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.

Nesting Season

Check out the Grounds Services Page for the dos and don'ts of nesting season. 

  1. Apr. 10, 2019Service Interuption - Elevators - Mathematics & Computer - April 29

    What is happening? The elevators will be unavailable in Mathematics & Computer due to maintenance. One elevator at a time will be shut down.

    When is this happening? The elevators will be unavailable from Monday April 29 at 8:00 a.m. until Tuesday April 30 at 4:00 p.m.

    Questions or concerns? Contact us at x36318.

  2. Apr. 10, 2019Service Interruption - Electricity - School of Architecture - May 2

    What is happening? Electricity will be shut off in the School of Architecture due to renovations.

    When is this happening? Electricity will be off Thursday May 2 from 7:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.

    Questions or concerns? Contact Jonathan Hyde at x49126.

  3. Apr. 10, 2019Service Interruption - Domestic Hot & Cold Water - Earth Sciences & Chemistry - April 24

    What is happening? Domestic hot and cold water will be unavailable in Earth Science & Chemistry due to renovations.

    When is this happening? Water will be unavailable Wednesday April 24 from 6:00 a.m. to 8:00 a.m.

    Questions or concerns? Contact us at x36318.

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