Facilities Briefs


Air Handling Units 3A, 3B, and  Exhaust Fan 1

UNMC’s Facilities Management and Planning Department has scheduled a  shutdown of AHU 3A and 3B along with Exhaust Fan 1 in DRC-2 on Thursday, June 20, 2013.   This shutdown will affect the fume hoods and bio-safety cabinets on floors LLA and LLB only!  Air flow in all fume hoods will be off and individual hoods will go into alarm.  If you have any questions, please contact Chris Stephens at 402-559-1326.

Shutdown Schedule:

Commence Time:                  Thursday, June 20, 2013 @ 4:00 a.m.

Completion Time:                 Thursday, June 20, 2013 @ 6:00 a.m.  (Approximately)






On Thursday, June 20, 2013, the domestic hot and cold water will be turned off in the Wittson Hall / McGoogan Library building.  The domestic hot & cold water will be off in all bathrooms, kitchens and labs on levels 1 through 8.

This shutdown is necessary, so that UNMC’s Plumbing Shop can install new water shut-off valves for this building.   If you have any questions, please contact Terry Vail (Supervisor-Plumbing Shop)  at 402-559-6342. 

Shutdown Schedule:

Start Time:   Thursday, June 20, 2013, at 6:00 p.m.

End Time:    Thursday, June 20, 2013, at 10:00 p.m.  (Approximately)



DRC 1 & 2, MMI, HBM and JP LORD


UNMC’s Facilities Management and Planning department has scheduled a steam shutdown  in Durham Research Centers 1 and 2, Munroe Meyers, old Hattie B. Munroe (plus new additions 1 and 2) and the JP Lord School on Friday, June 14, 2013, from 3:00 p.m. until 12:00 midnight (approximately).

This shutdown will affect hot water and all autoclaves, cage washers, sterilizers and similar steam driven equipment during this time.  Some building heating functions may be affected in the MMI complex during this shutdown also.

If you have any questions, please contact me (Mike Faber) at 402-559-4503.  Since it is vital that everyone working in the DRC 1 & 2, MMI, HBM and JP LORD know of the shutdown, I ask that you please mention it to your colleagues.