Plans underway to remove power plant chimneys

Posted by on November 4, 2019

More than five years after successfully decommissioning S&T’s World War II-era power plant, the university plans to remove the plant’s two chimneys due to safety concerns and maintenance costs.

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CSTS Spring Symposium on Maintenance April 24th

Posted by on April 24, 2019

The theme of the Center for Science Technology and Society Spring symposium is Maintenance. This symposium examines maintenance, broadly conceived, from infrastructure and systems maintenance and life cycle assessment to health maintenance to cultures of maintenance. While innovation is celebrated, the bulk of what most technologists and others who interact with technology actually do is some form of maintenance. Five papers will be presented with ample opportunity for discussion. The symposium begins at 1:30 in St, Pat’s B in the Havener Center and concludes at 4:00pm.

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Fix a flat? Bassett’s kindness impresses travelers

Posted by on May 1, 2018

Patrick and Rosemary Malone of Ontario, Canada, were traveling through Missouri last month on their way home from wintering in California when a flat tire created an unexpected roadblock. Mike Bassett, maintenance supervisor, stopped and offered assistance.

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Fire pump testing planned Feb. 9

Posted by on February 8, 2018

You may hear fire alarms sound during fire pump testing tomorrow (Friday, Feb. 9). The testing is planned in Castleman, Toomey and McNutt halls. For more information, please contact Kenny Grimm, maintenance supervisor, at 467-0262.

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