FMLink Newsletter — April 26, 2021


How APAFAM is spearheading Latin America’s growing FM industry

DesignLights Consortium specs aim to keep outdoor lighting safe and efficient, and to minimize light pollution

Join facilities like JFK airport, theMART and Gillette Stadium in getting certified ready to reopen (Developments » Safety and Health)

The pandemic has accelerated these trends and challenges in higher ed facilities, say APPA and Gordian (Surveys and Trends)

National lab helps Marine Corps air base build efficient, resilient, cost-effective data center (Regulations and Government)


Happening this week

Apr 27 – Apr 29 : Global Security Week [VIRTUAL]

Apr 28 : Empowering Facilities for Post-Pandemic Success [ISSA WEBINAR]

Apr 28 : Women Disruptors in Healthcare [AMFP Chicago Virtual Event]

Posted this week

May 12 : World FM Day/Week 2021 [VIRTUAL]

May 12 : Best Practices for Anti-Terrorism Security (BPATS) Based Assessment Process for Commercial Facilities Course [VIRTUAL]

May 17 – May 20 : Better Buildings, Better Plants Summit 2021 [VIRTUAL]


Here’s how much energy commercial buildings will save with ANSI/ASHRAE/IES Standard 90.1-2019, from DOE (Regulations and Government)

Restroom UP LoK door handle

Finally, a hands-free door handle retrofit that doesn’t break the bank (Products and Services » Restroom Equipment and Supplies)

Is your drinking water safe? See what DC is using to detect lead in 400+ childcare facilities (Contract Awards)

Need extra heat in certain areas? This cabinet unit heater comes with smart controls (HVAC/IAQ » Products and Services)

Now you can make water-saving pressure-assisted toilets touch-free (Products and Services » Restroom Equipment and Supplies)