Utility Services

Manager: Robert Puzak

Utility Services is comprised of Central Chilled Water, High Voltage Electric, Steam Services, Natural Gas, Utility Construction, Potable Water, Stormwater and Wastewater. The goal is to provide and distribute high quality, reliable high voltage electricity, steam, natural gas, compressed air and potable water to the University Park campus facilities. In addition, Utility Services manages and treats wastewater and storm water.

Electricity and natural gas are purchased from outside suppliers, while steam, potable water, wastewater and compressed air are produced and treated internally. The University owns two steam plants and a wastewater treatment plant, which are staffed and operate 24 hours per day, 365 days per year.

Utility Fact Sheets






People In Subdivision


Technician, Utility Metering & Backflow Protection
(814) 404-5619
Richard Harris
Equipment Operator
Refrigeration Technician, Utilies
(814) 308-4061
Mechanic, Power Plant
Waste Water Treatment Plant Operator
Nathan Haupt
Waste Water Treatment Plant Worker, Spray Fields
Maintenance Mechanic, Steam Services
Frederick Heiss
Maintenance Worker
Utilities Maintenance Mechanic
Chris Henninger, Jr.
Electrician, Utilities