April 1, 2013

Monday, April 1, 2013
    Construction Strategic Sourcing: develop capability with unified purchasing group
  • Nothing to report at this time.
  • Financial Management Best Practices: design processes to enhance KU's buying power
  • Oversaw facility assessments performed by consultant with pending deliverables including lifecycle cost analyses and maintenance prioritization recommendations. Evaluated proposals for assessment of additional buildings.
  • Responded to legislative inquiries related to funding.
  • Met with KDEM, assessed snow damages and removal costs, and collaborated with BOSC and Comptroller on reporting snow storm costs potentially eligible for federal cost recovery.
  • Submitted another historic rehabilitation tax credits application and received approval of a previous application for a small remodeling project.
  • Construction Management Best Practices: develop Unit and integrate with KU Master Plan
  • Met with IT about improving utilization of Maximo/Tririga asset management system.
  • Conferred with FS about utility work, lock hardware, and other issues.

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