Plumbing

Plumbing

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).

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

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/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