Sustainability Facility Professional (SFP) Credential Program Spring 2014 GMU is offering an SFP course February 21-April 26, 2014 (Friday-Saturday) at the FEA Fairfax office at 12701 Fair Lakes Circle, Suite 101, Fairfax, VA 22033. For more information and to register: http://ocpe.gmu.edu/programs/facility_mgmt/sfp_credential.php The SFP credential is awarded by the International Facility … [Read more...] about Sustainability Facility Professional (SFP) Credential Program Spring 2014
Congratulations to Megan Marvil on earning her Facility Management Professional (FMP) credential! Megan been working on this credential for the past several months and has now successfully passed the four exams in each of the modules. The FMP credential is offered by IFMA and is a knowledge-based credential for FM professionals and industry suppliers looking to increase their depth-of-knowledge … [Read more...] about Congratulations to Megan Marvil on earning her FMP credential!
Angela Lewis, PE, PhD, LEED AP and Jim Whittaker, PE, CFM, CEFP recently published "The Role of BIM and Overcoming the Complexities of Big Data" in the December 2013 issue of the Journal of the National Institute of Building Sciences (JNIBS). To access the entire issue see http://www.wbdg.org/references/jnibs.php The article "The Role of BIM and Overcoming the Complexities of Big Data" … [Read more...] about Read about “The Role of BIM and Overcoming the Complexities of Big Data”
Authors and IFMA members Chris Hodges and Mark Sekula recently announced the publication of their new book “Sustainable Facility Management: The Facility Manager’s Guide to Optimizing Building Performance”. The book provides practical solutions for some of the most challenging sustainability issues, along with guidance and advice on how best to utilize leading sustainability trends and best … [Read more...] about New book release promoted in IFMA’s newsletter – The WIRE
“The Business Side of Green Roofs & Energy Efficiency—Addressing common misconceptions about green roofs” written by Kristin Moreno Westover can be read in the December issue of FMLink, the largest independent magazine on the Net for facilities managers. Kristin Moreno Westover, EIT, LEED AP O+M, SFP is a civil engineer and is involved in repair and restoration of existing buildings. … [Read more...] about Read about “The Business Side of Green Roofs & Energy Efficiency—Addressing common misconceptions about green roofs” published in FMLink
If you missed our FREE FEA Webinar – on Reserve Studies: What do they tell me? Do I need one? on Tuesday, January 28th, 12:00 PM EST you can view the presentation and listen to the recording below. Ever wonder how much money you need to set aside in your reserves to fund your capital projects? If you manage a community in the State of Virginia, you’re likely very familiar with Reserve Studies, … [Read more...] about FREE Webinar – Reserve Studies: What do they tell me? Do I need one?