Access to Building Mechanical Rooms and Electrical Vaults


Building mechanical rooms, electrical vaults, and manholes are critical control points for the various systems that regulate power and other utilities for the campus. This policy delineates authorization for access to these areas.

A. Only Facilities Services senior management may authorize access to building mechanical rooms, electrical vaults, and manholes.

B. Any work performed on building systems (electrical, plumbing and ventilation, etc.) by contractors requires advance approval from senior management in Facilities Services.

C. Storage is not permitted in these areas.

Contact Responsible Office (see above) with any questions.