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Mortgage Lenders of America

Mortgage Lenders of America Project Spotlight

We were fortunate to work with Mortgage Lenders of America (MLOA) on the consolidation of their local offices into an existing, 72,900 SF building in Overland Park. Prior to this project, they had multiple locations in Executive Hills. Their operations were not as efficient as they could be, so they made the business decision to purchase […]

Ergonomics at Work - FSI

Ergonomics at Work

Computers have become an integral part of today’s office environment. As the number of users continues to grow, the risk of developing a musculoskeletal disorder (MSD) increases as well. To combat this, companies can install ergonomic workstations that reduce the effects of sitting at a desk all day. The key to a proper ergonomic workstation […]

Floor Plan Maintenance - FSI

Floor Plan Maintenance?

Every facility manager (FM) understands the importance of having accurate floor plan records. They are as critical to an FM as a fishing rod is to a fisherman. With an accurate plan in place, an FM can more efficiently approach almost every aspect of the job. These plans are essential for space planning and move […]

The Importance of Facility Managers

When I was in college, I don’t believe there was a degree for the facility management field. Hiring a facility manager (FM) was typically an afterthought. In many cases, a company would buy a new building or facility and then, would become overwhelmed with the additional responsibilities that come with maintaining a building, property or facility in good […]

Our Dogs in the Office

One of the reasons we feel fortunate to work at Facility Systems is we’re able to bring our dogs to the office. I know it’s not commonplace to do this, but you would be surprised at how they lighten the mood and make a stressful situation seem more tolerable. Gus and Bud, our two red Labrador Retrievers, […]

Capital Federal Hall/SolarTrac Project Spotlight

In 2014, Facility Systems was selected by JE Dunn Construction Company to install a revolutionary window management system at the new University of Kansas business school, Capitol Federal Hall. This system, called SolarTrac® is manufactured by MechoSystems. The project was successfully completed in the spring of 2016, and the new system is currently up and running. The goal […]

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