Recent Professional Presentations
LAC discussed use of technology in park planning at CPRS 2007
Harry Lorick, P.E.
Lorick Associates Consulting
Technology and System for Managing Parks Maintenance
This session will cover the different types of technologies that are available to Park Maintenance agencies for planning and managing work. Technologies covered will include GPS, GIS, Asset Management Systems, Tablet PCs, “toughbooks”, Maintenance Management Systems and work request systems. Each one of the items will be discussed along with their uses and the pros and cons. Further this session will discuss how technology can be utilized to increase accountability and productivity through establishing the proper business practices prior to implementing technology. Finally the presentation will conclude with how 2 agencies use various types of technology and how it has been beneficial to them.