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Facilities Management articles for the week of 7/16/2023 - 7/22/2023

How IoT and Smart Technology are Shaping the Future of Electrical Code

merging technologies are becoming an increasingly important part of building designs and renovations and are continuing to be incorporated as they are developed.

Read This » Power Tool Safety: Essential Practices for Optimal Workplace Protection

ower tools are essential workhorses for maintenance and engineering departments, but this central role comes with a price: the need to be ever vigilant about safety.

Read This » ESCO Relationship Benefits Service Company, Facilities

hen institutional and commercial facilities enter into an agreement with an energy service company (ESCO), they can take advantage of several opportunities.  Those advantages include cost and energy savings on energy consumption from completed audits and system retrofits, improved system operations that improve a district’s sustainability efforts as well as reduce an institution’s carbon footprint.  Through the agreements, the ESCO and facility can work together to achieve energy saving goals, as both sides risk losing money if energy agreements aren’t met by the district.  Facilities are experiencing unique federal funding opportunities through federal funding programs that are available through various governmental programs.

Read This » The Vital Role of Facilities Managers in K-12 School Operations

orking in K-12 schools used to be highly desirable.

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