Maintenance Round-Up

Maintenance Management Roundup

The Maintenance Round-Up: a one-stop source for facility and maintenance news. This time we cover World FM Day, the Perfect CMMS, HVAC Preventive Maintenance.
Thursday June 28: World FM Day Event – GlobalFM

Global FM, a worldwide federation of organizations committed to providing leadership in the facility management profession, is conducting their fourth-annual World FM Day. This initiative was created to celebrate the importance of the FM profession. Visit the link for an interactive map of World FM Day-related events and activities.

50 Questions to Help Your CMMS Search – CMMS City

Joel Levitt provides a comprehensive list of 50 hot-button questions to ask yourself (and vendors) when conducting your search for the perfect CMMS. Joel’s article makes great content to pass on to friends and colleagues who might be in the evaluation stage of an CMMS implementation.

How to Ensure Quality HVAC Preventive Maintenance – FacilitiesNet

FacilitiesNet provides a thorough audio discussion of best practices for ensuring quality HVAC preventive maintenance.

Zero Energy Buildings Gaining Ground – Today’s Facility Manager

A report released earlier this year by the New Buildings Institute (NBI) and the Zero Energy Commercial Building Consortium (CBC) reveals that Zero energy commercial buildings are cropping up all across the United States. This news item from gives some insight into the on-site renewable energy movement.