Facilities Briefs

Michael F. Sorrell Center (MSC)

ELECTRICAL POWER INTERRUPTION (All Levels) On Sunday, November 22, 2015, there will be an extended interruption (shut off) of normal electrical power to the main electrical switchboard that serves all levels of UNMC’s Michael F. Sorrell Center (MSC).  During this time, normal power will be disconnected and only items connected to the emergency power supply will remain energized after experiencing several seconds without power and… Continue Reading


Starting Friday afternoon, November 13, 2015, the access to the Wittson Hall dock will be only one lane, see attached map. UNMC Facilities will be replacing half of the drive in front of the Bennett Hall Courtyard.  We will also replace a small portion of the dock area in front of the ramp to eliminate ice forming at the end of the ramp. Work to… Continue Reading


Academic and Research Services/CGMP (4218 Emile Street) Poynter Hall (510 South 42nd Street) Bennett Hall (4204 Emile Street) UNMC’s Facilities Management and Planning department has scheduled a steam shutdown for the following buildings: Academic and Research Services/CGMP, Poynter Hall and Bennett Hall on Saturday, October 31, 2015. The shutdown will start at 6:00 a.m. and will last until 2:00 p.m. (approximately).    The reason for… Continue Reading