Mechanical Systems

Pumps & Steam Systems

Aerik La Fave, Central Mechanical Business Manager 326 E. Hoover Street
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1002
Phone: (734) 647-2081
Email: aerikl@umich.edu
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Services provided by the Pumps & Steam Systems Shop:

Steamfitting:

  • Installation and maintenance of radiators, fan coils, and steam traps, steam valves, and high and low-pressure steam systems, steam heating coils and condensate receivers
  • Installation of steam ovens, autoclaves, steam tables, etc.
  • Maintain and install gas lines, air lines, steam and condensate mains and branch lines, etc.
  • Provide steamfitter support, as needed, to the Regions

Pumps Operation: Oversight for pump repair work is led by Aerik La Fave. Responsibilities continue as follows:

  • Installation, repair, and replace vacuum pumps, chilled water pumps, sump pumps, sewage ejector pumps, hot water heating pumps, all circulating pumps and DI system pumps
  • Installation and repair air compressors
  • Repair steam condensate pumps including air drives
  • Repair pump seals, flanges and gaskets