Total Facility Management

Research output: Book/ReportBook


The importance of effective facility management in enabling organizations to function efficiently is widely recognized. Total Facility Management offers a comprehensive treatment of what facility management means to owners, operators, tenants, facility managers and professional advisors, as well as containing advice on how facilities can be better managed from a number of perspectives. It consolidates current best practice, defines and develops emergent areas and offers a pathway for the future development of facility management. Emphasis has been given to facility planning, especially the briefing stage in the design of a new or refurbished facility; design for operability; stakeholder management; outsourcing; procurement; transition; performance management; environmental management; sustainability; maintenance management; information management and building information modelling (BIM).


Research areas and keywords

Subject classification (UKÄ) – MANDATORY

  • Building Technologies


  • facility management, outsourcing
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationOxford
Number of pages408
ISBN (Electronic)978-1-118-65545-0
ISBN (Print)978-1-118-65538-2
Publication statusPublished - 2015 Feb
Publication categoryPopular science