Jul 08

FMS- Doherty Hall Loading Dock Temporary Dumpster 7/9-7/16

Facilities, Infrastructure and Risk Management (FIRM)

Facilities Management & Campus Services

 

TO: Shutdown Group, Doherty Hall

FROM:  Service Response Center

DATE:  July 8, 2021

SUBJECT: Doherty Hall Loading Dock Temporary Dumpster 7/9-7/16

 

CDFD will be placing a temporary dumpster at the Doherty Hall loading dock from 7/9 – 7/16.  This is for the classroom renovations project taking place in Doherty Hall. 

 

If you have any questions or concerns regarding this dumpster, please contact CDFD Project Manager, Kevin Ford, at fordk@andrew.cmu.edu or by phone at 412-268-7853.

 

Jul 08

FMS- East Campus Garage Elevator Out of Service

Facilities, Infrastructure and Risk Management (FIRM)

Facilities Management & Campus Services

 

TO: Shutdown Group; Elevator Group, Parking

FROM:  Service Response Center

DATE:  July 8, 2021

SUBJECT: East Campus Garage Elevator Out of Service 

 

The East Campus Garage elevator is currently out of service.   We are waiting on replacement parts to fix the elevator. 

 

An update will be sent when more information is available or the elevator is back in service.

 

Please contact Lenny Libbon with any questions or concerns at 412-268-6148 or email LL1R@andrew.cmu.edu.

 

 

Jul 07

FMS- Heavy Rain – Report Damage to 412-268-2910

Facilities, Infrastructure and Risk Management (FIRM)

Facilities Management & Campus Services

 

TO:  Shutdown Group, Facility Coordinators

FROM:  Service Response Center

DATE:  July 7, 2021

SUBJECT: Heavy Rain – Report Damage to 412-268-2910

 

Several areas on campus are experiencing water events due to the heavy rain that came through our area. 

 

FMS personnel are checking areas that have a history of flooding and will respond as necessary. 

 

If you discover water in any of your spaces, please contact the FMCS Service Response Center at 412-268-2910.

 

 

Jul 07

FMS- UPDATE – CFA Elevator Out of Service

UPDATE – The CFA elevator is now back in service.

 

 

Facilities, Infrastructure and Risk Management (FIRM)

Facilities Management & Campus Services

 

TO: Shutdown Group; Elevator Group, CFA

FROM:  Service Response Center

DATE:  July 7, 2021

SUBJECT: CFA Elevator Out of Service 

 

The CFA elevator, that is closest to the Peace Garden, is currently out of service.   An update will be sent when more information is available or the elevator is back in service.

 

Please contact Lenny Libbon with any questions or concerns at 412-268-6148 or email LL1R@andrew.cmu.edu.

 

 

Jul 07

FMS- Campus Domestic Water Valve Replacement- 7/10-7/11

REMINDER – BUILDING CLOSURE NOTICE – The following buildings will be closed from 5AM on 7/10 until 2PM on 7/11 while the three underground Campus domestic water valves are being replaced:

 

·       Gates Hillman Center

·       Purnell Center for the Arts

·       Jared Cohon University Center

·       West Wing

·       Resnik

·       The East Campus Garage (parking will still be available in the garage)

 

There will be no domestic water and fire suppression water supply for these buildings during this time.

 

From: FMS Announce
Sent: Friday, July 2, 2021 8:54 AM
To: fms-shutdown@lists.andrew.cmu.edu; fmsfcc-all@lists.andrew.cmu.edu; fms-uc@lists.andrew.cmu.edu; fms-housing@lists.andrew.cmu.edu; fms-ghc@lists.andrew.cmu.edu; fms-purnell@lists.andrew.cmu.edu
Subject: Campus Domestic Water Valve Replacement- 7/10-7/11/21

 

Facilities, Infrastructure and Risk Management (FIRM)

Facilities Management & Campus Services

 

TO:  Shutdown Group, All Facility Coordinators, Housing Group, GHC, Purnell, CUC

FROM:  Service Response Center

DATE:  July 1, 2021

SUBJECT: Campus Domestic Water Valve Replacement- 7/10-7/11/21

 

Three underground Campus domestic water valves will be replaced on the weekend of 7/10/21 thru 7/11/21.  This work will cause an outage of the domestic water and fire suppression water supply for the following buildings: 

 

Gates Hillman Center

Purnell Center for the Arts

Jared Cohon University Center

West Wing

Resnik

The East Campus Garage

 

These valves are being replaced due to failure and are significant divisional valves for the Campus water system and the buildings will be closed for occupancy the duration of the outage with the exception of parking in the East Campus Garage which will be permitted.  The lower level of the East Campus Garage will be closed for occupancy.  Water will be turned off for these buildings at 5:00 am on Saturday 7/10/21 water is expected to be back in service by 2:00 pm on Sunday 7/11/21.

 

Any questions or concerns, please contact Ron Cunningham at rcunning@andrew.cmu.edu

 

 

Jul 07

FMS- CFA Elevator Out of Service

Facilities, Infrastructure and Risk Management (FIRM)

Facilities Management & Campus Services

 

TO: Shutdown Group; Elevator Group, CFA

FROM:  Service Response Center

DATE:  July 7, 2021

SUBJECT: CFA Elevator Out of Service 

 

The CFA elevator, that is closest to the Peace Garden, is currently out of service.   An update will be sent when more information is available or the elevator is back in service.

