The Facilities Division serves as a key strategic and operational partner in planning of current and future maintenance and infrastructure to support the capacity of ongoing operational needs enabling scientific research at Berkeley Lab. We provide 24-hour high quality support services to ensure continuity of scientific research opportunities and operational innovation.
“Our Science is Service” and our mission is to deliver exceptional services and facilities to support world-class science through the focus and overarching goals grounded in our core values:
Our deliverable services are abided by a series of goals & objectives that are transparent in our key actions and measures. Read more about our North Chart: See it here
Operations & Maintenance
Maintenance functions include custodial, gardening, and lighting; electronics repair; operation, service, and repair or replacement of equipment and utility systems. Request work >>
Logistical support services include bus and fleet management, mail distribution, material and stores distribution, property disposal, and cafeteria operations. See our Services >>
Ongoing Facilities activities include renewal and upgrade of site utility systems and building equipment; preparation of environmental planning studies; in-house energy management; space planning; and assurance of Laboratory compliance with appropriate facilities-related regulations and with University and DOE policies and procedures. Go to Planning >>
Facilities Projects department was established to meet the needs of the science community and site infrastructure. The department aims to perform select science projects with limited scope and duration within operating facilities to support research. The Facility Projects Portfolio also includes asset lifecycle management projects and vendor services to support site infrastructure maintenance programs.
The Work Request Center
The Work Request Center expedites facility-related work requests, answers questions, and provides support for facility-related needs. Go to the Work Request Center >>