What's New

  • (Jul 20th) E2 (2) Cold Water Shutdown Notice
    Tuesday, July 26, 2016 at 6:00 am to 8:00 am
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  • (Jun 20th) E5 (53) Compressed Air, HVAC & Electrical Power Shutdown Notice
    Saturday, August 20, 2016 from 7:00 am - 4:00 pm
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  • (Jun 20th) E5 (53) HVAC and General Exhaust Shutdown Notice
    Tuesday, August 30, 2016 from 7:00 am to 4:00 pm
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  • (Jun 15th) DWE (1), E2 (2), E3 (3), PHY (4), ML (5), ESC (6), B1 (7), LIB (8) AL (9), EV1 (10), RCH (11), CSB (12), B2 (13), GSC (14), COM (15), SCH (16), MC (17), PAC (18), SLC (19), V1 (20), HH (24), C2 (28), CPH (29), PAS (30) NH (31), BMH (32), EV2 (34) DC (37), DC (37CIM), EIT (39), TC (45), ERC (48), QNC (50) E5 (53), STC (54), M3 (56), EV3 (57) - Hot Water; Heating and Steam Shutdown Notice
    Monday, August 15, 2016 from 1:00 am to Thursday, August 18, 2016 to 6:00 pm
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  • (Jun 9th) UWP (26) Electrical Power Shutdown Notice
    Friday, August 19, 2016 from 7:00 am to 5:00 pm
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Plant Operations is the University of Waterloo's largest support department, with a gross budget of $40,000,000 and a staff of 350 full time employees. Plant Operations is responsible for the repairs and maintenance of 70 buildings with an area of approximately 8,000,000 gross square feet located on 1,112 acres of land. Those efforts are managed using 20,000 electronic Work Orders. In addition, approximately sixteen hundred renovations and improvements with a total value in excess of $14,000,000 per year are undertaken by various sections in Plant Operations.

Contact Us

Maintenance, Repairs and Services

Call ext. 33793 for the 24 Hour Maintenance, Repair and Service Line

For non-urgent issues email details to pltops.workorders@uwaterloo.ca (state building and room number in the subject line and thorough description in the content of the email.)

Upgrades, Renovations, Changes or Improvements

Use the Work Request Form to initiate a Work Request.

Plant Operations Personnel

The Staff Directory provides direct contact information.