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NIKII HOGLUND JOINS BUILDING OPERATIONS AS DIRECTOR, ASSET REPLACEMENT AND IMPROVEMENTS

Building Operations is pleased to announce Nikii Hoglund as the successful applicant for Director, Asset Replacement and Improvements position effective July 8, 2019.

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DALE LOW JOINS BUILDING OPERATIONS AS MUNICIPAL MANAGER OF SOFT LANDSCAPE

Dale joins UBC from the City of Vancouver where he led a team of program coordinators and support staff responsible for business uses of streets and sidewalks.

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EMMS project announces vendor, launches website

The Enterprise Maintenance Management System (EMMS) Project received Board of Governors approval to enter contract with Planon, an industry-leading solution for maintenance, inventory, and asset management and the project is now ready to move forward in concert with the IRP.

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Francis Lepage promoted as Director, Custodial Services

Francis Lepage is the successful candidate for the new Director of Custodial Services position. Francis joined UBC in 2018 as the Manager, Soft Landscaping in Municipal Services with Building Operations

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How to Train your Robot

When Gurpreet Gill first started at UBC as a custodian in 1989, the Vancouver campus had half the number of students, only a handful of restaurants, and parking cost 25 cents a day. A lot has changed in 29 years for the now Custodial Head Supervisor, including the recent addition of two new robotic team members.

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