Tag : sustainability

A Sincere Thanks to AIA for an Engaging A’18 Conference!

The Building People would like to say thank you to AIA and all those who participated in this years A’18 Conference. These engaging conversations provide insights and a path forward as professionals across the design landscape collaborate to create cities that are more resilient, sustainable, and cost effective. A special

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Press Release: The Building People-Led Joint Venture, Northbound Solutions, Wins 5-Year $70M Contract to Support Department of Energy

October 31, 2017
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Leesburg, VA, October 31, 2017 – Northbound Solutions, LLC, a joint venture led by The Building People and Redhorse Corporation, was awarded a 5-Year $70 million single award Indefinite-Delivery, Indefinite-Quantity (IDIQ) contract with the Department of Energy (DOE)

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The Building People – B3 Benchmarking Update

In this Update:

Wastewater Treatment Plant (WWTP) scores
Improvements to Improvements tab
EnergyCAP integration
Additional new feature highlights

Building level metrics and navigation
Renewable meter types
Import wizard updates
Site decommissioning
Fiscal year reporting and exporting

Optimize your B3 experience

Wastewater Treatment Plant (WWTP) scores
Scores are now available for wastewater treatment plants. They are based on ENERGY STAR Portfolio Manager’s (ESPM)

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RICS PRESS RELEASE: RICS Names Lawrence Melton, CEO and President of The Building People as FM Sector Chair, ex officio

For immediate release November 14, 2016
Alan F. Cohen
Corporate Affairs Associate, Communications
t: +1-202 602-1450  m: 646 847-5706
e: acohen@rics.org
RICS names new members to its Americas board

New York – RICS in the Americas, the New York-based regional branch of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors, the largest global organization for professionals in real

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Workplace Success Begins with People and Choice: Telling the Story Behind GSA Headquarters Transformation

Recently, Work Design Magazine invited The Building People to film the success story around the workplace transformation at GSA’s headquarters facility at 1800 F Street in Washington DC. The Building People’s Lawrence Melton and Linda Osgood gathered with Chuck Hardy (GSA), Janet Pogue (Gensler), John Vivadelli (Agilquest), and Torrance Houlihan

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The Building People in this Month’s RICS MODUS Magazine Discuss Why the Federal Footprint is Down but Operating Costs are Up

“In 2014, the amount of space occupied by the us government went down, but running costs went up. Why?”




Click the the image for the article or see the entire issue of RICS MODUS here.

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Shifting from Reactive to PROACTIVE OPERATIONS – A Paradigm Shift for FM

Realcomm Austin, TX is just around the corner and we are extremely excited to continue our participation in this innovative conference on smart buildings and facilities management technologies that are changing the industry. We will be hosting a session with a fantastic panel of experts that you should not miss. We look forward to seeing

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Come join us for Realcomm 2015: The Intersection of Technology, Innovation, and Real Estate Operations

Come join The Building People June 9th-10th in San Antonio, TX for Realcomm 2015: The Intersection of Technology, Innovation, and Real Estate Operations:
The future or what we hear people describe as the future is really here. Real time information management, next generation property management concepts, prescriptive analytics, integrated CRMs, automated

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The Future of Sustainable Government – From Ecolabels to to Green Buildings

The Building People is looking forward to joining many of you tomorrow for the Coalition for Government Procurement 2015 Spring Training Conference. We will be joining the afternoon panel titled The Future of Sustainable Government: From Ecolabels to Green Buildings where we will discuss the latest executive order “Reducing Greenhouse Gas Emissions in the Federal

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