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Brenan Avenue and TEP Lot Closed for NTEP Project

The northbound lane of Brenan Ave., between Bosque Ave., and the curve at the tennis courts, will be shutdown on Saturday, April 29, 2017 from 7:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m.to accommodate a crane that will be used to lift a motor onto the North Thermal Energy Plant (NTEP).  One lane of the road will remain open for use.  As part of the same project, the TEP Parking Lot, including four (4) Facilities FCMS, seven (7) Reserved, two (2) Handicapped and seven (7) NTEP contractor (Win-Sam) slots, will be closed from 7:00 p.m. on Friday, April 28, 2017 until 7:00 p.m. on Saturday, April 29, 2017.  The OIT slots located on the northeast corner of the parking lot will remain open.  Flag staff will be on-site at Brenan Ave., and the TEP Parking Lot both days to assist with vehicular traffic.  For additional information, please reference that attached drawing or contact the Facilities Service Center at 458-4262.

Brennan Ave Lane Closure Map


Tobin Avenue: Partial Road Closure to Begin May 10th

Update: The original lane closure dates (5/1 – 5/5) have been modified as follows:  A portion of Tobin Ave., between Brenan Ave., and Chisolm Hall,
will be shut down to one lane from May 10, 2017 until May 17, 2017

A portion of Tobin Ave., between Brenan Ave. and Chisolm Hall, will be shut down to one lane from May 1, 2017 until May 5, 2017 for work related to the construction of Resident Lot 4.  One lane of the road will remain open for use and flag staff will be on-site to assist with vehicular traffic.  The road will reopen to two lanes immediately following completion of work on May 5th.  For additional information, please reference the attached drawing or contact the Facilities Service Center at 458-4262.

Partial Road Closure -Tobin Ave.


Water Pressure to the Main Campus Restored

Update 4/24/17 @ 11:00 a.m.: Water pressure to the Main Campus has been restored.

Several buildings on Main Campus are experiencing low water pressure that is affecting restrooms, drinking fountains, sinks and other equipment. Facilities is currently working with the San Antonio Water System (SAWS) to determine the cause. A follow-up email will be sent once additional information has been received.  For additional information, please contact the Facilities Service Center at 458-4262.

 

 


PE and CC: Removal and Replacement of Air-handler Unit #30

Hot and chilled water services to the PE (PE) and Convocation Center (CC) will be shut-down on April 25, 2017 from 2:30 p.m. until 6:30 p.m. for work related to removing and replacing air-handler unit #30 in the PE building.  During this time, there will be no hot and chilled water services available to these buildings.  Services will be restored immediately following completion of work or by no later than 6:30 p.m.  Air-handler unit #30 that services the PE gymnasium will also be shut-down, removed and replaced with a new unit, between April 25, 2017 and May 10, 2017.  During this time, there will be no air-conditioned service to the gymnasium.  Fans will be provided to assist with temporary cooling.  For additional information, please reference the attached drawing or contact the Facilities Service Center at 458-4262.

PE Building Map


MB: Air-handler Units Shutdown for Maintenance

Air-handler units that service the Main Building (MB) will be shutdown from 6:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, April 22, 2017 for preventive maintenance.  Maintenance work is not expected to affect weekend operations as only one unit at a time will be shutdown.  For additional information, please contact the Facilities Service Center at 458-4262.


BSE: Air-handler Unit Shut-down for Repairs

Air-handler unit #94 that services the following BSE corridors, 1.400, 1.600 (offices), 2.200, 2.400, 4.200 and 4.300 will be shut-down on Thursday, April 27, 2017 from 8:00 a.m. until approximately 12:00 p.m. for repairs.  During this time, there may be reduced ventilation and comfort cooling to these areas of the building and doors may be harder to open due to reduced pressure.  The unit will be turned back on immediately following completion of work on April 27th.  For additional information, please contact the Facilities Service Center at 458-4262.


