Plant & Environmental Science building receives BREEAM USA award

January 31, 2018

On Jan. 26, 2018, the Plant and Environmental Sciences (PES) building and its occupants received a BREEAM USA award. The PES building was the first academic building in the U.S. to earn green certification and also to earn an “Excellent” rating for the category of Asset Management.

COMING SOON! We've improved our work order user interface!

January 25, 2018

UC Davis Facilities Management customers have asked for more functionality from our campus-wide work order system, AggieFacilities (formerly called TRIRIGA), and we have answered! We’re excited to announce an all new user interface and updates that give you the ability to track tasks, view real-time changes and receive notifications. All this and more will be available as of Jan.

Safety Lighting Walk

January 25, 2018

Utilities Power & Lights staff partnered with UC Davis Police for a successful Campus Safety Lighting Walk! With over 80 participants joining the walk, this was one of our most successful years yet. The event went from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Jan. 23, and involved students, faculty and staff, and community members walking around campus looking for burnt out or broken lights and noting areas they think may need additional lighting for consideration.

Cooling Towers at Life Sciences Building

January 25, 2018

New cooling towers at the Life Science building are expected to be complete in February. The two 250-ton towers help support research in environmental chambers that simulate varying environmental conditions. They’ve reached the end of their lifespan and were beginning to show wears/cracks in the structure of the equipment.