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September 25, 2018

Dodge reports August construction starts fall 9 percent

The value of new construction starts in August decreased 9 percent from the previous month to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $741.9 billion, according to […]
September 24, 2018
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CBRE report on corporate real estate and facilities practices highlights interest in activity-based workplace design

Seventy percent of respondents to a survey of more than 100 corporate real estate and facilities (CRE&F) executives indicated that they expect to incorporate activity-based workplace […]
September 22, 2018

OSHA recognizes Cintas in Romeoville, Ill., with highest safety designation

Cintas Corporation announced that its Romeoville, Ill. facility services location received Voluntary Protection Program (VPP) Star certification from the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA). VPP Star […]
September 22, 2018

Research by OfficeTeam suggests lunch hour is a concept of the past

The lunch “hour” may be a concept of the past, new research from staffing firm OfficeTeam suggests. More than half of workers (56 percent) said their […]
September 22, 2018

Lighting ranks highest in ‘Electrical Contractor’ survey

The latest survey of the nation’s electrical contractors shows that lighting work now earns the highest revenue at 30 percent—outranking traditional electrical power transmission/distribution at 25 […]
September 22, 2018

IES Ready Reference App is now available as a free download

The IES Ready Reference App, produced by the Illuminating Engineering Society, is now available as a free download. The App provides: Core lighting knowledge, including values from […]
September 22, 2018

ISSA elects new 2019 board members

ISSA, the worldwide cleaning industry association, announced the following individuals have been elected to serve on the 2019 ISSA Board of Directors,which will be led by […]
September 19, 2018

IFMA names its Chief Operating Officer, Don Gilpin

IFMA has named Don Gilpin as Chief Operating Officer (COO) as of Sept. 17, 2018. Gilpin has served as IFMA’s interim COO since Feb. 5. “While […]
September 13, 2018

Innovative enMotion Flex Paper Towel System saves time and reduces waste

    GP PRO’s enMotion® Flex Paper Towel System is specifically designed to help facility managers reduce waste, improve productivity and enhance customer satisfaction.  The new system […]