FMLink Newsletter — June 14, 2021


2021 FM Training Outlook Survey

Uptime Institute’s annual analysis reveals evolving causes of critical power outages, and the impact of Covid-19 (Surveys and Trends)

2021 FM Training Outlook Survey confirms the FM skills gap and identifies training priorities (Products and Services » Webinars, Education and Training)

NFPA warns about the danger of arc flash events in its electrical hazard awareness video (Publications)

As community guidelines relax, healthcare workers must maintain vigilance against SARS-CoV-2 (From the McMorrow Reports)

Designing interiors to support health and wellness: 6 strategies (From the McMorrow Reports)


Happening this week

Jun 14 – Jun 16 : NeoCon 2021 (commercial interiors) [*POSTPONED* to Oct.]

Jun 16 : Securing Healthcare Facilities [WEBINAR]

Jun 17 : ISSA Show Canada; IFMA Global Canada; Greening Health Care Forum; REMI Show ’21 [VIRTUAL]

Posted this week

Jun 22 : Keeping You Informed: The Big Wide World of Building and Life Safety [NFPA: VIRTUAL]

Jun 24 : AFE Founders Day Celebration and Legislative Summit [VIRTUAL]

Jul 27 – Jul 28 : Collegiate Event and Facility Management Association (CEFMA) Convention [VIRTUAL]


Altronix’s new NetWay4BT and NetWay8BT (shown) 802.3bt 4PPoE Managed Midspans

To provide precise power for your mission-critical access control and surveillance devices, see these managed midspans (Products and Services » Security)

Johnson Controls is switching to this refrigerant to reduce environmental impact and improve HVAC efficiency (HVAC/IAQ » Products and Services)

This “epic” post-Florence rebuild at three NC Marine Corps bases will boost resilience against destructive weather (Regulations and Government)

This hospital-grade UV-C device can quickly and safely disinfect rooms, with an auditable compliance trail (Cleaning Equipment, Supplies & Technology » Products and Services)