Facilities reports that it has scheduled a campus-wide steam outage beginning 2 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 6. The outage will end 6 p.m. Monday, Aug. 7.
All systems utilizing steam will experience a loss of steam. These systems include building heating systems; hot water; autoclaves/sterilizers; dishwashers; and any equipment, process or research activities that use central campus steam.
Officials report that the scheduled outage is necessary to perform a main control valve change-out at the Central Energy Facility (CEF), loop tuning on boiler control systems at the CEF as well as to address distribution system maintenance issues.
If you have questions, contact Brian Kauer at 864-643-6423.