The Toronto District School Board (TDSB) has offered a window into its renewal needs backlog by releasing facilities data for each of its school buildings.
Preventive maintenance programs have become standard practice, but they may miss variations in real-time conditions: The case for predictive maintenance.
Normally, Teknion works with clients who are undergoing change management. Recently, the contract furniture company underwent change management itself.
An expert highlights how new systems help first responders deploy their resources more efficiently during building evacuations.
Performance management systems in facility management can take many forms, from simple operations and maintenance plans and spreadsheets to complex integrated technology systems. These systems
An expert explains the how the architecture of sound masking systems, which largely determines their performance, has evolved.
The transition from closed offices to open concepts may solve the problem of paper clutter, but has the problem merely been converted to digital form?
Employers appear to be scaling back wellness programs at a time when employees are facing rising job demands, according to the Workplace Index.
Energy-saving 'earth tubes' were among the features expected to help earn UTSC's new Environmental Sciences and Chemistry building LEED Gold status.
A landmark study found that standing desks raised student participation in elementary schools, as classrooms apply lessons from office environments.
This is why building managers should have an emergency plan in place. Besides potentially helping to save lives, it can reduce damage and minimize downtime.
Five tenants piloted a new green certification program, BOMA Canada's Sustainable Workplaces, ahead of its recent roll out.
While all buildings need protection against potential pests, older buildings can face increased pest pressures and unique challenges if left unprepared.
Halifax’s Canadian Museum of Immigration at Pier 21 has reopened following a $30-million capital and thematic expansion.
An expert proposes to close the gap in guidelines regarding how to assess the ongoing performance of ergonomic task chairs after they enter the workplace.
If organizations want to be ready when Gen Z enters the workforce five years from now, it’s time to start designing with this demographic cohort in mind, says Kay Sargent.
The demographic shifts happening in the workplace, particularly those expected in the next five years, are one of many reasons to do change management.