Facilities Briefs

UPDATED SCHEDULE: Inspection and Testing of Campus Fire Alarm Systems

Testing will continue from November 19, 2013 through November 21, 2013. Testing will be performed with audible alarms sounding and all visible “strobe” alarms flashing throughout the building.  You do not need to evacuate your area, when this interruption occurs. Buildings will be tested as per the following schedule: Date:             Tuesday,  November 19, 2013 (new day) Time:             between 6:00pm and 6:00am all audible/visuals will be tested Buildings:     Durham… Continue Reading


Air Handling Unit 7 —  Shutdown The FM&P Strategic Energy group has scheduled a shutdown of Air Handling Unit 7 in the Wittson Hall building.  AHU-7 is to be taken off the current system and put on the new Siemens heating and cooling system.   This shutdown will affect the Gross Anatomy area on Level 2 – Only!  Shutdown Schedule: Commence Time:      Saturday, November 9, 2013, at… Continue Reading


AIR HANDLING UNITS 5A AND 5B – SHUTDOWN The FM&P Operations and Maintenance department has scheduled a shutdown of Air Handling Units 5A and 5B on Tuesday, November 5, 2013, from 7:30 a.m. until 10:30 a.m. (approximately).  The purpose of the shutdown is to conduct the annual equipment checks, and filter changes. Air flow in all fume hoods and Bio-safety cabinets will be reduced and individual hoods… Continue Reading