Facilities Briefs

Medical Sciences Building (MSB)

UNMC’s Facilities Management and Planning department has scheduled a steam shutdown for Monday, October 23, 2017. The shutdown will start at 6:30 a.m. and will last until 12:30 p.m. (6 hours approximately).   

This shutdown is to repair a steam leak.  To make this repair we are going to isolate the steam to the Medical Sciences Building (MSB) (4400 Emile Street).

This shutdown will affect:

  • This will affect all levels of the building
  • Domestic hot water – should remain on.
  • Air Handling Units 1 and 2 will be down. This will have minimal impact on building temperatures.

If you have any questions, please contact George Miedl at 402-559-5293 or by email at gmiedl@unmc.edu.  Since it is vital that everyone working in and around the MSB building know of the shutdown, please mention it to your colleagues.

Thanks in advance for your cooperation.

 

 

Durham Research Center-1 Steam Shutdown (All Levels)

UNMC’s Facilities Management and Planning department has scheduled a steam shutdown for the Durham Research Center-1 (550 South 45th Street) for, Friday October 27, 2017.  The shutdown will begin at 6:00 p.m. and will last for 6 hours (approximately).

This will affect:

  • All hot water to restrooms and kitchens on all levels.
  • All autoclaves, cage washers, sterilizers and similar steam driven equipment.
  • Cold water will remain in service.
  • The building’s temperature will not be affected.

If you have any questions, please contact Mike Overton at 402-559-4033 or by email at mloverto@unmc.edu. Since it is vital that everyone working in the Durham Research Center-1 building be aware,  please mention this shutdown to your colleagues.

Thank you for your understanding and cooperation in this matter. (Click on photo to enlarge.)

 

Parking Structure 2 (Lot 2) – Garage Entrance on 45th Street Closed

Starting Saturday, October 21, 2017, access to Parking Lot 2’s 45th Street garage entrance will be closed / blocked off temporally. UNMC Facilities will be replacing the car counter loop by the 45th Street entrance.

This will affect pedestrian and automobile traffic.  Anyone walking or driving in the parking lot structure should use caution and observe the barricades and warning signs.  The construction crew will have equipment in the area!

Scheduled Closure:

Start:        Saturday, October 21, 2017, at 6:30 A.M.

 End:         Sunday, October 22, 2017, at 5:00 P.M.  (Approximately)  

 If you have any questions, please contact Archie Carpenter at 402-490-3133 or by email at archie.carpenter@unmc.edu .  Thank you for your understanding and cooperation in this matter.  (Click on photo to enlarge.)