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VFA in the News

VFA Enters UK SaaS Asset Management Market

Extranet Evolution

Money Saving Product – VFA FacilityView

Buildings Magazine

RICS Strategic FM Conference Hits the Mark

ThisWeekinFM.com

VFA Recognizes Infrastructure Ontario with Award

ReNew Canada

VFA Appoints New UK Business Director

FMJ (UK)

Low move as VFA plans UK growth

i-FM

VFA appoints new UK business director

Facilities Management Journal

Maintaining accurate facility asset data

Canadian Facility Management & Design

Editor’s note “The ‘Holy Grail’ of Facility Management

Building Services Management

Moves and Appointments

Business in Vancouver

Becoming a chief facilities officer

CFM&D

Business Leader Profile: Jerry Kokos

The MetroWest Daily News

Jerry Kokos | People on the Move

Boston Business Journal

Money-Saving Product Winner 2013: VFA.auditor

BUILDINGS

Members on the Move: VFA appoints a new business director

CoreNet Global’s THE LEADER

1st Annual Readers’ Choice Awards

University Business

VFA announces new version of facilities self-assessment solution

FMLink

VFA acquires Altus Capital Planning to strengthen facilities capital planning market position

FMLink

Susan Anson promoted within VFA Canada and VFA aquires Altus Capital Planning

ReNew Canada

VFA to Acquire Altus Group’s Capital Planning Division

The Leader

VFA to Acquire Altus Group’s Capital Planning Division

Building Services Management

VFA to Acquire Altus Group’s Capital Planning Division

Building magazine (Canada)

Products & Services: VFA

Buildings

VFA Launches New Version of Flagship Facilities Capital Planning Software

FMLink

Focus On: Asset Management Software – VFA.facility

Today’s Facility Manager

VFA now providing over 500 customers with strategic facilities capital planning and management solutions

FMLink

BBC’s Capital Idea

FM World

VFA.auditor

Buildings

Study Finds University Should Spend $30 Million Per Year on Deferred Maintenance

The Tufts Daily

New Products for Self-Assessment Software

Building Operating Management

VFA Releases Solution Enabling Mobile Facility Self-Assessments

BOMA Magazine

MetroHealth Medical System wants to rebuild main facility in Cleveland

Cleveland.com

VFA Client, UT Austin wins a Maintenance Solutions Achievement Award

Facilities Net

VFA Releases iPad Support for Mobile Facility Self-Assessments

FMLink

State School Facilities Agency Undergoes Assessment Upgrade

Construction Reporter

Rounding Error: The Weakness in PSAB 3150 Requirements

ReNew Canada

Interview with Jim Streeter on VFA’s Seismic Assessment

The Pulse Network’s CIO Insight

VFA introduces VFA.auditor 2.3 mobile data collection for guided self-assessments

FMLink

VFA Reports More Than 40 New Customers and Profitable Growth in 2010

IT Director (UK)

‘Building Docs’ Help Assisted Living Facilities Survive

Aging News Alert

Thomas Jefferson Foundation Maintains Historic Property of Monticello with VFA.facility Software

FMLink

VFA SmartStart™ Helps Customize Approach to Asset Planning and Management

FMLink

Increasing Opportunities For Energy Efficiency

Facility Management Journal

Tech Fix for Schools Tossing Money Down the Drain

Education Tech News

VFA’s Capital Planning, Asset Management Systems Chosen by Maine Department of Education

FMLink

VFA, Inc.’s New VFA.facility 9.5 Helps Prioritize Green Funding Decisions

FMLink

Jones Lang LaSalle’s VFA-powered service identifies capital project priorities

FMLink

Facility Self-Assessment

University Business

New Service Spotlight: Seismic Assessment From VFA, Inc.

