Klamath Hall Compressed Air Shutdown 2/12/2020

Begin:   Wednesday, February 12th, 2020 at 5:00 am

End:      Wednesday, February 12th, 2020 at 11:00 am

Building or Area Impacted:  Klamath Hall

Scope:  Klamath 3rd floor renovation needs to reroute and isolate the compressed air.

Services Impacted:  High pressure (100 lb.) and low pressure (30 lb.) compressed air with be offline.

Extra Notes:  Temporary compressors can be provided for critical equipment.

Work Performed By:  Lease Crutcher Lewis

ContactDenise Stewart, CPFM Owner’s Representative, 541-346-2280 or 541-335-1258

Klamath Hall Compressed Air and Natural Gas Shutdowns 1/21/20


Date:  Tuesday, January 21st at 5:00 am until 5:30 am

Scope:  Shutdown of compressed air that will impact the full building. The shutdown is to isolate the phase two renovation area.

Services Impacted:  Compressed air will not be working.

Extra Notes:  Temporary air compressors can be provided and connected as needed.



Date:  Tuesday, January 21, 2020 5:00 am to 10:00 am

Scope:  The natural gas shutdown is to isolate renovation areas on both levels two and three.

Services Impacted:  Natural gas will be off throughout the entire building.


ContactDenise Stewart, Owner’s Representative, 541-346-2280 or 541-335-1258

ZEBRAFISH Compressed Air Shutdown 8/8/19

On Thursday, August 8th, from 7:00 am to 3:00 pm, the compressed air system in the utility tunnel will be shut down for re-routing as part of the Knight Campus Project.  The branch from the central plant to the Knight Campus site will be taken out of service, while all other locations will remain operational.  This work will take place in the tunnel.

Work will be performed by S2.

For questions or concerns, please contact Jeff Madsen at 346-2256 or jmadsen@uoregon.edu.

Straub, Earl, Carson, Living Learning Center, and Walton Hall Compressed Air Shutdown 8/6/19

On Tuesday, August 6th, from 7:00 am to 12:00 noon, the main compressed air line in the tunnel will be shut down and moved in order to replace a steam expansion joint.  This will impact Straub Hall, Earl Hall, Carson Hall, Living Learning Center, and Walton Hall.

If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Kyle Wilson, CPFM Utilities Maintenance Manager – Utilities & Energy at 541-346-2246 or rwilson2@uoregon.edu.

Klamath Hall Compressed-Air Outage 05/31/19

On Friday, May 31, 2019, from 4:00 a.m. to 8:00 a.m., compressed air at Klamath Hall will be turned off throughout the whole building for piping modifications on the third level as part of the renovation project.  Lease Crutcher Lewis (LCL) will perform the work and has arranged for temporary compressed-air sources to specific labs.

Please direct any questions or comments to Denise Stewart at dstewart@uoregon.edu or 541-346-2280.

Streisinger and LISB Industrial Air Shutdown 5/9/19

On Tuesday, May 9th, 2019 from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm, the industrial air will be shut down to Streisinger and Lewis Integrative Science Building (LISB), on all floors, in order to add a valve to the air line in the mechanical attic.  This work is expected to take approximately 30 to 60 minutes.  We will notify you when the air has been brought back on line.

Work will be performed by CPFM Facilities Services.

If you have any questions, please contact Campus Planning and Facilities Management Work Control Center at 541-346-2319 or workcontrolcenter@uoregon.edu.

[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.