As facility management and information technology become increasingly intertwined, there are business cases to be made both for and with IT solutions.
Developing the right sit/stand strategy to include movement in the workspace is critical to supporting alert, engaged and healthy workers.
The start of hurricane season is around the corner and it’s important that facilities are prepared.
So a facilities management supervisor wants to make the move to facilities manager. There are a few reality checks to consider first.
Along with the direct energy savings that LEDs offer, facilities are also realizing cost savings by prolonging their lighting system through best practices.
High-pressure laminate is a practical yet stylish surfacing material, and new breakthroughs in resin technology add functional features.
The half-pixelated gear that hangs above the entryway symbolizes the output of Scotiabank’s new Digital Factory in Toronto.
3D and photo-realistic envisioning tools are nothing new, but they now allow changes to be made on the fly.
Recent research suggests that sit-stand workstations may not be the cure for 'sitting disease,' but they can help reduce musculoskeletal discomfort.
The City of Mississauga has slashed the electricity use of the ice-making equipment at its Iceland Arena during winter and shoulder season operations.
The market demand for co-working space in Toronto is relatively new, but has been growing steadily over the past 10 years, spurring an increase in supply.
When carefully and transparently planned, P3s offer some significant advantages to owners and communities.
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.