O&M Manuals, also known as Operations & Maintenance Manuals, are a compilation of all the information required for the operation, maintenance, decommissioning and demolition of a building or structure. Typically the contents of the manual are defined as part of the tender documentation. Manuals can be sub-divided into sections, or even standalone binders, covering each area within the project from equipment, electrical, plumbing, etc.
Standard piano hinge binders are 3-5" and hold 900-1000 pages. These binders comes with an internal post hinge and locking mechanism to hold documents.
Organize your O&M manual with custom tabs. Binder tabs can be:
1. With or without lamination
2. Clear or colour lamination
3. Available in any tab cut size
(Standard sizes are 2, 4 or 8-bank)
4. Optional reinforced holes
In Terms of page size we have the following options available:
Combination of both page sizes in a single binder
If 11"x17" are required, it will be folder to 8.5"x11"
CLOTH OR BUCKRAM
2-4" expandable cloth and buckram vinyl-wrapped binders hold up to 700 sheets. These binders comes with an internal post hinge and locking mechanism to hold documents.
FULL COLOUR OR
Choose from available print options:-
1. Full Colour
3. Combination of both
4. Single or double sided print
Turn-around time: 6-8 Weeks
Some O&M's are smaller therefore can take less time
Specs for City of Calgary may take longer time
INFORMATION NEEDED TO ESTIMATE JOB AND PROCESS AN ORDER:
Type of binder and wrap required?
Cloth or buckram vinyl wrapped
Type of hinge: PIANO or EXPANDABLE binder
Colour of binder & binder text
Size of binder 2”-4” or 3”-5”
Mixture of both (which pages are colour or black only)
Should the binder tabs be laminated or not and if laminated then
what colour of lamination?
Do you need the tabs to be laminated? If so, clear or colour?
If colour laminated, indicate the colour for each tab.
Volumes of binders required and how many copies of each?
Volumes of binders depends on total number of pages inside every kind of binder. The
number of pages according to binder size is as follows:
2”-4” Maximum of 700 pages
3”-5” Maximum of 900 pages
Need tabs? What kind and how many?
Main table of contents (TOC), sections &/or subsections will determine how many tabs will
Number of pages inside the binder?
How many 8.5”x11” pages?
How many 11“x17” pages?
(When counting 11“x17” pages 1 page will be counted equal to 4 pages)
Single or double side?
What size of banks you need in a binder?
What size of tab (i.e. 2-bank, 4-bank, etc.)?
NOTE: Indicate if you need a different size for each section (i.e. 5-bank for
main sections and 8-bank for sub-sections).