Black Bldg Advisory: Temporary Steam Service Disruption, TODAY, May 23, 2022

Steam systems will be temporarily unavailable throughout the Black Building, TODAY, May 23, 2022 until approximately 12 p.m. due to emergency repairs on the 2nd floor.

During this time, there will be no hot water, sterilization, autoclaves, steam tables, or dishwashers available throughout the building. Eyewash devices and overhead emergency shower units will be functional, but will be supplied with cold water only. Accordingly, please consider limiting research operations that have significant potential for splash or face and bodily exposure during the shutdown.

We apologize for the inconvenience and appreciate your cooperation as we work to improve our facilities. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Alfred Arce, Plant Superintendent, at Arce, Alfred at