Summer 2016:

Architect Chris Kelly discusses Sustainability with Riley Smith

  • Architect Chris Kelly and Sustainability Coordinator Riley Smith discuss efficient systems installed in Power Plant

Power Plant conversion to Office space

New Switchgear for Madigan Gym Transformer upgrade

  • Madigan Gym Power upgrade

  • Classroom Improvements for Technological upgrades

  • Aquinas Bathroom and Laundry Facility

Office of Project Management

Office of Project Management provides best-in-class delivery of project performance at Saint Mary's College.

Projects range from major capital construction and renovations to micro-projects that enhance College facilities and ambience

What is the difference between a routine work order request and a project?

  1. Involves more than one trade or craft
  2. Crosses organizational boundaries
  3. Requires hazard mitigations and impairment controls

The diagram below illustrates how a work order is processed as 'routine' or authorized as a 'project'

Work induction process

Annual pojects are scoped and estimated well in advance so that costs can be estimated and budgets established
Major projects are designed to deliver on the goals of the Strategic Plan

Capital Projects Induction Process

Project Management and Facilities collaborate on improving facilities around Campus.  The work of Project Management is to Build and Install; the work of Facilities Services is to Operate and Maintain.  The hand-off occurs during Commissioning, when contractors demonstrate the fully functional systems and hand it over to our capable staff. BICOM

Continue to watch this site for exciting developments as Project Management and Facilities Services continue to: Build – Install – Commission – Operate – Maintain (BICOM!)