News

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) response

MSU Infrastructure Planning and Facilities along with other university units are closely monitoring the outbreak of the novel coronavirus, also known as COVID-19.

Working smarter is a WHIZ!

IPF Custodial Services’ recent lease of three robotic vacuum cleaners promises to not only help improve the productivity of their staff, but also help advance the university’s mission to advance knowledge and transform lives.

Facilities Focus - March 2020 - Volume 11

Volume eleven of the Facilities Focus e-newsletter

Get to know your IPF crews: Motor Pool and Bus Drivers

They are responsible for the transport of the university’s most valuable cargo – its people. From athletes to alumni, deans to dairy students, their goal is to help them all get safely to their destination. They are the Transportation Services Motor Pool staff and bus drivers.  

MSU to host 2020 Midwest Landscape Architects and Grounds Managers conference

"The conference will engage more than one hundred professionals that hold the same titles and responsibilities as we do [MSU Landscape Services] at very similar universities across the Midwest."

Open Book: Lou Slater

"These guys make me look good. It’s not me doing it, it’s them. I’m just in the background moving stuff around to make sure that they’re successful, and in turn, they make me look good."

MSU Broad: A Creative Partnership

MSU Infrastructure Planning and Facilities has been honored - over the years - to assist in the production of various exhibits, including hanging an elephant from the museum's ceiling and wading through the red cedar to install photo installations.

IPF to Host Spartan Arbor Day 5K Run

MSU Infrastructure Planning and Facilities and MSU Sustainability will host a fun run this spring designed to highlight MSU's green spaces and to raise funds for planting trees across the vast 5,400+ acre East Lansing campus.

165 Years: Celebrating MSU's Founder's Day

IPF is honored by the legacy of those who put in the work to ensure future Spartans have the facilities they need to make the world a better place.

Get to know IPF: Josh Sego

Nurturing things is what Josh Sego is all about. Whether it be the hundreds of Custodial Services staff members he trains and develops or the plants that creep through every nook of his office; he is all about fostering growth.