Facility Management

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Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

How to develop a maintenance plan for your facility’s floors

Here’s everything facility managers and building owners need to know about how to develop a holistic floor maintenance plan.
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Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

The role of DINs in professional cleaning

A Drug Identification Number (DIN) is an eight digit number assigned by Health Canada to a drug product prior to being marketed in Canada.
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Canadian Facility Management & Design

Deferred maintenance hits home for legislators

Due to mark its centennial in sync with Manitoba's sesquicentennial next year, the Beaux Arts style landmark now requires more than $150 million worth of restorative upgrades.
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Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

IFMA and Macau Institute of Management sign strategic agreement

Macau Institute of Management (MIM) has been the pioneer promoting facility management as a professional subject in Macau since 2007.
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Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

Five ways to make the most of your CMMS

Here are some ways to make the most of your Computerized Maintenance Management Systems (CMMS).
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Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

The dos and don’ts of winter floor care

Floor care is an important part of maintaining a facility's image and safety. It's a big task year-round, but it can be a challenge particularly in the winter.
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Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

PRSM releases best of janitorial practices report

PRSM has released the Best of Janitorial Practices to help retailers reduce expenses and operate more efficiently.
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Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

The importance of healthy indoor air quality

To achieve healthy indoor air quality, various measures can be applied, among which thorough and systematical air quality monitoring is the vital one.
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IFMA joins forces with ISSA Show Canada

The International Facility Management Association is joining forces with ISSA and MediaEdge Communications to support a new trade show and conference – ISSA Show Canada.
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Canadian Facility Management & Design

SNC-Lavalin named FM for Saskatchewan hospital

SNC-Lavalin has been selected as the facility manager for the Saskatchewan Hospital North Battleford (SHNB), a provincial psychiatric facility.
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Canadian Facility Management & Design

Private sector gains allure for community hubs

Prospective developers of community hubs will no longer get extra time to negotiate the purchase of surplus properties the Ontario government is selling.
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Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

IFMA Foundation launches training framework

The International Facility Management Association Foundation (IFMA Foundation) has launched a new Facility Management Training and Development Framework.
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Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

Clean rooms require adherence to good manufacturing practices

Clean room cleaning requires adherence to good manufacturing practices (GMPs) to prevent potentially catastrophic contamination.
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Canadian Facility Management & Design

The workplace move: An impetus for change

There are few opportunities for organizations as great as the workplace move, where it can begin anew in fresh, new premises.
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Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

Cold and flu prevention in the workplace

Cold and flu season can begin as early as October and last until February. How can you keep the flu out of your workplace, to keep facilities healthy and productive?
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Canadian Facility Management & Design

The evolution of the FM avatar

As their job responsibilities change, FMs need to continuously improve in order to help bring their organization value.
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Canadian Facility Management & Design

How to maintain sound masking performance

Today’s interiors are even more dependent on sound masking for speech privacy and noise control.