Facilities Management

Plumbing

Section 1

Plumbing Shop Photo

Unit Purpose:

  • Provide service and repair to all plumbing system fixtures and components
  • Maintaining domestic and acid waste water systems
  • Maintaining domestic and industrial water systems
  • Clean and maintain campus sewers and storm drain systems

Plumbing List of Services:

  • Air and Vacuum Systems
  • Autoclaves
  • Backflow Testing
  • Bottle / Cage / Dish / Tunnel Washers
  • Caulking Sinks
  • Ceiling Leaks
  • Compressed Air Pipes
  • Condensate Lines
  • Deep Well Pumps
  • DI Water
  • Domestic Hot Water Systems
  • Drinking Fountains and Filtered Gooseneck Bottle Fillers in Common Spaces

  • Eye Wash Stations / Safety Showers Drench Hose Testing and Repairs
  • Faucets
  • Fire Caulking - for Installation and Repairs Performed by Facilities Management
  • Fire Hydrants
  • Fire System Repairs
  • Flush Valves - Auto and Manual
  • Fountains (Exterior) - Water Issues
  • Fume Hoods: Air Valve Leak / Knob / Vacuum / Water Leak

  • Garbage Disposal
  • Gas Main Repair
  • Gas Smells
  • Hydration Stations - Filter Change
  • Ice Machine Leaks
  • Industrial Hot Water Heater

  • Nitrogen Hook Up to Fume Hood / Nitrogen Valve to Fume Hood
  • Pipes and Plumbing Fixtures that Came with the Building
  • Pressure Gauge for Air Table
  • Regulators - Air / Gas / Water
  • Roof Drains

  • Sewage Ejection Systems
  • Sewer Main - Maintenance and Repair
  • Storm Drains
  • Sump Pumps
  • Toilet / Urinal Leaks

  • Vacuum Lines
  • Water Filters
  • Water Heaters (Gas and Domestic)
  • Water Main Repair and Valve Exercising
  • Water Meters - Maintenance / Repair / Replacement

Our group of journeyman plumbers has the most service calls of all Facilities Management service units.  They provide the campus with 24/7 in-house service. To request a Plumbing Service, please submit an online request to the Facilities Management Services Portal (UCInetID is required).