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The Construction and Maintenance Blog

Tuesday, 6/5/2018

PLEASE NOTE THERE ARE CHANGES THIS YEAR IN DATES AND IN THE NATURE OF THE OUTAGES. REFER TO THE ATTACHEMENTS FOR IMPACT TO YOUR BUILDING.

 The campus wide steam and electrical distribution systems outages take place this year during the 4th of July Holiday week.

The 2018 Steam and Electrical systems outages are scheduled to begin Saturday June 30th and continue through Sunday July 8th.  This work is done on the main Rensselaer campus annually in order to perform critical infrastructure preventative maintenance.   The Physical Plant works closely with the Registrar’s Office, Summer at Rensselaer, Summer Arch and Rensselaer’s...

Tuesday, 9/17/2013

In order to perform preventative maintanence on our building systems the Physical Plant has implemented reqularly scheduled shutdowns as follows.  When planning your experiments please keep these in mind.

Electrical and Steam Distribution Systems

Annual Shutdowns

  • Campus wide steam and electrical distribution systems outages take place during the July 4th holiday week beginning on the Saturday before July 4th and ending on the Sunday following July 4th.

Air Supply and Fume Hood Exhaust Systems

Bi-Annual Shutdowns - June, November

  • Wednesday following Graduation  Walker Laboratory
  • Wednesday before Thanksgiving ...