Facilities Briefs


There will be another door closing at the Michael Sorrell Center.  The west entrance, door 1099D, and the northeast entrance door 3099J, will be closed Saturday, November 22, 2014, from 6:00 A.M. to 6:00 P.M…  Door 1099D and 3099J will be entirely closed except for emergency purposes. The Student Plaza entrance door 2099C will be partially closed for a brief period while crews reattach the missing soffit panel. This work will finalize the repairs to the MSC soffits at all entrances.

Please observe any temporary barricades and warning signs.  

If you have any questions, please contact  Marvin Olson  at 402-510-7245 as soon as possible.  Please let your colleagues know about the door closure.
(Door 1099D)
MSC door closure IMG_0077

(Door 2099C) 
MSC door closure IMG_0080

(Door 3099J) 
MSC door closurer IMG_0129


Wittson Hall / McGoogan Library Building

Air Handling Unit-5 Shut Down

Facilities Management and Planning will shut down Air Handling Unit-5  in the Wittson Hall / McGoogan Library Building on Tuesday, November 25,  2014, from 7:00 a.m. until 4:30 p.m. for  upgrades.

Air handling unit-5 serves levels 5, 6, 7 and 8.  This will affect all the rooms on the south side of the building  and there may be temperature fluctuations on these floors.

If anyone has questions regarding this shutdown, please contact Matt Wermuth at 402-651-7875 as soon as possible. Since it is vital that everyone working on floors  5, 6, 7 and 8 of the WHM building be aware of the shut down, please mention it to your colleagues.



On Saturday, November 15, 2014, the domestic hot water will be turned off in the Michael Sorrell Center.  This shutdown will affect the hot water to all the bathrooms, kitchens and labs on all levels.

This shutdown of the domestic hot water is necessary, so that Facility Management and Planning can schedule maintenance repair to the water heater that serves this building.

Shutdown Schedule:

Start Time:   Saturday, November 15, 2014, at 1:00 p.m.

End Time:    Saturday, November 15, 2014, at 6:00 p.m.  (Approximately)

If you have any questions, please contact  Terry Vail at 402-559-6342.  Since it is vital that everyone working in the MSC building be aware of this shutdown, please mention it to your colleagues.