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Week Of 9/8/2019 - 9/14/2019

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Biophilic Design, Smart Systems Lead to Happier Patients, Better Outcomes Understanding Common Cybersecurity Weaknesses in Buildings 3 Workplace Design Trends Shaping Tomorrow's Offices Sensors, Better Communication Tech Mean Better Data for Boilers How to Prevent Roofing Problems Is Your Roof Leak Really a Roof Leak? How To Shop for Facility Software in Four Steps How Technology is Changing Emergency Communication Networked Lighting Controls Offer Benefits Beyond Energy Efficiency Plumbing Renovations That Deliver Mowers and Total Cost of Ownership Concrete Coating Considerations Lift Selection To Meet Facility Needs 4 Issues in Successful Plumbing Upgrades MEWPs: New Name, Renewed Focus on Safety Managers Face Tough Balancing Act Lean Management: The Facilities Impact K-12 Upgrades: HVAC Challenges and Solutions
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Week Of 9/1/2019 - 9/7/2019

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Listen Up! How to Improve Occupant Experience 5 Steps to Get the Most from Green Roofs New Tech and Design Trends Shape Healthcare Facilities Advanced Digital Technology Revolutionizes Boiler Market Cybersecurity Must Be a Priority for Building Owners Why Green Building is Synonymous with Resilience Employee Tenure among Emerging Trends Planning Lighting in New Healthcare Facilities Roofing Upgrades and Warranty Issues 3 Steps to Successful Software Training A Closer Look: Drain Cleaning and Video Inspection
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Week Of 8/25/2019 - 8/31/2019

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Overcoming the Tension Between Data Centers FMs and IT Requirements for a Façade Inspection 3 Security Technologies Making Waves in Facilities Management Understanding Environment of Care and Life Safety in Ambulatory Surgery Centers How Façade Inspection Leads to Damage Repair Construction Success: Proper Planning, Good Communication, Right People 3 Steps to Software Buy-In Drain-Cleaning Tools: Maintenance Considerations Lift Advances Target Access, Productivity Mowers: Understanding Options
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Week Of 8/18/2019 - 8/24/2019

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Bringing More Women Into the Data Center FM Field How to Set Your Construction Project Up for Success FMs Face Critical Compliance Challenges in Accredited Ambulatory Surgery Centers Tips for Improving Worker Safety During Data Center Construction How Soundmasking Leads to Better Acoustics, Pleasant Space Mowers That Meet User Demands Concrete Repair Strategies Resilience Emerging as Issue for Facilities Planning Plumbing in New Healthcare Facilities Contractor's Role in Roofing Upgrades
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Week Of 8/11/2019 - 8/17/2019

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How to Ensure a Successful Façade Inspection Success in a Male-Dominated Data Center Industry Best Practices for Implementing Facilities Technology Cure for the Cold: 4 Energy-Saving Tips for Buildings in Cold Climates For Data Centers, Design with Construction Safety in Mind How to Get Good Acoustics from Floor to Ceiling Planning Healthcare Facilities for the Future Roofing Upgrades: Beyond System Selection 6 Steps to a Successful Software Rollout New-Generation Drain Cleaning Tools Lifts: New Heights for Maintenance
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Week Of 8/4/2019 - 8/10/2019

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Steady, Confident Leadership Leads to Data Center Success 7 Steps Help FMs Find the Right Technology Beat the Heat: 4 Energy-Saving Design Tips for Hot Climates New Safety Concerns Are Reshaping Data Center Construction Quality Sound: Office Acoustics Done Right Environmentally Friendly Practices and Their Impact on Landscapes Landscapes and Integrated Pest Management Getting The Most Out of Irrigation Systems Smart Staffing: Technology Challenges Managers 7 Emerging Trends Changing Facilities
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Week Of 7/28/2019 - 8/3/2019

