Manager's Guide to Preventive Building Maintenance

By Ryan Cruzan

© 2009 – CRC Press

300 pages

Purchasing Options:
Hardback: 9781439814314
pub: 2009-06-23
US Dollars$98.00
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About the Book

This book is a comprehensive guide for developing an effective preventive maintenance program for any facility. Topics include facility inspection and assessment, effective lubrication practices, commercial roofing repair, indoor air quality management, applicable government codes, standards and regulations, detailed preventive maintenance procedures, and maintenance scheduling. Specific maintenance approaches are examined for more than 100 types of equipment and building components. Also discussed are the economic value of preventive maintenance, management and motivation of the preventive maintenance team, and setting up a computerized maintenance management system (CMMS).

Table of Contents

PART I: CREATING AN EFFECTIVE PM PROGRAM

What is PM?

The Economics of Preventive Maintenance

Getting to Work: Setting Up a PM Program

The People that Do PM

PART II: TECHNICAL INFORMATION FOR PREVENTIVE MAINTENANCE SUCCESS

Lubrication Theory

Maintaining Commercial Roofs

HVAC Systems

Belt Drives

Indoor Air Quality

Paint & Protective Coatings

PART III: SPECIFIC MAINTENANCE PROCEDURES & REQUIREMENTS

Specific Maintenance Procedures & Requirements

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
BUS093000
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Facility Management
BUS094000
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Green Business
SCI041000
SCIENCE / Mechanics / General
TEC009060
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Industrial Engineering