Project Management

By implementing project management best practices, a facilities manager can enhance her credibility and ability to move ahead with future projects. The project management resources below will help you plan organizes, monitor, and close out projects effectively.

Project Management - Business Concept. Green Arrow with "Project Management" Slogan on a Grey Background. 3D Render.

Project Management – Business Concept. Green Arrow with “Project Management” Slogan on a Grey Background. 3D Render.

Welcome to Cooler Geddon & Boiler-Rama Challenges of Replacing Equipment in an Occupied 24/7 High Rise

We must have been crazy to think that the cooling towers, boilers and lobby ceilings could be replaced at the same time as installing a new generator in an occupied 24/7 building!

Demonstrate how value engineering reduces costs and improves customer acceptance of facilities.
Facilitate communications, teamwork and creativity to make the best use of resources.

Rebuilding After the Storm: Understanding the Professional Requirements of Construction Contractors

Even when the sun is shining and life is good, finding competent contractors is a time-consuming and stressful process.

Putting the “P” In FM: Project Management for the FM Professional


An effective facility management program ensures the optimal efficiency, performance and profitability of an organization.

Project Programming: The Basis of Good Design & Best Value for Your Facilities Investment

Too many facilities managers commit valuable resources to a project without adequate analysis and preparation.


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Featured Quality Assessment and Innovation Articles

Benchmarking Strategies to Improve Building Performance

Read a benchmarking overview, discussing the pros and cons of today’s benchmarking and identify the critical components of a benchmarking system.

Find Hidden Resources to Tackle Millions of Dollars in Renewal

Discover the surprising results found after identifying a potential of more than 50,000 hours in hidden resources.


Strategic Role of Facilities Management in Business Performance

Strategic facilities management is a major efficiency driver if it effectively supports the business requirements of an organization.


Building Quality Assessment for Offices this guide reflects the latest thinking on Building Quality Assessment in terms of best practices, sustainability and emerging trends.

Asset Lifecycle Model for Total Cost of Ownership Management

The Asset Lifecycle Model for Total Cost of Ownership Management defines the cradle to grave responsibility for measuring and managing a physical asset’s useful life.