FEA News & Updates

Congratulations to David Cosaboon on earning his Certified Energy Manager (CEM) credential!

The CEM credential is offered by the Association of Energy Engineers (AEE) and recognizes individuals who have demonstrated high levels of experience, competence, proficiency, and ethical fitness in the energy management profession. It is recognized by the U.S Department of … Continue reading

FEA welcomes Scott Higgins

Scott Higgins joins the FEA team bringing twenty-seven years of achievement and senior responsibility in the government construction business. He previously served as the Vice President of Federal Construction for Leopardo Companies, Inc.  He also created Clayco’s Government Construction and … Continue reading

Two articles published in the 2012 Fall addition of The Bulletin were written by Angela Lewis, P.E., PhD, LEED AP.

The LEED GA: An Opportunity to Learn about Green Buildings at NAPE Quarterly Tips: From Instructor Appreciation Night

Read about ‘Plumbing Retrofits’ written by Phil Winterland

Article written by Phil Winterland, P.E., LEED AP, published in Maintenance Solutions Magazine.        The article contains the following three parts: Part 1: Anticipating Problems Helps Managers Control Plumbing Retrofit Costs Part 2: Plumbing Retrofits: Product Specification Considerations … Continue reading

Lumber Marsey joins FEA’s Dallas office

Lumber has 30+ years of experience in the roofing industry working as an estimator, site superintendent/foreman, and project manager for various roofing contractors in Houston, Dallas, and Oklahoma.  Lumber also ran his own roofing construction business for 5 years.  Lumber’s … Continue reading

FEA is pleased to announce that Brian Isleib has been promoted to Project Manager

Brian has a focus in structural engineering as well as building envelope.  His projects have included the level I seismic evaluation of the majority of the facilities in Grand Teton National Park as well as the design and construction oversight … Continue reading

FEA will be leading the COBie Challenge at the NFMT Conference March 13, 2013

The COBie Challenge for Facility Managers is a public demonstration where facility management software vendors present how their software compiles with the COBie standard. The next COBie Challenge for Facility Managers will be held in March 12, 2013 at the … Continue reading

Steve Grant promoted to Senior Project Manager

FEA is pleased to announce that Steve Grant has been promoted to Senior Project Manager.  Steve is a 10+ year employee of FEA, and has numerous professional designations, including the recently obtained Project Management Professional from the Project Management Institute.  … Continue reading

Winner – Sustainable Exhibitor – IFMA World Workplace 2012

FEA achieved the highest score in the Sustainable Exhibitor Program at IFMA’s World Workplace.  All exhibitors were invited to participate in the Sustainable Exhibitor Program which recognizes the outstanding efforts of exhibitors who successfully demonstrate sustainable practices. This voluntary program … Continue reading

New FEA Project Manager – Phil Winterland

Please congratulate Phil Winterland on his recent promotion to Project Manager.  Phil is a registered mechanical engineer that has been a valued contributor to the FEA Denver office.  He is skilled at water testing exterior wall systems, designing and load testing … Continue reading

FEA-U Webinar – Building Information Modeling (BIM)

Click on BIM to view the presentation Wondering what Building Information Modeling (BIM) is all about and how you can use it?  Most professionals in the design, construction and facilities industry have heard of it.  However, there are many different levels of … Continue reading

Read about ‘Scavenging for Savings: Energy Harvesting and Building Performance’

Article published in Maintenance Solutions Magazine about ‘Scavenging for Savings: Energy Havesting and Building Performance’ written by Laurie Gilmer, P.E., CFM, SFP, LEED AP, CxA Read more

Data Centers: Today’s Energy Hogs Webinar presentation

Did you miss the FEA-U Webinar on Data Centers: Today’s Energy Hogs? Click on Data Centers to view the presentation How do data centers impact a Building’s Energy Usage?  In today’s challenge of reducing operational costs in a shrinking economy, reductions in energy … Continue reading

FEA Executive elected to 2nd term with Community Associations Institute

Facility Engineering Associates, PC (FEA) is proud to announce that Tom Larson, P.E., RS has been elected by his peers to serve another term on (CAI) Business Partners Council (BPC) in the Reserve Study Provider position.  Tom’s new term officially … Continue reading

Congratulations to Dr Angela Lewis, winner of IFMA’s 2012 Emerging Leader Award

Congratulations to FEA employee, Dr Angela Lewis, PE, LEED AP, selected by the International Facility Management Association and the Awards of Excellence Team as the winner of the 2012 Emerging Leader Award.  She was recognized at the Awards of Excellence banquet on … Continue reading

Financial Tools for Making the Business Case in Sustainability

Follow the link to the article written by Mayra Portalatin who is a Civil & Environmental Engineer with FEA with over 14 years of consulting experience in building investigations ranging from condition assessments to sustainability audits. She has presented on … Continue reading

Did you miss the FEA-U Webinar on FALL PROTECTION?

How does fall protection impact your building’s operations & maintenance? Fall protection applies to anyone on any roof or a possible fall above 6 feet.  In this presentation we provide an overview of building mounted fall protection systems, new regulations … Continue reading

Do You Want To Become A LEED Green Associate?

LEED Green Associate Study Preparation Webinar Series FEA is conducting web-based training to help you prepare for the LEED Green Associate test through the James River Green Building Council.  The training is comprised of four 1-hour sessions, once a week, for 4 weeks … Continue reading

Opportunities for Education in Sustainability

FEA is an experienced education provider who also practices in the realm of sustainability in existing buildings.  We are instructors with George Mason University teaching courses for their Professional Certificate in Sustainability for Existing Buildings and have conducted LEED Green … Continue reading

FEA-U Session on FALL PROTECTION – IMPACTS TO BUILDING OPERATIONS & MAINTENANCE

Mark your calendars for August 21st at 12PM (EST) How does fall protection impact my Building Operations and Maintenance?  FEA will provide an overview of building mounted fall protection systems, and cover new regulations impacting roof top maintenance activities and identify … Continue reading

Featured on the USGBC web site: Austin Convention Center LEED Gold Certification profile

FEA teamed with the Austin Convention Center to create… “A road map for other City departments to pursue LEED certification under the Existing Buildings rating system.” Click here to view full profile. Facility Engineering Associates (FEA) is proud to announce … Continue reading

SUSB 0700: IFMA SFP (Sustainability Facility Professional) Credential Program – Fall Classes

More than just complying with a building rating system, sustainability encompasses a broader view. It is a commitment to improving the facility’s impact on both the environment and people over time. The IFMA SFP Credential Program will provide you with … Continue reading

Performance Based Contracting Webinar presentation

Did you miss the FEA-U Webinar on Performance Based Contracting? Need to write or administer a Performance Based Contract (PBC)?   Want to understand the basics of PBC?  The Federal government has been talking about, in fact requiring their agencies to utilize, … Continue reading

Diverse cultures but the same FM issues

Teena Shouse of Facility Engineering Associates and Chairman of the Global FM Board of Directors discovers the differences and similarities with the panelists at Global FM International Workshops. Watch Video

Join us for a Free Webinar on PERFORMANCE-BASED CONTRACTING

Tuesday, July 17th, 12:00 PM EST Need to write or administer a performance-based contract? The Federal government has been talking about, in fact requiring their agencies to utilize, performance-based contracting (PBC) methods for close to 20 years. According to a GOA … Continue reading