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The Penn State Facilities Engineering Institute (PSFEI) provides facility engineering services to 11 state agencies of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and  the federal government's General Services Administration.  PSFEI's broad array of facilities services includes training facility operators and managers, conducting facilities assessments, troubleshooting problems, and developing solutions and strategies for facility owners.  PSFEI has specific expertise in energy efficiency and sustainability, energy markets, building infrastructure, and facilities information management.

PSFEI was founded in 1947 at the request of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.  The Institute is part of the College of Engineering at Penn State University Park and touches the lives of thousands of people in all 67 counties of Pennsylvania and across our nation.