Tag Archives: Property Maintenance

How Can we Improve Automated Sustainability with Building Management¬† Systems (BMS) To develop and expand your BMS for greater automated sustainability should be financially viable.¬† As you might imagine, developing and expanding you building management system to improve control of energy consuming resources, within your facility, such as the mechanical services HVAC plant and lighting […]

Fixed Plant Management – Legal Obligations Understanding you legal obligations for Council and Government compliance Just a few questions for your thoughts, if you don’t know the answers, you need to call us…today. Elevator Certification’s Here are a few questions to ask your self,especially if you are self managing a commercial property. Do the elevators […]

What is Facility Performance: When we talk about Facility Performance (or Building Performance) we refer to costs versus income, that is the building operations, Energy management, Building Systems management, such as Air conditioning, vertical rise, lighting Control, Fire, Generators, etc are all working as a single holistic unit to minimize costs and maximize value. Facility […]

The false economies if reusing commercial furniture in an office space The Commercial Furniture Fail .We look at a few different scenarios and none of them prove themselves to be the money saver a tenant might think. In fact it can cost a tenant more! As Facility Managers we are often asked by the Landlord […]

Commercial building Manager Questions you might consider asking You’re considering a move to new commercial office building, everything ticks the box, but you’re looking for a little additional “comfort”; as a potential long term home for your business, you’re mindful of employees, visitors, contractors and most of all, your clients whom come into your office […]

Which Maintenance means What Action: A definition of Maintenance We’re writing about this because it comes up in conversation with clients and vendors a like; for example, a vendor whom provides mechanical services was asked to provide our client with a preventative maintenance agreement for “X” services in “Y” building. Logical enough, we thought, but […]

Switchboard Refurbishments Upgrade Mechanical Services Switchboard | Your Existing Switchboard can be saved………well maybe. Why Refurbish your Switchboard? The switchboard might simply be at the “End of Life” and needs to be upgraded. A few points to consider: The Carcass of the switchboard might be reusable. the Back board, if it contains asbestos, don’t risk […]