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  1. A Practical Guide to Facilities Management

    By Ian C. Barker

    Based upon the author's many years of experience, A Practical Guide to Facilities Management gives an overview of most FM theories and applies them in the workplace. It is a thought provoking approach to FM practice and illustrates what the author has found to work. Throughout the text thematic...

    Published September 17th 2013 by Whittles Publishing

  2. Intelligent Buildings: An Introduction

    Edited by Derek Clements-Croome

    This book introduces the concept of Intelligent Buildings to the wider construction community. Edited by the Father of Intelligent Buildings, Derek Clements-Croome, the book explains that intelligent buildings should be sustainable, healthy, technologically aware, meet the needs of occupants...

    Published September 9th 2013 by Routledge

  3. Workplace Violence and the Facility Manager

    By Joseph F. Gustin

    This book contains practical, comprehensive, and effective guidance and advice on the issue of workplace violence. It is written in plain language and in a non-theoretical, reader-friendly format for quick and easy reference. Topics include the risk factors that contribute to workplace violence, as...

    Published May 1st 2013 by Fairmont Press

  4. Evacuating Vulnerable and Dependent People from Buildings in an Emergency

    By David Crowder, David Charters

    How should elderly, ill or children be evacuated from buildings, residential care, healthcare and domestic premises? This guide provides support for designers, owners and managers of buildings so that they can formulate efficient strategies for the effective evacuation of people with mobility...

    Published April 4th 2013 by IHS BRE Press

  5. Sustainable Retrofit and Facilities Management

    By Paul Appleby

    Governments across the globe are setting targets for reducing their carbon emissions. For example, the UK Government has committed to an eighty per cent reduction by 2050, when twenty-eight million buildings that currently exist will still be standing; this represents a challenge to improve...

    Published February 21st 2013 by Routledge

  6. Handbook of Energy Engineering, Seventh Edition

    By Albert Thumann, D. Paul Mehta

    With new chapters on electrical system optimization and ISO 50001, this edition covers the latest updates to codes and standards in the energy industry. It includes chapters on energy economic analysis, energy auditing, waste heat recovery, utility system optimization, HVAC, cogeneration, control...

    Published February 18th 2013 by Fairmont Press

  7. Facilities Management and the Business of Managing Assets

    By Danny Then Shiem-Shin, Tan Teng Hee

    The importance of facilities management to the effective operation of all businesses is now widely accepted. Where there continues to be debate is on what constitutes a successful approach, and how much attention it should be given within an overall business plan. Drawing on both research and...

    Published February 7th 2013 by Routledge

  8. The Complete Guide to Physical Security

    By Paul R. Baker, Daniel J. Benny

    To adequately protect an organization, physical security must go beyond the "gates, guns, and guards" mentality that characterizes most security programs. Creating a sound security plan involves understanding not only security requirements but also the dynamics of the marketplace, employee issues,...

    Published November 18th 2012 by Auerbach Publications

  9. Handbook of Energy Audits, Ninth Edition

    By Albert Thumann, Terry Niehus, William J. Younger

    This best-selling handbook is the most comprehensive and practical reference available on energy auditing in buildings and industry. Topics include energy assessment and computer software which will guide you in planning and carrying out a thorough and accurate energy audit of any type of facility,...

    Published November 6th 2012 by Fairmont Press

  10. Corporate Security in the Asia-Pacific Region

    Crisis, Crime, Fraud, and Misconduct

    By Christopher J. Cubbage, CPP, David J. Brooks, PhD

    As corporations and governments become more litigious and risk averse, international risk management becomes more complex. Corporate Security in the Asia-Pacific Region: Crisis, Crime, Fraud, and Misconduct examines real cases of corporate crisis, crime, fraud, and other misconduct that corporate...

    Published August 26th 2012 by CRC Press