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How To Do Asset Management for Doors and Door Hardware How To Do Needs Assessment For Door and Door Hardware Selection Special Attention Required for Fire Doors and Door Hardware Selection How New Buildings Maximize Energy Savings 3 Considerations for Smartly Designed Restrooms How to Fit Campus Facilities into the Community Use an Inclusive Approach to Build the Facilities Management Team
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Week Of 7/21/2019 - 7/27/2019

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5 Questions to Evaluate the Effectiveness of Germicidal Lighting 3 Key Artificial Intelligence Benefits for FM Mobile Technology Offers Efficiency for FMs Regular Inspections and Testing Keep Fire Sprinklers Working Properly Smart Buildings: Why the Latest Tech is Critical on Campus Testing and ISO Standards Play Role in Utility Incentive Programs Understanding the Roof Consultant's Role in Roofing Selection Active Shooters: The Role of Door Hardware
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Week Of 7/14/2019 - 7/20/2019

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School Security: Make the Right Doors Choices How To Use Door Selection for Infection Control Door Hardware: Balancing Security and Life Safety 4 Steps to Evaluating Security Risks How to Design Restrooms for Long-Term Operations 7 Ways Artificial Intelligence Is the Future of FM How Restrooms Design Choices Affect Cleanliness, Costs How to Plan An LED Upgrade Maintenance Management Systems: Managing the Business of Facilities Resilience: How to Make Campus Facilities Safer, More Sustainable The New Age of Utility Energy Efficiency Incentive Programs Beyond Waterproofing: How to Ensure Long-Term Roof Life Valve Problems, Water Quality Can Affect Fire Sprinkler Functionality
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Week Of 7/7/2019 - 7/13/2019

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Go Green! Why Universities Are Prizing Sustainability How to Make Sure Fire Sprinklers Remain Functional How Artificial Intelligence is Reshaping Facilities Management How System Design Affects Fire Sprinkler Functionality Understand the BAS's Role in Facilities Management Understanding New Utility Incentive Programs for Energy Efficiency Lighting is the Best Place to Start for Energy Efficiency Germicidal Ambient Lighting Has Potential But Caution Is Warranted Fog and Edge Computing Complement Cloud Storage How to Include Energy Efficiency in Roofing Selection Take Advantage of HVAC Opportunities for Energy Efficiency Cooling Data Centers in a Crisis Building Design with Maintenance in Mind
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Week Of 6/30/2019 - 7/6/2019

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Drone Attacks: Three Steps to Protect Your Facility Now Is the Time to Get Serious About Carbon Footprint It's Time to Catch Up to Climate Change Science Seven-Year Study Shows Gains and Losses of Energy-Saving Roofs How to Select Roofing Systems Cordless Power Tools Continue to Add Features and Improvements Detecting Water in Roofs with Infrared Imaging Commissioning Data Center Systems To Achieve Performance Goals PGMS: Grounds Accreditation Principles and Practices
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Week Of 6/23/2019 - 6/29/2019

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Examination of Corporate Culture Leads to Open Office Space How To Do a Major HVAC Upgrade on Campus Understanding the Benefits of the Medical Internet of Things How To Maintain Flexibility in Open Office Plans Using Infrared Imaging to Detect Electrical Issues Ensuring Reliable Power to Data Centers How to Plan and Scope an HVAC Upgrade Preparing For An OSHA Site Visit The Cost of Utility Vehicle Ownership
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Week Of 6/16/2019 - 6/22/2019

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How Open Office Space Must Address Acoustics, Thermal Comfort In Healthcare Facilities, New Technology Improves Energy Efficiency and Comfort Document Control Rooms Speed Incident Response in Data Centers How Flexible Workplace Design Answers the Open Office Question Enhancements to Portfolio Manager Focused on Metrics Long-Term Benefits of Smart Buildings Health and Wellness: How Research Influences Open Office Design HVAC Upgrades Can Lead to Broader Replacement Opportunities Budgeting For Planned Repairs and Upgrades Understanding OSHA and Mitigating Risks Specifying Utility Vehicles Based on Facility Needs Lithium-Ion Batteries Create Interruption-Free Work
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Week Of 6/9/2019 - 6/15/2019

