Dispelling Misconceptions Around Digital Information Hubs

Digital Information Hubs, often called digital directories, are becoming more and more accepted as an essential amenity in today’s buildings. However, impeding even broader adoption

2023 marks the 10-year anniversary of the launch of Canadian content in ENERGY STAR® Portfolio

Natural Resources Canada Developed and released in 2000 by the United States (US) Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), ENERGY STAR Portfolio Manager is the industry standard

Going Places – Prioritizing interactive digital signage in Schools, Colleges and Universities

It’s no surprise that today’s generation expects instantaneous access to information. Finding answers to questions was once time-consuming and involved research methodologies. Maybe you had

Integrated Systems Testing (IST) helps ensure your building’s fire and life safety systems are operating as they should

All Systems GO Whether your building is new or old, office or residential, high-rise or warehouse, there is no getting around the need to respond

Getting the return to office experience right: why hygiene management matters

Presented by Tork, an Essity brand As businesses continue to prioritize return to office, the significance of the office facility manager’s role has never been

Get There On Time: Implementing Multilingual Digital Wayfinding Reduces Late or Missed Appointments

Whether it is for an annual appointment or an emergency, the average hospital patient feels a surge in anxiety as their visit approaches. There are
accessibility healthcare

Becoming Barrier-Free in 2023

Facility accessibility is more than just an afterthought or a feature to have — it’s critical to the success of healthcare environments.
First OnSite

Mould prevention is a priority in healthcare

In a healthcare setting, the importance of preventing the growth and proliferation of mould takes on new dimensions. First OnSite explores the risks and remediation strategies.

Digital Information Hubs – The Future of Sustainable Building Communication

Big changes are happening in the way we communicate within buildings and campuses. We’ve evolved from paper posters, expensive printed newsletters, and many ignored emails.

The Brave New World of AI

Artificial Intelligence (AI) has been a game-changer for the facility management sector—and this is only the beginning.
long-term care

New standard for safer long-term care homes

The global pandemic has shone a light on the unique challenges in Canada’s long-term care (LTC) sector. Recognizing the important role of standards and the

Rooftop safety from the ground up

Whether the motivation is to conduct roof maintenance, make repairs, or install new equipment, championing safety when working at heights is always a primary focus.

Digital Hubs: Upgrading the hospital experience

Technology has a central part to play in enhancing the hospital experience. Here’s where unlocking the full power of a digital information hub can lead the way.

Kee Safety: Innovations in facility accessibility

Whether heading to work or out to shop, accessing healthcare or visiting a public building, all Canadians rely on safe access to the facilities that support their lives. Some might take this access for granted, but it’s a constant consideration for those with disabilities.

More than a directory: The real potential for digital information hubs

There’s more to digital signage than static names and numbers. Today’s digital information hubs feature a wealth of interactive services that benefit facility occupants, visitors, and staff alike.

Facility operations at your fingertips

The impact from the pandemic on the long-term care homes has brought to light the importance of optimal indoor air quality (IAQ) for the health and safety of occupants.
First Onsite

Priorities in healthcare property restorations

There’s zero room for error in healthcare facility restorations. Here’s where calling on a restoration partner with specialized healthcare experience, equipment, and strategies counts.