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Energy & Engineering

The Energy and Engineering unit is comprised of Engineering Services, Facility Automation Services and Utility Services. The unit is responsible for the utilities and environmental systems at University Park and provides engineering support to all 23 Commonwealth campuses.

Director: Rob Cooper

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Provides consulting services for OPP, academic, research, and administration at the University
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Provides Facility Automation engineering, monitoring, server maintenance, building commissioning services, and more
West Campus Steam Plant
Provides and distributes high quality, reliable high voltage electricity, steam, natural gas, compressed air and potable water.

People In Division


Mike Lash
Operations Engineer
(814) 865-3743
Domer Smeltzer
Technician, Utility Meter and Backflow
Drinking Water Operator
Systems Administrator
(814) 867-4346
Maintenance Mechanic, Utilities Piping
Equipment Operator
Chilled Water Operator
(814) 883-1503
Electronic & Meter Technician
(814) 777-0695
Utilities Maintenance Mechanic
Steve Buckley
Equipment Operator