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Overcoming Opposition to the Open Office Plan How to Collaborate with IT in Healthcare Facilities Energy Star for Tenants Leads to Huge Efficiency Real-World Success Story: Implementing Flexibility in Workplace Design What Do You Want? How Listening to Occupants Yields Success 3 Roadblocks to Getting to Smart Buildings Avoiding Flooring Hazards and Complying with OSHA Maximizing the Investment of Utility Vehicles Tools Evolve to Meet Users’ Growing Demands Infrared Imaging Comes of Age Strategies and Tactics For Successful Data Center Upgrades
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Week Of 6/2/2019 - 6/8/2019

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How to Find the Right Path to Big Energy Savings What’s New in Data Center Design? Budget Busters in Data Center Design and Renovation (and How to Avoid Them) Keeping Data Center Construction on Schedule How to Make the Open Office Plan Successful How Technology is Evolving in Healthcare Facilities Energy Star Enhancements for 2019 How To Include Flexibility in Workplace Design 5 Steps on the Road to Smart Buildings 3 Commissioning Mistakes Can Undermine Sustainability Efforts Hiring: The Inside Story Vanderbilt University Delivers Successful HVAC Upgrades Budgeting Strategies: A Recipe for Success
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Week Of 5/26/2019 - 6/1/2019

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How Variable Refrigerant Flow (VRF) Improve HVAC Energy Efficiency How to Apply Cold-Aisle Monitoring Strategies in Data Centers Questions to Ask for Successful Energy Planning 3 Ways to Improve Facility Sustainability, Student Wellness How Creative Engagement is Growing into a National Trend When is The Time to Repair, Replace or Restore a Roof? 5 Steps to Ensuring Plumbing Upgrades Last Addressing Air Handler Upgrade Challenges Specifying Paints and Coatings For Facility Needs
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Week Of 5/19/2019 - 5/25/2019

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What Makes a Rooftop Unit High-Performance? Why Cold Aisle Air-Flow Management Works 4 Facilities Strategies to Improve Student Productivity Where to Find Big Data for Improving Occupant Experience Setting the Timeline for Long-Term Energy Planning 3 Fire Safety Myths: Will Equipment Work as Designed? Creative Engagement Case Studies Provide Proof of Concept Understanding How Roofing Issues Occur Specifying Plumbing Products to Minimize Maintenance Properly Sizing Chillers for Improved Energy Efficiency Paints and Coatings That Address Environmental Issues
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Week Of 5/12/2019 - 5/18/2019

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Understanding High-Efficiency Rooftop Air Conditioning Units Air-Flow Management Strategies for Data Centers 3 Higher Ed Facility Strategies to Improve Collaboration How to Use Big Data to Improve Occupant Experience How FMs are Using Internships, Apprenticeships to Develop Talent Teaming Up for Long-Term Energy Efficiency How To Select a New Roofing System 7 Steps for Successful Creative Engagement How to Make the Financial Case for Health and Wellness Upgrading Plumbing Systems to Improve Efficiency Specifying HVAC Equipment Based on Facility Needs Advances in Paints and Coatings Have Long-Term Benefits Achieving Design for Maintainability Goals
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Week Of 5/5/2019 - 5/11/2019

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Alternative Power Systems: Know the Differences How Technology is Disrupting Facilities Management How to Plan for Long-Term Energy Efficiency How LEED v4.1 Addresses Embodied Carbon How to Engage Occupants to Create Better Space 3 Fire Safety Myths: How Will Occupants React? Why Occupant Wellness Strategies Make Financial Sense Effective Project Management Helps University Reduce Energy Usage The Resurgence Legionnaires' and Resources to Help Address It Facility Design Strategies and Tactics for Improved Maintainability Effectively Maintaining a Variety of Roof Systems
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Week Of 4/28/2019 - 5/4/2019

