Dave Smith - Maintenance Manager (Building)
Dave is responsible for managing the planned and reactive maintenance of the university building fabric. He also manages teams who have responsibility for the building section of the Direct Labour Organisation, grounds maintenance, cleaning of buildings and waste control. He has over 40 years experience in the construction industry which has included contract management of new builds, being a Director of a small building company and has spent 24 years in and around the university building stock.
Keith Sims - Maintenance Engineer
Keith is responsible for managing the planned and reactive maintenance of the university building services (e.g. heating lighting, ventilation, power, etc) and is the Estates Energy Champion. He is the Responsible Person in Estates for statutory compliance of the university electrical system, the university natural gas system, control of Legionellosis (L8) and water hygiene, lifts and lifting equipment and a number of other items. He also manages teams for the M&E section of the Direct Labour Organisation and a team controlling the University Building Energy Management System (BEMS). He has over 32 years experience in the industry which has included Project management of new build, working in a consultant engineers practice, with the local electricity board working as a contractor for the “old” University College Cardiff, and has spent over 28 years in and around the University building stock