FEA News & Updates

Join us today at WWP

Join us for a session today at IFMA’s World Workplace in the San Diego Convention Center Managing Risk and Being Prepared – Demonstrating the Strategic and Practical Value of Facility Management Speaker: Christopher Hodges, P.E., CFM, IFMA Fellow, FRICS, Principal … Continue reading

World Workplace Expo

FEA is ready for the opening of the Expo at IFMA’s World Workplace in San Diego at booth 346.  Stop by and get your Business Resilience Readiness Score! Take a free Business Resilience Readiness quiz. For more information about FEA’s participation in WWP, go to FEA’s website page.

Visit us at Booth 346 of WWP

Just a couple of hours away from the opening of the Expo at IFMA’s World Workplace in San Diego. Visit us at booth 346 and get your Business Resilience Readiness Score!   Take our free Business Resilience Readiness quiz at http://www.feapc.com/business-resilience-readiness-survey/

FEA will be at IFMA’s World Workplace

fea-business-resilience Are you planning on attending IFMA’s World Workplace this week in San Diego? Stop by the FEA Booth #346 for a chance to win a solar backpack and to take our free Business Resilience Readiness quiz.  http://www.feapc.com/business-resilience-readiness-survey/

Don’t Waste Your Budget – Keys for Managing Facility Services Contracts

Read about “Don’t Waste Your Budget – Keys for Managing Facility Services Contracts” written by Capt. John H. Edwards, P.E., CFM, M.SAME, USN (Ret.), and Alisa Griffin, FMP, LEED Green Associate in the September/October issue of The Military Engineer, a … Continue reading

IFMA’s World Workplace

If you joined us for a session at IFMA’s World Workplace in the San Diego Convention Center or stopped by our booth #346 on October 5th – 7th we hope that you entered for a chance to win a solar backpack.   You can still … Continue reading

Choosing Sustainable Certifications

Looking to certify your building? If you’re in the U.S., you now have more options! Check out the article in FMLink written by Mayra Portalatin and Sean McWilliams on “Building managers now have more options than ever”? Mayra and Sean explain … Continue reading

Congratulations Serena Zahrah – Project Manager

Please congratulate Serena on becoming FEA’s newest Project Engineer!  Serena recently returned from her whirlwind tour (five weeks in Alaska, Lebanon, and Japan during a seven-week period) to take a well-deserved rest…before starting her second semester of grad work at … Continue reading

Facility Facts – Summer 2016

FEA’s Facility Facts Newsletter for the Summer of 2016 includes articles on K-12 Physical Security and Instrumentation Monitoring.

Joint event – SAME/IFMA Capital Chapter

              FEA will be sponsoring a Joint event with the Society of American Military Engineers (SAME) DC Post and the Capital Chapter of the International Facility Management Association (IFMA) on July 21, 2016 from … Continue reading

A Guide to Performance Management

“A Guide to Performance Management” was authored by Christopher Hodges, PE, CFM, LEED® AP, IFMA Fellow, FRICS and appears in the June 2016 issue of CFM&D (Canadian Facility Management & Design).   Chris Hodges is a founding Principal of Facility Engineering … Continue reading

Welcome Dorothy Scholnick

FEA welcomes Dorothy Scholnick as a staff professional in our Fairfax office. Dorothy just completed her Bachelor’s in Architecture/Facility Management from Temple University with a minor in Healthcare Management. Dorothy has had experience in both Construction Management and Facility Management … Continue reading

APPA/SRAPPA/TNAPPA Annual Conference

FEA’s Jim Whittaker, Bill Small and Scott Higgins will be at Booth #614 at APPA/SRAPPA/TNAPPA Annual Conference and Exposition in Nashville, TN between 9:45am – 1:45pm on Tuesday, July 12, 2016 and 9:45am – 1:00pm on Wednesday July 13, 2016. Go … Continue reading

Laurie Gilmer elected to IFMA’s 2016-17 Board Of Directors

HOUSTON, TX – (July 1, 2016) – The International Facility Management Association (IFMA) is pleased to introduce its 2016-17 board of directors.  IFMA welcomes six new board members with a wide variety of international expertise and experience, including FEA’s Vice … Continue reading

International Asset Management Conference

Laurie Gilmer, P.E., CFM, SFP, LEED AP, CxA   and Conrad Kelso, PE, CEM will be speaking about The Energy Program Tricycle: Which Wheel Should You Put in Front? at the International Asset Management Conference Wednesday, January 22nd from 2:45-4:00 in … Continue reading

Defense Communities 2016 National Summit

Maureen Roskoski will be participating on a panel today, Tuesday from 1:30-2:30, at the American Defense Communities 2016 National Summit. The panel will cover “Assessing Installation Information Technology Networks & Utilities Infrastructure – What Communities Need to Know and Partnership Opportunities”. The discussion … Continue reading

Michael Payne earns PE license

Michael Payne, PE successfully passed his 8-hour written exam and received an official P.E. number from the state of Virginia. This is a fantastic accomplishment for Mike in his growing career at FEA.  Mike has also been promoted to Project Manager.  … Continue reading

Welcome Kion Gibbs

Please join in welcoming Kion Gibbs as part of the Facility Consulting Services group in our Fairfax office. Kion is a recent graduate of Ferris State University (FSU), where he dual-majored in Facility Management, and Architecture and Sustainability. Prior to completion of his dual Bachelor … Continue reading

Greenhouse Gas Emission Metrics

Have you read the article on Greenhouse Gas Emission Metrics written by Maria Fara in the May 2016 edition of FMLink? The article covers: Greenhouse gases and global increasing concern What to track Choosing the right Tools http://fmlink.com/articles/greenhouse-gas-emission-metrics/ Maria Fara, Sustainability … Continue reading

Welcome Stephen Clawson

Please join in welcoming Stephen Clawson back to FEA…Stephen interned with us last summer in the Fairfax office and continued to help out remotely during the school year on various projects and helped further develop our Sustainability FMD Module.  Stephen … Continue reading

Building the Next-Generation Workforce

Maureen Roskoski, CFM, SFP, LEED AP O+M authored the article “Building the Next-Generation Energy Workforce”  which appears in The Journal of the National Institute of Building Sciences (JNIBS) April 2016 edition on page 28-30. Maureen Roskoski is the Corporate Sustainability Officer and a … Continue reading

Building Re-Tuning Article

Check out the article on Building Re-Tuning written by Laurie Gilmer, PE, CFM, SFP, LEED AP O&M, CxA, FMP, CDT in Facility Maintenance Decisions. The article covers: Part 1: Re-Tuning Buildings for Improved Facility Performance Part 2: EPA Statistics Debunk … Continue reading

Maureen Roskoski earns CFM!

Maureen Roskoski, CFM, SFP, LEED AP O+M has just successfully achieved IFMA’s Certified Facility Manager (CFM) credential.  IFMA’s CFM sets the industry standard for ensuring the knowledge and competence of practicing facility managers and advisors.  IFMA’s certification process is designed to … Continue reading

IFMA Facility Fusion

Join FEA at Booth #321 at IFMA’s Facility Fusion in Indianapolis, IN and talk to us about Sustainability, Engineering, Business Continuity or any of your Facility Management needs between 4-7:30 PM on Tuesday, April 12, 2016 or 10:30 AM – … Continue reading

The Impact of Technology on Facility Management

Mayra Portalatin, RS, SFP, LEED AP O+M wrote an article in the Capital Chapter of IFMA Newsletter titled “The Impact of Technology on Facility Management”?  The article covers Types of FM Technology, Benefits of FM Technology and Technology Impacts on … Continue reading