Mathews wing closed Apr 14 – Apr 30

Update – closure of Mathews wing – Apr 14-30

Apr 14-30       Mathews – closed to all occupants (switchover to new exhaust system)

This message serves as one month advance notification of work in the building.

NEWLY INSTALLED FIRE DOORS IN THE MATHEWS / DANIELS ELEVATOR LOBBY WILL BE CLOSED.

BUILDING OCCUPANTS SHOULD NOT ENTER THE MATHEWS WING, WHICH WILL BE A CONSTRUCTION ZONE.

NMR FACILITY AND RESEARCH STOCKROOM WILL BE CLOSED.

This information supersedes any approvals regarding building access that you may request or receive via the Marauder map.

Occupants of the Mathews wing will need to prepare your labs and offices for the shutdown.  We will send a list outlining YOUR OBLIGATIONS for preparing your spaces at a later date.

HEATING, VENTILATION, AND FUME HOOD EXHAUST WILL BE AFFECTED.  THERE WILL BE FLUCTUATIONS IN AMBIENT ROOM TEMPERATURE.  IMPAIRMENTS OF ELECTRICAL POWER, PROCESS COOLING LOOP, WATER, SEWER, HOUSE NITROGEN, NATURAL GAS ARE NOT ANTICIPATED, BUT THE CONSTRUCTION ACTIVITIES ARE COMPLEX AND EXTENSIVE.  IT IS NOT POSSIBLE TO ANTICIPATE ALL EVENTUALITIES.  INSTRUMENTS AND EQUIPMENT NEED TO BE LEFT IN A CONDITION THAT DOES NOT REQUIRE MONITORING DURING THE PERIOD OF THE SHUTDOWN.

We will provide further details as planning develops.

The schedule is not yet finalized and depends on the Daniels shutdown, now in progress, going smoothly.

Thank you for your cooperation!

Facilities Committee