 

Please contact Lenny Libbon with any questions or concerns at 412-268-6148 or email LL1R@andrew.cmu.edu.

 

 

Jul 07

FMS- Margaret Morrison Street Closure – Crane Lift 7/12 7AM-3:30PM

Facilities, Infrastructure and Risk Management (FIRM)

Facilities Management & Campus Services

 

TO:  Shutdown Group, MMCH, Posner, HOA, Gym

FROM:  FMCS Service Response Center

DATE:  July 7, 2021

SUBJECT: Margaret Morrison Street Closure – Crane Lift 7/12 7AM-3:30PM

              

Margaret Morrison Street will be closed between Tech and Frew Streets on Monday, 7/12, from 7AM to 3:30PM for a crane lift for the Margaret Morrison elevator replacement. 

 

The CFA parking lot will remain open, but entering and exiting will be permitted only when the crane is not lifting.  

 

Two Flaggers will close the roadway and sidewalk and No Parking signs will be hung the day before.  10 Parking Spaces on Tech Street will be rented from Pittsburgh Parking Authority.

 

Please contact Lenny Libbon, FMS Assistant Director, at ll1r@andrew.cmu.edu or 412-268-6148 for any questions or concerns regarding this work.

 

 

Jul 06

FMS- Elevator Inspections 7/12-7/16 and 7/26-7/30

Facilities, Infrastructure and Risk Management (FIRM)

Facilities Management & Campus Services

 

TO:  Shutdown Group, Housing, Facility Coordinators, Elevator Group, Building Access

FROM:  Service Response Center

DATE:  July 6, 2021

SUBJECT: Elevator Inspections 7/12-7/16 and 7/26-7/30

 

State mandated semiannual elevator inspections will be performed from 7/12 – 7/16 and also from 7/26 – 7/30.  The elevators will be shut down for short periods of time during the inspections. 

 

Inspections will be done on Campus and Housing elevators.

 

The Equal Opportunities Office and the Office of Disability Resources has been notified and will support individuals if they need alternate arrangements on these days.  Faculty and staff concerns and questions should be directed to La Dawn Robinson (412-268-3930 or ladawnr@andrew.cmu.edu ).  Student related concerns and questions should be directed to Catherine Getchell (412-268-6121 or getchell@cmu.edu).

 

Please contact Lenny Libbon with any questions or concerns regarding the elevator inspections at 412-268-6148 or email LL1R@andrew.cmu.edu.

Jul 06

FMS- DATE/TIME CHANGE – Baker and Porter Hall Fire Alarm System Testing 7/7 6AM-8AM

DATE/TIME CHANGE – The testing of the Baker/Porter Hall fire alarm system has been rescheduled for tomorrow, 7/7, from 6AM – 8AM. 

 

From: FMS Announce
Sent: Thursday, July 1, 2021 8:58 AM
To: fms-shutdown@lists.andrew.cmu.edu; fms-baker@lists.cmu.edu; fms-porter@lists.andrew.cmu.edu
Subject: Baker and Porter Hall Fire Alarm System Testing 7/6/2021, 8-10am

 

Facilities, Infrastructure and Risk Management (FIRM)

Facilities Management & Campus Services

 

TO:  Shutdown Group, Baker, Porter

FROM:  Service Response Center

DATE:  July 1, 2021

SUBJECT: Baker and Porter Hall Fire Alarm System Testing 7/6/2021, 8-10am

 

The Baker and Porter Hall fire alarm systems will be tested on Tuesday, Juy 6th from 8-10am.   The alarm speakers and strobes will be activated briefly during this test, however, you will not be required to evacuate the building.  Occupants are cautioned to respond to sounding fire alarms at all other times by immediately evacuating the building.

 

Please contact Shane Schmidt, FMS Lead Skilled Technician, at 724-961-1833 with any questions or concerns regarding this test. 

 

Jul 02

FMS- Donner Dell Construction- July 6

Facilities, Infrastructure and Risk Management (FIRM)

Facilities Management & Campus Services

 

TO:  Shutdown Group, Housing group, MMCH

FROM:  Service Response Center

DATE:  July 2, 2021

 

 

SUBJECT: Donner Dell Construction- July 6

 

As part of the Health, Wellness, and Athletics Center project, CDFD and their contractors will begin work in the Donner Dell area of campus, between Donner Hall, Margaret Morrison Carnegie Hall and West Wing, on July 6, 2021.  The work will include erection of temporary orange construction fencing, grading/leveling, and installation of drainage/retention materials, ultimately culminating in the installation of a new tent to temporarily house Varsity Athletics’ weight training during the construction of the new Health, Wellness, and Athletics Center.  The site work will begin on 7/6/2021 and is estimated to be completed on 8/17/2021.  See below for a site plan of the work and sidewalk closures.

 

If you have any questions, please contact Joe Yimin, CDFD Project Manager, at jyimin@andrew.cmu.edu or 412-268-3334.