Construction Methods & 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…


  • Facilities (Campus Spaces)
    Leaky roof

    Is the Roof Leaking?

    Leaky roofs can lead to expensive damage to facilities. Early detection of roof leaks can save headaches and dollars. Here is a look at various methods of leak detection for commercial roofing systems. 03/01/2017

  • Facilities (Campus Spaces)
    campus lighting retrofit

    Tackling a Lighting Retrofit: Ten Tips for Success

    Can you save energy (and money) by undertaking a retrofit with today's lighting technology? Yes, you can, say the experts. 03/01/2017

  • Facilities (Campus Spaces)
    campus flooring choices

    The Prestige Factor

    Flooring plays a vital role in creating attractive "front-of-the-house" spaces. But in addition to being attractive, the floors in these areas must also be functional, safe and cost-effective. 02/01/2017

  • Technology (Innovations for Education)
    digital signage

    The Writing on the Wall

    As technology improves and costs go down, colleges may be tempted to use more digital signage. How do you balance digital and static signs to create a cost-effective program? Three experts share insights. 02/01/2017

  • Facilities (Campus Spaces)
    building envelope: parking structure

    Who Owns Your Building Envelope?

    Communication is key to answering this question, especially when multiple contractors and systems are involved. 01/01/2017

  • Facilities (Campus Spaces

    What Floor Do You Live On?

  • Business (Managing Higher Ed)

    Do You Deliver?

  • Facilities (Campus Spaces)

    The Right Stuff

  • Facilities (Campus Spaces

    Friendly Flooring

  • Facilities (Campus Spaces)

    Active Learning and Case Study Classrooms




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