Newly released guidelines offer a standard for approaching the planning and designing of healthcare facilities from a resiliency perspective.
Just as bricks-and-mortar stores embraced experiential retail to entice consumers who might otherwise shop online, organizations are now hoping to woo their remote-savvy workers back to the office.
Three key lessons for making buildings energy- and carbon-efficient and healthy.
Reducing water consumption must remain an important aim for commercial facility managers.
Dingy is a word that conjures thoughts of old institutional spaces. Academic buildings with dimly-lit hallways and windowless classrooms punctured with fluorescent glare. Rarely are
Optimizing ventilation and air handling systems is key to achieving net zero energy performance goals.
Electricity demand projections through the vaccination rollout period should take two contradictory factors into account, energy management specialists affirm.
How AMPED Sports Lab and Ice Complex in Ottawa, Ontario, became the first Zero Carbon Building Performance Standard certified arena.
Facility managers are no longer viewed as a back-office function, but rather “a strategic instrument to attract and retain talent and create a great experience,”
When considering products with recycled content, pay attention to the types of recycled materials that are in them.
With the right market signals and incentives, Canada can create a retrofit economy now that would yield skilled jobs for the Canadian economy, operational savings from energy and carbon reduction and better, healthier buildings for Canadians.
In the age of COVID, it's also important to consider how chemical exposures influence our ability to fight disease.
In preparation for World Water Day, here are five water conservation tips for facility managers and service providers.
Product and service suppliers to the property and facilities management sector are among eight publicly listed Canadian companies ranked for highest global revenues tied to low-carbon business activities.
Facility managers require resources to accomplish tasks, but other departments within the organization need the same and limited resources.
The Edmonton Public Library recently revamped its flagship branch: the Stanley A. Milner Library.
Facility owners and managers must rethink the demands of existing operations and systems to deal with rapidly fluctuating capacity.