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Welcome to Maintenance Operations and Capital Projects

Maintenance Operations and Capital Projects (MCP) is committed to providing excellence in facility stewardship of all R&DE facilities, including housing, dining, hospitality, and event/administrative, which encompasses a $3B asset portfolio within 7M square feet of space across 300 buildings. This commitment includes facility and capital planning, managing architecture and design, executing project/construction delivery, providing corrective and preventive maintenance, infusing sustainability, safeguarding occupational health and safety, monitoring life-safety systems and after-hours security, administering the fleet and capital property, overseeing utilities and waste programs, and ensuring emergency preparedness.


Hello from Dr. Michael L. VanFossen

In support of R&DE’s mission, the Maintenance Operations and Capital Projects (MCP) division is committed to excellence through our facility stewardship. All our highly trained maintenance technicians, facilities and operations professionals, and program management teams provide 24/7/365 support to all 300+ R&DE facilities, its residents, colleagues, and campus partners to ensure reliable and comfortable residential living and dining experiences as well as effective and efficient operations that maximize resources available. With a $3B asset portfolio across 7M square feet of space on and off campus, MCP’s focus on facility stewardship is unwavering.


We Plan.

Capital and 
Facility Planning

Every year, we determine the most efficient distribution of our resources for a balanced approach to facility stewardship.



We Design.

and Design

We are behind-the-scenes on almost all projects, ensuring design and specifications per the highest industry standards.



We Construct.


It is our passion to manage projects, and we do so with the utmost consideration to budget, time lines, and quality.


We Maintain.


We are the front line, making sure everything in our facilities is working and in its best possible condition on a daily basis.



We Support.

Health, Safety 
and Sustainability

We establish and support many of the R&DE protocols, minimizing our impact on the environment. 




MCP Maintained Buildings Map

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We can feed
people for three days, with our
Emergency Food and Water Rations.

We respond to
Maintenance Work Orders
per year.

We calculate a
50 Year
Outlook for the renewal of our
$3 billion Asset Portfolio.


We manage about
Facility and Construction Projects annually.

We maintain more than
7 Million
Square Feet of Space
across 300 buildings.

We are on campus
Days per Year
to support our students.


Learn More About MCP

Who We Are

Meet the team



Diversity, Equity, Inclusion and Belonging

Follow our journey


Awards & Recognition




Important Initiatives We Support

Capital and Facility Planning

R&DE MCP Capital and Facility Planning

Managing annual and long-term strategic planning and scheduling of new construction, major renovations, asset renewals, and other building facility-related projects.


R&DE Sustainability

Making a significant positive impact on our students’ and customers’ awareness and habits, and ensuring the Stanford campus’s long-term viability.


R&DE Emergency Preparedness

Taking a leading role in preparing for a variety of emergency situations, R&DE conducts planning and preparedness sessions for such situations.