The Facilities' Shops provide the basic response to project/service requests initiated by the campus community. The shops are responsible for campus rehabilitation work in all trade areas including:
Provides painting and coating service for the exterior and interior of campus.
- Exterior and Interior painting
Preparation and painting of buildings, offices, laboratories, and facilities. Work includes floors, walls, windows, ceilings, doors, and cabinetry
- Staining and Finishing
Furniture, new and old cabinetry, also metal desk and file cabinets
- Specialty coatings
Single and two part epoxy's, resins, automotive quality enamels and anti static coatings
Vinyl lettering and logos for offices buildings windows, doors, desk's and parking signage
Construction for new, remodel, and maintainace applications. Laboratory, office, and kitchen design and fabrication. Specialty fabrications with metal, plastics, wood and glass.
Repair and maintenance of exteriors, and interiors
Fabrication and installation for buildings, structures and remodels. Includes wood, tin can, stucco and cement composition.
Fabrication and installation for office, laboratory and facilities Rework, modifications and refinish of existing labs and offices.
- Metal Fabrication
Light welding, sheet metal work, and unistrut fabrication.
Fabrication utilizing Plastics, Corian and Laminates
- Design and planning
3D Computer layout and design of large and small projects. Project proposals and estimates
Provides materials and parts for general repair and maintenance.
Maintenance and installation of remodel and new electrical projects. Work includes
telephone, and computer cabling as well as general and high voltage applications. Electricians are California Certified
- General electrical
Lighting installation, repair and retrofits. Wiring for lab and office renovations
- Circuits and panels
Installs branch circuits and circuit breaker panels for equipment
- Electrical trouble shooting
Trouble shoots laboratory and building electrical systems
- Computer and phone
Installs racks, cable tray and related cable management for server rooms or similar spaces.
Support IMSS and other campus computer networks, installs network and telephone cabling.Installs and connectorizes multi-mode and single-mode fiber optic cables
Assist with design and installation of new equipment
Assist in design of laboratories and related systems
Provides a wide range of metal and acrylic stock, purchases and supplies gas cylinders and liquid nitrogen Dewars , and specialized gases on request
LOCK AND KEY SHOP
Provides services related to key and security systems as well as entry and special door repairs and maintenance Issues and engraving
- Key Control
Controls and distributes all campus keys. Provides lock changes and key duplication.
- Security Systems
High security locks and combination locks, hardware and support for campus card access systems,
- Building Hardware
Maintains and installs all campus building hardware including door closures, window and specialty systems
- Locks and security systems
Maintains and installs locking systems on desk, files, cabinets, computers and appliances.
- Engraving and signage
Provides engraved signage to include desk nameplates, door signs and name tags including brass and plastics.
The Shops work closely with the Facilities Project Managers in performing facilities rehabilitation work. This skilled work force is augmented by temporary and contractor personnel in order to meet workload demands.