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Major Categories of Equipment

Asset Management

View Official Policy: Major Categories of Equipment Policy

The following is a listing of the major categories of equipment:

  • Animals – breeding;
  • Canvas materials;
  • Communication systems;
  • Electrical distribution equipment;
  • Electronic audio/visual equipment;
  • Electronic components & accessories;
  • Engineering & scientific instruments;
  • Engines, diesel, or gasoline;
  • Excavating & road construction equipment;
  • Fabricated metal products;
  • Farm machinery & equipment;
  • Fiberglass durable goods;
  • Fire extinguishers;
  • Firearms & accessories;
  • Framework (structural metal);
  • Furnishings (classroom/auditorium);
  • Furniture;
  • General industrial machinery & equipment;
  • Heating equipment (non-electric);
  • Home furnishings;
  • Household electric appliances;
  • Industrial electrical equipment;
  • Ladders, scaffolding wood;
  • Leather durable goods;
  • Library collections;
  • Lights & fixtures;
  • Measuring & controlling devices;
  • Medical instruments, surgical appliances;
  • Metal working machinery & tools;
  • Musical instruments & accessories;
  • Optical instruments & lenses;
  • Photographic apparatus;
  • Protective apparel and accessories;
  • Service industry machines;      
  • Signs & displays;
  • Special industry machinery & equipment;
  • Sporting & athletic goods;
  • Office machines & equipment;
  • Structures (prefabricated, wood);
  • Transportation equipment;
  • Vehicles (farm, self-propelled); and
  • Warehousing equipment (non-motorized).

Responsibilities

Responsible University Senior Administrator: Vice President for Finance & Administration

Responsible University Administrator: Associate Vice President for Finance Division

Policy Owner: Asset Management

Policy Contact: Craig Mathews

Phone Number: 706-542-4390

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