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Shaping Tomorrow’s Facilities Management

Special issue call for papers from Facilities

During the International Research Conference “Shaping Tomorrow’s Built Environment”, held at the University of Salford, 11-12 September 2017, a number of papers were presented in sessions organized by the CIB Working Commission W70 Facilities Management and Maintenance.

Authors, not only of conference papers presented in Salford but also others, primarily those affiliated with CIB Working Commissions, are invited to develop in-depth article manuscripts for submission to this special issue. Potential topics of submitted articles include:

  • BIM project data transfer to FM software
  • Building Information Modelling for facilities performance
  • Facility management and BIM
  • Facility management and digitalization, especially BIM
  • FM performance indicators
  • Planning and space management for hospitals
  • Indoor environment quality and occupant productivity
  • Maintenance management
  • Operations knowledge transfer to design
  • Life cycle costing
  • Statistical degradation analysis
  • Circular economy and real estate
  • Sustainable FM for sustainable buildings
  • Sustainable FM practices

Useful Links: To submit papers, please go to:
For more information on the submission process please go to:

Editorial Team

If you have any questions please feel free to contact the Special Issue Editors:

Jan Bröchner, Professor, Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden
[email protected]

Tore Haugen,  Professor, NTNU, Norway
[email protected]

Carmel Lindkvist, Associate Professor, NTNU, Norway
[email protected]

Deadline: Please submit papers no later than 8 January 2018