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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. 16, 2019Heating/Ventilation System Shutdown - Psychology, Anthropology & Sociology - January 19

    What is happening? The heating and ventilation system will be shutoff in Psychology, Anthropology & Sociology for maintenance.

    When is this happening? The system will be shut off from Saturday January 19 at 7:30 a.m. until Sunday January 20 at 5:30 p.m.

    Questions or concerns? Contact Stephen Briggs at ext. 43651.

  2. Jan. 16, 2019Building Closure - Quantum Nano Centre - January 26

    What is happening? Quantum Nano Centre will be closed as a precautionary measure while large equipment is being lifted onto the roof. Fumehood exhaust will be shut off during this time. Please ensure ALL fumehoods are emptied and closed with chemicals being properly sealed and stored.

    When is this happening? The building will be closed Saturday January 26 from 6:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.

    Questions or concerns? Contact Stephen Briggs at ext. 43651.

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