The maintenance, repair, inspections, and field services of UDOT equipment is performed by the Journey Mechanics and Journey Welders throughout 11 maintenance shops. In conjunction with the equipment operators on various maintenance and repairs at the maintenance station level.
A highlight of the work our UDOT mechanics do to help Keeping Utah Moving – Talking Orange – UDOT Mechanics (Video link from the Talking Orange segment)
Keeping equipment throughout its entire useful life means heavier and more expensive types of maintenance as the equipment ages. Maintaining equipment by general maintenance and care helps UDOT have available and reliable equipment at all times.
Training on daily maintenance is key for a long life cycle. Below are training videos that were created by the UDOT equipment operators and mechanics.
- UDOT TEP Grease (Video on the importance of proper greasing)
- How to Wash Plow Trucks (Video on the importance of washing equipment)