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How to develop capital plans for climate change?

How can capital planners prepare for climate change? Facility capital planners can prepare for climate change by integrating resilience frameworks and embedding climate risk assessments into Capital Improvement Programs. Now is the time for facility managers and capital planners to equip buildings and infrastructure for the impact of climate change. 

What's the best way to prepare buildings and physical assets for winter?

How should Facility Managers prepare buildings and physical assets for winter? Preventive maintenance is key to preparing buildings and physical assets for winter, mitigating problems, and reducing overall costs.

What is Capital Budget Analysis for Facilities?

Capital Budget Analysis for Facilities is essential for sustaining the ability to maintain and continuously improve operations. Therefore, it is up to the Facility Management team to plan and justify a capital budget to support the institution.

How has the pandemic changed college and university facility planning?

How has the pandemic changed college and university facility planning? The COVID-19 pandemic has radically changed college and university facility planning. A majority of teaching and learning now takes place either entirely online or through a hybrid setup. While there is no reliable prediction of how the pandemic will develop in the future, it is clear that higher education institutions are committed to continuing the pursuit of their educational mission.

3 Smart Ways to Improve Facility Capital Planning

Improve capital planning and strategically maintain and invest in physical assets? That's a mouthful! Let's break it down with these three clever tips from Intellis, which are guaranteed to improve your facility capital planning process and make it a whole lot easier!

The Ultimate Guide to Physical Asset Management and Optimization

No one wants to be left in the dark. Especially when managing, maintaining, and improving facility physical assets, buildings, and infrastructure. Make better facility and business decisions with The FOUNDATION Solution. A cloud-based, easy-to-use platform that integrates ALL data and insights for physical assets, condition assessment, building inspections, capital improvement projects, and truly justifiable capital planning. 

What is Capital Budgeting? A Guide for K-12 School Facility Managers and Educational Administrators

In this blog, we discuss the basics of Capital Planning, Budgeting, and Analysis for K12 School Facility Managers and Educational Administrators. 

Capital Planning for Smarter Facilities Management

How can capital planning be easier, more efficient, and more effective? 

Part 2: Emergency Response Management Planning for Uncertain Times

Now more than ever is the time to ensure you have a comprehensive emergency preparedness plan. The COVID-19 pandemic continues to evolve and impact the way all facilities—from Government to offices to schools to Colleges and Universities—are used and managed.

Smart tips for selling your next capital improvement project

How to Sell Your Capital Planning Project for Facility Leaders