Emergency Electrical Shutdown

Posted: March 15, 2019

Last Updated: March 16, 2019

Timeframe: March 16, 2019

UPDATED: Mary Speechly, Pembina Hall, Pembina Residence, Drake, Tier, Fletcher Argue, Isbister, Art Lab, Point Plant Science, University College, University College Residence, Robson Hall, Human Ecology, Elizabeth Dafoe, B-Lot Trailers, Crop Tech Greenhouses

Categories: Electrical Shutdown

Location: Entire Building

UPDATE: 9:30 PM

 

Power has been restored to all buildings.

 


 

UPDATE: 3:30 PM

 

Please note that Art Lab has been added to the list of impacted buildings; Art Barn was not part of the power outage.

 

Power is expected to be restored to all buildings by 8 PM.

 


 

Due to an urgent requirement with the Riverbank Stabilization Project, the electrical power needs to be shut off for the identified buildings on U1 and U9 feeders, Saturday March 16th for an 8 hour period starting at 11:00 AM. This will impact residence buildings and dining facilities, in addition to faculty buildings. This is an urgent and unplanned shutdown that is unavoidable and must be actioned immediately. Please power down computers or sensitive equipment before the shutdown.

 

Questions or concerns regarding this disruption can be directed to Vanessa Jukes, 204- 996-5489.

Building and Construction Notices

Posted: January 25, 2019

Timeframe: January 18, 2019

Pathology & Medial Rehab Buildings

Categories: Construction, Sewer Upgrade

Location: Pathology Level 000, Level 100 Level 200 & Level 300 & Medical Rehab Level 000 Sewer & Drain Shutdown , Room #s P003, P131A, P226, P228, P231, P233, P301, P303, P305, P305A, P306, P307, P307A, P308, R078Timeframe

The above noted rooms will be shut down until repairs to the sewer are complete.  Due to unforeseen issues completion date is unavailable at this time.

Questions or concerns regarding this disruption can be directed to Chris Green, 204-272-3078.

Posted: February 27, 2019

Timeframe: March 4, 2019 to March 20, 2019

Machray Hall

Categories: Ventilation Shutdown

Location: Entire Building

Supply, Return and Exhaust fans will be shut down starting Monday, March 4th to Wednesday, March 20th, Monday to Friday, from 9:00 PM until 5:00 AM every evening. This will affect the entire building.

Questions or concerns regarding this disruption can be directed to Robert Roy, 204- 223-9012.

Posted: March 18, 2019

Timeframe: March 19, 2019

JBRC and Brodie Centre

Categories: Construction, Fire Alarm Testing

Location: Entire Building

Please be advised that Physical Plant will be doing Fire Alarm Testing between the hours of 06:00 a.m. and 07:00 a.m.

Please ignore the fire alarm testing signal during this period. If a true fire happens to coincide with fire alarm testing, you will hear verbal notification.

Alarms will not ring in Animal facilities.

Questions or concerns regarding this disruption can be directed to:  Chris Green; 204-272-3078.

Posted: March 13, 2019

Timeframe: March 20, 2019

JBRC and Brodie Centre

Categories: System Shutdown, Sprinkler System Shutdown

Location: Level 000 - Room 078

Please be advised that due to sprinkler system modifications, Brodie Level 000 fire sprinkler protection will be out of service between the hours of 08:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m.  During this period the fire watch will be provided by the contractor.  If you notice any fire or smoke, please exit the building immediately and activate the nearest manual fire alarm pull station on the way out.

 

Questions or concerns regarding this disruption can be directed to Rob Roy; 204-223-9012.

Posted: March 13, 2019

Timeframe: March 20, 2019 to March 21, 2019

Animal Science

Categories: Ventilation Shutdown

Location: Annex – 133, 133B

The supply, return and exhaust fans will be shut down in the Animal Science Annex, Wednesday, March 20th, and possibly Thursday, March 21st,  from 4:00 PM until 5:00 AM. During this time occupants may notice a lack of air flow in the building and internal temperatures may not be maintained.

Questions or concerns regarding this disruption can be directed to Kelly Thomas, 204- 770-3795.

