Emergency Shutdowns

Refer to this page daily to check for emergency shutdowns or other events that may affect your operations.

EMERGENCY:NOTICE:Hamilton Walk: BIOMED LIBRARY,JOHN MORGAN BUILDING,JOHNSON PAVILION,RICHARDS BUILDING,STEMMLER HALL, EDWARD J.

Service(s) Affected: Pedestrian Traffic

Notice Date: 06/22/2017

Building(s) Affected:

BioMed Library(BIOM)
Whole Building Affected: YES

John Morgan Building(John Morgan)
Whole Building Affected: YES

Johnson Pavilion(Johnson)
Whole Building Affected: YES

Richards Building(Richards)
Whole Building Affected: YES

Stemmler Hall, Edward J.(Stemmler)
Whole Building Affected: YES


Advisory:
Please be advised that over the next week there will be excavation along Hamilton Walk around the John Morgan and Richards Buildings, next to the Quad. This excavation is necessary to replace underground cables servicing the Quad. Please be mindful of equipment, workers and security barriers.

EHRS Directive:
N/A




Air Handler Unit 1 C&D shutdown: STEMMLER HALL, EDWARD J.

Service(s) Affected: Second floor Stemmler lab area supply and exhaust ventilation.

Start Date: 06/23/2017

Start Time: 8:00 PM

End Date: 06/24/2017

End Time: 4:00 PM

Building(s) Affected:

Stemmler Hall, Edward J.(Stemmler)
Floor: 2nd floor east Room(s):213 to 270


Advisory:
AHU 1C&D will be shutdown from 6/23/17 at 8:00 pm to 6/24/17 at 4:00 pm. During this period there will be no supply or exhaust ventilation in the lab area. A cooling plan will be initiated for the lab area.

EHRS Directive:
Lab work shall be suspended during this period due to lack of proper ventilation.




HVAC: SMILOW CENTER FOR TRANSLATIONAL RESEARCH

Service(s) Affected: HVAC

Start Date: 06/20/2017

Start Time: 9:00 PM

End Date: 06/20/2017

End Time: 11:00 PM

Building(s) Affected:

Smilow Center for Translational Research(TRC)
Floor: CN, Ground and 1st. Room(s)::


Advisory:
Please be advised that on late Tuesday evening, June 20, 2017 between 9:00 pm and 11:00 pm, the building ventilation system for the CN, Ground and First Floor will be shut down for approximately two hours. This outage is requested by HUP to perform preventative maintenance on AHU-6.

EHRS Directive:
No lab work may be conducted during the above time period, in the area indicated, fume hoods may alarm.




NOTICE:Installation of contactless card readers: ALL SCHOOL OF MEDICINE BUILDINGS - Update #6: ALL SCHOOL OF MEDICINE BUILDINGS

Service(s) Affected: All PSOM Buildings

Notice Date: 06/19/2017

Building(s) Affected:

All School Of Medicine Buildings(ALL)
Whole Building Affected: YES


Advisory:
The installation of the contactless card readers, in Johnson Pavilion is quickly ending. The next building to have these readers installed will be the Clinical Research Building. We anticipate installation to start tomorrow, Tuesday, June 20, 2017. This installation process will take place during the normal business week, between the hours of 7:30 AM to 4:00 PM. Work will start on the 7th floor and proceed down through the building until complete. Installation will be performed by TYCO.


If your lab or office is inaccessible, the Occupants and Building Administrator will be contacted by PSOM Security, in advance, to coordinate installation of the contactless card readers for that space.

EHRS Directive:
none




Fire Alarm System testing: STEMMLER HALL, EDWARD J.

Service(s) Affected: Fire alarm system

Start Date: 06/19/2017

Start Time: 10:00 AM

End Date: 06/19/2017

End Time: 2:00 PM

Building(s) Affected:

Stemmler Hall, Edward J.(Stemmler)
Whole Building Affected: YES


Advisory:
Please be advised that on Monday, June 19, 2017 between 10:00 AM and 2:00 PM, Torcon will be conducting fire alarm testing. Testing will only be in the Basement, Ground and first floors. Occupants will not be required to evacuate or respond to alarms.




UPDATE:Fire Alarm Testing: STEMMLER HALL, EDWARD J.

Service(s) Affected: Fire Alarm system

Start Date: 06/20/2017

Start Time: 10:00 AM

End Date: 06/20/2017

End Time: 2:00 PM

Building(s) Affected:

Stemmler Hall, Edward J.(Stemmler)
Whole Building Affected: YES


Advisory:
Please be advised that on Tuesday, June 20, 2017 between 10:00 AM and 11:30 AM, Torcon will be conducting fire alarm testing. This test is required by the Philadelphia Department of Licensing & Inspections.




Odor of smoke from welding: CLINICAL RESEARCH BUILDING

Service(s) Affected: None

Start Date: 06/16/2017

Start Time: 5:00 AM

End Date: 06/19/2017

End Time: 3:00 PM

Building(s) Affected:

Clinical Research Building(CRB)
Whole Building Affected: YES


Advisory:
On 6/16/17 from 6:00 AM to 3:00 PM and 6/19/17 from 5:00 AM to 3:00 PM smoke odors from welding may be present in the building. Possibly strongest on the 5th and 2nd floors. Welding will be on the 5th floor on 6/16 and on the 2nd floor 6/19. Contact your building administrator with any questions.




Fire alarm system testing for proper elevator operation: STEMMLER HALL, EDWARD J.

Service(s) Affected: Elevators

Start Date: 06/16/2017

Start Time: 6:00 AM

End Date: 06/16/2017

End Time: 7:00 AM

Building(s) Affected:

Stemmler Hall, Edward J.(Stemmler)
Whole Building Affected: YES


Advisory:
On 6/16/17 from 6:00 AM to 7:00 AM a required test of the fire alarm system by Philadelphia License & Inspection will be conducted to prove proper operation of the elevators during a fire alarm activation. No horns or strobes should be activated and elevators will be out of service until fire system is reset.




NOTICE:SHUTDOWN - Natural gas, compressed air & vacuum system: JOHNSON PAVILION

Service(s) Affected: Natural gas, compressed air and vacuum system

Notice Date: 06/14/2017

Building(s) Affected:

Johnson Pavilion(Johnson)
Whole Building Affected: YES


Advisory:
The natural gas, compressed air and vacuum system will be shut-down on June 16, 2017 from 6:00am to 7:00am. During this period, there will be NO natural gas, compressed air and laboratory vacuum.

Research can be performed without vacuum.

EHRS Directive:
N/A




Richards to John Morgan first floor closure: JOHN MORGAN BUILDING,RICHARDS BUILDING

Service(s) Affected: Access to and from Richards and John Morgan via the first floor

Start Date: 06/06/2017

Start Time: 7:00 AM

End Date: 06/24/2017

End Time: 4:00 PM

Building(s) Affected:

John Morgan Building(John Morgan)
Whole Building Affected: YES

Richards Building(Richards)
Whole Building Affected: YES


Advisory:
First floor corridor from Richards to John Morgan will be closed from 6/6/17 at 7:00 AM to 6/24/17 at 4:00 PM. Closure is necessary to facilitate renovations of the corridor. Access to and from Richards and John Morgan will be available via the basement and second floors of both buildings.




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