ERIC Number: ED120896
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1976-Jun
Reference Count: 0
Life-Cycle Costing. Educational Facilities Digest 5.
Piele, Philip K.; Wright, Darrell
Life-cycle costing is a management tool that may assist school administrators in making cost-effective decisions about building and improving school facilities. Life-cycle costing is defined as determining the total cost of building construction, operation, and maintenance over the assumed life of the building. An overview of the recent literature on this topic is presented along with 15 abstracts from the ERIC system. (Author/MLF)
Descriptors: Annotated Bibliographies, Building Design, Building Operation, Construction Costs, Cost Effectiveness, Energy Conservation, Facility Guidelines, Facility Planning, Facility Requirements, Heating, Life Cycle Costing, Literature Reviews, Maintenance, School Planning
Council of Educational Facility Planners, International, 29 West Woodruff Avenue, Columbus, Ohio 43210 ($1.50)
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Inst. of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Council of Educational Facility Planners, Columbus, OH.; ERIC Clearinghouse on Educational Management, Eugene, OR.