Health & Safety

Curtin Hall Montage

 Curtin Hall

Building #1957
3242 N. Downer Avenue
Built: 1974
Space: 117,189 gsf
Nine stories plus basement and penthouses

  • Thermal System Insulation (TSI):
    • All thermal system insulation (TSI) sampled to date has been asbestos-free insulation except for pipe saddle insulation and the insulation on the Bell & Gossett horizontal heat exchangers in the mechanical rooms.
    • All B50B generator exhaust insulation samples (4) have been negative.
    • Saddle insulation on utilities may be asbestos block insulation.
  • Interior walls are wallboard over metal studs. We are not aware of any acoustical plaster.
  • All original twelve inch floor tile is VAT; all original mastic is ACM.
  • Ceiling tile throughout the building is homogenous and is asbestos-free.
  • Spray-on decking insulation in basement mechanical rooms is asbestos-free. Spray-on is also located in various other areas of the building. Please see the Asbestos Inventory for other sample locations.
  • Fire-rated doors have an asbestos core; other door compositions are unknown. Elevator hoist-way doors are asbestos-free.
  • Please see the Curtin Hall Abatement Project Log, or DOA-DSF #02B2A Classroom/Instructional Technology Improvements for additional information.
  • Please see the UWM Asbestos Inventory for additional information. .pdf document, Adobe Acrobat required
  • DOA-DSF Wisconsin Asbestos-Lead Management System (WALMS) room-by-room inspection performed Summer 2005. Please see the WALMS database for additional asbestos/lead survey