Welcome to Plant Operations

Our Mission

To enable outstanding learning, high-impact research and vibrant campus life experiences of our University community, advancing Waterloo’s mission. We will achieve our common purpose by delivering prudent planning, development, maintenance and operations of University property, facilities and infrastructure. Through our professional facilities and property management services, we provide a contemporary campus environment that is safe and accessible, invitingly clean and comfortable, functionally enriched and well-maintained.

Our Vision

To be a leader among educational facilities professionals in service excellence and best-practice asset stewardship exceeding stakeholder expectations.

24 Hour Maintenance and Service Line ext. 33793

Call us 24 hours/day to report urgent maintenance issues.

For non-urgent issues, email details to pltops.maintenance@uwaterloo.ca. Provide the building and room number in the subject and a thorough description of the problem in the body of the email.

  1. Sep. 17, 2018Clocks Incorrect - J.R. Coutts Engineering Lecture Hall

    What is happening? The clocks in J.R. Coutts Engineering Lecture Hall are not working due to the fire restoration taking place in Physics. The systems are tied together, so unfortunately the clocks will continue to show the wrong time until the restoration is complete. If all goes well estimated completion is November. We apologize for the inconvenience and ask for your patience during construction.

    Questions or concerns? Contact us at x36318.

  2. Oct. 15, 2018Service Interruption - Domestic Hot Water - Ira G. Needles Hall - October 18

    What is happening? Domestic hot water will be unavailable in Ira G. Needles Hall due to renovations.

    When is this happening? Hot water will be unavailable Thursday October 18 from 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

    Questions or concerns? Contact Gary Kosar at x46723.

  3. Sep. 24, 2018Elevator Shutdown - Earth Sciences & Chemistry - October 29

    What is happening? The elevator will be out of service in Earth Sciences & Chemistry for maintenance.

    When is this happening? The elevator will be unavailable from Monday October 29 at 8:00 a.m. until Friday November 2 at 12:00 p.m.

    Questions or Concerns? Contact Jeff Fischer at ext. 46306.

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