Facilities Briefs


The Specialty Services Pavilion (SSP) (4350 Emile Street) building’s northwest entrance/exit has been closed due to potential falling debris from the structure.  In exiting from the second floor to the west, use the west stairwell following the exit signs to first floor.  Estimated time until completion is currently unknown, but we will inform you of the completion date as soon as we have one.

Please observe any temporary barricades and warning signs.  

If you have any questions, please contact me (John Larson) at 402-559-5283 or by email at john.larson@unmc.edu as soon as possible.  Please let your colleagues know about the door closure.  I want to thank you for your understanding and cooperation in this matter.

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Durham Research Center-1 (All Levels)


The domestic hot water system in the Durham Research Center-1 will temporarily shutdown on Monday, December 5, 2016, starting at 7:30 am. This shutdown will affect the hot water to all the labs, bathrooms, kitchens, lounges, cage washers and eye washers that have blended valves.

The shutdown is necessary to repair a leaking steam valve serving the Domestic Hot Water Heat Exchangers.  This shutdown should have minimal impact to the occupants.

Shutdown Schedule:

 Commence Time:               Monday, December 5, 2016, at 7:30 am

 Completion Time:              Monday, December 5, 2016, at 11:30 am                                                           (Approximately) 

If you have any questions regarding this shutdown, please contact  Marvin Olson at 402-510-7245 or by email at marvin.olson@unmc.edu  as soon as possible. Thank you for your understanding and cooperation in this matter.  (Click on photo to enlarge.)


Lozier Center for Pharmacy & Drug Discovery (PDD)

RO Water System and Domestic Hot Water Interruption

The Lozier Pharmacy Building (PDD) (4040 Emile Street) will be shutting down the RO water and the domestic hot water on the 3rd floor on Saturday, December 3, 2016.  On the 1st and 2nd floors the domestic hot water will be 100% functional.

UNMC Facilities Management  will be working with Pitlor (contractor) to repair a pipe and add shut-off valves to the RO system.

Scheduled Shutdown:

Start:        Saturday, December 3, 2016, at 8:00 A.M.

End:        Saturday, December 3, 2016, at 12:00 Noon (Approximately)  

 If you have any questions, please contact Mic Tierney at 402-559-5261 or by email at mic.tierney@unmc.edu.  Since it is vital that everyone working in and around the Lozier Center for Pharmacy and Drug Discovery building be informed, please mention the RO and domestic hot water shutdown to your colleagues.  (Click on photo to enlarge .)