News & Alerts
Johns Hopkins Facilities & Real Estate News Headlines
In May, JHFRE honored four employees for their excellence during the first quarter of 2016. Employees nominated their co-workers. The VP and Directors selected the following honorees:...Click here to read more.
Facilities professionals from Kangwon National University in South Korea visited the Homewood Campus and Plant Operations on Wednesday, January 20. ...Click here to read more.
When the east coast was slammed with a storm called Jonah, beginning Friday, January 22, our Homewood Campus Plant Operations were there throughout the duration and well after. ...Click here to read more.
As you may know, fire alarms are tested quarterly in each building on the Homewood Campus. The schedule for these tests can always be found here. In addition to these quarterly tests, the Baltimore City fire code requires an annual unannounced fire drill with full building evacuation. The evacuation drill has historically been scheduled separately from the other tests or recorded de facto through real fire and non-fire alarm events. ...Click here to read more.
On Saturday November 7th, from approximately 6 AM through 2 PM, there will be construction activity in the Levering Plaza associated with a project at Ames Hall. ...Click here to read more.
Safety must always come first on the Homewood Campus, and in this case, it meant saying goodbye to an old guardian....Click here to read more.
Due to the impending weather, we would like remind everyone to check the windows in your office, classrooms and throughout your department. Please make sure they are closed and secured this evening and through the upcoming weekend. ...Click here to read more.
Fire Alarms are tested quarterly in each building on the Homewood Campus, between the hours of 7:30 and 9:00 a.m. An adjustment in scheduling has been made and the testing will be conducted this week (instead of last week) for the buildings mentioned below. ...Click here to read more.
Starting on July 1st, 2015, the hourly rates for general maintenance services are increasing for FY16....Click here to read more.
In February 2013, JHU Facilities Management and Johns Hopkins Real Estate merged to become Johns Hopkins Facilities & Real Estate.
Starting on Monday, March 30th, one of the few remaining vestiges of the former organizations – our web address – is being updated to reflect our current identity. We have been using the http://fm.jhu.edu web address for years, but it is time to retire the FM acronym. It will now be replaced with JHFRE, changing our web address to http://jhfre.jhu.edu. ...Click here to read more.
Homewood Area Alerts & Outages
There are no reported outages on campus at this time....Click here to read more.
Facilities Management will be conducting a steam outage for the Homewood campus beginning Friday, Aug. 15. The outage will begin at 6 p.m. and last approximately 10-12 hours. ...Click here to read more.
Hackerman Hall, Mason Hall and the South Garage will experience full power outages during the overnight two days next week in order to tie in Malone Hall to the electric grid. We have worked with building representatives to minimize disruption to the regular building schedules....Click here to read more.
Fire Alarm Testing
Fire alarms are tested in every building in March, June, September and December each year.