These upcoming power outages will limit your ability to work in many areas and require you to shut down your computer:
Master Substation power outage
On Monday, Oct. 22, from 7 to 7:30 a.m. there will be a power outage to reconnect the Master Substation back-feed to its normal line. With the exception of the Main Injector and the Village, this affects all of Fermilab.
Kautz Road Substation power outage
On Monday, Oct. 29, from 7 to 7:30 a.m. there will be a power outage to install jumpers. This outage will only affect the Main Injector.
Accelerator Division computers and network services outage
On Friday evening, Nov. 2, controls personnel will take down the AD computers and network services in preparation for the Saturday power outage. These systems won’t be back online until noon on Monday, Nov. 5.
Feeder 40 power outage
On Saturday, Nov. 3, from 7 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. there will be a power outage to conduct feeder maintenance. This outage will affect the Linac, cross galleries, the Main Control Room and the AD computer room.
Feeder 44 power outage
On Sunday, Nov. 4, from 7 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. there will be a power outage to conduct feeder maintenance. This outage will affect those areas in Wilson Hall not powered by the emergency generator, including WH5NW and WH8E. The LHC Remote Operations Center will have power, but won’t have a network. “Ask a Scientist” will be moved to CDF.
Central Utility Building power outage
On Sunday, Nov. 4, from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. there will be a cooling outage due to a CUB system outage. This lack of cooling will affect Wilson Hall, Linac gallery, cross gallery, Booster gallery and towers, all the accelerators and the AD computer rooms. FESS personnel will provide temporary cooling for the MCR, Mac room, dispatch, telecom and a few other areas.