Dear BCOE Colleagues:

Below are some new/changed SHUT DOWN DATES and work dates associated with the Bourns B renovation:

  • Beginning MONDAY, DECEMBER 19 through as late as DECEMBER 21: Crews will be working overhead installing conduit critical for future building ventilation/exhaust management systems between the hours of 6:00 – 9:00 am.  This should NOT disturb room occupants after 9:00 am each day.  You may want to schedule your work day accordingly on these days.  Crews may be finished as early as December 20 end of business dayPOTENTIALLY AFFECTED ROOMS INCLUDE:
    • Bourns B-359
    • Bourns B-311
    • Bourns B-313 (including A&B)
    • Bourns B-315
    • On MONDAY, DECEMBER 19 – 20: HVAC Fans will be shut down temporarily to assist with future tie in of new building fans being installed over the holiday break.  EXHAUST SYSTEMS – INCLUDING FUME HOODS – WILL CONTINUE TO OPERATE NORMALLY.  AFFECTED AREAS INCLUDE:
      • ALL of FIRST floor EAST wing
      • The schedule for the FULL B-WING SHUTDOWN has been modified and will now extend from the afternoon of FRIDAY, DECEMBER 23 THROUGH JANUARY 2, 2017.  This modified schedule shortens the building shutdown time.  HVAC, POWER, EXHAUST, and UTILITIES will BE OFF during all or part of this time.  Hazardous work in the building cannot be accomplished safely during this time.  If you have concerns about safe storage during this time (e.g., -80 storage) please contact me immediately so that arrangements can be made.

Please let me know if you have questions or concerns. 

Safety and Facilities Coordinator
Bourns College of Engineering
University of California, Riverside
Tel: 951-827-1241
Fax: 951-827-3188
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