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 Operations - Campus Facilities and Operations - Baruch College
The operations' section is responsible for the operation, maintenance, and repair of the college's facilities, including its heating, ventilating and air conditioning equipment and for minor construction projects.
The Operations Desk functions as the communications center and clearing house for all requests for repairs and alterations and emergencies related to the physical plant.
Operations also provides project management services when construction projects and maintenance that are the responsibility of the college (as opposed to projects for which CUNY or DASNY are responsible) are accomplished by contractors.
www.baruch.cuny.edu /cfo/operations.htm   (375 words)

  
 taktik(z) | our products - industrial maintenance, repair & operations (mro)
operating supplies (or MRO for short) encompasses any indirect, non-production goods and services that are vital to the ongoing business operations at most industrial and manufacturing companies.
mro procurement represents a large percentage of expenses, taktik(z) can help companies improve the effectiveness and efficiency of their mro procurement activities.
value-added mro services may be limited to a regional service area.
taktikz.com /products/productsmro.html   (207 words)

  
 MRO (Maintenance Repair & Operations) Content Management, Data Management Services - Enventure Technologies, India
Controlling the acquisition cost of MRO materials in plants of all kinds is a major challenge in all industries.
However the problem lies that although MRO items are frequently low-cost items, they have very high procurement costs relative to their value and it is a vital data in a company's day-to-day functions.
MRO procurement can be segmented in to four categories according to risk associated with product use and the opportunity for capturing value through business process improvements.
www.enventureonline.com /mro_data_mgmt.html   (586 words)

  
 Maintenance, repair and operations - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Maintenance, Repair and Operations or Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul (MRO), is fixing any sort of mechanical or electrical device should it get out of order or broken (repair) as well as performing the routine actions which keep the device in working order (maintenance) or prevent trouble from arising (preventive maintenance).
Any activity, such as tests, measurements, replacements, adjustments and repairs, intended to restore or retain a functional unit in a specified state in which the unit can perform its required functions.
OEM includes any activity related to the direct manufacture of goods, where MRO refers to any maintenance and repair activity to keep a manufacturing plant running.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Maintenance,_Repair_and_Operations   (605 words)

  
 Hughes Supply | Products   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
MRO inventory base is specifically designed for multi family, commercial, military housing, church and institutional customers throughout the United States.
The partnership between MRO and maintenance professionals and property managers will enable you to take advantage of our buying power, specialty services and customized reporting.
Multi-family Maintenance Repair and Operations, including plumbing, electrical, appliances/parts, hardware, door and door parts, window coverings, HVAC equipment/parts, pool supplies, lawn and garden, and janitorial supplies.
www.hughessupply.com /products/maintenance_supplies.html   (235 words)

  
 Fixing MRO procurement: manufacturers must optimize maintenance, repair and operations processes to streamline the ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
The next frontier for optimizing processes of these industries is in managing maintenance, repair and operations (MRO), says a report titled "Flexible MRO Procurement: Solving the MRO Supply Puzzle," from the Yankee Group.
MRO procurement for these companies involves sourcing and buying not only production consumables, such as grease, oil, nuts and bolts, but also specialty items, such as filtration parts, electronics, instrumentation and services (e.g., motor rewinding and safety training).
Their whole purpose in life is to keep the machines up and running, and reducing MRO inventory may not seem to be in line with that goal.
findarticles.com /p/articles/mi_m0DIS/is_2_5/ai_113907153   (904 words)

  
 Maintenance & Custodial Operations   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Manages custodial, maintenance and repair, security, and central warehouse operations of the district.
Develops and maintains written departmental procedures for maintenance, repair, operations, and security of all district buildings and equipment.
Administers maintenance budget and ensures that programs are cost-effective and funds are managed prudently.
www.chisd.com /support/maintenance.htm   (230 words)

  
 M.G.L. - Chapter 7, Section 43c
The director shall also develop maintenance and repair standards and guidelines for use by the department of housing and community development.
At such time as the commissioner determines, with the advice of the director, that maintenance and repair operations have come into compliance with all applicable standards and guidelines, the state agency or building authority shall be relieved of the necessity of making monthly detailed reports.
Where it is deemed necessary, the commissioner, on the advice of the director, may recommend that the office assume supervision and control over maintenance and repair operations normally carried out by the state agency or building authority.
www.mass.gov /legis/laws/mgl/7-43c.htm   (342 words)

  
 MRO (Maintenance, Repair, Operations) Content Management, MRO Procurement Services - Enventure Technologies, India
However the problem lies that although MRO items are frequently low-cost items, they have very high procurement costs relative to their value and is vital data supporting a company's day-to-day functions.
Enventure MRO data services are focused on delivering value to customers, by managing the MRO data more efficiently.
In several organizations, the complexity of the MRO data has resulted in unacceptable performance of ERP systems, which is complicated by the vast diversity of the MRO items.
www.enventureonline.com /mro_content_mgmt.html   (562 words)