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How to Plan for Long-Term Campus Resilience Post-Installation Steps to Ensure Long Roofing Life How Lighting Energy Efficiency Connects to Wellness Level 4: 2N Systems Feature Full Equipment and System Redundancy How to Know When It's Time to Go Premium with Paint How Gundersen Health System Achieved Energy Independence How To Manage and Remove PCBs from School Facilities Legionnaires': Spotlight on Healthcare Facilities Manager's Role in Project Management Leads to Successful Renovations Avoiding Light Construction Equipment Rental Mistakes Portable Cooling and Its Impact on Operations Water Conservation and Legionnaires'
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Week Of 4/21/2019 - 4/27/2019

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Occupancy Sensors: Best Practices for Product Selection 4 Steps to Getting Roofing Installation Right Smart, Green Buildings: 3 Stages of Development How Campus Master Planning Must Address Resilience How to Forge a Long-Term Relationship Between FMs and Designers How To Use WELL to Enhance Lighting Strategies Level 3: Resilient N+1 Helps Minimize Single Points of Failure Practicing Proper Training and Safety for Light Construction Equipment Properly Sized Portable Cooling Enhances Occupancy Comfort Using Primers Can Ensure Proper Adhesion of Roof Coatings Effective Water Management Plans To Address Legionnaires' Regular Roof Inspections Can Help Prolong the Life of Roof Systems
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Week Of 4/14/2019 - 4/20/2019

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4 Steps to Choosing a High Quality Paint How to Ensure Proper Roofing Documents: 3 Steps Integrated Design Is a Must for Net-Zero Energy Success Strong Design Goals Lead to Operational Efficiency How LEED Illuminates Efficient Lighting Strategies Level 2: N+1 Provides Equipment Redundancy How to Specify Portable Cooling Based on Facility Needs Effectively Specifying Roof Coatings Based on Facility Needs How to Identify Potential Legionnaires' Hazards Understanding Facility Needs to Implement Best Practices to Improve Operations
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Week Of 4/7/2019 - 4/13/2019

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How to Understand the Real Cost of Paint 3 Steps for Planning Roof Replacements Get Ready for Net-Zero Energy Buildings PCBs Pose Health, Financial Risks for Schools How Does Lighting Choice Affect Occupant Wellness? Creative Renewable Energy Projects Lead to Energy Independence Colleges Build Toward More Resilient Campuses Level 1: N Systems Provide Base-Level Stand-By Power Reported Legionnaires' Cases on The Rise What Are The Best Practices For Improved Operations? HVAC and Lighting Upgrades Help University Cut Costs Light Construction: Understanding Equipment Options Plumbing Upgrades Help Reduce Water Usage and Costs
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Week Of 3/31/2019 - 4/6/2019

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Facility Resilience: How to Reap Investment Rewards LED Retrofits: Adjust Timing Delay for Energy Efficiency How to Select IoT Products for Smart, Green Buildings 5 Questions to Evaluate New Construction Technology 4 Levels of Power Reliability Meet Varying Facility Needs
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Week Of 3/24/2019 - 3/30/2019

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Leak Detection Technology: Proper Installation, Maintenance a Must Doing Flooring Right the First Time Avoids Wild Card Costs LEED and WELL: Complementary, Not Contradictory Measure, Test, Commission: Keys to High-Performance HVAC Integrating Technology into Existing Senior Living Facilities March 2019 Supplier Spotlight BACnet/SC Aims to Improve Cybersecurity Mower Performance Life: The Finer Points Concrete Coatings: Effective Application for Long-Term Performance PGMS: Spotlight on Success Matching Concrete Coatings to Facility Needs Staffing: The Never-Ending Challenge
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Week Of 3/17/2019 - 3/23/2019

