Posts Tagged ‘Facility Management’

By ANDREW RUSSELL and LEE VINSEL. Sunday Review. The New York Times Credit Laurie Rollitt It’s been a bad summer for maintenance, especially in New York. Last month Gov. Andrew Cuomo declared a state of emergency for the Metropolitan Transportation Authority, underscoring a problem that New York subway riders understand all too well: The M.T.A. relies heavily […]

By Chris Wood Dive Brief: Eight-five percent of facility mangers in the U.K. want to be more integrated in the construction process, according to a survey conducted by U.K. Construction Week and the British Institute of Facilities Management. Only 15 percent of facility managers surveyed reported being involved in the construction process. Six in 10 respondents said they don’t […]

Today, even as the BIM revolution has taken the construction industry by a storm, and has created significant time and cost efficiencies, its full-fledged use for facility management is yet to become commonplace. According to BIM expert Bhushan Avsatthi; Hi-Tech Outsourcing Services, ‘The trend is changing. Today, especially when we talk of complex and large projects, a […]