Announcements

  • Status of Campus Elevators

    All elevators are currently operating normally.

     

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  • Facilities Update – Planned Power Interruption – MacKenzie B and E Blocks

    Please be advised that on January 5, 2022 from 6:00am – 7:00am, there will be a planned power interruption affecting emergency power to MacKenzie Chown B and E Blocks.

    This planned interruption will allow our Brock trades to conduct ongoing and necessary preventative maintenance to emergency power system. Note that only emergency power will be affected during the outage. The normal power will remain active. In both affected buildings, computer systems will experience an ITS outage.

    Some computers may not start automatically, disabling the user’s ability to remote in. To restore this function, the computers will have to be powered on manually. In the event that you are unable to remote in, please reach out to Information Technology Services by emailing ITHELP@BrockU.ca or call 905-688-5550 x4357 (HELP). ITS will coordinate with Campus Security Services to power on your computer.

    If you have any questions or concerns to Scott Kernicky, Electrical Services Manager or call X6201 or Facilities Management Customer Service at FM@BrockU.ca or call x3717.

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  • Facilities Update – Mackenzie Chown D Block – Commissioning of Rooftop Air Handling Unit – December 17

    The new rooftop air handling unit which serves some areas of the 200 and 300 level floors, was installed on Tuesday.  Please be advised we are commissioning this today.  During this process, occupants may notice some odour as the coating on the heating coil is warmed for the first time.  This is normal for a new unit, and temporary.  This will dissipate as the air is circulated.  Final air balancing will be completed on Monday.

    We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.

    If you have any questions, please contact David Balasiak, Project Manager.

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  • Facilities Update – Thistle Level 200 – Electrical Shutdown, December 21

    Please be advised that there is going to be a scheduled electrical shutdown in Thistle, level 200 on Tuesday, December 21 from 6:00 am – 7:30 am within the specific areas on this diagram.

    We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.

    If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Janet Muenzberger or 905-321-5155.

     

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  • Facilities Update – Mackenzie Chown and Inniskillin Hall – Removing a portion of the North Foundation Wall – December 17-23

    We wish to advise that our contractor, Merit Contracting, plan to drill, sawcut and remove a portion of the north foundation wall at Level 100, Storage Rm 102 in Inniskillin Hall.  This work is an integral part of the new elevator that is being installed in the building addition. The work will commence December 17 and is expected to be completed on December 23, barring any unforeseen circumstance.  Please note that a significant amount of noise will be generated by this operation.

    We apologize in advance for the inconvenience that the noise may cause and assure you that every effort will be made to expedite the work.

    If you have any questions, please contact John Rizzo, Senior Project Manager.

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  • Facilities Update -Suzanne Rochon Burnett Circle and Residence Road – Temporary Lane Closures/Restrictions – December 15 & 16

    We wish to advise that Rankin Construction Inc. is expected to be on site December 15 and 16 to carry out road restoration work associated with the site servicing trenches for the Res 8 project. The asphalt reinstatement is being carried out on Suzanne Rochon Burnett Circle and Residence Road.  During the operation, access will be restricted to one lane for two-way traffic controlled by Traffic Control personnel.

    We apologize for the inconvenience the lane restrictions/closures may cause and assure you that every effort will be made to complete the restoration work as quickly as possible.

    If you have any questions, please contact John Rizzo, Senior Project Manager.

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  • Facilities Update – Thistle North Entrance Level 200 – Corridor Closure – December 16-20

    Please be advised that the North entrance of level 200 in Thistle and the adjacent corridor will be closed from December 16-20 for repairs to flooring. Please refer to this map for closure locations.

    Some noise and odours are to be expected.

    If you have any questions, please contact Janet Muenzberger, Project Manager at ext. 5017.

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  • Facilities Update – Thistle – Electrical Shut down -Wednesday, December 15

    Please note that Thistle, Level 100 areas (see map) will be affected by an electrical shutdown on Wednesday December 15 at 6:00 a.m.  Occupants with offices in the area are advised to turn off their desktop computers prior to end of day Tuesday, December 14. Power is anticipated to be restored by 7:30 am.

    We apologize for any inconvenience.

    If you have any questions, please contact Janet Muenzberger, Project Manager.

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  • Facilities Update – South Block- Sidewalk Closure – Friday, December 17

    Please be advised that on Friday, December 17, a mobile crane will be removing material from the South Block building roof.  Work will begin around 6:00 a.m. and should be completed around 12:30 p.m.

    As a result of this project work, there will be no sidewalk access into the east entrance to South Block, as per site plan.  Alternate entrances include Welch Hall/Scotia Bank Hall to the east and Walker Sports Complex/South Block to the west.

    We apologize for any inconvenience.

    If you have any questions, please contact bcober@brocku.ca, Manager – Structural Services.

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  • Facilities Update – Mackenzie Chown D Block – Sidewalk Closure – Tuesday, December 14

    Please be advised that on Tuesday, December 14, a mobile crane will hoist a new air handling unit on the roof of Mackenzie Chown D Block building. The crane will also remove the existing unit from the roof. Work will begin around 6:30 a.m. and should be completed around 2:30 p.m.

    As a result of this project work, vehicles and equipment will be moved along the Fire Lane as indicated on the site plan drawing. Signage and barriers will ensure a portion of the fire lane remains accessible to pedestrian traffic. There will be no sidewalk access into D Block.  Alternate entrances include J Block to the east and C Block to the west.

    We apologize for any inconvenience.

    If you have any questions, please contact David Balasiak, Project Manager.

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