Today’s Facility Manager

VFA, Inc. Introduces Seismic Assessment Solution

FMLink

New Meters Track Energy Usage in Real Time

Federal Times

Highly Commended at BIFM Awards

Building Facilities & Management UK

FM Excellence in a Major Project Initial Integrated Services

FMWorld

So near and yet so far at BIFM Awards

BBC Spaces & Places

VFA and BBC Awarded Highly Commended Certificate by BIFM

BIFM

VFA, Inc. introduces new Energy Assessment Services

FMLink

Cutting Costs From the Inside Out

District Administration

Sustainability Technical Feasibility: How Doing the Right Thing Makes Cents

Material Handling Management

Software Gives CEOs and Planners New Tools: VFA Inc. Releases New Version of Capital Spend Management Software

New England Real Estate Journal

New Version of Capital Planning Software Released

Healthcare Informatics

Articles

Defining a Career Path for Emerging FM Professionals

Facilities Manager

Nothing to Fear

ReNew Canada

The Risks of Aging Infrastructure

Viewpoints: American City & Council Blog

Uncovering Cost Efficiency Measures within Healthcare Systems Building Portfolios

Becker’s Hospital Review

How to Make a Winning Business Case

Canadian Facility Management & Design

Strong Bones

American School and University

The Emerging Role of the Chief Facilities Officer

FacilityCare

FMs Can Provide Real Savings – Moving Towards the Role of ‘Chief Facilities Officer’

Building Services Management

The Living Facilities Capital Plan: Strategically Plan and Manage Real Estate in Today’s Changing Environment

CoreNet Global Industry Tracker

A Seat in the E Suite: The Emerging Role of the ‘Chief Facilities Officer’

Building Services Management

Prioritizing School Maintenance

American School & University

How to manage facilities for strategic value

Healthcare Facilities Today

Services & Maintenance: Energy Improvement Plans

Today’s Facility Manager

Prioritizing Capital Projects

Canadian Facility Management & Design

Empowering Facilities Teams Through Technology

Facilities Manager

What’s Trending in FM?

Facility Management Journal

Building a Digital BBC

Facilities Management Journal

Built to Last

Airport Business

Benefits of Capital Planning and Management

Correctional News

An Age-Old Dilemma

Facilities Management Journal

Supporting Strategic Planning

Tomorrow’s FM

Keeping Up With Changing Times: Facility Condition and Functional Adequacy in Today’s Schools

School Construction News

Assessing and Managing Potential Risks Within Facilities

FMJ

Understanding Functional Adequacy and Facility Condition for Strategic Decision Making

Facilities Manager

How Facilities Capital Planning Helps PFIs

Building Engineer

Strategic FM for Bank Facilities

Canadian Facility Management & Design

Facility Condition Index – Effective Capital Planning in a Challenging Economy

Building Services Management

Star Spangled FM – FM Trends

Facilities Management Journal

Time for the Wrecking Ball? Deciding the Fate of Aging Buildings

Sustainable Architecture & Building Magazine

Identifying and Funding the Greatest Needs in School Facilities

Educational Facility Planner

Maximize Impact and Cost Savings – Integrating Sustainability into Capital Planning Process

Building Services Magazine

Rehab or Demo? Deciding the fate of aging buildings

ReNew Canada

Is It Time For The Wrecking Ball?

Today’s Facility Manager

Is It Time For The Wrecking Ball?

Canadian Facility Management & Design

Bank On It

Building magazine (Canada)

The Importance of Planning

Plant & Works Engineering

Strategic Facilities Capital Planning at University of Texas at Austin

Building Operating Management

The Benefits of Guided Facility Self-Assessments

Facilities Manager

The Need for a Strategic Approach to Facilities Capital Planning

Area Development Online

Best Practices in Public Sector Facilities Capital Planning

PublicTechnology.net

Forming a Facilities Strategy

Facilities Management Journal

Sustainability On A Budget

Facility Management Journal

Plan Ahead: Educational Estates

Local Authority Building and Maintenance

Money Well Spent: Best Practices For Optimizing Facility Capital Investments

Health Facilities Management

Implementing a Capital Renewal Program

Facility Management Journal

New Mexico’s Model for Funding School Facilities’ Greatest Needs

School Business Affairs

Software Helps Virginia Department of General Services

Building Operating Management

Planning In an Uncertain Economy

Building Services and Environmental Engineer

Improving the Facility Asset Planning and Management Process at Navy Medicine

The Military Engineer

Red, White and Blue Innovation

Facilities Management Journal

Capital Building

Facilities Management Journal

A Strategic Facilities Capital Planning Primer

Area Development

In Focus: The Benefits of Guided Facility Self-Assessments

Area Development

Tough Choices: How Can Colleges and Universities Effectively Plan Long-Term Facilities Investments?

