Asbestos Abatement Notice for Southwick, Room 101 (Old Music Library) Music Building, Practice Rooms 202 & 207

ASBESTOS ABATEMENT NOTICE

BUILDINGS AND AREAS AFFECTED:
Southwick, Room 101 (Old Music Library)
Music Building, Practice Rooms 202 & 207.

WHAT IS HAPPENING?
In support of facility maintenance, The Physical Plant Training and Compliance Office will remove 4 linear feet of thermal system insulation.

DURATION OF WORK:
Start Date:                                 May 22, 2015 @ 7:00
Completion Date:                       May 22, 2015 @ 12:00

WHAT TO EXPECT:
The insulation will be removed within glove bags which create an air tight seal around the asbestos containing material and a high efficiency vacuum will be utilized to provide the glove bags with negative pressure. Workers will wear respirators and protective clothing as a precaution and air monitoring will be performed. The work area will be demarcated with yellow barricade tape, and posted with an asbestos “Danger” sign as well as this notice during the activity. Entry to this area should be limited to authorized personnel involved in the removal activity during this time.

CONTACT NUMBERS:
Physical Plant, Training & Compliance Office                       Phone: (802)656-7233
Physical Plant, Service Operations Support                         Phone: (802)656-2560

Asbestos Abatement Notice for Southwick Hall, West entrance exterior stairs

 ASBESTOS ABATEMENT NOTICE

BUILDINGS AND AREAS AFFECTED:
Southwick Hall, west entrance exterior stairs.

WHAT IS HAPPENING?
Representatives from Environmental Hazards Management will be removing 40 square feet of rubberized asbestos sealer calking from the west stairs to facilitate exterior renovations to the building.

DURATION OF WORK:
Start Date:                           Monday, May 18, 2015
Completion Date:                Saturday, May 30, 2015
Hours:                                 6:00am- 4:30pm

WHAT TO EXPECT:
During abatement, workers will wear personal and respiratory protection.  The regulated areas will be clearly marked with grade steaks and warning signs in addition to this notice.  The work area should not be entered unless a situation posing an Immediate Danger to Life and Health (IDLH) occurs, and if possible, this entry should be made with personal and respiratory protection.

The West Entrance / Exit will be blocked off and traffic detoured during work activities.

CONTACT NUMBERS:
Physical Plant, Training & Compliance Office                                   Phone: (802)656-7233
Physical Plant, Service Operations Support                                      Phone: (802)656-2560

 

 

Asbestos Abatement Notice for Given C, Room C-450

 

ASBESTOS ABATEMENT NOTICE

BUILDINGS AND AREAS AFFECTED:
Given C, Room C-450

WHAT IS HAPPENING?
Environmental Hazards Management Inc., will remove 46 square feet of  chemical counter top to facilitate renovations to the area.

DURATION OF WORK:
Start Date:                      Monday, May 18, 2015
Completion Date:           Monday, May 25, 2015
Hours:                            6:00 AM – 4:30 PM

WHAT TO EXPECT:
During abatement, workers will wear personal and respiratory protection.  The containment area will be clearly marked and should not be entered unless a situation posing an Immediate Danger to Life and Health (IDLH) occurs, and if possible, this entry should be made with personal and respiratory protection.

There may be slight noise disturbance.

CONTACT NUMBERS:
Physical Plant, Training & Compliance Office           Phone: (802)656-7233
Physical Plant, Service Operations Support              Phone: (802)656-2560

 

Duct Cleaning Notice for Old Mill; Dewey Lounge, 2nd, 3rd and 4th Floor

DUCT CLEANING NOTICE

BUILDINGS AND AREAS AFFECTED:
Old Mill; Dewey Lounge, 2nd, 3rd and 4th Floor

WHAT IS HAPPENING?
The Physical Plant Training and Compliance Office has contracted Ventilation Technologies ATS (VentTec), to perform Old Mill duct cleaning activities associated with the Dewey Lounge, 2nd, 3rd and 4th Floor (AHU’s).

