Facilities Briefs

WILLIAM’S SCIENCE HALL (Old College of Pharmacy Bldg.) – Exhaust Fan 1 Shut-Off


On Monday, March 26, 2017, UNMC’s Facilities Management and Planning department has scheduled a shut-off of exhaust fan 1 in William’s Science Hall. Exhaust fan 1 serves all  the fume hoods in the building.

Shut-Off Schedule:

Start Time:    Monday, March 26, 2018 at 8:00 a.m.
End Time:     Monday, March 26, 2018, at 10:00 a.m. (Approximately)

This will affect:

  • Air flow to all fume hoods.
  • Individual hoods may go into alarm!
  • AHU’s will be on during this time.

If you have any questions, please contact George Miedl at 402-238-8211. Since it is vital that everyone in the WSH building be aware of the shut-off, I ask that you mention it to your colleagues. Thanks in advance for your cooperation








MEDICAL SCIENCES BUILDING (MSB) Domestic Hot Water System (All Levels!)

Today, March 9, 2018, the Medical Sciences Building’s domestic hot water system will be down for emergency repairs. This will affect all levels in the MSB building!


  • Eyewash equipment.
  • Hot water for labs, kitchens and restrooms                        


Domestic hot water system will be off for emergency repairs starting at 10:30 am until 3:00 pm today!

If you have any questions, please contact George Miedl at 402-238-8211 or by email at gmiedl@unmc.edu. Please mention this shutdown to your colleagues.

Thanks for your cooperation in this matter.


On Saturday, March 10, 2018, UNMC Facilities Management and Planning’s Strategic Energy Initiatives department has scheduled a shutdown for Hixson-Lied Center’s Air Handling Unit-2

This shutdown is needed to convert the air handler unit over to Siemens. The MRI/CT area on the first floor is the only area affected. (See map below)   This shutdown will commence at 10:00 pm on Saturday, March 10, and will be completed on Sunday, March 11 at 6:00 am.

If there are any questions regarding this shutdown, please contact Leroy Tate as soon as possible at 402-536-9095 or by email at ltate@unmc.edu.  Please mention this shutdown to your colleagues.