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This Month:

 Our Chicago chapter sends us 2 new job openings -

Need to have facilities background - project management - budgeting
operating & maintenance- knowledge of building system operations.
please email Mikie if you are interested.


Save Bucks while AFE Grows!

Between July 1 and August 31, 2002, you can earn $25.00 in "AFE Bonus Bucks"
for every new member you sponsor.

Bonus Bucks work just like cash and can be redeemed for any AFE service or
merchandise such as:

          Facilities America 2002
          Certification Review Programs
          Facilities Operations Handbook
          Membership Renewal Dues

Imagine having next years dues paid for you in bonus bucks just by encouraging
six fellow engineers to join AFE to enhance their personal careers!

Now is a great time to join the AFE St. Louis chapter.

Do to cost reductions and lack of support, this online newsletter will not be emailed out. But you can always read the latest, right here on AFEStLouis.org

The steering committee have a great year planned for us, as well as some tentative plans for all of 2002! 


st. louis Click to read about our 2nd annual golf classic coming up.


Vendors: If you have interest in sponsoring a hole or any other part of our golf tournament, please contact webmaster@afestlouis.org


  Please visit the online calendar at ...

to see more great events AFE has in store for you. 

Top of page www.AFEStLouis.org

Upcoming Meeting: 

"Energy Savings with Variable Speed Drives"

power quality

End User's in the St. Louis Area

French Gerleman Supply and Service Center will be hosting our meeting with guest speaker Mike Stanfill. This event will be Tuesday (July 30, 2002 @ 5:30 P.M.)  at 2446 Schuetz Road, Maryland Heights, MO 63043.

This seminar will include an informal dinner, presentation material and door prizes. Please click here to learn more.

 Our group is growing so don't miss out. Members: Don't forget your badges!

  Come and network with your St. Louis's A.F.E. Make some friends, eat, and have fun. 

RSVPs Now 

(Click above for RSVP form)

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Online Calculator Survey Results! 

Jamey Matheny, Project Engineer and member of our AFE St. Louis chapter, will be leaving us to move to Kent, OH.

Jamey leaves us with this comment ...
"I have enjoyed attending the AFE meetings and getting to know some of the other members."
We know our Ohio chapter will be getting a good man. :>)

Need Help or Advice?

Please check out our new discussion area "Chuck's Corner".

Watch this area for the upcoming " UP-TIME CD" offer.  It is an exceptionally valuable resource for plant engineering, reliability
engineering and maintenance engineering problem solving.


Also the bearing care simulation game. A fun training program.


Call For Help

Vendors, you can support your local St. Louis Chapter, and reap great rewards by advertising on this site. click here


Get Involved

In your St. Louis Chapter

Learn, Lead, and Influence

The following valuable information has been supplied by our sister chapter in Chicago. Please check out their cool website at AFEChicago.org (Thanks Mikie)

A New Guidance manual has been written as of May 2002 - You might want to download this and check your buildings. 

The publication Guidance for Protecting Building Environments from Airborne Chemical, Biological, or Radiological Attacks," DHHS (NIOSH) Publication No. 2002-139, is available at the NIOSH Web page:


For print copies, call 1-800-35-NIOSH (1-800-356-4674).

Please give us your support and input by completing the online member survey at ...



Click here to learn more about our upcoming 2002 convention in New Orleans!

Click here to learn more about Facilities America 2002.


Want your career to blast off?
Learn from the best of the best during this years AFE Facilities America Conference in New Orleans September 23rd -25th. The latest techniques and technologies for ensuring your facility's and operations reliability are being offered by such notables as John Moubray, Rex Gallaher, Tom Dabbs, Terry O'Hanlon,etc... You will be able to take this information back to your facility for
immediate use.

Special Limited Offer: Sign up now to ensure your spot for the plant tour to see first hand how the NASA Space Shuttle booster rockets are manufactured. Time is running out to register for this exciting tour, so act now!
Click here to learn more


  Please show your support by making plans to attend this educational event. Click here


Maintenance Excellence Poster

If you would like a free printable Maintenance Excellence Poster featuring the 21 major elements of an excellent maintenance program, please right click here for a .pdf download

right click to download free poster
Maintenance Excellence Arch poster provided courtesy of Life Cycle Engineering


Life Cycle Engineering, the nation's premier provider of maintenance solutions, proudly releases the first edition of Maintenance Excellence News.
I recommend you sign up for Life Cycle Engineering's free Maintenance Excellence Newsletter,
please click here

Our June Meeting:

Cost Engineering

The True Cost of Downtime


We want to thank Frank Kastl and Metropolitan Square, for hosting our meeting. Also a special thanks to Jim Lepper of Jarrell (A full Mechanical Contractor) who sponsored the meeting with pizza and drinks! For those who could not make it, you can read about the tour in this news letter and online.

(Click to read about June's meeting.)

We exist because of the continued support of our Sponsors. Chapter 26 thanks ALL of them for their continued support! 


Student Chapter:

Please help our members at Southern Illinois University, by contacting Dr.
at SIU, to see what you can do to support our new student chapter.

These students are our future; let's invest a little time in our future.

AFE National:

Members: For details, please contact your chapter or regional officers.

Please visit our National site for More National News 

See what officer you should contact for help.How AFE works!


Click here or the AFE logo to learn the inter-workings of AFE and the organizational structure.


This is a great place for all our new members to view responsibilities of our AFE-St. Louis Officers.

Potential members, see how we serve you.

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