Facilities Briefs

Hattie B. Munroe 1998 Addition – UPDATE

Air Handling Units 4 and 5 – Shutdown
Date Change for  Exhaust Fans — Shutdown

UNMC Facilities Management and Planning’s Strategic Energy Shop has scheduled 2 shutdowns for the HBM 1998 Addition.   This shutdown will affect all levels of the building.

  1. Air Handling Units 4 and 5 will shutdown on Wednesday, February 25, 2015. Work will start at 6:00pm and run for about 12 hours. The reason for the shutdown is to upgrade the old Athena system to the new Siemens system.
  2. Exhaust Fans (located on roof) will shutdown on Sunday, March 1, 2015. Work will start at 12:01 pm and run for about 2 hours.  Air flow in all fume hoods and Bio-safety cabinets will be reduced and individual hoods may go into alarm and at times, excessive negative pressure, may make it hard to open doors.                           

If there are any questions regarding this shutdown, please contact Jason Ray as soon as possible at 402-681-6029 or email him at  jrray@unmc.edu.  Since it is vital that everyone working in the HBM 1998 Addition (Add-2) be aware of the shutdown, please mention it to your colleagues.

 

Wittson Hall / McGoogan Library Building

Air Handling Unit-6 Shutdown – Levels 5, 6, 7 and 8
Chilled Water Shutdown – All levels of the building

 Facilities Management and Planning will shutdown Air Handling Unit-6 in the Wittson Hall / McGoogan Library Building on Saturday, February 21, 2015, from 8:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m.(approximately) for mechanical repairs.

This will affect:

  • Air handling unit-6 will affect Levels 5, 6, 7 and 8 on the north side of the WHM building.
  • North end of the Chancellor’s Office spaces on 5th floor
  • Chilled water shutdown will affect all levels in the WHM building including the animal areas on 2nd  floor
  • This shutdown may affect room temperature.

If you have any questions, please contact Terry Vail at 402-559-6342 or email him at tvail@unmc.edu. Since it is vital that everyone working in the WHM building be aware,  please mention this shutdown to your colleagues.

LIED TRANSPLANT CENTER (LTC)

DOMESTIC HOT WATER SHUTDOWN

On Monday, February 16, 2015, the domestic hot water will be turned off in the Lied Transplant Center (LTC) building.  This shutdown will affect the hot water to all the bathrooms, kitchens and labs on levels 8 through 12.

This shutdown of the domestic hot water is for the repair of the hot water heater.

Shutdown Schedule:

Start Time:   Monday, February 16, 2015, at 6:00 a.m.
End Time:    Monday, February 16, 2015, at 2:00 p.m. (Approximately)

If you have any questions, please contact James Weiss at 402-290-7196 or by email at jlweiss@unmc.edu.