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How to Consider Flooring Maintenance Costs 'Green Lease Leaders' Program Recognizes Successful Green Leasing Emergency Preparedness Requirements in NFPA 3000 The Next Generation of Senior Living Facilities Hybrid HVAC Systems Offer Big Efficiency 6 Ways to Add Value with Good FM Customer Service Smart Buildings and Facilities Management: 3 Applications NFMT: Helping Professionals Network and Build Benefits and Impacts of a Facility Renewal Program Putting Plans into Action to Increase Technician Productivity Effectively Integrating Door Hardware and Access Control Boilers: Repair or Replace?
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Week Of 3/10/2019 - 3/16/2019

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What is the Real Cost of Flooring? Cybersecurity: Understanding Smart Building Vulnerabilities How to Stay Hip with Design Trends for Senior Living Facilities How to Get Started with Green Leases Wellness: Enhancing the True ROI of Buildings Understanding New Leak Detection Technology FM Customer Service Goal: Occupant Convenience High-Performance HVAC: Why Maintenance is Critical How Hackers Exploit Cybersecurity Vulnerabilities Ensuring Door Hardware Delivers Effective Security The Role of Maintenance in Boiler Performance Life Using Budgets to Map Out Mower Performance Life Looking for Concrete Trouble Spots NFMT Conference Helps Hone Professional Skills Air Filter Checks and Improved IAQ Understanding the Standards of IAQ
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Week Of 3/3/2019 - 3/9/2019

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NFMT Offers Variety of Facilities Management Education Opportunities How Green Leases Help Achieve Green Buildings LEED v4.1 Sets the Tone for the Future of Green Building Smart Buildings: Efficient and Resilient. But Secure? Edge Rooms and Data Center Closets: 9 FAQs For FM Success, Focus on New Customer Service Strategies New NFPA Standard Helps Facilities Prepare for Active Shooters Best Practices for Achieving High-Performance HVAC Systems Focus on Filters To Clear the Air Effectively Implementing a Facility Renewal Program Defining Roles and Responsibilities To Increase Productivity Maximizing CMMS To Meet Evolving Needs
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Week Of 2/24/2019 - 3/2/2019

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Four Steps To a Water Management Plan How To Develop a DIY Energy Information Systems Facilities Management Input Is Critical For New Construction Projects Federal Requirements Tie Reimbursements To Life Safety Compliance A History of Facility Management Successes Facilities Managers Should Weigh the Cost of Savings Flooding on Campus Leads to Lessons in Emergency Preparedness Strategies That Extend the Performance Life of Boilers Mowers: 6 Factors in Repair-or-Replace Decision
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Week Of 2/17/2019 - 2/23/2019

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3 Critical Steps To Healthcare Life Safety Compliance Effective Facilities Management Is Level-Headed Facilities Management Portfolio Planning: Tips for Streamlining Construction Projects Energy Information Systems: Identify KPIs, Prioritize Actions Data Drives Monitoring-Based Commissioning Success Transportation, Logistics, and Distribution Centers: More Strategies To Increase Throughput Keys To Edge Computing Success Good News for Deferred Maintenance? Culture Change: MD Anderson Embraces Proactive Maintenance Technician Productivity: Strategies for Success University Taps into Facility Data To Improve Maintenance
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Week Of 2/10/2019 - 2/16/2019

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Collegial Atmosphere Leads To FM Success at Rockefeller Building Operating Management Leadership Sessions at NFMT Monitoring-Based Commissioning Brings Operational Efficiency Energy Information Systems Provide Data Deep Dive Overcoming Challenges With Large-Scale Construction Facility Innovations in Warehouse Design and Operations Facility Infrastructure Implications for Edge Computing Can Your Restrooms Pass This Test? Wayfinding: Code Considerations Roofing: Fine Tuning the Specification Process Wayfinding: Keeping Signage Updated How To Select the Correct Roofing Consultant
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Week Of 2/3/2019 - 2/9/2019

