Central Stair Tower Closed
Facilities Management and Planning will close the Central Stair Tower in the Wittson Hall / McGoogan Library Building to normal access during the following times in order to paint the stair tower:
- Friday, August 29, 2014, at 6:00 P.M. until Saturday August 30, 2014, at 6:00 P.M. (Approximately)
- Sunday August 31, 2014, at 6:00 A.M. until Sunday August 31, 2014, at 6:00 P.M. (Approximately)
- Tuesday, September 2, 2014, at 6:00 P.M. until Wednesday, September 3, 2014, at 6:00A.M. (Approximately)
- Wednesday, September 3, 2014, at 6:00 P.M. until Thursday, September 4, 2014, at 6:00 A.M. (Approximately)
The stair closing will affect floors 1 through 6. Please use the elevators. The Central Stair tower will not be restricted for emergency use. In the event of an emergency the stair tower shall be used for egress.
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 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 and 6 of the WHM building be aware of the stair closing, please mention it to your colleagues.
Equipment Shutdown — Air Handling Unit-5
Tomorrow, Friday, August 29, 2014, there will be a shutdown of Air Handling Unit 5 in the Hattie B. Munroe Pavilion-Addition 2 (4420 Dewey Ave). UNMC’S Facilities Management and Planning will be installing two VFD’s for AHU-5. This may affect temperature and pressure on the 2nd and 3rd floors in the HBM Addition 2 building.
Commence Time: Friday, August 29, 2014 at 5:00 a.m.
Completion Time: Friday, August 29, 2014 at 9:00 a.m. (Approximately)
If you have any questions, please contact Jason Ray at 402-681-6029. Since it is vital that everyone working in the affected areas be advised of the shutdown, please mention it to your colleagues.
On Tuesday, August 26, 2014, there will be extended or intermittent interruptions (shut offs) of normal electrical power to the main electrical switchboard that serves all levels of the following buildings:
- Student Life Center (SLC)
- Administration Center (ADC)
- College of Nursing (CON)
- College of Pharmacy (COP)
- Sorrell Center for Health Science Education (MSC)
This will cause a power outage to all receptacle outlets, computers, lighting, air handling units, supply fans, exhaust fans, fume hoods, motors, etc. throughout each building. Depending on the building, the power outage could be as short as a “blink” or last up to 5 minutes.
If possible, it is recommended that computers and other pieces of sensitive electrical equipment be shut down prior to the scheduled electrical interruption as a safety precaution.
This shut off is required to allow for the reroute of primary electrical feeder circuit connections for the COP Lozier Drug Discovery Building utilities improvements currently under construction.
Start Time: Tuesday, August 26, 2014, at 10:00 p.m. (2200 hrs.)
End Time: Tuesday, August 26, 2014, at 11:30 p.m. (2330 hrs.) Approximately
If you have any questions, please contact Matt Monaghan at 402-559-7188 or Mic Tierney at 402-559-5261. Since it is vital that everyone working in the affected areas be advised of this, please mention this electrical power interruption to your colleagues.