Supervisor: Wayne Merrill – Office Phone 864-294-2152
The Carpentry shop is responsible for all structural components to our buildings and structures. Most anything associated with roofs, ceilings, walls, windows, floors, masonry, beams, pillars and other odds & ends. They also handle picture / board hanging, shelving, cabinets and other custom work.


Supervisor: Larry Richardson - Office Phone 864-294-2015
The Electrical Shop is responsible for all electrical systems – primary (high voltage) and secondary side, distribution, components and equipment. They support multi-media systems and also support our sporting and campus events.

Fire Protection

Joe Surber, Fire Protection Specialist - Office Phone 294-3403 The Fire Protection Department is responsible for building fire alarm systems, sprinklers and fire extinguishers.


Supervisor: Raymond Kuhne - Office Phone 864-294-2361
The HVAC Shop is responsible for all heating, ventilation, and air conditioning systems – including the Central Plant located at Facilities Services. They also maintain Furman's natural gas infrastructure, food service related equipment, and support the operation of the PAC swimming pool.


Tony Rigdon - Office Phone 864-294-3254
The campus locksmith is responsible for all lock and door closure systems – all common key style locks, electric card swipe, automatic doors and specialty doors. The locksmith is also responsible for making keys.

Preventative Maintenance

Supervisor: Allen Gosnell - Office Phone 864-294-3196
The PM Shop is responsible for the preventative maintenance of all mechanical systems – filters, belts, pulley / motor alignment and lubrication. They also maintain ice machines, manage specific chemical treatment of remote units, manage vent & duct cleaning, maintain the Facilities Services' work order system, as well as, support all Facilities Services' shops. 


Supervisor: John McCain - Office Phone 864-294-3266
The Paint Shop is responsible for all building / structure (external and internal) painted surfaces, as well as, parking lot and specialty areas.


Supervisor: Lee Edmonds - Office Phone 864-294-3018
The Plumbing Shop is responsible for all campus plumbing / domestic hot water systems, fixtures, support components, food service related equipment, storm sewer infrastructure, sewer systems, septic systems and mechanical lift stations. 

Note: All of the above shops manage and/or assist in all campus renovation and construction projects and are an integral part of project planning.

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