  
 What every maintenance engineer should know about RoHS
It's true that maintenance, repair and operations (MRO) parts are exempt from the European Union's Restriction of Hazardous Substances (RoHS) directive, which took effect July 1.
MRO engineers and buyers are, or will be, dealing with a record number of parts that are going obsolete.
During this extended conversion, it is critical that maintenance engineers begin to understand the ramifications of RoHS and manage the changeover effectively.
www.reliableplant.com /article.asp?articleid=2130   (1091 words)

  
 SAIC: Consulting Solutions: Enterprise Asset Management (EAM)
We also provide solutions that manage maintenance and repair operations for an enterprises' capital assets, such as equipment and facilities, as well as the inventory and human resources associated with maintaining those assets.
SAIC is familiar with world-class maintenance best practices and uses an assessment to determine the position of a company relative to these best practices and where the best opportunities are to improve and derive benefit.
Maintenance data must be accurate and complete to ensure maximum benefit and minimum cost for your CMMS software package.
www.saic.com /it/consulting/enterprise-asset-management.html   (710 words)

  
 Inventory Control Software
Maintenance Repairs and Operations Inventory Inventory is normally considered either for assembly or stocked for resale to other companies or organizations.
Unlike inventory for resale, maintenance repairs and operations are an expense of doing business and are not an investment.
When a process is discontinued the replacement parts can be easily identified and removed from the maintenance repairs and operation inventory by referring to the spreadsheet listing.
www.inventory.cc /maintenance.htm   (292 words)

  
 Web Based CMMS Software | PM Software | Facility Maintenance | Maintenance Manager
Examples of tasks that may be highlighted are work assignments, maintenance requests that need approval, project requests, preventive schedules that are due, or inventory parts that need to be reordered.
Preventive Maintenance Schedules can be automatically generated by the system or you can specify the number of days in advance and receive an alert message on your home page.
Maintenance Connection provides Web-Based CMMS software available either online or onsite enabling organizations the ability to increase asset life, track maintenance costs, prevent and predict equipment failures, improve labor productivity, reduce costly equipment downtimes, minimize investments in inventory, and lower the total cost of maintenance.
www.maintenanceconnection.com /mcv18/online/mc_system.htm   (1731 words)

  
 MRO Today - MRO Today Maintenance, Repair and Operations Bookstore
Providing companies with the methods, strategies and practices that will help efficiently and effectively direct and shape their asset management operations, this comprehensive reference is sure to be found useful by supervisors, plant managers and directors who own, manage or service physical plants.
WHther referring to manufacturing operations or maintenance, lean is about doing more with less: less effort, les space, fewer defects, less throughput time, lower volume requirements, less capital for a given level of output and more.
Talk to any maintenance manager or plant manager, and they can tell you that planning and scheduling is critical to effective maintenance.
www.mrotoday.com /mro/indlinks/Bookstore.htm   (3672 words)

  
 Maintenance management, Maintenance, Preventive Maintenance, root cause analysis, Planning and scheduling, CMMS, RCFA, ...
The topics covered are meant to include most concerns of maintenance management: preventive maintenance, planning and scheduling, Root Cause Analysis (RCA), CMMS, maintenance engineering, equipment knowledge, and the operations and maintenance partnership.
Maintenance management, Preventive Maintenance, and planning and scheduling, are the most popular topics, but you will find much detailed technical information in our equipment knowledge and Root Cause Analysis Sections.
Maintenance management jobs and special reliability events are occasionally posted on the home page in between the articles.
www.maintenanceworld.com   (862 words)

  
 Bridge Operations and Maintenance Engineer - 3B88
Plans, directs and reviews the inspection, maintenance and repair of city-owned bridges and division facilities; reviews work orders to determine the most efficient method of completing assignments; reviews blueprints and sketches of wood, concrete, masonry and metal bridges; recommends more complex repair projects for performance by contractors.
Directs and reviews the work of the City's drawbridge operations; assesses cause of malfunctions; develops modifications to prevent recurrence of problems; reviews overall repair work to develop repair schedules; writes requisitions and specifications for drawbridge specialty parts; visits sites during breakdown to insure that mechanical and electrical repairs are completed swiftly to minimize traffic interruptions.
Possession of a valid proper class motor vehicle operator's license as issued by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania prior to appointment and during tenure of appointment as Bridge Maintenance and Operations Engineer.
www.phila.gov /personnel/specs/3B88.htm   (779 words)

  
 Burns and Roe - Operations and Maintenance
We support government and commercial organizations in the operation and maintenance of total bases or facilities (or discrete functions), including utilities, desalination, logistics support, transportation (including seaports and airfields, as well as road and rail vehicles and networks), housing, food service, safety and security.
Burns and Roe responded to the emergency successfully by providing the engineering, installation, operation, and maintenance services for a desalination plant capable of producing fresh water at the rate of one million gallons per day (GPD) within five months.
Burns and Roe applies the latest technologies to the operation and maintenance of the plant, continually refining our procedures and work methods to ensure that both our workers and the plant perform at peak efficiency.
www.roe.com /om_index.htm   (660 words)

