Facilities Briefs

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.

MICHAEL F. SORRELL CENTER FOR HEALTH SCIENCES EDUCATION

DOMESTIC HOT WATER SHUTDOWN

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.

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NORTH AND SOUTH CAMPUS (All Buildings)

STEAM INTERRUPTION (All Levels)

On Saturday, October 25, 2014, there will be a steam interruption (shut off) to all of Nebraska Medicine and UNMC buildings.

This interruption will affect all building systems dependent upon steam.  This includes all domestic hot water to all kitchens, labs, bathrooms and showers.  The steam shut off will also affect all sterilizers, autoclaves, glass washers, tunnel washers and cage washers in the buildings.  It might also impact some temperature controls in most of the buildings.  Building temperature will not be effected in DRC-1, DRC-2 or the Hixson Lied Building. 

This interruption is necessary to repair a steam leak in the central Utility Plant.

Interruption Schedule:

 Commence Time:                  Saturday, October 25, 2014 @ 9:00 a.m.

 Completion/End Time:          Saturday, October 25, 2014 @ 7:00 p.m.                                                             (Approximately)

If you have any questions, please contact  Darren Dageforde at  402-559-5278 or Neal Buxcel at 402-559-1829.  Since it is vital that everyone working on both the South and North campuses be advised of the steam interruption,  please mention it to your colleagues.

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