Construction Methods and Materials

Find out more about what goes into your facilities…from building materials; structural, mechanical and electrical systems; modular construction; BIM and commissioning; project delivery methods and management; and more…


green flooring material

Facilities (Campus Spaces

Friendly Flooring

When selecting flooring materials and designs for new or renovation projects, don't forget to factor in ADA compliance in order to assurance safety and accessibility for all.

The Sustainable Campus (Trends and Innovations)

Recalibrate, Retune, Rebalance

An update to Rowan Hall's HVAC controls improves system performance.

Hot Tips: Flooring Materials

Entrance Flooring Systems

Facilities Management (Managing Assets)

Consider Your Outside Lighting

Too much can be as risky as too little. Find a balance.

classroom acoustics and audiovisual design

Facilities (Campus Spaces)

Active Learning and Case Study Classrooms

Evolving classroom styles drive acoustics and audiovisual design.

Hot Tips: Acoustics

Controlling Noise in Classrooms

Building Controls

Facilities (Campus Spaces)

Get Smart

Building systems are acting more and more like social media, getting smarter, driving energy savings and customer satisfaction. Are you #connected?

Educational interiors

Design for Today's Students

Educational interiors flex to meet new demands as students look for connectivity, mobility, interaction, comfort and collaboration.



Hot Tips: Indoor Air Quality

Dedicated Outdoor Air Systems (DOAS)

Lighting design for educational facilities

Facilities (Campus Spaces)

Bright Ideas

Lighting design for educational facilities can impact student achievement. A careful balance of natural and artificial lighting is optimal for spaces where learning takes place.

Hot Tips: Flooring

Dance Floors vs. Sports Floors

Roofs That Last

Facilities (Campus Spaces)

Roofs That Last

From extreme weather to the passage of time, campus roofs take a beating. Keeping your roofs in prime condition is key to maintaining secure, comfortable facilities.

Hot Tips: Floor Maintenance

Preventing Moisture-Related Flooring Issues

Hot Tips (Sustainable Facilities)

How to Select a Green Door

Preparing Your Building for Winter From Roof to Foundation

Routine inspections in the fall can prevent costly repairs in the future.

Will funding formulas that incentivize college courses linked to industry demands harm liberal arts-related fields of study?


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