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UA campus keeps cool with help of facilities management - Arizona Daily Wildcat

UA campus keeps cool with help of facilities management - Arizona Daily Wildcat | Facility Management | Scoop.it
UA campus keeps cool with help of facilities management Arizona Daily Wildcat Whether its freezing tons of water, or firing up a jet engine, Facilities Management has several strategies to operate campus while being both evironmentally friendly and...
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UL, Manufacturers Promote Zero Waste Validation - Environmental Leader

UL, Manufacturers Promote Zero Waste Validation - Environmental Leader | Facility Management | Scoop.it
UL, Manufacturers Promote Zero Waste Validation
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Each claim validation mark indicates the facility's specific rate of landfill diversion.
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Thousands Of Bridges Are One Freak Accident Away From Collapse

Thousands Of Bridges Are One Freak Accident Away From Collapse | Facility Management | Scoop.it

"Thousands of bridges around the U.S. may be one freak accident or mistake away from collapse, even if the spans are deemed structurally sound."

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The fact that I cross the Bay Bridge every day makes me not even want to read this

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The role of the facility data manager | Facilities Management Journal

The role of the facility data manager | Facilities Management Journal | Facility Management | Scoop.it
Binary_Numbers_iStock_201112 How much forethought is given to all the data and information needed to manage a building? The answer many times would be little forethought and a lot of afterthought. The industry as a ...
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The Facility Management Pie – Scope and Responsibility - PRS

The Facility Management Pie – Scope and Responsibility - PRS | Facility Management | Scoop.it
A good diagram showing all the different responsibilities within FM - http://t.co/6sQP5ZBq

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Calvin Adams's curator insight, June 15, 2013 1:55 PM

THis is a great idea on how a person should breakdown the different job sets in order to create a perfect bussiness plan 

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Sustainability

With a focus on continuous improvement and environmentally conscious manufacturing, Toyota ensures that it's facilities have minimal impact on the environmen...
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Babson College launching pilot food waste diversion program this summer - Boston.com

Babson College launching pilot food waste diversion program this summer - Boston.com | Facility Management | Scoop.it
Babson College launching pilot food waste diversion program this summer Boston.com Babson College is launching a food waste diversion pilot program this summer at Trim Dining Hall through a joint initiative between Facilities Management, Sodexo...
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Understanding facility managements role in business - by Thom W. Conroy - Helium

A good facilities management team is worth their weight in gold, in terms of value to both the governing real estate owner as well as to the tenan..., Thom W.
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Why Commercial Developers Should Be Afraid, Very Afraid

Why Commercial Developers Should Be Afraid, Very Afraid | Facility Management | Scoop.it

"While most commercial real estate markets across the United States are slowly recovering from the recession, office vacancies in the Washington metro area ticked higher over the past year, to 13.8% in the first quarter, according to the Wall Street Journal. Clearly a sequester-related decline in federal spending was partially responsible..."

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As companies look to increase sustainable business practices will telecommuting become more popular?

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Going for the Green: Sustainability Delivers Significant Financial Benefits to ... - Huffington Post

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Green Sports Venues

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Green Sports Venues: Your Guide to Sustainable and Green Sports Facilities

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Earning Energy Efficiency Rebates: Tips for Facility Managers - Facilities Management Power & Communication Feature

Earning Energy Efficiency Rebates: Tips for Facility Managers - Facilities Management Power & Communication Feature | Facility Management | Scoop.it
Facility management article relating to: utilities,rebate programs,incentives. For facilities management professionals from Building Operating Management

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Stephane Bilodeau's curator insight, January 18, 2013 6:50 AM

In 2010, rate-payer funded programs provided $5.5 billion in incentives, according to the American Council for an Energy Efficient Economy. The usual incentive of choice is the rebate. On individual projects, rebates may cover 15 to 20 percent of capital costs. And some projects do much better. "We have seen very efficient projects in the right jurisdictions which pay 50 to 100 percent of capital costs," says Doug Bloom, chief executive officer of RealWinWin.

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Creation of a unique surround sound system by Bang & Olufsen

Join us on a magical journey from initial, fledgling ideas through prototypes, sound engineering to the exceptional craftsmanship and meticulous production t...
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