Chapter 4 Maintenance of Facilities

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Unformatted text preview: Chapter 4 Maintenance of Facilities Dr. Qingsheng Wang Oklahoma State University 1 Outline 1. Facility Maintenance 1. Grounds Maintenance 1. Maintenance Crews 2 1. Facility Maintenance • Care to insure long­term life of company assets • Routine care to maintain uninterrupted service and appearance • Repair work required to restore or improve service and appearance 3 Maintenance Program • • • • Foundations Structure members Walls Floors – Major source of injuries due to slips, trips, falls • Roofs – Inspection once every 6 months • Stacks – Inspection at least once every 6 months 4 Maintenance Program • Fixed ladders – Load of at least 250 lb – Have rung at least 16 in wide and uniformly spaced no more than 12 in apart vertically • Underground utilities – At least 2 persons should work on a sewer job – Forbid smoking in or near trenches • Stairs and exits – Clear – Signs 5 2. Grounds Maintenance • Electric­powered hand tools – Never use electric­powered tools in the rain or when grass or shrubs are wet – Lawn trimmer • Gasoline­powered equipment – Power lawn mowers – Riding mowers 6 3. Maintenance Crews • • • Training Preventive maintenance plans PPE – Tool kit: explosion­proof flashlight & goggles • Piping – Identification (Table 4­A color requirement) – Isolation (shutoff valves and relieve pressure) • Final checks: tools & guards 7 Homework 3 • Review Questions (page 182) 1­10 8 ...
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This note was uploaded on 09/28/2011 for the course FPST 2023 taught by Professor Staff during the Fall '11 term at Oklahoma State.

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