Power outage Sept. 4 (affects most of site)

WHAT ARE WE DOING?
There will be site-wide power outage on Wednesday, Sept. 4th, for all Fermilab locations powered by the Master Substation (MSS). This power outage will affect all buildings across the site, except for the Main Injector Areas and the Village.

WHEN WILL THIS OCCUR?
Wednesday, Sept 4; 6:30 a.m. to 7 a.m. Central Time

WHAT IS THE IMPACT TO YOU?

  • WH8-Fiber Central: Expected to remain operational on standby generator power
  • Wilson Hall: Electricity, networking, and cooling will be unavailable in most areas of Wilson Hall
  • FCC building and second and third-floor computer rooms: Expected to remain operational on standby generator power
  • GCC: Expected to remain operational on portable generator power

WHAT DO YOU NEED TO DO?
If your office is in Wilson Hall or any other building that will be without power during this short outage, please shut down your computer and printers before you leave work on Tuesday, Sept 3.