Inside Facilities News from 07/2020

Two long time Facilities staffers retiring in July

July 20, 2020

Walter Debboli and Michael Stringer are both retiring at the end of this month. Together, they have over 80 years of service. We caught up with them via Zoom as they reminisced about their time at Yale and what they will do in retirement.

As Manager of Recycling and Waste, Walter...

New signs greet returning faculty, staff, and students

July 17, 2020

As Yale reopens, returning faculty, staff, and students will notice new COVID-19 safety signs in public spaces throughout campus. Yale Facilities teamed up with the Office of the University Printer to develop and install COVID-19 safety signs around the campus. Using guidance from the State of...

Energy savings during the shutdown

July 17, 2020

Over the past several months, many buildings have been shutdown due to the pandemic. As a result of this, Yale University realized significant energy savings and emissions reduction:

Central Campus building power consumption was down almost 20% for the April to June 2020 timeframe as...

Dimeo Construction receives 2020 Build CT Award for Yale Science Building

July 16, 2020

Each year the Associated General Contractors of Connecticut (AGC) honors excellence in construction management and trades through their Build CT Awards Program. This past spring, Dimeo Construction received AGC’s first place in the “New Large Construction” category for the Yale Science Building...