Wittson Hall / McGoogan Library Building

Air Handling Units-4, 6 and 8 Shutdown

Facilities Management and Planning will shutdown Air Handling Units-4, 6 and 8 in the Wittson Hall / McGoogan Library Building on Wednesday, April 23, 2014, from 9:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. for electrical upgrades.

This will affect:

  •  Office spaces on the north east side of 2nd floor (this will not affect the animal areas on 2nd floor)
  • Labs and office spaces on north side of 3rd floor
  • All the labs on  4th floor
  • North end of the Chancellor’s Office spaces on 5th floor
  • Chancellor’s temporary offices on north west side of 5th floor
  • The north half of the McGoogan Library on floors  6, 7, and 8

If anyone has questions regarding this shutdown, please contact  Marvin Olson at 402-510-7245 as soon as possible. Since it is vital that everyone working on floors  2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, and 8 of the WHM building be aware of the shutdown,  please  mention it to your colleagues.



Fred & Pamela Buffett Cancer Center – UpDate

Pedestrian Access Through Emergency Department Not Permitted

Employee pedestrian access is no longer permitted through the Emergency Department. As a result, card reader controlled access sensors have been installed at the following locations and employees are asked to use these entry points to navigate campus. All employees will have badge access. Please mention these updates to your colleagues.

Now available

1       Ground level entrance on the north side of Clarkson Tower – Doors unlocked from 5 a.m. to 8 p.m.

2       Passageway through Lot 3 temporary corridor into Durham Outpatient Center (DOC) to DOC main lobby – 24/7 entry

Pending card reader installation (delivery date TBD)

3       North side of the Medical Sciences Building (MSB), allowing access to the main corridor which connects University Tower to Clarkson Tower.

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Pedestrian Access Not Permitted

Please direct all questions to Chris Johnson, The Nebraska Medical Center Facilities Management & Planning, at 2-3292 or Mike Faber, University of Nebraska Medical Center Facilities Management & Planning, at 9-4503.

 Info provided by Mallory Car





Eppley Science Hall – All Floors


On Tuesday, April 1, 2014, there will be a shut-off of the chilled water system serving Eppley Science Hall.  During this time the air handling units will continue to operate, but there may be minor temperature fluctuations.   FM&P  will do their  best to provide a comfortable environment.  If you do experience an issue, please inform FM&P immediately.

This shut off is required to allow for on-going building improvements to Eppley Science Hall.

 Disruption Schedule:

Start  Time:   Tuesday, April 1, 2014,  8:00 a.m. (0800 hrs.)

Stop Time:    Friday, April 4, 2014,  4:00 p.m. (1600 hrs.) Approximately

If you have any questions, please contact  Chad Doane at ext. 9-9468.  Since it is vital that everyone working in the affected area be advised of this interruption, please  mention it  to your colleagues.