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. Jan. 17, 2018Fumehood Exhaust Shutdown - School of Pharmacy - Jan 18

    What is happening? Fumehood exhausts will be shut off in the School of Pharmacy for maintenance. This affects ventilation in all lab areas.

    When is this happening? Exhausts will be shut off Thursday January 18 from 8:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

    What do I have to do? Ensure all fumehoods are emptied and closed, along with chemicals being properly sealed and stored.

    Questions or concerns? Contact us at ext. 36318.

  2. Jan. 17, 2018Domestic Hot/Cold Water Shutdown - J.G. Hagey Hall of the Humanities - Jan 20

    What is happening? Water will be shutoff to J.G. Hagey Hall of the Humanities for maintenance.

    When is this happening? Water will be shut off from Saturday January 20 at 10:00 a.m. to Sunday January 21 at 6:00 a.m.

  3. Jan. 15, 2018Electrical Power Shutdown - Ira G. Needles Hall - Jan 20

    What is happening? Electrical power will be shut off to Ira G. Needles Hall, rooms 3005-3007K, 3021-3027 to replace an electrical panel

    When is this happening? Power will be shut off Saturday January 20 from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

    Questions or concerns? Contact Paul Poetker at ext. 32510.

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