The steam will be shut down in Cordley Hall East, Ag. Life Sciences Building, Linus Pauling, Nash Hall, West Greenhouse & Crop Sciences August 24, 2023 12:01 am – 8:00 am to repair distribution isolation valve gasket on the steam line along Campus Way (200 ft east of the north bound lane of SW 30th st.) This process affects hot water supply, heating, and all equipment that uses steam, building wide.
Pacific Power is scheduling a power outage on August 29th, 2023. Their substation operations team needs to perform routine maintenance on the transformers in the 35th Street Substation. The outage will begin Tuesday morning at 3:00 am with an estimated completion time of 7:00 am. Please see the list of impacted buildings below.
RAIL Complex and Lagoon Pump
West Irrigation Pumps
Rabbit Research Labs I &II
Farm Service and Storage
Beef Barn/Sheep Barn
Small Animal Lab
Hogg Animal Metabolism Laboratory
James E. Oldfield Animal Teaching Facility
Radiation Center (Reactor Room C136)
Cordley East Temporary Power
Withycombe Temporary Power
What do you need to do to prepare for this outage? Please make sure that all computers, printers, copiers, and other electronic devices are turned off prior to August 29th , 2023. If you have an Uninterruptable Power Supply (UPS), also known as a battery back-up, please be sure to turn it off as well.
Convergint will be conducting annual fire alarm & sprinkler testing. Testing will take place in the buildings listed below. The testing will be brief and include both sounding of alarms and strobes. As part of the testing, building occupants may notice occasional beeping coming from the fire panel and horns and strobe lights activating throughout the building. Signage will be posted on exterior doors while testing is being conducted.
Learning Innovation Center
CH2M Hill Alumni Center
LaSells Stewart Center
Crop Science Bldg.
Oak Creek Bldg.
A.A Red Emmerson Advanced Wood Products Laboratory
Facilities Services will be performing annual load bank testing for the below listed building emergency/ stand-by generators. Each test will take approximately 3 hours. There may be excessive noise and possible exhaust fume odors associated with testing. Each generator will be refueled after testing.
Week of August 7th • Pharmacy Building • Cordley Hall • Kerr Administration Building • Kerr Administration Building Telecom
Week of August 14th • Western Shops Building • Sinnhuber Aquatic Research Lab • Salmon Disease Lab #1 • Research Way Building
Week of August 21st • Research Lab #2 • Research Lab #3 • Research Lab #4 • Portable Generator #3 • Portable Generator #4
For questions or comments on this notice contact, Facilities Services at 541-737-2969.
As part of the Cordley Hall Renewal Project, there will be a planned power outage impacting Cordley Hall West on Wednesday, August 9 from 7 A.M. to 8 A.M. The building generator will operate during the outage.
What do you need to do to prepare for this outage? Please make sure that all computers, printers, copiers and other electronic devices are turned off prior to Wednesday, August 9. If you have an Uninterruptable Power Supply (UPS), also known as a battery back-up, please be sure to turn it off as well.
Employees scheduled to work when buildings are without power should consult with their supervisors regarding work schedules. For more information regarding work scheduling, please refer to the instructions regarding Interruptions of University Operations.
For questions or comments on this closure, contact Construction Manager Jason Lundy at (541) 270-0193 or Project Manager Dustin Sievers at (541) 760-6240.
As part of the Cordley Hall Renewal project, the building will undergo testing of the standby power, fire alarm and building air sequence systems on Thursday, April 20 from 5 – 9 a.m. Any equipment NOT connected to the standby power system will lose power during this time.
What do you need to do to prepare for this outage? Please make sure that all computers, printers, copiers, and other electronic devices are turned off prior to Thursday, April 20. If you have an Uninterruptable Power Supply (UPS), also known as a battery back-up, please be sure to turn it off as well.
Other possible impacts include noise from fire alarm tests and minor air flow fluctuations.
For questions or comments, contact Construction Manager Jason Lundy at (541) 270-0193.
As part of the Cordley Hall Renewal project, Cordley Hall will be significantly impacted by construction and maintenance work during OSU Spring Break week, March 27 – March 31. Contractors will be working on many of the building’s systems, including the HVAC and fire alarms.
Cordley West HVAC work: impacts include fluctuations in the building’s air flow and exhaust systems.
Cordley West fire alarm: testing of building fire alarms will occur.
Construction activities on Campus Way: expect to see cranes on Campus Way related to the Cordley East project. Emergency access will be maintained. Pedestrian access will be available on the south side of Campus Way.
For questions or comments on this closure, contact Construction Manager Jason Lundy at (541) 270-0193
As part of the Cordley Hall Renewal Project, there will be intermittent elevator interruptions in Cordley Hall West. Work is scheduled to take place between 8 p.m. and 5 p.m. on Monday, November 21, 2022.
For questions or comments on this closure, contact Construction Manager Jason Lundy at 541-270-0193.
As part of the Cordley Hall Renewal project, interior demolition in Cordley Hall east will continue through December 2022. Current elevated noise levels are expected to continue through that time. Steps have been taken to minimize noise, such as leaving windows in place until demolition on that floor is complete.
The Cordley Hall Renewal project is a priority of the university and contributes to SP 4.0 actions of sustainability by reducing our carbon footprint by renovating over building new, and by improving our physical and research infrastructure.
For questions or comments on this construction, contact Project Manager Dustin Sievers at 541-760-6240.
Due do construction-related activities at Cordley East for the Cordley Hall Renovation Project, the North District Utility Plant will be shut down starting on Monday, Oct. 10, 2022 through Wednesday, October 12, 2022. This will impact chilled water service to all buildings on the chilled water loop. Impacted buildings include: Cordley West, ALS, Nash Hall, Wilkinson Hall and the Burt Hall complex.
For questions or comments on this work, contact Construction Manager Justin Fuszek at 541-740-5260.