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On 16 October between 12 p.m. and 4 p.m.

Evacuation on Essen campus due to bomb disposal

von Mirco Michel | 2013-10-16 09:26:20


Dear colleagues, dear staff members, dear students, dear all,

today the smooth running of our semester start will be severely interrupted on Essen campus. Due to a bomb disposal in the adjacent quarter „Grüne Mitte“ the campus in Essen will be closed down completely between 12.00 and 16.00 hrs. This applies to all buildings.

Please note the following instructions carefully:

• All buildings on Essen campus between Universitätsstraße/Gladbecker Str./Reckhammerweg and Segerothstraße as well as Altendorfer Str. 3 (Zentrum für Türkei-Studien), Altendorfer Str. 7-9 and Weststadttürme at Berliner Platz will be evacuated. The Cinemaxx will be shut down as well.

• Do leave the buildings and the area adjacent to Essen campus and all buildings mentioned above at noon (12.00 hrs).

• In the buildings on campus you will hear the signal for fire alarm. This means you will have to leave immediatley. All doors will be closed from 13.15 hrs onwards.

• At 13.30 hrs no one is allowed to stay in the buildings T01/02 and V13 to V17 (evacuation zone; for map see our homepage) and in the open in between. All neighbouring streets will be blocked. The U-Bahn stations Universitätsstraße and Berliner Platz will be closed down as well.

• All cafeterias, students‘ restaurants and libraries on Essen campus will be closed between 12.00 and 16.00 hrs.

• The shuttle bus that runs between campus Essen and campus Duisburg will leave campus Duisburg at 10.30 hrs for the last time today. It will leave campus Essen at 11.30 hrs for the last time today. Afterwards the service will be discontinued for today.

All staff members on Essen campus will have to leave at 12.00 hrs. and will be off duty. As to the exact regulations how to claim the respective time for your GLAZ account you will receive an e-mail by HR. Staff members who work off campus in Schützenbahn, Gladbecker Straße, Leimkugelstraße, Holzstraße, Ellernstraße are not affected. Anyone working in „Weststadt Carree“ Thea-Leymann-Straße 9 (Mathematics) can continue working and can leave the building via Theas-Leymann-Straße, since the entrance at Altendorfer Straße will be closed between 13.30 and about 15.00 hrs.

For general questions please contact our infoline between 9.00 and 16.00 hrs.
Campus Duisburg: (0203) 379-1800
Campus Essen: (0201) 183-4949

Kind regards,
Univ.-Prof. Dr. Ulrich Radtke
Dr. Rainer-Ambrosy