March 3, 2014


I have put together a short FAQ with regard to items discussed at our recent meeting. I have included a brief summary of cost breakdowns and strategies to complete a survey of doors on the West Lafayette campus.

What type of information does the lock shop keep record of?

What reports can be generated from the lock shop Mechanical Room Key Control Program?

What is the estimated average cost of installing lockable hardware on a typical door?

Estimated cost to survey door hardware throughout campus based on 5 minutes per door at a labor rate of $8.00 per hour:

Strategy for completing survey




Mike Dexter
Lock, Carpentry, Sheet Metal, and Welding Shop Supervisor
Purdue University / Physical Facilities
775 Ahlers Road
West Lafayette, IN 47907
(765) 494-4906