Facilities Briefs

Chilled Water Shutdown

Lozier Center for Pharmacy (PDD Building) and  Truhlsen Eye Institute (TEI Building) On Wednesday, June 21, 2017, at 6:00 pm, UNMC’s Facilities Management and Planning Department has scheduled a shutdown of the chilled water system in the Lozier Center for Pharmacy and Truhlsen Eye Institute Buildings.  This will affect all levels in both buildings and may cause room temperatures to increase slightly.  The chilled water… Continue Reading


Domestic Hot Water System Shutdown (Third Floor Labs Only!)              On Wednesday, June 28, 2017, Facilities Management and Planning department has scheduled a shutdown of the Domestic Hot Water System for the Lozier Center for Pharmacy and Drug Discovery building.  This will affect third floor lab sinks and glass cage washers. Outage Schedule: Domestic hot water system will be off… Continue Reading

LiveGreen: Energy Curtailment

Though summer hasn’t officially arrived, the heat and humidity have, which means we are in energy curtailment. That heat and humidity puts extra stress on our systems as these curtailment days are the medical center’s highest energy-use days. Energy curtailment allows us to control our maximum energy demand, or “peak.” If we can reduce energy where it isn’t needed, we ensure that everything that needs… Continue Reading