Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

A year like no other for campus cleaning

Large-scale post-secondary campuses hold an almost incomprehensibly wide range of cleaning and maintenance challenges.
ASHRAE school

Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

ASHRAE releases HVAC guide for reopening schools

A new 41-page guide from ASHRAE provides guidance on the operation of HVAC systems as schools prepare to reopen in the fall.
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Facility Cleaning & Maintenance

Carpet care key for post-secondary institutions

More than 80 per cent of Americans surveyed said that they would "take action" if they felt the carpet care in a college or university was inadequate.

Canadian Facility Management & Design

Ontario to invest $27-mil in OCAD U expansion

Ontario is investing $27 million to support the expansion and modernization of OCAD University’s campus, located along McCaul and Duncan Streets, in downtown Toronto. The

REMI Network

New campus planned for Emily Carr University

The Emily Carr University of Art and Design is embarking on the development of a new $122.65-million campus to better accommodate increased student demand and program growth. The new campus, which will provide modern facilities for 1,800 visual arts, media arts and design students, will be located on an 18-acre site, known as Great Northern Way, on the False Creek Flats in Vancouver, B.C.


High demand for University-based condo

The North tower of a two-building luxury condominium development in Kingston, O.N. has sold out in less than a month. The University Suites Condominiums, located at Princess St. and University Ave. near Queen’s University, are attracting both homeowners and investors.
Academic Assets

Canadian Apartment Magazine

Ditching student ghettos for luxury living

Canadian developers are learning that behind many young adults living in so-called 'student ghettos' are parents willing to pay for higher-end housing.