While you are sleeping, we are cleaning

Left to Right: Myckal Boone and Corey Jenkins

The third shift Building Service Workers (BSWs) are the unseen team who clean 18 buildings encompassing dining areas and athletic facilities like the Fitness Center, Hancock Stadium, Horton (including pool), and part of Redbird Arena.

Heating Plant: Life on third shift

Left to Right: Andy Sylvester, Scott Crowell, Larry Maxhimer, Cesar Rolon and Bill Carey. Not in picture: John Fleming.

Andrew Sylvester has been with Illinois State for nine and a half years, with the last two and a half years as the assistant chief engineer working third shift.

ISU is reducing its salt intake

Raw rock salt to create the salt brine on campus.

As winter is quickly approaching, ISU Grounds crew is ready for it with their new salt rock plant and salt brine plant.  These plants are a reality due to three years of research, a strong partnership with Parking & Transportation and the availability of budgeted funds. Rock Salt Plant When the Grounds Crew becomes aware

Fire hydrant flushing on campus

image of a fire hydrant gushing water

Facilities Management and Environmental Health and Safety staff members will be flushing fire hydrants across the Illinois State University campus October 23-27.

Facilities is ready for Homecoming

ISU Movers setting up tables and chairs for Homecoming

The Facilities’ team plays a critical role in Homecoming events; they has been busy working behind the scenes to ensure all the details, for each event, are coordinated in a sequence that meets everyone’s expectations.