Facility Management

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.
Eric Foss Aramark

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 t 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.
lawn-irrigation-945x514

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

What FMs should know about irrigation systems

When properly maintained, an irrigation system can provide many years of excellent service.
lawn-945x514

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.
fm945x514

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.
talent attraction efforts

Canadian Property Management

Making space for talent attraction efforts

Commercial real estate's core function as a provider of workspace serves as something of a living lab for the industry's own human resources strategies.
campusstudents945x514

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

Improving safety programs on campus

National Safety Month is an excellent reminder to conduct an audit of existing infrastructure and determine where upgrades can be made.
eye-shower945x514

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

Ten things FMs should know about eyewashes

Fast action and the right action are essential to protecting the eyes.
FMTrends city

Canadian Facility Management & Design

Green, smart workplaces to attract FM talent

New technologies, demographic shifts, and sustainable solutions top the facility management trends to watch in 2019, according to a Sodexo report.
IT

CondoBusiness

Developing an IT roadmap in facility management

The IT Community of IFMA is often asked how to get started with IT in facility management and how to develop a long-term strategy for FM IT solutions.
office2-945X514

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

PRSM partners with ProFM on FM credentials

PRSM and ProFMI are partnering to strengthen the PRSM facility management credential program.
team-spirit-945x514

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

Industry associations team up on FM training framework

Introduced in January 2019, the goal of the training is to establish holistic guidelines for FM industry — particularly in the technical fields.
floor-care-machine945x514

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.
clean-945x514

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.
deferred maintenance

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.