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How To Maintain Life Safety Compliance in Healthcare Facilities At NFMT 2019, Connect and Network Large Portfolios Bring Construction Challenges How Energy Information Systems Bring Energy Savings Connecting Sustainable Design and Efficient Operations Warehouse Innovations May Bring Tax Credits Is Your Building Ready for Impact of Remote Working? Edge Computing 101: What Facilities Managers Need To Know Water Management Plan Goes Beyond Legionella Deferred Maintenance: Process for Performance Drain Cleaning: Money Matters Utility Vehicles: Understanding Facility Needs LEDs: Manufacturer Matters MEWPs: Buy or Rent?
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Week Of 1/27/2019 - 2/2/2019

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4 Strategies To Prevent Cybersecurity Attacks How Soundmasking Can Help Improve Speech Privacy Understanding VRF Safety Standards and Codes How Healthy Buildings Create Healthy Communities Latest Survey Shows Changes in Facility Staffing Levels Design, Installation, Maintenance, Management: Keys To Long Roof Life Understanding FM Training and Education Options 4 Myths Increase Risk of BAS Hack On Facilities Leadership: Leading By Example LEDs: Integrating Upgrades MEWPs: New Training Requirements Wayfinding: Helping Building Occupants Find Their Way Making the Most of Irrigation Technology Specifying the Proper Roofing System Spotlight on Irrigation Training
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Week Of 1/20/2019 - 1/26/2019

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4 Steps To Emergency Preparedness FMs Report Changes in Operating Budgets Rising Demand Creates New Facility Priorities for Film Studios 6 Best Practices for VRF Systems Managing People, Managing Conflicts: Key FM Skills 5 Steps To Longer Roof Life Making Roofing Projects Work Deferred Maintenance: Turning Plans Into Action Dealing with Project Details Drain Cleaning: Knowing Needs Three Questions To Ask About Utility Vehicle Repairs
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Week Of 1/13/2019 - 1/19/2019

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Technology Aids Emergency Preparedness Plans How To Improve the Energy Efficiency of a VRF System New Survey Data Reports Changes in Facility Capital Budgets Communication, Management Skills Are Invaluable for FMs Financial Benefits of Health and Wellness How To Match Facility Acoustics to a Space's Purpose HVAC: Tackling the Repair-or-Replace Dilemma Shining a Light on LEDs and Upgrades Raising the Stakes for MEWP Selection and Use Changes in Operations and Code Requirements Affect Facility Wayfinding Insights on Irrigation
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Week Of 1/6/2019 - 1/12/2019

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Survey Says? Good Staffing, Capital Budget News for FMs Understanding the Value of Continuing Education for Facility Managers Understanding Your Variable Refrigerant Flow (VRF) Options Survey Shows Changes to Facility Budgets, Staffing Levels Health and Wellness: New Standards Address Age-Old Concerns Building Operating Management Highlights FM Education Opportunities 5 Real-World Incidents Offer Cybersecurity Lessons for FMs How To Balance Speech Intelligibility with Privacy Deferred Maintenance: School District Attacks the Backlog Planning for Maintenance Project Success Drain Cleaning: Proven Performance Utility Vehicles: Repair or Replace?
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Week Of 12/30/2018 - 1/5/2019

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How To Evaluate the Effectiveness of Emergency Preparedness Plans USGBC Expands LEED Offerings How the Physical Environment Affects Health and Wellness Steps To Overcome Obstacles To Networked Lighting Controls 2018 Facilities Management Salary Survey and FM Pulse
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Week Of 12/23/2018 - 12/29/2018

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Metal and Drones: Roofing Maintenance Innovations FM Staff: Desperate Times May Call For Desperate Measures 3 Fire Safety System Upgrade Case Studies Is A Hybrid Onsite Power Generation System In Your Future? Doors: New Era, New Requirements The Winding Road to Resilience
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Week Of 12/16/2018 - 12/22/2018

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Networked Controls Add Big Savings To LEDs New Challenges in Healthcare Restroom Design, Operations What Is The Purpose of Prime Onsite Power Generation? Blue and Solar: Environmental Innovations In Roofing Elements of a Healthy Facilities Management Department What's New at NFMT Baltimore 2019? Understanding Onsite Renewable Energy Options PPE: Trend Watch Mowers: Safety Training for Technicians Plumbing Upgrades Reduce Water Usage Doors: Meeting the Security Challenge Doors: ANSI/BHMA Standards Doors: Targeting Trouble Spots and Weaknesses
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Week Of 12/9/2018 - 12/15/2018

