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Heating Ventilation, and Air Conditioning

Our heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) technicians support the sophisticated systems in our Campus buildings.

The HVAC shop is also known as our "comfort" shop because team members respond to hot/cold calls and do their best to keep our space within Campus standards. Refrigeration technicians support Campus research and education through the maintenance, installation and repair of all equipment containing refrigerant. Equipment includes environmental walk-in coolers and freezers, comfort and laboratory air conditioning, and all refrigeration units such as ice machines and research equipment.


HVAC Services Shop includes:

  • Ensures proper directional airflow for all Campus research buildings and labs

  • Installs, repairs, and maintains all refrigeration equipment on Campus, including environmental rooms

  • Maintains accurate refrigerant recordkeeping of the proper handling and usage of refrigerant to ensure compliance with EPA filing, and retrofits CFC refrigerants to environmentally friendly HFC refrigerants

  • Maintains all fume hoods on Campus

  • Operates and maintains extensive building automation networks across the Campus

  • Serves as Direct Digital Control specialist to aid in comfort-cooling and tight temperature control for research

  • Services and maintains all building exhaust systems to ensure safe and efficient building operations.

  • Services and maintains all heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) systems to ensure safe and efficient building operation.

  • Tests and maintains critical air flow and temperature alarms for all research labs and facilities.