Building owners and operators should identify fire and life safety issues that impact their buildings.
A new $200-million hotel-office-condo-multifamily development officially broke ground in downtown Montreal last week.
A recent comprehensive review and synthesis of existing research from around the world bolsters the supposition that building technologies and enhanced operational practices can have a positive impact on occupants' performance and well-being.
While facility management already leverages technology extensively, innovations aren’t yet being used fully in washroom cleaning and maintenance.
A few years ago, an aging mall in Midland, Ontario, was left struggling like many enclosed shopping centres across Canada.
The type of humidification system chosen will directly affect the amount of time, effort, and expense that must be invested to keep the equipment running at peak performance.
With summer just around the corner, here are some tips for facilities managers to consider when preparing their commercial buildings to beat the heat.
A drone can capture data about the building structure as it scales the envelope, but consider too the images or video it could unintentionally capture.
Facility managers might be surprised to find out how often an employee accidentally introduces pests in the office.
Springtime is here and summer is just around the corner. The birds are chirping, the sun is shining and the annual incursion of spring pests
As facility management and information technology become increasingly intertwined, there are business cases to be made both for and with IT solutions.
Flooding is giving rise to new research on how green roof performance metrics can better manage water capacity.
The start of hurricane season is around the corner and it’s important that facilities are prepared.
Scents associated with cigarette smoke, cooking and the garbage chute are among the most common odours complaints received by building managers.
If it becomes law, the Reliable Elevators Act would require maintenance contractors to restore out-of-service elevators within 14 days in most buildings.
CF's national electric vehicle charging program will add 45 networked chargers at 15 shopping centres, helping to ease range anxiety and ramp up EV sales.
In Waterloo, Ontario, workers are installing wells for a geo-exchange system that will heat and cool a new net positive energy office development.