Blog posts from June 2017
Posted on 06/26/2017
By gathering accurate facility data, the true condition of your facilities portfolio becomes clearer, providing a benchmark to analyze the impact of investing in facility improvements. This benchmark – developed by industry associations – is known as the Facility Condition Index (FCI).
Posted on 06/14/2017
Facilities managers have tools available to them for managing everything from construction and energy to recycling and security. So, it’s surprising that in an age of automated buildings and smart cities that facilities managers are still using spreadsheets.
Posted on 06/08/2017
Hospitals have thousands of pieces of mobile medical equipment. While support staff can’t monitor all this equipment all the time, hospitals can reduce or eliminate equipment from going places it’s not supposed to go.
Posted on 06/01/2017
How much do taxpayers know about the condition of school facilities in their district? Often, residents confront the reality of facility capital projects only when they’re expected to vote on bond measures, or when they’re directly impacted by insufficient infrastructure or school closures.