ERIC Number: ED367253
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1989
Reference Count: N/A
Association of Physical Plant Administrators of Universities and Colleges: Proceedings of the Annual Meeting (76th, Reno, Nevada, July 16-19, 1989).
Association of Physical Plant Administrators of Universities and Colleges, Washington, DC.
This volume presents 30 conference papers: (1) "Empowering the Workforce to Improve Efficiency and Responsiveness" by Marilyn Lockhart and others; (2) "Teamwork: Leadership Not Pushership" by Polly Pinney; (3) "Training: A Continuing Process" by Thomas F. Vacha; (4) "Presupervisory Training: Less Talk, More Action" by Jim Davis and Paul Schneller; (5) "Performance Evaluations: A Positive Experience" by Katie Smothers; (6) "There Is a Dual Purpose in Motivation" by George B. Wright; (7) "APPA Study-Custodial Staffing Guidelines" by Kirk Campbell and others; (8) "Managing Roofs: A Case History at Oregon State University" by Richard L. McBride and John L. Stephens; (9) "Single-Ply Roofs: Eight Years Later" by Dennis P. Cesari; (10) "Institutional Waste Management" by Edward C. Bogard; (11) "Managing at the Small College: Being Greater With Fewer" by Charles W. Jenkins; (12) "An Asbestos Abatement Project: Learning the Hard Way" by Ken C. Fay; (13) "Yes! We Do Windows: How to Select/Manage A Contract Maintenance Firm" by Edward L. Smith; (14) "Contracting for Trades Services" by Patrick J. Lawlor; (15) "Enhancing the Physical Plant Administrator's Image by Writing Technical Papers and News Articles" by John D. Rulfs and Sherry L. Rulfs; (16) "Unique Approaches to Marketing the Physical Plant Organization" by Robert H. Clawson; (17) "Forestalling Complaints in Physical Plant Administration" by Edwin B. Feldman; (18) "Deferred Maintenance and Self-Evaluation" by Henry L Shelby; (19) "Predicting Maintenance Resources for New and Existing Facilities" by Robert Neathammer and Edgar S. Neely; (20) "Design Approaches to Special Challenges of Academic Facilities" by Robert B. Brandt and Leevi Kiil; (21) "Construction Cost Management in the Public Sector" by Charles F. Dahill, and others; (22) "The Computer: A Work Load Management Tool that Works" by Kenneth G. Smith; (23) "Automating Plant Maintenance Pay Off: Myth or Reality" by Keith E. Burres; (24) "Integrated Information Systems for Facilities Management" by Lothar Herrman and Mohammad H. Qayoumi; (25) "An Automated Mapping and Facilities Management System" by Jim Baker and others; (26) "TRACKER: A Data Entry and Reporting System" by Lee V. McQueen; (27) "Evaluating Boiler Useful Life for Project Planning" by James R. Myers; (28) "Cooling Tower: The Neglected Orphan" by Robert Burger; (29)"Free Cooling: How and Why" by Michael J. Dwyer, Jr.; and (30) "Utilities Infrastructure Development at a Major Research University" by Brad Purinton and John R. Swistock. Some papers contain references. An appendix lists annual meeting speakers. (JB)
Descriptors: College Administration, Communications, Computer Oriented Programs, Educational Facilities, Educational Facilities Design, Educational Facilities Planning, Facilities Management, Facility Improvement, Higher Education, Management Information Systems, Public Relations, School Maintenance, Staff Development, Supervisory Training, Utilities
APPA, The Association of Higher Education Facilities Officers, 1446 Duke St., Alexandria, VA 22314-3492 ($10 members; $20 non-members).
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
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Authoring Institution: Association of Physical Plant Administrators of Universities and Colleges, Washington, DC.