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Facility Design and Management Handbook

Facility Design and Management Handbook

By Eric Teicholz

40 Leading experts in facility design and management show you how to squeeze maximum efficiency from your operation!

Price: $131.00
ISBN: 9780071353946
Product Code: 0071353941
Year: 2002
Binding: Hardcover     Page Count: 752
Publisher: BNI Publications, Inc.


Practical, step-by-step guidance and real-life case studies that show you how to squeeze greater efficiency and effectiveness from every type of facility.

You'll see, for example, how to:

  • Plan, design, and manage cutting edge facilities for all types of businesses with greater efficiency and effectiveness.
  • Apply leading-edge forecasting, and life cycle analysis to all your facility management improvements.
  • Create cost-effective "smart" buildings with state-of-the art security, energy management, lighting strategies, and maintenance efficiency.
  • Improve accuracy in financial forecasting, budgeting, architectural and interior design planning and market research.
  • Find the best, most cost-effective solutions for issues from "greenness" and sustainability to disaster recovery and technology integration.
  • Apply the latest ergonomics guidelines, for keyboard, mouse, support surface heights, seating, and rules of thumb to follow for body reference points for work-surface height.
  • Use new tools for space and asset allocation, project management, process coordination, and systems integration.
  • Benchmark your energy usage, and save on energy audits, and energy performance contracts.

This huge book of ideas also includes a FREE CD-ROM with sample budgets, schedules, plans, cost-benefit analysis, checklists, forms and more. Facility Design and Management Handbook is an essential reference for facility, building, and real estate managers. You'll be amazed that you ever managed a facility without it.

Order your copy of Facility Design and Management Handbook today!