Facilities Briefs

41st & DEWEY AVENUE and SIDEWALK CLOSURE

In order to properly install new high voltage electrical cables to serve the Fred & Pamela Buffett Cancer Center from the East Utilities Plant, it will be necessary to close a portion of pedestrian sidewalk along the north side of Dewey Avenue from 41st Street eastward to the driveway entrance of the Administration Center, Parking Lot 42.  In addition, one lane of Dewey Avenue will need to be closed during installation of the cables between the new manholes.  Note that none of the entrances/exits to the Administration Center, Parking Lot 42 will be blocked.

This closure will start on Wednesday, August 5 and continue through Saturday, August 8, 2015,  from approximately 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 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 Augg 5 41&Dewey Ave closure - DanMSite Plan

(Old) Hattie B. Munroe Pavilion – Only

Air Handling Units 6 and 7 – Shutdown

UNMC Facilities Management and Planning’s Strategic Energy Shop has scheduled a shutdown of Air Handling Units 6 and 7 on Saturday, August 1, 2015.  Work will start at 7:00 a.m. and run for about 12 hours. The reason for the shutdown is to upgrade the old Athena system to the new Siemens system.

What to expect:

  • Temperature may be affected.
  • Air pressure may also be affected.
  • All other fans will still be up and running.

 If there are any questions regarding this shutdown, please contact Jason Ray as soon as possible at 402-681-6029 or by email at jrray@unmc.edu. Since it is vital that everyone working in the (Old)  HBM Pavilion  be aware of the shutdown, please mention it to your colleagues.  (click on photo to enlarge)

2015 August 1 HBM-old-plans-2

 

DEWEY AVENUE CRANE SETUP FOR REMOVAL OF ROOF EQUIPMENT – RESCHEDULED – DUE TO EQUIPMENT BREAKDOWN

NEW DATE: Tuesday, August 11, 2015, from 7:00 AM until 5:00 PM.  The crane will be setup on Dewey Avenue for “removal” of equipment and materials related to the roof replacement on Eppley Science Hall.  Vehicle traffic in and out of the Clarkson Tower drive will be maintained and flagmen will be present.  The crane and material activities will be limited to the south lane of Dewey (See attached photo).

Please use caution while walking and/or driving in this area. Also, please observe any temporary barricades and barricade tape.  No required egress paths will be affected by this operation.

If you have any questions, please contact me (Nick Combs) at 402-559-5292 or email me at ncombs@unmc.edu.  Since it is vital that everyone working in and around this area be aware of the dock closure, I ask that you mention it to your colleagues. (Click on photo to enlarge)

Dewey Avenue Crane Setup - DRAFT

Please note this schedule is weather dependent.  Thunder-storms or high winds may require re-scheduling.