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City rejects privatized maintenance bids

Recent bids from several facility management companies throughout the city illustrated that private firms are not able to compete with the "efficiency and cost savings of using city staff for maintenance at city facilities."


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January 2014 Maintenance Matters

In Consideration Of Outdoor LED Lighting

LED technology can help address traditional priorities, while also significantly reducing facility energy use and maintenance costs.

The role of outdoor lighting has expanded to complement aesthetics, enhance architectural elements and monuments, support navigation, highlight nighttime sports events and even support retail sales.


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November 2013 Maintenance Matters

The True Cost Of Quality

Selecting paint products that will keep projects on schedule and stand the test of time.

Never cut corners by overlooking customer service and quality work, as they are the pillars for not only successful facility operations, but employees’ confidence in your skill set.


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October 2013 Tackling Trouble Areas

Handling Hard To Reach Areas

Boom lift basics: What they are, what they do and how they should be chosen.

Inside and out, boom lifts effectively and efficiently meet overhead challenges, safely placing people and materials in hard-to-reach spaces that might otherwise be inaccessible.


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October 2013 Facility Focus

Bird Control For Maintenance Professionals

The presence of birds can have negative impacts on a facility, leading to health hazards and image problems.

When birds are causing problems on buildings, knowing how to recognize the type of bird problem is essential for maintenance professionals to help eliminate the problem.


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October 2013 Maintenance Matters

Clean Surfaces, Quickly And Effectively

Cleaning procedures for maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO).

The industry offers a variety of cleaning procedures to achieve the required cleanliness for the subsequent work, focusing on speed, efficiency, safety at work and concern for the environment, and often permitting cleaning without the need to dismantle.


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September 2013 Maintenance Matters

Tips For Irrigation System Upkeep

Ensure a healthy and beautiful landscape while eliminating wasteful water usage.

The trend in environmentally-friendly irrigation solutions can bring to mind increased equipment and maintenance expense, but when it comes to responsible water use, it is possible to go green and improve your bottom line.


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