Avoiding Facilities Flubs

Turner, Marcia Layton
April 2015
University Business;Apr2015, Vol. 18 Issue 4, p45
The article offers suggestions regarding how college campus buyers and facilities staff can ensure that money for equipments are wisely spent. Topics include establishing a proper communication between departments regarding changing or buying an equipment; acquiring product knowledge before purchasing; and involving maintenance staff in equipment buying and installation decisions. Comments from Cory Harms, associate director of purchasing at Iowa State University, are also presented.


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