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Articles from Buildings (October 1, 2009)

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A guide to automatic sprinkler systems: choosing the right automatic sprinkler system can ensure that your building is up to code and well protected. Naffa, Imad 694
A research edge: a medical college creates a sharp centerpiece for its expanding research campus. Olson, Chris 562
A tropical paradise: the modernized Gansevoort South Hotel in Miami Beach uses its tropical location as inspiration for its design. Piell, Amanda B. 353
A welcome addition: facilities combine the contemporary needs of a medical facility and youth staff members with the mystique of the Sangre de Cristo Mountains. Garris, Leah B. 331
Chiller upgrade yields-cool savings: with failing and inefficient cooling towers, and historical operating practices, this hotel engineered, specified, and selected three new cooling towers. Umlauf-Garneau, Elyse 321
Classrooms of the future: PSU Dickinson School of Law's technologically advanced classrooms set a precedent within law schools for the use of technology in teaching classes. Piell, Amanda B. 352
Don't let complacency foil your H1N1 preparedness. Peck, James A. 794
Doors and their impact on facility performance: exterior entrances affect operating costs in more ways than one. Garris, Leah B. 570
Environmentally friendly landscape care: is your landscape maintenance as green as your grass? Cioffi, Mike 707
Expanding housing options in an emerging area: modern architectural details establish Moana Pacific as a dominant structure in Honolulu's up-and-coming Kakaako Special Design District. Umlauf-Garneau, Elyse 349
Good aesthetics make good neighbors: the Harlem River Bridge Shop Facility incorporates two buildings--an additional shop and administration office space to house growing shop needs. Umlauf-Garneau, Elyse 348
Green Roofs for Healthy Cities launches professional designation. Piell, Amanda B. Conference notes 159
Historic downtown Houston high rise earns LEED-EB: O&M silver certification. Piell, Amanda B. 112
IREM survey identifies top legal issues impacting real estate managers and landlords. Piell, Amanda B. 212
Is HVAC refurbishment an option? Depending on the scope of the repair and project requirements, HVAC equipment may be refurbished for less than 50 percent of the cost of new equipment. Garris, Leah B. 611
Lux Art Institute receives LEED certification. Piell, Amanda B. 197
Managing your cable infrastructure: protect your infrastructure asset by keeping records and removing cables as necessary. Olson, Chris 644
Merging past and present: HON's intensive headquarters renovation reveals the building's striking heritage. Aker, Jenna M. 298
National construction fatality rate and safety incidents decline over time. Piell, Amanda B. Brief article 145
New blood: the adaptive reuse of an abandoned warehouse reinvigorates a transfusion center. Gregerson, John 830
New Casino opens on former industrial Brownfield site. Piell, Amanda B. Brief article 158
Product Innovations 2009. 857
Product suppliers for Project Innovations award winners. 1134
Renewable energy for existing buildings. Greene, Jodi 731
Restoration & consolidation: the U.S. Food & Drug Administration completed Building 1 as part of one of the biggest government construction projects currently underway in the country. Garris, Leah B. 399
Restoring a landmark: historic Chicago hotel remains the longest continuously operating hotel in North America while restored to its original grandeur. Piell, Amanda B. 861
Revised smoke hood standard improves testing criteria. Piell, Amanda B. Brief article 112
Safely recycling CFLs and other energy-efficient lamps. Piell, Amanda B. Interview 565
Specifying and caring for specialty flooring: learn the basics on linoleum, cork, bamboo, and more. Weis, Randall D. 694
St. Louis conversion captures LEED gold: the Power House meets Cannon Design's desire for a new way of working. Umlauf-Garneau, Elyse 334
Sterling College to build green dorms in 2010. Piell, Amanda B. 127
The business case for green only grows. Olson, Chris Editorial 328
The heart of collaborative care: a new cardiovascular center provides a healing environment for patients. Aker, Jenna M. 341
Towering accomplishment: silicon Valley's largest green project offers high-class amenities. Aker, Jenna M. 882
Water conservation protocols: low-consumption fixtures, submetering, and water harvesting drive water efficiency. Benazzi, Robert 1850
Welcome the winners: Project Innovations awards 2009. 131
World's greenest office high-rise: this corporate office and trading facility isn't just world-class--it's the first tower in the world designed and built with LEED Platinum in mind. Garris, Leah B. 814

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