SMARTER FACILITY MANAGEMENT
20 9 KEYS TO WATER MANAGEMENT
Are you taking Legionnaires’ disease
seriously enough? It causes a form of
pneumonia that can be deadly, so take this
opportunity to reduce your risk, protect
your brand and show corporate leadership
by implementing a water management
program. These nine tips will help minimize
your Legionella risk without ballooning
26 SYNC SURVEILLANCE WITH SOUND
The ability to hear can make a world of
difference to your security response – without
it, your best guess about suspicious activity is
based on a silent movie. Capitalize on the
benefits of live audio with three options that
will put eyes in the sky and ears on the ground.
15 Is burning wood really green?
16 Floor tiles that shine with sustainability.
18 Air pollution at schools, tornado resistance and algae biofuels.
9 Optimal metrics for BAS.
10 Renewables bolster the U.S. energy profile.
11 How building tightness impacts energy performance.
12 Socially driven HVAC optimization.
COVER: 9 Keys to Water Management Success. Page 20.
Cover Design by Elisa Geneser, Art Director.
6 EDITOR’S LETTER
The career push of professional development.
32 PRODUCTS & SERVICES
This month’s section starts with a focus on vertical
transportation and ceilings.
50 FM COST TRENDS
Cost comparison between corporate office retrofits.