News

Greg Scott Joins UBC as Managing Director, Building Operations

Greg has significant experience building multi-disciplinary teams to deliver quality services and programs related to facilities operations and development.

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Robotic Auto-scrubber Joins Building Operations

Custodial Services will be piloting a robotic, self-driven auto-scrubber in May. The robot is the work of A&K Robotics, which began as a project of UBC Engineering students and is now a sought-after company developing artificial intelligence and robotics in Canada.

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UBC Building Operations prominently featured in EAB’s Facilities Communications Toolkit

Over the past three years we have made a significant investment to improve all aspects of our facilities communications, and our efforts are being noticed. 

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Nikki Gaulton: spotlight on diversity and creativity in the skilled trades

International Women’s Day is on March 8th. We hear from one of UBC’s newest journey-level steamfitters on why she chose her career path and what keeps her busy at UBC.

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A sea of pink in Building Operations for anti-bullying and a respectful workplace

Building Operations is one of the few departments that touch every part of the university every day. Often the blue personal protective equipment can fade into the background colour of a busy campus. However, on February 28th, you can expect to see a slight change in the way we look as we take part in Pink Shirt Day against bullying.

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