VentTec holds Air Systems Cleaning Specialist (ASCS) and Certified Ventilation Inspectors (CVI) certifications through the National Air Duct Cleaners Association (NADCA).

DURATION OF WORK:
Start Date: Monday, May 18, 2015
Completion Date: Wednesday, June 10, 2015
Hours: 7:00am- 3:30pm, Monday – Friday

WHAT TO EXPECT:
During duct cleaning, airflow within the ductwork system will be restricted. The contractor will conduct cleaning and encapsulating activities using equipment that will create noise within the immediate area. The contractor will need full access to Offices, Classrooms, etc. in order to complete the cleaning operation. The University will notify occupants in advance of when the contractor needs access to their respective areas. Areas with dedicated air systems will remain unaffected.

During Duct Cleaning activities, the contractor will access the vertical and horizontal ducts in areas of the Hallways and Rooms. The workers will wear personal and respiratory protection as a precaution. The work areas will be isolated with plastic sheeting, and demarcated with yellow barricade tape during the activity. Access into a work area will be limited. Please use non-work area Hallways for travel whenever possible.

Construction activities may create noise.

CONTACT NUMBERS:
Physical Plant, Training & Compliance Office Phone: (802)656-7233
Physical Plant, Service Operations Support Phone: (802)656-2560

Asbestos Abatement Notice for Bennington House Apartment 112C

ASBESTOS ABATEMENT NOTICE

BUILDINGS AND AREAS AFFECTED:
Bennington House, Apartment 112C

WHAT IS HAPPENING?
To accommodate fire remediation, staff from Training & Compliance Office will remove 4 square feet of ceiling material and encapsulate after.

DURATION OF WORK:
Start Date: Friday, May 8, 2015
Completion Date: Friday, May 8, 2015
Hours: 9:00am- 12:00pm

WHAT TO EXPECT:
During maintenance practices, workers will wear personal and respiratory protection and will use engineering controls. The work area will be demarcated with yellow “Caution, Do Not Enter” tape as well as this notice during the activity.

CONTACT NUMBERS:
Physical Plant, Training & Compliance Office Phone: (802)656-7233
Physical Plant, Service Operations Support Phone: (802)656-2560

 

 

Asbestos Abatement Notice for Chittenden Hall, Room 420

ASBESTOS ABATEMENT NOTICE

BUILDINGS AND AREAS AFFECTED:
Chittenden Hall, Room 420

WHAT IS HAPPENING?
To facilitate renovations, staff from AAC Inc., will be removing a small square of Linoleum
Floor Covering.

DURATION OF WORK:
Start Date:                       Monday, April 20, 2015
Completion Date:             Monday, April 20, 2015
Hours:                              9:00am – 3:00pm

WHAT TO EXPECT:
The material will be removed within a mini-containment and a high efficiency vacuum will be
utilized to provide the containment with negative pressure. During abatement, workers will
wear personal and respiratory protection. The work area will be demarcated with yellow
barricade tape, and posted with an asbestos “Danger” sign as well as this notice during the
activity. Entry to this area should be limited to authorized personnel unless a situation posing
an Immediate Danger to Life and Health (IDLH) occurs, and if possible, this entry should be
made with personal and respiratory protection.

CONTACT NUMBERS:
Physical Plant, Training & Compliance Office                  Phone: (802)656-7233
Physical Plant, Service Operations Support                    Phone: (802)656-2560

Asbestos Abatement Notice for Waterman Building – Basement Boiler Room 001

ASBESTOS ABATEMENT NOTICE

BUILDINGS AND AREAS AFFECTED:
Waterman Building
Basement Boiler Room 001

WHAT IS HAPPENING?
Environmental Hazards Management will be removing 46 Leaner feet of (TSI) Thermal System Insulation and 20 Square feet of Breaching material.

