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Highlights of the APRIL 2012 Issue




Navy Lodging Program Appreciation Day

On March 28, 2012, Navy Lodging professionals around the world celebrated Navy Lodging Program Appreciation Day to honor the recipients of the Admiral Elmo R. Zumwalt Awards and Navy Lodging's Employee Recognition Program.

Historically, these awards are presented during the annual Lodging Learning and Training Symposium; however, due to recent Navy guidance governing conferences and symposiums, the Navy Lodging Program established a Navy Lodging Program Appreciation Day to highlight program and individual accomplishments at the local installation level. ...

Southwest Mobile Repair Teams Save Money and Time

In Navy Region Southwest (NRSW), having enough to do has not been a problem for Navy Gateway Inns and Suites (NGIS) mobile repair teams. Equipped to repair clothes washers, dryers and security cameras, the three teams stay on the road, and on the job.

Starting in 2010 with one team, the San Diego NGIS implemented an in-house preventative maintenance and repair program for washer and dryer repairs, and security camera surveillance systems. This innovative approach started with one two-person team, a custom lift-gate truck and spare parts. The first team affected significant cost savings and reduced service response time for the five area NGIS facilities. ...


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• Army Lodging     • Air Force Lodging     • Navy Lodge
• Navy Gateway Inns and Suites      • Marine Corps Lodging
• Coast Guard Lodging


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FURNITURE: NGIS Design Packages —
A Powerful and Lasting Brand Image

Commander, Navy Installations Command (CNIC) Navy Lodging Program Interior Designer Jana Joplin, along with American Hotel Register Co., have partnered to develop four new Navy Gateway Inns and Suites (NGIS) design packages.

The design packages play a key role in the standardization of all renovation and construction projects for NGIS lodging operations worldwide. They were developed in conjunction with the NGIS Lodging Working Group (LWG), represented by 12 regional lodging directors. American Hotel Register Co. provides furniture, fixtures and equipment (FF&E) packages for NGIS lodging facilities worldwide. ...