Tree Removal at Foster House Beginning Tuesday, April 20

The University places a high importance on the planning and maintaining of a beautiful campus, which includes the intentional management of our trees.  If there is no risk to humans or campus structures, we let nature take its course. However, sometimes it is necessary for us to take action, removing dying and hazardous trees. On Tuesday, April … Continue reading Tree Removal at Foster House Beginning Tuesday, April 20

Campus Sprinkler Testing March 11 and 12

Accompanied by a member of our Maintenance team, Davis-Ulmer will be inspecting campus sprinkler systems on March 11 and 12.  This testing will take them to basements, stairwells and hallways of all buildings equipped with sprinkler systems.  The testing team will be following mandatory COVID protocol. Please email Joe McGill, jmcgill@clarkson.edu, if you have any questions … Continue reading Campus Sprinkler Testing March 11 and 12

Annual Fire Inspection Resumes This Week!

The New York State Office of Fire Prevention and Control will be resuming our annual fire inspection this week. Inspections will wrap up in the residential spaces and then proceed into the academic areas through the month of March. Please review your work spaces and ensure that you are maintaining a safe and compliant environment for … Continue reading Annual Fire Inspection Resumes This Week!

Annual Fire Inspection Resumes Today!

The New York State Office of Fire Prevention and Control will be resuming our annual fire inspection beginning today, Monday, March 1, 2021. Inspections will wrap up in the residential spaces and then proceed into the academic areas through the month of March. Please review your work spaces and ensure that you are maintaining a safe … Continue reading Annual Fire Inspection Resumes Today!

Bonfires in campus forest

Rogue fire pits in the Clarkson forest are illegal. Clarkson University is within the limits of the Village of Potsdam. Fire pits in the village require a permit or variance from the Village of Potsdam Code Enforcement Office.  The firepit in this photo was recently found unattended and smouldering. Fires like these have led to … Continue reading Bonfires in campus forest

NCC Systems on Campus Next Week

NCC Systems will be in all campus buildings next week, March 1-3, for battery load testing of our fire alarm systems.  There will be no bells or whistles for this test, however, there may be a beep at the fire panels. NCC Systems staff will be following all COVID protocols while on campus. Please email Joe … Continue reading NCC Systems on Campus Next Week

Campus Sprinkler Testing March 11 and 12

Accompanied by a member of our Maintenance team, Davis-Ulmer will be inspecting campus sprinkler systems on March 11 and 12.  This testing will take them to basements, stairwells and hallways of all buildings equipped with sprinkler systems.  The testing team will be following mandatory COVID protocol. Please email Joe McGill, jmcgill@clarkson.edu, if you have any questions … Continue reading Campus Sprinkler Testing March 11 and 12

Elevator Testing Across Campus Tomorrow

ThyssenKrupp, our elevator maintenance vendor, will be on campus tomorrow to test elevators in CAMP, ERC, Cheel, Rowley, Clarkson Hall, and Lewis House.  Each elevator will be down for approximately 30 minutes during its testing window. Testing will begin at 7:30 a.m. at Clarkson Hall and proceed through the downtown campus to the hill campus. … Continue reading Elevator Testing Across Campus Tomorrow