News

15 11 2017
We couldn’t have done it without YOU!!

On behalf of the BOMA Canada Board of Directors and staff we thank our host BOMA Toronto, co-chairs Neil Lacheur and Theresa Warnaar, BOMA Toronto President Susan Allen, the BOMEX 2017 Organizing Committee, sponsors, exhibitors, speakers, delegates, volunteers and guests for supporting the association's 27th National Conference BOMEX 2017 held...

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06 11 2017
Pandemic – nothing to worry about, right?

The 2009 H1N1 pandemic was mild. Some said public health authorities got the world all worked up about nothing. A tempest in a teapot. However, it is critical to understand that pandemics are by nature unpredictable and can range from mild to incredibly deadly. It’s only a matter of time...

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06 09 2017
BOMA BEST is integrated with ENERGY STAR Portfolio Manager!

Users of the BOMA BEST Online Portal are now able to benchmark energy and water using either the BOMA BEST Online Portal or the ENERGY STAR Portfolio Manager (ES) portal. What is ENERGY STAR Portfolio Manager? ENERGY STAR Portfolio Manager (ES) is the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s interactive energy management...

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27 06 2017
Introducing the BOMA Canada Net Zero Awards

It’s an exciting time when the possibility of having a net zero building is very real. That’s why we are proud to introduce the BOMA Canada Net Zero Awards, supported by Natural Resources Canada. These awards will recognize the leadership of owners, developers, designers and/or managers of buildings which demonstrate...

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27 06 2017
BOMA Local Associations Reach Significant Milestones.

BOMA Quebec celebrated its 90th anniversary in serving the building owners and managers of La Belle Province in true style. Highlights included the past presidents of BOMA Quebec being invited to the stage to be honoured in a true Canadian moment as each received a commemorative BOMA Quebec hockey jersey...

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27 06 2017
BOMA Canada is thrilled to Introduce Fitwel to the Canadian Market

The FITWEL service marks (word and logos) are owned by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services in the United States. Participation by The Center for Active Design and/or any other organization does not imply endorsement by HHS. Partnerships work best when you have two liked minded entities that...

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27 06 2017
Bentall Kennedy First To Certify BOMA BEST South of the Boarder

BOMA BEST has officially gone international with 16 Bentall Kennedy buildings being certified in the U.S. Totalling 3,380,559 square feet, these buildings are primarily Industrial space located in California and New Jersey. Bentall Kennedy also certified five of its American offices under the new BOMA BEST “Sustainable Workplaces” program. At...

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27 06 2017
Introducing the Release of the 2017 National Green Building Report

BOMA Canada is excited to announce the release of the 2017 National Green Building Report. Long an industry staple, this year’s NGBR includes case studies on Epcor Tower in Edmonton, Calgary’s Rangewinds Business Park and Seton Gateway’s successful tenant engagement program. To get a better understanding of why BOMA BEST...

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27 06 2017
See Top 5 BOMA BEST Tips (May 2017)

Here are the Top 5 BOMA BEST Tips (May 2017) 1) Change the level of detail on your scoring summary page When looking at your score, choose between 4 levels of detail. Select Level 4 to display the exact question wording.   2) Customizing the columns on the Property page...

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27 06 2017
BOMA Canada Joins Trade Mission to China

My recent invitation to join Hon. Jim Carr, Minister of Natural Resources, on a buildings-focused Cleantech Trade Mission to China demonstrates just how strongly the Canadian government and the Chinese industry value BOMA Canada’s expertise and support. China is increasingly turning to BOMA Canada for assistance with its massive inventory...

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