DURATION OF WORK:
Start Date:                                  Monday, March 16, 2015
Completion Date:                       Thursday, March 26, 2015
Hours:                                         6:30 am-4:00 pm

WHAT TO EXPECT:
A containment area under negative pressure will be constructed for the removal process. During abatement, workers will wear personal and respiratory protection.
The containment area will be clearly marked and should not be entered unless a situation posing an Immediate Danger to Life and Health (IDLH) occurs, and if possible, this entry should be made with personal and respiratory protection.

There may be slight noise disturbance.

CONTACT NUMBERS:
Physical Plant, Training & Compliance Office                     Phone: (802)656-7233
Physical Plant, Service Operations Support                       Phone: (802)656-2560

 

Asbestos Abatement Notice for Waterman Building, Room 426

ASBESTOS ABATEMENT NOTICE

BUILDINGS AND AREAS AFFECTED:
Waterman Building – Room 426

WHAT IS HAPPENING?
Environmental Hazards Management will remove 571 Square Feet Acoustical Plaster Ceiling, 571 Square Feet of Floor Tile and Associated Adhesive & 25 Linear Feet Of TSI Thermal System Insulation.

DURATION OF WORK:
Start Date: Monday, March 02, 2015
Completion Date: Friday, March 13, 2015
Hours: 6:30am-4:00pm

WHAT TO EXPECT:
A containment area under negative pressure will be constructed for the removal process. During abatement, workers will wear personal and respiratory protection.
The containment area will be clearly marked and should not be entered unless a situation posing an Immediate Danger to Life and Health (IDLH) occurs, and if possible, this entry should be made with personal and respiratory protection.

There may be slight noise disturbance.

CONTACT NUMBERS:
Physical Plant, Training & Compliance Office Phone: (802)656-7233
Physical Plant, Service Operations Support Phone: (802)656-2560

 

Asbestos Abatement in Rutland House, Apartment 177, 1st Floor Entire Ceiling

ASBESTOS ABATEMENT NOTICE

BUILDINGS AND AREAS AFFECTED:
Rutland House.  Apartment 177 1st floor Entire Ceiling

WHAT IS HAPPENING?
Environmental Hazards Management will be removing 412 square feet Positive ceiling material on the entire 1st floor.

DURATION OF WORK:
Start Date: Monday, February 23, 2015
Completion Date: Thursday, February 26, 2015
Hours: 6:00am-4:00pm

WHAT TO EXPECT:
A containment area under negative pressure will be constructed for the removal process. During
abatement, workers will wear personal and respiratory protection. The containment area will be
clearly marked and should not be entered unless a situation posing an Immediate Danger to Life and Health (IDLH) occurs, and if possible, this entry should be made with personal and respiratory
protection.

There may be slight noise disturbance.

CONTACT NUMBERS:
Physical Plant, Training & Compliance Office Phone: (802)656-7233 Physical Plant,
Service Operations Support Phone: (802)656-2560

Erection of Scaffolding & Stabilization of Paint in Waterman, 5th floor of the main east entry door (397A)

ERECTION OF SCAFFOLDING & STABILIZATION OF PAINT NOTICE

BUILDINGS AND AREAS AFFECTED:
Waterman, 5th floor of the main east entry door (397A)

WHAT IS HAPPENING?
Scaffolding will be erected on the 5th level of the east staircase to enable access to
the ceiling to check the moisture levels. Once the ceiling has been inspected it will
be prepped and painted
.
DURATION OF WORK:
Start Date: Monday, February 23, 2015
Completion Date: Friday, March 27, 2015
Hours: 6:00am-4:00pm (work may be intermittent)

WHAT TO EXPECT:
During maintenance practices, workers will wear personal protection and will use
engineering controls. The work area will be demarcated with yellow “Caution, Do
Not Enter” tape as well as this notice during the activity.

CONTACT NUMBERS:
Physical Plant, Training & Compliance Office Phone: (802)656-7233
Physical Plant, Service Operations Support Phone: (802)656-2560