Facilities Briefs

LIED TRANSPLANT CENTER – Laboratory Exhaust Fans – Shutdown

Testing of Exhaust Fans  

On Sunday, January 22, 2017, starting at 3:00 p.m., the Laboratory Exhaust Fans located in the Lied Transplant Center (LTC) will be cycling on and off for testing and this could last anywhere from 2 to 5 hours.

This will affect:

  • Floors 9 through 12.
  • All fume hood work must be stopped during this time.

There will NOT be any exhaust from the fume hoods at any given time. It is recommended, that no person(s) occupy the labs during the testing. All systems will be back to normal operation at the end of the time frame. Please contact Matt Wermuth at 402.651.7875 or Julie Sommer at 402.980.6468 with questions or concerns.


Wittson Hall / McGoogan Library Building – Shutdown Canceled

CANCELED: The Saturday, January 21, shutdown of Air Handling Unit-8 on Levels 3 and 4 has been canceled.  It will be rescheduled to a future date and as soon as the date has been set we will send out a notice.        

Facilities Management and Planning will shutdown Air Handling Unit-8 in the Wittson Hall / McGoogan Library Building on Saturday, January 21, 2017, from 9:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m.(approximately) for mechanical repairs.

This will affect:

  • Air handling unit-8 will affect Level 3 &  4 only!
  • Exhaust Fans will not be affected. They will stay on.

If you have any questions, please contact Scott Erlenbusch at 402-431-3050 or email him at scott.erlenbusch@unmc.edu. Since it is vital that everyone working on Leves 3 & 4 in the WHM building be aware,  please mention this shutdown to your colleagues.


Partial Lane Closure on 42nd Street between Emile Street and Leavenworth

On Friday, January 6, 2017, there will be a partial lane closure of the north bound lane on 42nd Street between Emile and Leavenworth starting at 9:00am.  Barricades will be placed between the south bound land/sidewalk and turn lane.  Turn lane will be used as north bound lane during closure.  During this time please proceed with caution and follow the directional arrows and barricades.

Scheduled Closure:

Start:             Friday, January 6, 2017, at 9:00 A.M.

End:              Friday, January 6, 2017, at 3:00 P.M.  (Approximately)  

If you should have any questions or concerns, please contact Craig Ellis at 402-943-8400 or by email at craig.ellis@unmc.edu.   Since it is vital that anyone that walks and/or drives through this area be informed, please mention this  lane closure to your colleagues.