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Facility Management Advisors

The Facilities Management Advisory Team at Syska Hennessy Group is a specialized group of seasoned practitioners, professional engineers, academics, and industry-accredited professionals. Our team brings a unique spectrum of expertise and viewpoints when providing consulting and technical services to building owners/operators and facilities managers. We provide these services globally across all market sectors including, but not limited to, healthcare, life sciences, critical facilities, education, government, and commercial facilities.

Benefits of Facility Management Advisory

  • Reduced operating expenses
  • Improved customer service
  • Strategic planning for future expenditures
  • Avoidance of interruptions to business operations
  • Improved safety for facility management staff and tenants
  • More comfortable environments in which owners and tenants can live and work
  • Assessment of vendor relationships
  • Clarification of performance goals through Service Level Agreements (SLAs)
  • Measurement of FM performance through Key Performance Indicators (KPIs)
  • Identification of opportunities to leverage industry best practices
  • Alignment of facility management goals with business goals

Syska’s Facilities Management Practice offers detailed services that support a variety of core competencies identified by FM professionals and leading industry associations. Optimal operations and maintenance are essential to ensuring system reliability, keeping costs in line, saving energy, prolonging equipment life, and avoiding costly repetitive breakdowns.

Our new, sophisticated approach covers all phases of the facilities management lifecycle. By focusing on reliability, maintainability, simplicity of operation, and efficiency, this approach safeguards the effective, data-driven and financially justifiable operation of your facilities for years to come. As facility management advisors, we leverage our deep expertise and combine it with our knowledge and detailed understanding of current trends to bring our clients a specific and tailored portfolio of service offerings. These correspond to every key initiative: initial planning, staffing, sourcing, training, performance management, assessments, and retro-commissioning.

Complimentary FM Maturity Assessment

In order to help your organization better understand the state of effectiveness, efficiency, and value of your facility management operation, Syska’s facility management advisors can offer you a confidential and complimentary FM Maturity Assessment. Using our specially developed analytical tool, we uncover opportunities to bring your FM department up to industry best practices. This approach helps soften the burden and justify the costs your facilities represent on the organizational balance sheet.

Services Offered

Operations & Maintenance

  • Facility Audits
  • Operational Assessments
  • Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) Development
  • Preventive Maintenance (PM) Development
  • Reliability-Based Maintenance (RBM) Development
  • Root-Cause Analysis
  • Post-Incident Reviews

Quality & Human Factors

  • FM Service Provider Evaluation
  • Service Level Agreement (SLA) Development
  • Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) Development
  • OSHA Inspection Preparedness Evaluation

Finance & Business

  • FM Strategic Consulting
  • FM Contract Specifications Development

Leadership & Strategy

  • FM Transition Planning and Management

Emergency Planning

  • Business Continuity Planning (BCP)

Environmental Stewardship & Sustainability

  • ASHRAE Energy Audit
  • Energy Modeling
  • Sustainability (LEED) Assessment
  • WELL Performance Testing




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