Support Services

Environmental Conservation Services

  • Collection of recyclable office paper, cardboard, used toner cartridges, metal cans, glass and plastic bottles
  • Document destruction and/or shredding
  • Scrap metal equipment removal and recycling
  • Solid waste collection and disposal

General Service

General Services provides the following services on a reimbursable basis:

  • Department furniture moves
  • Special event setup
  • Table and chair rentals
  • Modular furniture assembly
  • Storage – short term

General Services also manages the Surplus Property function.

Lock Shop

The Lock Shop maintains University locks. Other services are available on a reimbursable basis:

  • Keys
  • Locks
  • Internal card activated access systems
  • Closed circuit TV access systems
  • Automatic door closures
  • Safe repairs

Vehicle Maintenance

Vehicle Maintenance services University owned vehicles on a reimbursable basis.

  • State inspection
  • Preventive maintenance
  • Repairs

Contract Services

Physical Plant administers contracts with vendors for services such as:

  • Pest control
  • Infectious waste removal
  • Window washing
  • Housekeeping

Two contractors provide about 25% of our support to University customers in this area of responsibility.

All Physical Plant services can be accessed by making a request through the Customer Service Center.

Request for service may be initiated by:
Phone: (804) 828-9444
Fax: (804) 828-8516 
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