School Building

Optimising Facility Assets Through the Life Cycle

Facilities Management Journal

Professional Development: Keeping Tabs on Facilities

Today’s Facility Manager

Places of Learning

FMX

Greening Existing Buildings: Integrating Sustainability Into the Capital Planning Process

The Leader

Integrating Sustainability Programs into the Facilities Capital Planning Process

Facilities Manager (APPA)

At your service?

Retail Week

Carry on Doctor

Facilities Management Journal (UK)

Case Study: The Idaho Department of Corrections

Facility Management Journal

Monitoring a Portfolio’s Health

Canadian Facility Management and Design

Greening Existing Buildings

Sustainable Architecture & Building Magazine

Planning for Sustainability

Buildings Magazine

Integrating Sustainability into the Capital Planning Process

Area Development Online

Facilities Capital Planning and Management

The Military Engineer

Software as a Service

Facility Management Journal (UK)

Energy Initiatives: Short-Term Steps, Long-Term Benefits

Sustainable Development

Innovative Approaches to Managing Capital Costs

Public Sector and Local Government Building (UK)

Transforming Corporate Real Estate into a Strategic Function

Facility Management Journal

A Cure for All Ills?

Facilities Management Journal (UK)

Best Practices in Healthcare Facilities Capital Planning

The British Journal of Healthcare Computing & Information Management (UK)

Spend Management: Maximizing Capital Investments for Public-Private Partnerships

Summit Magazine

Integrating Seismic Preparedness Into Facilities Capital Planning

Facility Management Journal

What Does Retrofit Ramp-up Mean for Businesses? Part Two

Energy Boom

What Does Retrofit Ramp-up Mean for Businesses? Part One

Energy Boom

Innovative Approaches For Managing Capital Costs In An Uncertain Economy: Best Practices in Facilities Capital Planning

Fresh Business Thinking (UK)

Optimizing the Investment: Supporting Sustainable Facilities

Facility Management Journal

Earthquakes Spur Interest in Seismic Risk for Properties

National Real Estate Investor

Software Tool Aids Building Managers in Creating Facility Assessments

Government Product News

What are the Best Practices in Capital Spend Management?

McMorrow Healthcare Facilities Management Report

Construction Spending Ramps Up

Federal Times

Making the Case for Modernization, Renovation, and Repair

School Business Affairs

Preparing for the Future: Will You Be Ready When the Rebound Comes?

Corenet Global’s Leader Magazine

How Calgary Manages Its TCA’s

Canadian Facility Management & Design

Aligning Estates and Facilities Strategy with Business Goals

Facilities Management Journal (UK)

Professional Development: Embrace Sustainability For The Bottom Line

Today’s Facility Manager

How Facilities Can Cope With the Unthinkable

Occupational Health & Safety

Capital Spending Caught in the Web

Healthcare Purchasing News

Facility, Program Indexes Help Determine Project Needs for Nevada District

School Construction News

FM’s Strategic Role

Public Sector Building

Pegging Portfolio Priorities: Saskatoon Health Region Evaluates Capital Allocation

Canadian Property Management

Benchmarking as a Tool for Facility Managers

NASFA State Facilities Quarterly

Making Public Facilities Sustainable

Government Product News

College’s Condition Assessments Focus on Green Initiatives

FacilitiesNet

The Dollars and Sense of Greening Existing Facilities

Sustainable Facility

Green Opportunities: Existing Buildings are a Key Component in Making a Campus Sustainable

American School and University

So Long, Spreadsheets

HealthLeaders

When Disaster Strikes: How School Facilities Can Cope with the Unthinkable

School Business Affairs

Stretching Your Dollars

Health Data Management

Expanding Institutions Look for Capital Planning Tools

Canadian Property Management