Jacquie Vargas
jmvarga5@central.uh.edu
832-842-4861

SR1 Building Updates

November 21, 2012-Houston-

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SR1 Life Safety Project Updates:

  • The basement mechanical room air handler has been monitored daily while awaiting parts to fix current issues - Complete
  • The 5th floor mechanical room air handler has been monitored daily while awaiting parts to fix current issues - Complete
  • HVAC repairs and replacement are ongoing throughout the building and are being scheduled through NSM for access to certain areas
  • Basement mechanical room work is ongoing – Electrical is still being completed
  • Testing and Inspections of the Entire Life Safety System by the UH Fire Marshal – Is ongoing and will be completed by the end of the year
  • The general refresh being done to the building restrooms is currently in the construction phase
  • The stairwell refresh is ongoing – Facilities Management is working with contractors
  • Loading dock door will be retrofitted with new continuous locking hardware pending funding – zone managers will be securing doors nightly until retrofit is complete -- Complete
  • Exterior paving project is currently undergoing project scope development
  • Seventh Floor Life Safety and Mechanical Work is ongoing
  • 3rd Floor South Life Safety work is ongoing -- Mechanical for this area has not yet started
  • 11/15 & 11/16 Electrical Shutdown occurred.  There were problems with the generator during this shutdown which will require some of the work that was going to be completed to be completed in a future electrical shutdown

Please report any facility issues to your Building Coordinators (Fred McGhee, 713-743-8631, or Mike Mahanay, 713-743-3718) and the UH Facilities Service Center at 713-743-4948

Thank you in advance to our building occupants and stakeholders for your continued patience during this on-going process. For more information, see SR1 Life Safety Updates project.