Some things to consider:
Quality of Equipment
Parts Availability
Service & Warranty
Three basic types of FM Outsourcing Programs are available; those provided by the manufacturer, leasing companies, or independents. Each program has its distinct difference.
Lift trucks and rolling stock and rolling stock are essential to facility operation yet they yield a very low ROI. Many projects compete for the scarce capital dollars avalable to a company and typically lift trucks lose this competition because of their low ROI. When replacement is deffered in this manner, facilities have no choice but to repair aged equipment and maintenance cost continues to escalate year after year.