Posted: March 18, 2019

Timeframe: March 20, 2019

Basic Medical Sciences Building

Categories: Construction, Fire Alarm Testing

Location: Entire Building

Please be advised that Physical Plant will be doing Fire Alarm Testing between the hours of 06:00 a.m. and 07:00 a.m. 

During the fire alarm test, fire bells/horns will be pulsed for 5 seconds repetitively. It is important to note that if a true fire alarm happens to coincide with fire alarm testing, fire bells/horns will stop pulsing and will ring continuously, thereby indicating that you must exit the building and follow established evacuation procedures. Once again, pulsating fire alarm bells/horns indicate legislated, fire alarm testing by Physical Plant and do not require evacuation.

Alarms will not ring in Animal facilities.

Questions or concerns regarding this disruption can be directed to: Chris Green, 204-272-3078.

Posted: March 18, 2019

Timeframe: March 20, 2019

Apotex

Categories: Construction, Fire Alarm Testing

Location: Entire Building

Please be advised that Physical Plant will be doing FIRE ALARM TESTING between the hours of 07:00 a.m. – 07:30 a.m.

During the fire alarm test, fire bells/horns will be pulsed for 5 seconds repetitively. It is important to note that if a true fire alarm happens to coincide with fire alarm testing, fire bells/horns will stop pulsing and will ring continuously, thereby indicating that you must exit the building and follow established evacuation procedures. Once again, pulsating fire alarm bells/horns indicate legislated, fire alarm testing by Physical Plant and do not require evacuation.

Questions or concerns regarding this disruption can be directed to:  Chris Green, 204-272-3078.

Posted: March 18, 2019

Timeframe: March 20, 2019

Apotex Centre

Categories: Maintenance, Generator Testing

Location: Entire Building

Please be advised that Physical Plant will be doing Generator Testing between the hours of 08:30 a.m. and 10:30 p.m.

Questions or concerns regarding this disruption can be directed to: Chris Green – 204-272-3078. 

Posted: March 18, 2019

Timeframe: March 22, 2019

Brodie Centre/JBRC

Categories: Maintenance, Generator Testing

Location: Entire Building

Please be advised that Physical Plant will be doing Generator Testing between the hours of of 07:00 a.m. and 09:00 a.m.

Questions or concerns regarding this disruption can be directed to: Chris Green.

Posted: March 20, 2019

Timeframe: March 23, 2019

Extended Education

Categories: Electrical Shutdown

Location: 160/166

Electrical power affecting lighting and receptacles in Rooms 160 and 166 will be down on Saturday, March 23rd, 2019, from 7:00 AM to 1:00 PM.

Questions or concerns regarding this disruption can be directed to Sheila Ouellette, 204- 792-4797.

Posted: March 18, 2019

Timeframe: March 25, 2019

Dentistry

Categories: Maintenance, Generator Testing

Location: Entire Building

Please be advised that Physical Plant will be doing Generator Testing between the hours of 07:00 a.m. and 09:00 a.m.

Questions or concerns regarding this disruption can be directed to: Chris Green – 204-272-3078. 

Posted: March 20, 2019

Timeframe: March 26, 2019

Administration Bldg.

Categories: Steam Shutdown

Location: Entire Building

Steam heat will be shut down to the Administration building on Tuesday, March 26th, 2019, from 8:00 AM to 12:00 Noon. The building may be cooler than normal during this time frame.

Questions or concerns regarding this disruption can be directed to Rob Roy,204- 223-9012.

Road and Transit Notices

Posted: February 11, 2019

Timeframe: February 13, 2019 to May 1, 2019

Riverbank Stabilization

Categories: Construction

Location: Alumni Lane and Freedman Cres

Riverbank stabilization work will commence on Wednesday, February 13 on the south side of campus near Drake Centre and Alumni Lane; please click here to view the construction area. Between the hours of 7 AM and 7 PM, traffic flow will be impacted and there will be occasional lane closures. Flag people will be on site to help direct traffic as needed. Please plan accordingly. Barricades and safety signage will be clearly posted to safely direct vehicles, cyclists and pedestrians as required. Caution should be taken at all times during construction. Your patience and cooperation to ensure everyone’s safety is appreciated.

 

For additional information on the riverbank stabilization, please click here.

 

Questions or concerns regarding to this disruption can be directed Vanessa Jukes, 204-996-5489.

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