Month: July 2016

World FM Day – The advantages and disadvantages of technology

Posted 14 Jul 2016 in Shared Articles

World FM Day – The advantages and disadvantages of technology | FM Magazine

Is technology an enabler or disabler for the facility management industry? That was the question investigated by A&O Facility Management director Geoff Parnell on Wednesday as part of the International Facility Management Association’s virtual conferences for World FM Day, which took place on July 13.

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Operational analytics lower energy costs and maintenance

Posted 07 Jul 2016 in Shared Articles

Operational analytics lower energy costs and maintenance | FM Magazine

Monitoring 5000 sites around the world, Danfoss, which specialises in producing refrigeration monitoring equipment, compressors and controllers for grocery stores, required a solution that would help its customers view their operations at a presentation level, create reports on alarms and performance, and reduce energy costs.

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Honeywell to acquire US-based technology company

Posted 05 Jul 2016 in Shared Articles

Honeywell to acquire US-based technology company | FM Magazine

Honeywell has agreed to acquire supply chain and warehousing automation technology company, Intelligrated, for US$1.5 billion. The deal is expected to close by the end of third quarter 2016, after which Intelligrated will become part of the Honeywell sensing and productivity solutions division, which sits under the automated and control solutions business.

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