MANAGEMENT SOLUTIONS)

Imagine what a difference it would make if buildings were usable right after a natural disaster. NIST says this is a realistic goal (Surveys and Trends)

Preventing Legionnaire’s disease — read ASHRAE’s updated risk management standard for building water systems (Products and Services » Publications)

How is the role of the electrical contractor changing with today’s technology? (Surveys and Trends)

Find out which colleges and universities were rated as the most sustainable for 2018, and their best practices in 17 high-impact areas (Developments » Environment and Sustainability)


Happening this week

Sep 18 – Sep 19 : AIVC; TightVent Europe; venticool (ventilation)

Posted this week

Mar 20 – Mar 21 : Globalcon 2019 Conference; Energy, Power & FM Strategies & Technologies Expo

Feb 6 – Feb 8 : SAME/IFMA Facilities Management Workshop 2019

Jun 25 – Jun 26 : Servparc (FM, industrial services, IT solutions)


If you need to comply with one of the new feminine product access laws — or just do the right thing, see Bobrick’s expanded free-vend offerings (Products and Services » Restroom Equipment and Supplies)

As the gun control and mental health debates rage on, see what AIA is doing to help schools be safer now (Associations and Organizations)

Are you looking for top-notch landscape design? Check out this year’s ASLA winners (Developments » Industry Awards)

For improved safety and better documentation of those wearing body cameras, see what Milestone has come up with (Products and Services » Security)

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)

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

If you want a “failover option” to keep security video recordings seamless, check out Vicon’s new video management system (VMS) (Products and Services » Security)

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)