ASHRAE and the Association of Facilities Engineering recently signed a memorandum of understanding, which outlines how the two groups can work together toward promotion of common endeavors.
Under the agreement, ASHRAE and AFE will look for ways to work together in regard to advocacy, chapter collaboration, conferences and meetings, education and technical activities.
ASHRAE, founded in 1894, is a global society advancing human well-being through sustainable technology for the built environment.
Founded in 1915, The Association for Facilities Engineering, McLean, Va., is a professional organization that promotes the optimal operation of plants, grounds and offices at Fortune 500 manufacturers, universities, medical centers, government agencies and high-rise office buildings from around the world. AFE provides education, certification, technical information and other relevant resources to plant and facility engineering, operation and maintenance professionals worldwide.