Loop 1 is a project to replace existing primary electrical service to 19 buildings. Phase 2 of the Loop 1 Conversion is set to begin this spring. Phase 2 — called Swing Space — includes temporary building shutdowns and temporary space locations for building occupants. This website will have information about shutdowns, space assignments and resources.
June 21, 2018
The power to the Mark Jefferson Science Complex will be shut down on Friday, June 22, as part of Loop 1. The shut down should last four or five hours, from 8 a.m. until noon or 1 p.m.
The shutdown will interrupt the air conditioning in the following buildings;
The cooling systems start up for these buildings will begin as soon as possible, once the power has been restored to the Mark Jefferson Science Complex. Depending on the weather, it may take a short period of time for the system to fully recover.
June 18, 2018
Honors College work is now scheduled for July 23 - July 27. Please note the schedule change in the building shutdown chart to the right.
June 4, 2018
Work is complete in Briggs, Pease, Roosevelt, McKenny, Boone and Pierce.
Halle Note: During the summer, computer labs on the lower level and first floors of Halle Library are open. Food Services will also remain open in Halle Library.
May 17, 2018
The power to Pierce Hall will be shut down as part of Loop 1 on Monday, May 21. The Pierce Hall shutdown will interrupt the air conditioning in the following buildings: Boone, Pierce, Pease, Ford, Welch, Starkweather, Sherzer, King (lower level, west side).
The cooling systems startup for these buildings will begin on Monday, June 4, once power has been restored to Pierce. Depending on the weather, it may take a day or two for the system to fully recover.
May 15, 2018
Pease, Briggs and Roosevelt conversions are completed. McKenny work remains underway, and Boone is next on the schedule (May 21 start date).
For those wishing to use Student Center space, please note that the Student Center is open Monday - Saturday from 8 a.m. until 5 p.m. during the summer.
May 1, 2018
Work is underway in Briggs and Pease.
For those awaiting moves, please review our resources page for helpful tips as you prepare to move. Remember that these are not long-term moves, so try not to over pack.
Departments who plan on using Student Center space should contact Joe Brescol (firstname.lastname@example.org) one week before relocation so that connections to Student Center copy/scan/printer resources can be made.
April 20, 2018
Briggs and Pease are up first for building shutdowns (April 30 - May 4).
Our copy machine/scanner locations have been updated on our floor plans page. Please review so that you know where these are located. Please also note that departments are asked to bring paper for the copy/scan areas.
The Student Center's summer hours are 8 a.m. - 5 p.m., beginning April 25. Doors are unlocked at 7:45 a.m. and are locked at 5:15 p.m. There will be card swipe access from the loading dock.
March 16, 2018
The building shutdown schedule is published on the main page of this site. There are several things building occupants can do to prepare in advance of shutdowns. See our resource page for tips like unplugging equipment, cleaning out refrigerators, estimating boxes needed for moving, and labeling boxes. Visit the resource and tools page for more detailed information.
March 13, 2018
The Loop 1 website is now live and the first Loop 1 bulletin has been sent to building administrators and building contacts. There will be Touch Down Locations in Halle, McKenny and the Student Center where employees can work remotely, while temporary offices will be available on the Third Floor of the Student Center. See the floor plans for more information.
|Pease||4.30.18 - 5.04.18||5 days|
|Briggs||4.30.18 - 5.04.18||5 days|
|Roosevelt||5.07.18 - 5.11.18||5 days|
|McKenny||5.07.18 - 5.18.18||10 days|
|Boone||5.21.18 - 5.25.18||5 days|
|Pierce||5.21.18 - 6.01.18||10 days|
|Hover||6.04.18 - 6.8.18||5 days|
|Welch||6.04.18 - 6.8.18||5 days|
|Quirk||6.11.18 - 6.15.18||5 days|
|601 W. Forest||6.18.18 - 6.22.18||5 days|
|MJSC||6.18.18 - 6.22.18||5 days|
|Marshall||6.25.18 - 6.29.18||5 days|
|Sherzer||7.09.18 - 7.13.18||5 days|
|Ford Hall||7.09.18 - 7.13.18||5 days|
|King Hall||7.16.18 - 7.20.18||5 days|
|Honors College||7.23.18 - 7.27.18||5 days|
Chris Longerbeam, Project Manager
Kay Sekerak, Project Transition Coordinator