Facilities Briefs

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.



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.


Level 6 Utilities – Shutdown
Level 5 – Contractor Access to Rooms/Areas

The construction company, AOI Corporation along with Facilities Management and Planning have scheduled a shutdown to ESH Level 6.  This will affect services to the south labs.  The work will occur on Saturday, February 14, 2015, from 7:00am until 7:00pm.  To do this work, the Contractor will need to shutdown the radiant heat on the south side of ESH.  The work will also require the shutdown of all lab gases, including air, gas and vacuum. The RO water system for the entire ESH building will be turned off during this time.  The Domestic water will be turned off for 2 hours on Level 5 and 6 only.

The contractor will need to access the south area of level 5:

Corridor 5099B                  Lab 5007                Surgery 5006
Corridor 5099A                  Lab 5004                Proc/Cage 5003
Corridor 5099C                 Office/Fume 5005

If you have any questions or concerns, please call Nick Knopik at 402-350-2067.  (click on photo to enlarge)

Eppley Science Hall - Level 5