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Innovations in Green Roofs Bring Benefits 3 Steps To Planning A Fire Safety System Upgrade Higher Education Facilities Embrace Student Collaboration, Skills Training How To Diagnose Facilities Management Staffing Issues Understanding Backup Power Generation System Options Understanding New Trends in Healthcare Restroom Design 4 Steps to Personal Protection How Roof Inspections Vary by Type Mowers: Ensuring Safe Operation Grounds: Successful Soil Strategy Lighting Upgrades: Quantifying Results Deferred Maintenance: Making the Case for Upgrades Roof Inspections: The Benefits of Infrared Technology
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Week Of 12/2/2018 - 12/8/2018

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Progress Has Been Made on Climate Change, But More Is Needed 4 Questions Help Facility Managers Select Green Products Is It Time For A Facilities Management Staff Check-Up? What Facilities Managers Need To Know About Onsite Power 6 Steps To Get Funding for Security Upgrades Deferred Maintenance: Setting Priorities Knowing When To Perform Roof Inspections Boilers: Condensing Considerations Grounds: The Graffiti Battle PPE: Performance and Comfort
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Week Of 11/25/2018 - 12/1/2018

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In the Year 2020: Emissions Reduction Goal Deadline Approaches UPS Energy Storage Option 4: Flywheels Is the As-A-Service Model Right For You? A Brief History of Mobile Technology The Benefits of Using Plastic Piping Open Ceiling Trend Drives Growth in Sound Masking Analyzing Energy Use: Liquid Cooling vs. Air-Cooled Cabinets How to Do an Energy Treasure Hunt FM Career Path and Down Time Which UPS Energy Storage System Should FMs Use? Painting Projects That Perform Boilers Come of Age Grounds: Utility Vehicle, Water and Security Issues Benefits of Upgrading Emergency Lighting How IoT Can Benefit a Facility
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Week Of 11/18/2018 - 11/24/2018

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Resilience: Collaboration and Justification How Common is Liquid Cooling for Computers? 4 Steps to Respond to New Energy Star Metrics UPS Energy Storage Option 3: Nickel-Zinc Batteries Understanding Plastic Piping Choices From Chillers to Children: Variety Keeps FM Interesting 3 Emerging "As-A-Service" Offerings for Facility Managers The IoT-Resilience Link Deferred Maintenance: Formulating a Plan Roof Inspections: 3 Key Questions
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Week Of 11/11/2018 - 11/17/2018

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Communication Critical To Carbon Inventorying UPS Energy Storage Option 1: Lead-Acid Batteries Two Types of Liquid Cooling: Conductive and Immersive Proactive Steps to Respond To New Energy Star Metrics Building Internet of Things: Boon to As-A-Service Model How to Future-Proof Buildings for New Technology Acoustics and Style: Top Ceilings Considerations 5 Keys To Good Metal Roof and Wall System Design The Value of a "One-Stop Shop" Approach to Facilities Management UPS Energy Storage Option 2: Lithium-Ion Batteries Data Centers: Implementing Retrocommissioning To Improve Efficiency Access Control: Door Hardware That Performs PGMS: Digging Into Assessments What’s in a Name? Lighting in the Spotlight
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Week Of 11/4/2018 - 11/10/2018

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4 Vital Resilience Strategies for Facilities Energy Star Scores Have Changed: How FMs Are Responding As-A-Service Model Moves Beyond Software Liquid Cooling Offers Significant Savings for Data Centers Comparing Uninterruptible Power Supply (UPS) Energy Storage Options Rising To The Challenge: Hospital Survives Hurricane How FMs Should Prepare for 5G Metal 101: Understanding Best Use Cases for Metal Roofs and Walls Building Operating Management Announces 2019 Conference Schedule Grounds Management: Hardscape's Effect on Equipment Specification Roof Coatings: Performing Routine Maintenance for Warranty Compliance Identifying Energy Waste in Data Centers Boiler Upgrade with a Healthcare Twist
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Week Of 10/28/2018 - 11/3/2018

