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Global Facility Solutions announces $5.4 million blanket contract agreement with Howard County Government

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Columbia, MD – Global Facility Solutions (GFS) was awarded a $5.4 million, long-term blanket contract agreement with Howard County Government to provide Energy and Performance verifications on County Government projects. The 14-year contract includes a one-year optional extension through a cooperative purchase with the Baltimore County Public School System. “Howard County Government continues to invest in their facilities to reduce its energy and carbon footprint with a focus on sustainability,” said Robert Calloway, P.E., President and Founder of Global Facility…
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GFS Intern Applies Classroom Learning on Sustainability to the Built Environment

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Intern Lexi Wittstadt is spending her third summer working at Global Facility Solutions. A rising sophomore, Lexi studies Bioengineering at the University of Maryland, where she is in the College Park Scholars Program. As a student in the Environment, Technology and Economy program, she’s working on her practicum by applying what she’s learned about the complex issue of global sustainability to the built environment. “My work with the Energy Star program and commissioning buildings to be more efficient is a…
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Celebrating International Women in Engineering Day

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Global Facility Solutions proudly celebrates International Women in Engineering Day. GFS Electrical Designer Melissa Sites is helping to #TransformTheFuture by mentoring intern Lexi Wittstadt. In her third summer of interning at GFS, Lexi is a rising sophomore studying Bioengineering at the University of Maryland. #INWED19

Warrior Canine Connection visits Global Facility Solutions offices

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Our Office Manager Carol Parker was delighted to greet a very special visitor. Warrior Canine Connection brought Hampton the service dog by to share how the organization helps veterans to recover from the stress of combat.

Career Opportunities at GFS

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Global Facility Solutions has openings for Electrical Engineers and Mechanical Engineers at our Columbia, MD office. GFS provides a fun but professional team environment that encourages personal growth and development. We offer flexible hours and a comprehensive benefits package. Check out our open positions here:  Employment Opportunities If you meet all of the minimum requirements we would love to hear from you.  Serious applicants only (no recruiters).  

Celebrating Small Business Week

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Global Facility Solutions proudly celebrates #SmallBusinessWeek. Our founder and president Robert Calloway established GFS in 2006 when he saw a need for independent and objective solutions to problems plaguing building owners. GFS has successfully grown from a one-person business to a growing multi-employee firm serving Fortune 500 companies and federal, state and local agencies nationwide.

Five Ways to Make Your Business More Energy Efficient

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Earth Day offers a great opportunity to consider energy usage in your facilities. Taking steps to make your business more energy efficient is not only good for the environment, it also can help your bottom line. Here are five changes that can lead to energy savings. Upgrade light bulbs – Switch from traditional incandescent bulbs to energy efficient compact fluorescent lamps (CFLs) or light emitting diodes (LEDs). According to Energy.gov, CFLs and LEDs use 25% to 80% less energy and…
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New Opportunity for an Electrical Engineer at GFS

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Immediate Opening – Electrical Engineer Global Facility Solutions has an IMMEDIATE OPENING for an Electrical Engineer at our Columbia, MD office. We offer flexible hours and a comprehensive benefits package. Check out our open positions here: Employment Opportunities If you meet all of the minimum requirements we would love to hear from you. Serious applicants only (no recruiters).  

GFS Relocates to Columbia, MD

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Columbia, MD (May 22, 2017) – Global Facility Solutions, LLC. has relocated its main office to a newly renovated office building located in Columbia, MD. The new office space was developed by Corporate Office Properties Trust (COPT) and offers an innovative office workplace with flexible tenant spaces built around a central amenities Hub. In addition to Global Facility Solutions, the building houses other technology companies providing services such as Managed IT Services, Cyber Security and Healthcare Funding Options. According to…
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GFS Recognized as Premier Member by EPA

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GFS has earned special recognition from EPA as a Premier Member for the certification of client buildings under the Energy Star program.