  
 Facilities Maintenance & Operations
In addition to this function, support is provided to network users in the operation and use of the network and PC computer equipment, recommendations for software and hardware and troubleshooting, evaluating and testing network and PC software and hardware.
Thus, it is extremely important that Landscape and Exterior Services personnel perform their duties well, with the knowledge that everyone who enters the campus will, in large part and for years to come, associate the quality of the university with their perception of the campus landscape.
Within the Landscape division, the daily/seasonal maintenance and care tasks for the green space and walk areas of campus, falls to our area landscape technicians, who skillfully perform their duties so that our campus landscape is safe and enjoyable for everyone to use.
www.dfm.uidaho.edu /default.aspx?pid=81453   (1176 words)

  
 ITworld.com - Maintenance, Repair And Operations
It stands for maintenance, repair and operating/operations, which are the purchases a company needs to make to keep its operations running smoothly.
For example, a manufacturer might turn over its inventory of direct materials 12 to 18 times per year, but turning over MRO inventory just four times annually is considered good, says Ore. Unfortunately, he says, manufacturers don't always do a good job of tracking their MRO inventory.
MRO Software is one of several vendors that produces programs that help companies manage their MRO needs, from scheduling preventative maintenance work to tracking work orders.
www.itworld.com /App/746/CWSTO57981/pfindex.html   (955 words)

  
 Maintenance and Repair Committee: The Intermodal Association of North America
Maintenance and Repair Committee: The Intermodal Association of North America
Purpose of Committee: Established in 2000, this committee addresses the inspection, maintenance and repair of trailers, containers, chassis, and tires, and reviews reporting procedures and regulations relating to this issue of equipment interchange.
Also included in its considerations are EDI repairs and the development of "recommended practices for tire safety" and other maintenance issues.
www.intermodal.org /committees_files/maintenance.shtml   (153 words)

  
 Best practice maintenance reference book
It brings world class maintenance into perspective for maintenance and operations crews.
Now in one book all the concepts that are necessary to grasp have been laid out in 'fl and white' for maintenance and operations workers.
It contains all the important information a maintenance, repair or operations crew need to have at their finger tips so that they can appreciate the importance and the methods of best practice maintenance.
www.feedforward.com.au /maintenance-reference-book.htm   (296 words)

  
 Maintenance Repair Operations Asset Management Planning Tracking Organizing Source Code Software MRO CMMS EAM system ...
Maintenance Master is a collection of expert technologies developed over many years that improves your ability to manage, plan, track, and organize maintenance and repair operations.
Many customers start with this simple system and expand and customize it as they learn more about their operations.
For larger, more custom applications, Maintenance Master serves as a template that gives you a huge head-start on your architecture, database, and object, design, development, and testing.
www.htservices.com /Products/MaintenanceMaster/index.htm   (408 words)

  
 Maintenance, Repair and Operations   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
The Maintenance, Repair, and Operations (MRO) Prime Vendor Program is designed to support your facility maintenance requirements by providing a customer friendly ordering process.
The MRO Prime Vendors take great pride in providing a full range of products, together with the requested incidental or related service, required to repair and maintain real property or real property installed equipment (RPIE) or to maintain the operational capability of real property or RPIE.
The MRO Prime Vendor Program can be tailored to your specific needs; we can support a single facility maintenance requirement or all of your facility maintenance requirements.
www.dscp.dla.mil /dscpe/mro.htm   (339 words)

  
 Operations Committee: The Intermodal Association of North America
Purpose of Committee: Responsible for fostering better operational practices between intermodal providers to assure customers the highest level of service.
Acts as a facilitator in resolving operational problems between and among intermodal providers.
Click here to view the OCEMA Draft Overweight Guidelines as presented at the May 2, 2006 meeting of the Operations Committee in Oak Brook, Illinois.
www.intermodal.org /committees_files/operations.shtml   (140 words)

  
 DoingBusiness - Maintenance, Repair & Operations (MRO) Regionalization
DoingBusiness - Maintenance, Repair and Operations (MRO) Regionalization
DMB Purchasing Operations recently streamlined the solicitation process for maintenance, repair and
MRO contracts have a collective value of more than $100 million.
www.michigan.gov /doingbusiness/0,1607,7-146-6572-125439--,00.html   (246 words)

  
 Pioneer Engineering Sdn. Bhd.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
A privately-owned company, PESB has a specialized provision of Construction, Inspection, Maintenance, Repair and Operations Services to the Oil and Gas, Marine, Energy and General Industry.
Since then, the company has engineered an impressive expansion of its operations and representative networks.
PESB is unique, offering a complete package of maintenance and repair disciplines, which meets and exceeds most contractors' requirements.
www.pioneng.com   (131 words)

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