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Solar Canopies Case Study: Best Practices Revealed Big-Impact Health and Wellness Strategies Oct 2018 Supplier Spotlight Finding the Right Resources to Solve Too Hot/Too Cold Problems Good Stormwater Management: Key Component of Water Resilience How Passive House Leads to Net-Zero Energy Cybersecurity Risks Extend To Electric Grid 5G is Coming: Here's What FMs Need to Know Greenhouse Gas Inventory: How FMs Should Help What Not To Miss At Greenbuild 2018 in Chicago Strategies and Tactics for Efficient Data Centers Understanding Power Tool Features and Functions to Improve Efficiency Eye on Energy: Routine Maintenance Can Improve Efficiency College Ensures Grounds Management Efforts Are Sustainable Access Control: Specification Based on Facility Needs
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Week Of 10/21/2018 - 10/27/2018

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Is the Passive House Standard Applicable to U.S. Climate Zones? New Tools Help Optimize Building-Grid Interaction, Tackle Climate Change Tips for Designing and Operating Solar Canopies Inspections, Education, Adjustments Can Help Solve Office Temperature Complaints WELL and Fitwel Rating Systems Focus on Health and Wellness Outcomes 4 Factors for Green Roof Product Selection Passive House: Cost and Certification Considerations Specifying Power Tools That Improve Productivity Project Management: Avoiding Failure Energy Efficiency Leads to Enhanced K-12 Learning Environment Roof Coatings: How to Properly Prepare a Substrate for Application Access Control: Strategies and Tactics For Successful Upgrades
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Week Of 10/14/2018 - 10/20/2018

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Passive House Standard Gains Ground in Commercial Building Market Buildings Go Net-Zero Energy, Tackle Climate Change 4 Steps for Planning Solar Power Canopies in Parking Areas Real-World Water Resilience: A Case Study in Water Efficiency Office Thermal Comfort: Simple Fixes and Beyond Daylighting and LEDs Team Up to Meet Energy Efficiency Standards Innovative Strategies in Health and Wellness Design 5 Smart Building Strategies for High-Performance Awarding Achievements in Maintenance School District Upgrades Focus on Energy Savings Project Management: 4 Steps to Success Growing Campus Offers Variety of Grounds Challenges Roof Coatings: Specification Based on Facility Needs
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Week Of 10/7/2018 - 10/13/2018

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Understanding Building Performance With Internet of Things Technology How Buildings Are Tackling Greenhouse Gas Emissions Reductions Building Internet of Things: Minor Challenges, Major Benefits Daylighting Benefits: Cost Savings, Occupant Health and Wellness The Real Cost of Water Highlights Importance of Water Efficiency 9 Ways Green Roofs Bring Greener Cities, Buildings Join Hundreds of Facility Managers at NFMT Vegas Fire Protection: Effectively Performing ITM Drain Cleaning: Ensuring Effective, Long-Term Equipment Use Rental Equipment: Keys to Success Spotlight: GIE Expo Fire Protection: Codes and Standards Drain Cleaning: Understanding Equipment Warranties
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Week Of 9/30/2018 - 10/6/2018

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Colocation Data Centers See Surge in Demand What are the Bottom-Line Benefits from Climate Action? Facilities on the Front Lines: Buildings Tackle Climate Change Building Internet of Things Makes Greener, Smarter Buildings The Value of Daylighting, Even With LEDs Water Scarcity Makes the Case for Water Efficiency Occupant Health and Wellness Takes Center Stage in Sustainable Design Fire Protection: Understanding and Scheduling ITM Rental Equipment: Planning for Successful Installation Plumbing Upgrades: Focus on Health and Hygiene Mowers: Buying vs. Leasing
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