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BIM's value throughout the building life cycle
In the past, organizations spent valuable time doing data entry to track their maintenance assets instead of maintaining those assets. Today, if the design team is using Building Information Modeling (BIM), facility managers can and should get involved at the design stage to fully capture the benefits made available in BIM.
Teams shortlisted for CAMH redevelopment
Three teams have been shortlisted by Infrastructure Ontario and the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH) to design, build, finance and maintain the facility’s Phase 1C redevelopment project.
Industry loses noted architect Brian L. Curtner
With great sadness, Quadrangle Architects shared that founding principal Brian Curtner passed away Saturday from cancer. He was 64.

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Standard facilitates smart grid communication
ASHRAE and the National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) have jointly developed common parameters for the exchange of information along the smart grid.
RICS to train IMF's facility management staff
Under a newly signed agreement, facility management staff from the International Monetary Fund (IMF) will be trained by RICS, an international organization that promotes and enforces the highest professional qualifications and standards in the development and management of land, real estate, property and construction.
Topping off celebrated at Peel healthcare facility
Peel Memorial Centre for Integrated Health and Wellness, located in Brampton, Ont., reached a major construction milestone as its topping off was celebrated on July 31. 
SMG to provide FM for Texas performance venue
SMG, a world-renowned facility management company, has signed a contract with Lubbock Entertainment and Performing Arts Association (LEPAA) to operate the Buddy Holly Hall of Performing Arts and Sciences, a performance venue located in downtown Lubbock, Texas.
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Corporate fitness facilities on the incline
The physical environment can have a big impact on peoples’ health, vitality, and sense of community. Almost 70 per cent of employees want corporate wellness programs, according to a recent poll conducted by Monster, the global online employment solution.
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