The Mechanical Services section is a branch of the Building Services Group and is responsible for operation and maintenance of all of the University's mechanical installations, as defined in the Standing Orders.
Responsibilities of the Mechanical Services section include:
- Central boiler houses and associated heating distribution networks
- Heating, ventilating and air conditioning systems
- Hot and cold water systems
- Sewage and sump pumps
- Natural gas installations
No work may be carried out on the University's existing mechanical services systems without the prior knowledge and approval of the Mechanical Engineer.
Only contractors on the Estates Services approved list of mechanical contractors will be allowed to work on the University's mechanical services systems.
All work shall be in accordance with the current edition of the Mechanical and Electrical Design Philosophy.
For advice on any mechanical services matter please contact:
Mechanical Services (University access only)