Selected Links to Other Points of Interest

Last change 9/1/13

Higher Ed

Austin American Statesman

City of Austin

Electric Power

The Water & Waste connection

Texas Commission on Environmental Quality TCEQ

Around Austin 360

MAIN Metropolitan Austin Interactive Network

Organizations and Publications

ACCA Air Conditioning Contractors of America

AHRI Air Conditioning & Refrigeration Institute

Air Infiltration & Ventilation Centre HVAC, IAQ & sick building syndrome

American Industrial Hygiene Association

AIA American Institute of Architects

ANSI American National Standards Institute
of Civil Engineers

ArchitectureInformation from Architectural Record

ASHRAE American Society of Heating, Refrigeration & Air Conditioning Engineers

ASID American Society of Interior Designers

ASME American Society of Mechanical Engineers

ASTM Standards Website

AWWA American Water Works Association

Association of Energy Engineers

Association for Facilities Engineering

Building Green

BOMA Building Owners and Managers Association

Buildings Magazine

Construction Owners Association of America

Reed Construction Data

Council of Educational Facility Planners, International

Disaster Recovery Journal

Engineering News-Record Online construction weekly with directory of firms.

Envirobiz International environmental information network

EnviroLink Online environmental information


FM Forum

FMLink Subscription service; good FM information.

Idealist – Search Engine for Organizations

Institute of Electrical & Electronics Engineers, Inc.

Robots on Spectrum IEEE

Worldwide Cleaning Industry Association

The National Fire Protection Association

NIBS National Institute of Building Sciences

NSPE National Society of Professional Engineers

The National Board of Boiler/Pressure Vessel Inspectors

The National Standards Systems Network

The NIST Building and Fire Research Laboratory

Plant Maintenance Resource Center

Public Broadcasting System

Site Selection Online

Texas Parking Organization


AEC Information Center

AutoDesk Home Page

Buildings Online Search

Business Resource Group

Contingency Planning

Continuity Central

Building Products and Materials by Sweets Network

Cleanfax Professionals

Construction Leads from McGraw-Hill Dodge Construction

Ergonomic Solutions

FM Systems Computer added systems

Lighting Institute–General Electric

Gunlocke Furniture

Herman Miller furniture

Honeywell Controls


MacRae’s Blue Book

Relocation Advisers Ltd.


ZDNET Computer content

Government Info Sources

ADA Department of Justice

ADA Document Center

Bureau of Labor Statistics

CCOHS – Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety

Canadian Nation Research

Center for Disease Control & Prevention

Department of Commerce

Department of Energy

Department of Transportation

DOE Energy Efficiency & Renewable Energy

Energy Star program/products (EPA)

EPA Environmental Protection Agency

Thomas Database-Explore Current or Impending Legislation

FEMA Federal Emergency Management Agency

FDA U.S. Food & Drug Administration

House of Representatives

Lawrence Berkeley National Lab’s Center for Building Sci.

NASA – Information Services

National Institute of Standards

National Park Service

National Technical Information Service – Gathers Tech., Scientific and Business Demographics and Research

National Weather Service – Forecast, Satellite Photos and Weather Research Methods

Natural Resources Canada- Office of Energy Efficiency

U.S. Senate

SBA Small Business Administration

OSHA US Department of Labor, Occupational Safety Health Admin

Washington Dept. of Ecology 


USDA – United States Department of Agriculture

The White House

Colleges and Universities

APPA Association of Higher Education Facilities Officers

BYU Facilities Management program Construction Management degree programs

IWSP International Workplace Studies Program (Cornell)

Lighting Research Center at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

MIT Center for Real Estate – (MIT/CRE)

SCUP Society for College and University Planners, good links

Southern Illinois University at Carbondale – Service

   Guide Details Policies and Procedures

Univ of California-Irvine Facilities Management – Facility Management Department

University of Rochester Facility Management Department

Worcester Polytechnic Institute  Fire Protection Engineering