Apogee Enterprises, Inc.’s Building Retrofit Strategy Team will be representing Tubelite Inc. and exhibiting in booth #1304 at the International Facility Management Association (IFMA) World Workplace Conference and Expo. The Expo is held at the George R. Brown Convention Center in Houston, Texas, on Oct. 18, 11:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. and Oct. 19, 10:30 a.m.-3 p.m.

In conjunction with the its businesses, Apogee’s Building Retrofit Strategy Team assists building owners and property managers evaluate the benefits of window renovation and upgrades, such as improving the appearance of the building, saving energy, downsizing HVAC loading, reducing maintenance, lowering vacancy rates, increasing rental rates and enhancing the value of the building. Apogee’s business units supporting these building retrofit strategies include Alumicor; EFCO Corporation; Harmon, Inc.; Linetec; Sotawall; Tubelite Inc.; Viracon, Inc.; and Wausau Window and Wall Systems.

To learn more about Apogee’s Building Retrofit Strategy Team’s services and success stories, please contact John Bendt at jbendt@apog.com, 612-790-3137; or Kevin Robbins at krobbins@apog.com, 715-409-0821. To connect with them at IFMA World Workplace, please sign-up for the free expo-only registration at worldworkplace.ifma.org.

A variety of other pricing options are available to attend the World Workplace conference and its related events. Pre-conference courses and workshops start Oct. 14 and conference activities conclude Oct. 20 with the IFMA Awards of Excellence Banquet.

IFMA produces World Workplace, the world’s largest series of facility management conferences and expositions. It also certifies professionals in facility management, conducts research and provides educational programs. The association is the world’s largest and most widely recognized international association for facility management professionals, supporting 24,000 members in 104 countries. This diverse membership participates in 133 chapters, 15 industry councils and six area-of-interest communities. Together, IFMA’s members manage more than 78 billion square feet of property and annually purchase more than $526 billion in products and services.

Read the latest issue of IFMA’s Facility Management Journal featuring John Bendt’s article, “Building Owners See the Light: The impact of window systems on a healthy building.”