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Ohio University is open; the transformer failure that temporarily closed the West Union Street Office Center on Wednesday has been fixed. The building will reopen for business on Thursday morning.

OIT Tech Support can still be reached by calling 3-1222.
 
 
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May 27, 2015 8:15 p.m. AEP technicians have restored power to the West Union Street Office Center. The building will reopen for normal business operations on Thursday morning.


May 27, 2015 6:25 p.m. AEP technicians are on site at the West Union Street Office Center. Repair work is underway and crews anticipate power to the building will be restored after 8 p.m.

OIT Tech Support can still be reached by calling 3-1222. After a brief recorded message, the call will transfer to the OHIO switchboard. Switchboard staff can enter your request as a work order. You also can place a support request online at http://www.ohio.edu/oitech.


May 27, 2015 11:40 a.m. This morning at approximately 10:30 a.m. American Electric Power (AEP) experienced a transformer failure that is affecting the West Union Street Office Center (WUSOC). Ohio University officials closed the building at 11:10 a.m. until after 5 p.m. today (May 27).

AEP Technicians are on the scene and continuing to evaluate the situation. We anticipate that power will be restored after 5 p.m. today (May 27).

OIT Tech Support can still be reached by calling 3-1222. After a brief recorded message, the call will transfer to the OHIO switchboard. Switchboard staff can enter your request as a work order. You also can place a support request online at http://www.ohio.edu/oitech.

 

 
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Further Information

May 27, 2015 8:15 p.m. AEP technicians have restored power to the West Union Street Office Center. The building will reopen for normal business operations on Thursday morning.


May 27, 2015 6:25 p.m. AEP technicians are on site at the West Union Street Office Center. Repair work is underway and crews anticipate power to the building will be restored after 8 p.m.

OIT Tech Support can still be reached by calling 3-1222. After a brief recorded message, the call will transfer to the OHIO switchboard. Switchboard staff can enter your request as a work order. You also can place a support request online at http://www.ohio.edu/oitech.


May 27, 2015 11:40 a.m. This morning at approximately 10:30 a.m. American Electric Power (AEP) experienced a transformer failure that is affecting the West Union Street Office Center (WUSOC). Ohio University officials closed the building at 11:10 a.m. until after 5 p.m. today (May 27).

AEP Technicians are on the scene and continuing to evaluate the situation. We anticipate that power will be restored after 5 p.m. today (May 27).

OIT Tech Support can still be reached by calling 3-1222. After a brief recorded message, the call will transfer to the OHIO switchboard. Switchboard staff can enter your request as a work order. You also can place a support request online at http://www.ohio.edu/oitech.

 

 
Critical Incident

If an emergency is a critical incident, or becomes a critical incident, you can find information through:

  • Ohio University's Homepage
  • Your campus e-mail (@ohio.edu accounts)
  • Text message
  • Ohio University’s Facebook and Twitter accounts
  • Campus televisions connected to CATvision
  • Outdoor emergency notification system
  • 740.597.1800 for a recorded message (on Athens campus, 7-1800)
  • Non-tech methods (on-the-ground teams, bullhorns, posted alerts, etc.)
 
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If you have questions about the University's emergency notification system, please send an e-mail to etm@ohio.edu
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