Building Systems

organizational productivity

Canadian Property Management

Buildings factor in organizational productivity

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.
humidity control

REMI Network

E-learning course targets moisture, humidity control

ASHRAE has added two new courses to its e-learning catalogue focusing on moisture and humidity control in buildings and engineer ethics.
building systems

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

Safeguarding vital building systems during floods

Protecting vital building systems that address comfort, usability, life safety, fire prevention and compliance with general occupancy requirements.
preventative maintenance program

Canadian Apartment Magazine

Seasonal preventative maintenance tips

Mark Kesseler, Vice President, Construction & Physical Operations at Greenwin, provides the following pre-winter preventative maintenance program tips for property managers.
REMI

Canadian Property Management

Ventilation for acceptable air quality

The most recent edition of ASHRAE standard 62.1 specifies 17 cubic feet per minute of fresh air per occupant as the minimum acceptable ventilation level ...
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Construction Business

District energy a proven technology

Technological solutions such as district energy are proving effective in reducing the carbon footprint ...
REMI

Construction Business

Raise the roof

A roof that lasts longer is usually more sustainable since less waste is generated through the removal of an additional roof.