• 10 Apr 2017

    International Facility Management Standards are here!

    I am pleased to be able to announce that the first two International Facility Management Standards have been published. ISO 41011 Facility management - Vocabulary ISO 41012 Facility management - Guidance on strategic sourcing and the development of agreements Read more about these standards by clicking the link below. And celebrate this achievement with your colleagues. http://www.ifma.org/news/what's...
    • 23 Nov 2016

    Facility Management joins the ISO family

    Work on the first two International Standards in Facility management has finished and the forthcoming publication of ISO 41011, Facilities management – Vocabulary , and ISO 41012, Facilities management – Guidance on strategic sourcing and the development of agreements , should help to increase knowledge and awareness of facility management as one of the fastest-growing professional disciplines worldwide. Read...
    • 22 Sep 2016

    Making the Business Case for FM Standards

    With the evolution of the profession, today’s FM organizations and integrated FM service providers have more business influence than ever before. How can today's facility manager meet the challenges of an environment with ever-increasing complex...
    • 17 Jun 2016

    ISO 50001 on energy management is under revision

    By the end of 2014, nearly 7,000 organizations were already certified to ISO 50001. It is now under review by ISO/TC242. Learn more about it here. http://www.iso.org/iso/home/news_index/news_archive/news.htm?refid=Ref2091
    • 14 Jun 2016

    Selecting a Management System for Your Facility

    Read the new article in IFMA's FMJ about ISO management system standards that can optimize FM operations. There are several ISO management system standards (MSS) available for use by facility mangers; the purpose this article is to highlight a few that impact facility management. feel After reading the article, comment on which standards you benefits facility managers. Happy reading, Laverne
    • 24 Mar 2016

    Read IFMA's FMJ Article: FM Perspectives on IT Security

    There is an 800-pound gorilla in the room that most do not want to recognize exists — Read more about IT security risks through FM IT portals, information security standards and guidelines and more in the March/April 2016 issue of FMJ, the official...