[VOLCANOLOGY] Compressed Air, Water, Drains Shutdowns 8/17 & 8/20 4am – 6am

In order to install new plumbing fixtures in Volcanology, the Plumbing Contractors will need to temporarily shutdown the compressed air, water, and drains from 4 am to 6 am on Friday 8/17 and Monday 8/20.

This will impact compressed air, sinks and toilets building-wide. 

Please contact CPFM Design and Construction Manager Colin Brennan at 541-654-2972 if you have any equipment that needs these utilities during these shutdowns.

4/7: [OREGON HALL] Electrical Gear Outage Impacting Various Building Equipment & Areas 1E, 2E, 3E, 4E (all east wing areas)

This notice has been sent to all UO Spaces building contacts in Oregon Hall and Outlook Lists FS Memo and Computing Centers.

Building Occupants,

On Saturday, April 7, 2018, from 6:00 am – 3:30 pm Fortis Construction and JKG Electrical will be shutting down the basement electrical gear impacting the flowing equipment;

Freight Elevator
Passenger Elevators
Panel MSP1, west basement, basement pumps- chilled water/ heating/ condensate
Panel WRB, west basement, sump pump SP-3, exhaust fan EF-3
Water Heater in main basement
Panel ERB, main basement, hot water pump, sump pump SP4, dry pipe air compressor

Impacted Areas: 1E, 2E, 3E, 4E (all east wing areas)

Fortis will provide power to the air compressor and monitor the sump pumps.  This shutdown should not affect the data center.

For questions for concerns, please contact CPFM Design and Construction Owners Representative Patrick Mucker at 541-346-8216.

9/22 – 9/23: Steam, City Water and Air Shutdown Impacting Pacific, Columbia, Volcanology and Cascade

Building Occupants,

On Friday, September 22 starting at 4:00 pm through 8:00 pm on Saturday, September 23, 2017, steam will be temporarily shut down impacting services to Pacific, Columbia, Volcanology, and Cascade.  On Saturday, September 23, 2017 the city water services and service air will be temporarily shut down to facilitate the steam work. All utilities will be back on by 8:00 pm Saturday, September 23, 2017.  This is necessary as part of the ongoing Steam Tunnel Project.  Utilities and Energy will be replacing a failing 16” expansion joint in the campus tunnel system.

For questions or concerns about how this may impact your building services, please contact CPFM Utilities and Energy Supervisor Mo Soleimani at 541-346-2213 or CPFM Zone B Maintenance Manager Bruce Budzik at 541-346-8834.

Notice: Pacific Hall Construction Impacts to Lab Gas, Drain Lines, Compressed Air, RO System and Water Starting 6/21/17 Ending 07/07/17

Building Occupants,

As part of the Pacific Hall Project, the following impacts will be happening starting June 21, 2017 and running through July 7, 2017.


Starting June 21, 2017, at 7:00 am

Ending June 22, 2017, by 4:00 pm

Scope: Lab gas will be disconnected temporarily to allow for construction activities.


Starting June 22, 2017, at 7:00 am

Ending June 23, 2017, by 4:00 pm

Scope: Lab sink drain lines need to be temporarily disconnected and configured to accommodate construction activities.


Starting June 23, 2017, at 7:00 am

Ending June 23, 2017, by 4:00 pm

Scope: Compressed air will be disconnected to allow construction activities.


Starting June 26, 2017, 7:00 am

Ending June 29, 2017, by 4:00 pm

Scope: RO water will temporarily be disconnected to allow for construction activities.


Starting July 5, 2017, at 7:00 am

Ending July 7, 2017, by 4:00 pm

Scope: The chilled and hot water will be temporarily disconnected to allow for construction activities.


For questions regarding these impacts contact CPFM Design and Construction Nick Pritchard at 612-803-0664 or Jen Miley at 541-346-1530.


5/3/17: Klamath Hall Compressed Air Shutdown

Building Occupants,

This Wednesday, May 3rd, from 6:00 am to 8:00 am, there will be a compressed air shutdown.  This will allow removal of several 2nd floor compressed air lines and installation of new ductwork in their place.

Within the shutdown duration, GBC is also going to work to install an isolation valve for the 2nd floor to help reduce future impacts.

For questions or concerns about how this may impact your area, contact Denise Stewart, Campus Planning and Facilities Management (CPFM) Design and Construction at 346-2280.

Notice: Huestis Natural Gas, Lab Air, RO Water, Potable Water and Heating Water Shutdown 2/9 and 2/10 from 6 pm – 7 am

Due to the installation of new isolation valves located in the SE building riser, the below services will be interrupted in Huestis for two consecutive nights of shut-downs from 6PM-7AM on February 9, 2017, and February 10, 2017.  Utilities will be turned on during the day.  Two nights have been scheduled for the work, although the contractors may be able to complete the work in 1 night depending on progress and condition of old lines.

Natural Gas – Building Wide

Laboratory Air – Building Wide

Reverse Osmosis Water – Building Wide

Potable Cold Water – Building Wide

Potable Hot Water – Building Wide

Heating Water – 3rd floor only

This is part of the third-floor lab renovations project.  This work was scheduled overnight to limit the impact to building occupants.

For questions or concerns contact Patrick Mucker at 541-346-8216.