Facility Management

BOMI Education Canada

Canadian Facility Management & Design

New BOMI entity promises seamless transition

BOMI Education Canada is the newly launched delivery agent for training and designations for commercial property professionals, assuming the role the Building Owners and Managers Institute of Canada previously fulfilled.
casual workers

REMI Network

Study finds how employers can retain casual workers

Employers who help casual workers find meaning on the job may have an easier time retaining them, according to a new University of Waterloo study.
accessibility momentum

Canadian Property Management

Accessibility tracks sustainability trajectory

Market pressure and industry competitiveness could propel accessible commercial real estate in the coming decade, much the way those complementary forces have already bolstered energy efficiency and low-carbon footprints.
Everyday Impact Hero Contest

REMI Network

Cintas accepting nominations for Everyday Impact Hero Contest

The award program honours facility professionals who go above and beyond to provide a better customer experience and improve their workplace.
FM services

REMI Network

Value of FM services poised to soar: report

Rising investments in smart city projects across the world have led to the growing demand for facility management services.
winter preventative maintenance program

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

Is your facility ready for winter?

Steps facility managers can take to help keep communities safe and reduce their risk profile.
Massey Hall

Canadian Facility Management & Design

Massey Hall burnished for new generations

Panellists expressed a sense of pride and responsibility about making an imprint on a building that is both a civic landmark and embedded in Canada's cultural psyche.
fire extinguishers

Canadian Facility Management & Design

Fire extinguishers too often a workplace enigma

Employees should be familiar with the location and use of fire extinguishers. Equally important, they should know when to abandon extinguishing efforts.
fire prevention

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

Improve safety during Fire Prevention Month

October marks the start of National Fire Prevention Month in Canada, a campaign that serves as a reminder to revisit fire safety and prevention practices.
HFC prohibition dates

Canadian Facility Management & Design

Quebec’s HFC prohibition dates called untimely

Proposed revisions to Quebec's halocarbon regulation could sideline some commonly used refrigerants before alternatives with lower global warming potential can feasibly be in place.
gum litter facility management

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

The trouble with gum litter

According to the City of Toronto’s latest litter audit, gum is the largest small litter problem.
Avison

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

Aramark Chairman, President & CEO to retire

The board has initiated a search for a new CEO and established an Office of the Chairman to serve until a successor is named.
Saddledome demolition

Canadian Property Management

Saddledome demolition plan bucks transparency

The upfront cost has been projected at $13.8 million. The environmental repercussions of dismantling and discarding a 474,000-square-foot concrete and steel structure are more difficult to peg.
Anne Naser WorkSafeBC

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

BOMI International appoints new board leadership

The BOMI International board of trustees has elected Nicholas E. Stolatis, RPA, to the position of board chairman on a two-year term.
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Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

What FMs should know about irrigation systems

When properly maintained, an irrigation system can provide many years of excellent service.
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Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

Fertilizer tips for a healthy looking lawn

Here’s everything facility managers and building owners need to know about how to select the right lawn fertilizer.
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Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

SNC-Lavalin named FM for two LTC facilities in Newfoundland

The 30-year contract (from 2021 to 2051) will start once construction is complete.