Physical Plant

HVAC /Steamfitters

Supervisor: John Balcunas, x7619

The HVAC/Steamfitter Shop is responsible for the general upkeep, maintenance, and repairs to mechanical systems in campus administrative and academic buildings, and residence halls. The HVAC/Steamfitter technicians are skilled in the installation, maintenance, and repair of heating, ventilating, and air conditioning equipment. They also monitor contract work performed on the University’s mechanical systems.

The HVAC technicians are also responsible for the elevators. Mark Gunnard is usually the contact person for elevator problems. Mark will receive the call and go check out the situation; however, most of the repair, maintenance, and modernization services are contracted out to Worcester Elevator. All elevator problems should be reported to the Physical Plant department immediately at (508) 793-7566. In the event of an entrapment, please call the Physical Plant department at (508) 793-7566 or Campus Police at (508) 793-7575.

The HVAC/Steamfitters are located within their shop; which is located in the basement of the Goddard Library. The HVAC and Steamfitter technicians work Monday through Friday from 7:30am to 4:00pm. The can be reached through the Physical Plant department at extension 7566.