Facilities Briefs

HATTIE B. MUNROE (HBM) – DOMESTIC WATER OUTAGE

On Wednesday, July 29, 2015, the restroom in the HBM Pavilion, on level 2 will be closed.  This closure will affect the Restroom, Room 2054 only.  This closure is necessary, so that the Kitchen (Room 3050) can be remodeled on level 3.

Closure Schedule:

Start Time:   Wednesday, July 29, 2015, @ 8:00 a.m.

End Time:    Wednesday, July 29, 2015, @ 1:00 p.m. (Approximately)

If you have any questions, please contact Mark Sjogren at 402-559-4505 or Jacque-Llyn Wright at 402-559-5338.  Since it is vital that everyone working in and/or near the construction area be advised of this, please mention this closure to your colleagues. Thank you for your understanding and cooperation in this matter.

CLOSURE OF 41st & DEWEY AVENUE AND SIDEWALK

In order to properly repair recently installed electrical ducts to serve the Fred & Pamela Buffett Cancer from the East Utilities Plant, it will be necessary to close a portion of the pedestrian sidewalk along the south side of Dewey Avenue from 41st Street eastward to the driveway entrance of Parking Lot #13.  In addition, the eastbound lane of Dewey Avenue will be closed during excavation, repair, and backfill of the ductbank located on the south side of Dewey Avenue.

This closure will occur starting on Wednesday, July 22 and continue through Friday, July 31, 2015 from approximately 7:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. each day.

If you have any questions, please contact Dan Michalak  at 402-559-5048 or Tod Ringenberg at 402-559-7690.  Since it is vital that everyone working in the affected areas be advised of this, please mention this construction activity and associated road closure to your colleagues. (Click on photo to enlarge.)

2015 July 22  4160V Ductbank Repair Location-DanM

Truhlsen Eye Institute (TEI) (2nd Outage)

ELECTRICAL POWER INTERRUPTION (All Levels)

On Friday July 24th, 2015, there will be an extended interruption (shut off) of emergency electrical power that serves all levels of the UNMC Truhlsen Eye Institute. During this time, emergency power will be disconnected and only items connected to the normal power supply will remain energized. This will cause an extended outage to all “RED” receptacles outlets, lighting, phones, computer access, air handling units, supply fans, exhaust fans, fume hoods, motors, etc.

This outage is needed to complete repairs done on an Automatic Transfer Switch, (ATS).

Interruption Schedule:

Commence Time:      Friday, July 24, 2015, 5:00 a.m. (0500 hrs.)

Completion Time:     Friday, July 24, 2015, 7:00 a.m. (0700 hrs.)                                                     (approximately)

If you have any questions, please contact Matt Monaghan at 402-559-7188 or by email at mmonaghan@unmc.edu.  Since it is vital that everyone working in the affected areas be advised of this, please mention this electrical power interruption to your colleagues.