Facility Manager's Maintenance Handbook by Bernard T. LewisFacility Manager's Maintenance Handbook by Bernard T. Lewis

Facility Manager's Maintenance Handbook

byBernard T. Lewis, Richard Payant

Hardcover | May 30, 2007

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An Updated Guide to Establishing Cutting-Edge Operations and Maintenance Procedures for Today's Complex Facilities

An essential on-the-job resource, Facility Manager's Maintenance Handbook presents step-by-step coverage of the planning, design, and execution of operations and maintenance procedures for structures, equipment, and systems in any type of facility. This career-building reference provides the tools needed to streamline facility management processes…reduce operational costs…and ensure the effective utilization, maintenance, repair, and renovation of existing physical assets.

Now with 40% new information, this Second Edition includes brand-new chapters on emergency response procedures…maintenance operations benchmarking…capital and operational budgets management…boiler and steam plant operations... and other vital topics. The only book of its kind to cover both operations and maintenance, the updated Facility Manager's Maintenance Handbook features:

  • Updated information on mechanical equipment and systems maintenance
  • The latest fire protection procedures
  • A comprehensive account of building codes
  • Guidance on hazardous materials handling
  • Excellent preparation for the IFMA Certified Facility Manager (CFM) qualification

    Inside This State-of-the-Art Facility Management Resource

    • Part 1: Organizing for Maintenance Operations • Part 2: Facility Operations and Maintenance • Operations Plans • Maintenance Plans • Part 3: Equipment and Systems Operations • Maintenance o Part 4: Facilities Emergency Preparedness o Part 5: Capital Investment

Bernard T. Lewis was a project engineer for NASA for 10 years and taught engineering management at George Washington University. Richard Payant is the director of facilities management and has 25 years’ experience with the Army Corps of Engineers.
Title:Facility Manager's Maintenance HandbookFormat:HardcoverDimensions:560 pages, 9.3 × 6.3 × 1.7 inPublished:May 30, 2007Publisher:McGraw-Hill EducationLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0071477861

ISBN - 13:9780071477864

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Table of Contents





Part 1: Organizing for Maintenance Operations

Chapter 1: Program Organizational Structure

Chapter 2: Program Operations

Part 2: Facility Operations and Maintenance Plans

Chapter 3: Operations Plans

Chapter 4: Maintenance Plans

Chapter 5: Preventive Maintenance (PM) Plan

Chapter 6: Predictive Maintenance Plan

Chapter 7: Indoor Air Quality (IAQ) Plan

Chapter 8: Technical Improvements Plan

Part 3: Equipment and Systems Operations and Maintenance Procedures

Chapter 9: Equipment and Systems Operations Procedures

Chapter 10: Fire Protection Procedures

Chapter 11: Electrical Equipment and System Maintenance Procedures

Chapter 12: Outsourcing Considerations

Chapter 13: General Cleaning, Solid Waste and Recycling

Chapter 14: Landscaping Services

Chapter 15: Elevator and Escalator Equipment and Systems Maintenance and Repair Services

Chapter 16: Water Treatment Services

Chapter 17: Utilities Infrastructure Systems

Part 4: Facilities Emergency Preparedness

Chapter 18: Facilities Emergency Preparedness

Part 5: Capital Investment

Chapter 19: Capital Investment