The likes of Piano, Foster, de Portzamparc, Maki, Coop Himmelblau, Taniguchi, Snohetta, Shigeru Ban, Chipperfield, Nouvel, and Rogers have creatively intervened in our relatively moribund and dollar-conscious building environment
. Over the next 25 years I believe this benign 'invasion' will result in the elevation of US design standards, the expansion of public institutional building budgets, the emergence of a rational process for competitions and a more aggressive search for effective conservation strategies.
Todd have completed a program addressing the day-to-day processes that ensure a productive commercial building environment
. The FMA curriculum consists of the following courses: The Design, Operation and Maintenance of Building Systems; Fundamentals of Facilities Management; Technologies for Facilities Management; Facilities Planning and Project Management; Real Estate Investment and Finance and Environmental Health and Safety Issues.
NIST participated in the development of "Guidance for Protecting Building Environments
from Airborne Chemical, Biological, or Radiological Attacks." The report, published by the National Institute of Occupational Safety and Health, was developed under the auspices of the Interagency Work Group on Building Air Protection of the Office of Homeland Security (OHS).