FLN New Flooring Installation – Corridor 3.01 May 22 – 24
Installation of new flooring in the FLN 3.01 corridor is scheduled for May 22, 2019 through May 24, 2019. Work will performed each day between 7:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. For additional information, reference the attached drawing or contact the Facilities Service Center at 458-4262.
SU: Roundabout Construction Scheduled for May 15 – June 15
Two sections of the roundabout sidewalks located near the Fiesta Dancers sculpture on the north side of the UTSA Student Union (SU), will be closed from May 15, 2019 through June 15, 2019, for upgrades. Two Reserved parking spaces in the TEP lot, across from the SU, will also be closed for the duration of the project. The roundabout will remain open however; work to demolish the sidewalk and pour concrete may intermittently affect vehicular traffic. Pedestrian detour signage will be posted in and around the work area. For additional information, reference the attached map or contact the Facilities Service Center at 458-4262.
TEP Lot Closed May 16 – 17
A mobile crane will be set up in the TEP Lot, adjacent to the North Thermal Energy Plant, on Friday, May 17, 2019, to assist with the removal of a gearbox on one of the cooling towers. The TEP Lot, including seven Win-Sam, seven Reserved, two Handicapped and four service vehicle (FCMS) parking spaces, will be closed from 7:00 p.m. on Thursday, May 16, 2019, until 3:00 p.m. on Friday, May 17, 2019. The OIT and University vehicle parking spaces located on the northeast corner of the lot will not be affect but may have restricted access during the crane set up. Notification signage will be posted at the entrance of the lot a few days prior to the closure. For additional information, contact the Facilities Service Center at 458-4262.
SEB: Removal of Tower Crane May 17 – 19
The tower crane that was temporarily set up at the Science and Engineering Building (SEB) project site will be disassembled and removed, weather permitting, between 7:00 a.m. on Friday, May 17, 2019 and 5:00 p.m. on Sunday, May 19, 2019. Construction vehicles may affect traffic in and around the job site. For additional information, contact the Facilities Service Center at 458-4262.
FLN: RO Water Outage May 18
The reverse osmosis (RO) water system that services the FLN will be shut down from 8:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. on Saturday, May 18, 2019, for repairs. There will be no RO water available to the entire building, including labs, during the outage. Service will be restored by no later than 3:00 p.m. on May 18. For additional information, contact the Facilities Service Center at 458-4262.
SEB – Project Closures Starting May 17
A portion of the Paseo del Sur, approximately one hundred and ten parking spaces (110) at the north end of the Bauerle Road Lot 1 and the sidewalk from Bauerle Road Lot 1 to key Circle will be closed beginning May 17, 2019, for paver, roadway, parking and sidewalk work as part of the Science and Engineering Building (SEB) project.
The Bauerle Road Lot 1 parking spaces will be closed from May 17, 2019 through August 18, 2019 and a portion of the Paseo del Sur will be closed from May 20, 2019 through June 30, 2019.
The Bauerle Road Lot 1 sidewalk will be closed from June 17, 2019 through August 18, 2019. The closures will be fenced off with chain-linked fencing and construction signage will be posted in and around the closures to assist with detours.
For additional information, reference the attached maps or contact the Facilities Service Center at 458-4262.
Main Campus: Natural Gas Shutdown for Required Testing
Natural gas to the following Main Campus buildings will be shut down, in small segments/time-frames, for testing as mandated by the State Fire Marshal between May 6, 2019 and August 1, 2019. The shutdown 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 shutdown, including a Saturday, July 6, eight-hour shutdown of natural gas service to the 1604 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 contact Facilities Service Center at 458-4262.
The 2019 Buildings to be tested:
(natural gas shut-down in small segments/time-frames)
|Main||Laurel Village||Alvarez Residence Hall (ARH)|
|University Oaks||Chisholm Hall and Activity Center|
|Childcare Development Center (CDC)||Chaparral Village|
|Recreation Wellness Center (RWC)||RWC Health & Counseling|
|Student Union (SU)||HEB Student Union (HSU)|
|Intercollegiate Athletics Building (IAB)||North Thermal Energy Plant (NTEP)|
|McKinney Humanities Building (MH)||Main Building (MB)|
|Business Building (BB)||John Peace Library (JPL)|
|Arts Building (ART)||Engineering Building (EB)|
|Flawn Building (FLN)||Multidisciplinary Studies Building (MS)|
|Biotechnology Sciences & Engineering Building (BSE)||North Paseo Building (NPB)|
|Bauerle Road Garage (BRG)||Tobin Avenue Garage (TAG)|
|Ximenes Avenue Garage (XAG)|
ART – Walkway, Service Drive and Key Circle Loop Closed May 20 – August 19
The walkway from the ART to Paseo del Sur, access to the ART service drive and Key Circle Loop will be closed to vehicular and pedestrian traffic from May 20, 2019 through August 19, 2019, for installation of a new fire lane and roadway. The Paseo del Sur pedestrian path and Key Circle Loop will re-open on August 20 however; entry to the service drive will remain closed for installation of new access gate equipment. Gate upgrades are expected to be completed by no later than December 31, 2019. The pedestrian path to the ART, via the existing five-foot curb ramp, will remain open for the duration of the project and the ART elevator can be used to detour to the Sombrilla Plaza level. For additional information, reference the attached map or contact the Facilities Service Center at 458-4262.
XAL Driving Lanes and Top Level of XAG Closed from May 20 – June 23
The Ximenes Avenue Lot (XAL) driving lanes adjacent to the west and south sides of the South Thermal Energy Plant (STEP) and the top level of the Ximenes Avenue Garage (XAG) will be closed to vehicular and pedestrian traffic from Monday, May 20, 2019 through Sunday, June 23, 2019, for installation of a new STEP cooling tower. The work area and a large crane that will be used to lift the cooling tower in place will be cordoned off with a temporary chain link fence. For additional information, reference the attached map or contact the Facilities Service Center at 458-4262.