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[Print] New! Operational Guidelines for Educational Facilities: Grounds[Print] New! Operational Guidelines for Educational Facilities: Grounds.
Author:J. Thomas Becker, R. Marc Fournier and Brandon Rux
Price:$ 120.00 (Member Price: $ 89.00)
Date Published:11/1/2020
Cover type:Softcover
No of Pages:319

Fully updated with current and vital information on staffing, service levels, and technological advances, while emphasizing sustainabilty, and using real-world examples you can use at YOUR facility!

Note: The APPA Guidelines/GroundsOpsStaff Package includes a free copy of this publication.





Introduction and Overview


Chapter 1: Leadership

Chapter 2: Grounds Service Levels

Chapter 3: Grounds Staffing Guidelines

Chapter 4: Broadcast Maintenance or Zone Maintenance: Which is Best for Your Grounds Organization?

Chapter 5: CMMS, GIS, and Mobile Apps for Your Grounds Operations

Chapter 6: Sustainable Vehicles, Equipment, Fuels & Lubricants

Chapter 7: Green Roofs

Chapter 8: Invasive Pests and Pathogens

Chapter 9: Integrated Pest Management

Chapter 10: Sustainable Grounds Management Strategies at the University of Massachusetts Amherst

Chapter 11: Natural Grass Athletic Fields

Chapter 12: Synthetic Turf Systems

Chapter 13: Snow and Ice Operations: Strategies and New Technologies

Chapter 14: Grounds Maintenance Innovation and Improvement

Chapter 15: Contracting for Equipment and Services

Chapter 16: How to Write the Perfect Position Descriptions for the Green Industry

Appendix A: Bibliography and Resources

Appendix B: Professional Organizations and Associations

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