Amid persisting misconceptions about the role of FMs, experts shared tips on showing the value of facilities management in a PM Expo seminar last fall.
When designing a workplace, it’s important to consider all aspects of ergonomics, productivity and accessibility.
Meeting rooms play a key part in rounding out a better employee experience for those that struggle with reduced privacy at workstations in an open layout.
Facility managers do a lot, and sometimes that gets in the way of other things they should be doing but aren’t.
The use of building information modelling to develop the Bergeron Centre at York University earned the project a Canada BIM Council award.
Last year, the commercial real estate industry faced a number of diverse challenges and successes that are expected to develop throughout 2017. Here, REMI’s award-winning
the building community is becoming more aware of the importance of acoustics at the same time that the industry is giving designers more options.
LEDs make big claims about savings potential, but how much of this is marketing hype?
Studies have shown that the strategic placement of soap and sanitizer dispensers has been shown to influence hand hygiene.
The new Waterdown Library and Civic Centre is designed to read like a ‘fragment’ of the Niagara Escarpment over which it cantilevers.
The new emergency power supply system (EPSS) has been commissioned. The design, factory witness testing, installation and site benchmarking are complete. This state-of-the-art power plant
Laboratories are common in Canada, reaching from the viniculture industry to universities, pharmaceutical and petro chemical sectors. For lab techs, there are many occupational hazards,
An expect explains how technology is changing the way guard patrols, which protect people and property, get done.
Growth is a common reason for companies to relocate. Indeed, it was one of two key drivers behind CIBC Mellon’s recent move into a Mississauga outpost.
Just as the height-adjustable desk rose to the challenge of fighting sitting as the new smoking, due to the negative health effects of sedentary work, the treadmill desk is adding movement to the mix.
A visitor to Brookfield GIS' new Innovation Centre might miss one of its most novel features without the benefit of a tour guide.
The Toronto District School Board (TDSB) has offered a window into its renewal needs backlog by releasing facilities data for each of its school buildings.