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Emergency Management @UBC: New Snow Annex to the Emergency Response Plan

Over the past year, Risk Management Services and Building Operations conducted a cross-campus review leading to a new snow annex to the Campus Emergency Response plan.

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Emergency Management @UBC: what to do when the fire alarm sounds

Sometimes they ring, sometimes they beep, or even flash… What does it mean when the fire alarms go off? What is the emergency response to a fire alarm? What are you supposed to do?

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Wende Kinch joins UBC as Senior Manager Fleet and Procurement in Building Operations

Wende will be working to better understand purchasing needs so Building Operations can streamline how and what we buy and continue to find ways to get material more effectively.

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Fall leaf collection program moves leaves from 11,000 trees

Building Operations is working to remove leaf matter from across the Vancouver campus... a lot of leaf matter, in fact hundreds of tonnes of leaf matter. Given the large size of our campus and the amount of leaves that we need to manage, we need to use a mix of techniques in order to perform this task efficiently while minimizing impact to campus users.

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Students: Learn how Building Operations helps your spaces work for you

Get to know Building Operations and learn and how they can help you get the most out of your time on campus.

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