FLN: Exhaust Fans Shut-down for Maintenance Beginning April 24th

Exhaust fans located in the FLN will be shut-down each day between 7:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. from April 24, 2017 through April 27, 2017 for preventive maintenance.  No other utilities will be affected by the work/shut-downs.  For additional information, please reference the list below or contact the Facilities Service Center at 458-4262.

FLN Fan Shut-down Schedule


RWC: Domestic Hot Water Shut-down for Emergency Repairs

Domestic hot water to the RWC has been shut-down for emergency repairs to a broken valve.  The outage will affect comfort heating and domestic hot water for use in showers, sinks, restrooms and other equipment that utilizes domestic hot water.  Facilities is working diligently to complete the repairs and a follow up email will be sent once service has been restored.  For additional information, please contact the Facilities Service Center at 458-4262.


Main Campus: Domestic Water Restored

UPDATE:  

Domestic water service to the Main Campus buildings has been restored however, the BB and Convo continue to experience low water pressure – Facilities is working diligently to correct the problem.   For additional information contact the Facilities Service Center at 458-4262.

Domestic water service to the Main Campus buildings has been restored; however, occupants of the BB and CONVO may experience low water pressure at this time.

Domestic water service to the Main Campus buildings is down pending repairs to a broken water main.  During the outage there will be no water to fountains, sinks, restrooms, kitchens and other equipment utilizing domestic water.  A follow-up notice will be sent once service has been restored.  For additional information, please contact the Facilities Service Center at 458-4262.


Monumental Staircase: Survey Scheduled for April 17th

A survey crew will be working on the lower part of the monumental staircase located between the EB and ART on April 17, 2017, from 7:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. as part of the Science and Engineering Building (SEB) construction project.  The crew and survey equipment is not expected to impact pedestrian traffic as the staircase will remain open and available for use.  For additional information, please contact the Facilities Service Center at 458-4262.


TxDOT Intersection Closures on UTSA Blvd. to begin April 10th

The Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) will be shutting down UTSA intersections beginning April 10, 2017 as part of their ongoing road work on UTSA Blvd. The closures will occur as indicated in the Intersection Closures list below, weather permitting. In case of inclement weather, as forecasted for April 10, 2017, each closure will be moved to the following day, with the exception of work on Valero Way that will get moved to the following Monday, April 17, 2017. For additional information, please visit the TxDOT construction blog, normally updated on Friday afternoons, at http://txdotsanantonio.blogspot.com/ or contact their Public Information Office at (210) 615-5839.

Intersection Closures – UTSA Blvd.


Main Campus: Natural Gas Outage for Required Testing

Natural gas to Main Campus buildings will be shut-down, in small segments/time-frames, for testing as mandated by the State Fire Marshal between May 1, 2017 and August 1, 2017. The shut-down will affect comfort heating, domestic hot water, autoclaves, kitchen equipment using natural gas and emergency generators to these buildings/areas. The exact dates and times of each shut-down, including a Saturday, July 1, 2017 twelve hour shut-down of natural gas service to the core campus buildings, will be coordinated with occupants of each building prior to shut-down and testing. Only natural gas will be impacted by this testing. All other utilities, including compressed gas, will remain operational and available for use. For additional information, please refer to the building list below or contact the Facilities Service Center at 458-4262.

Building List – Natural Gas Testing


Main Campus: Fire Hydrant Survey Work to begin April 10, 2017

Work to survey existing fire hydrants on Main Campus is scheduled to begin on April 10, 2017 and end on April 14, 2017. Work will be performed each day between 7:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. and will consist of approximately twenty stops throughout campus. The survey vehicle is not expected to impede daily traffic/operations as stops will be away from vehicular traffic. For additional information, please contact the Facilities Service Center at 458-4262.


MS/FLN: Granite Area Closed for Construction

The crushed granite area located between the FLN and the MS buildings will be closed-off from May 1, 2017 until approximately August 31, 2017 as part of the FLN lecture halls renovation project. Sidewalks in and around the area will remain accessible during this time. For additional information, please reference the attached drawing or contact the Facilities Service Center at 458-4262.

FLN Laydown Yard Map