Campus-wide -Electrical Shutdown

Date: 
Tuesday, March 8, 2016

UTILITY POWER SERVICE INTERRUPTION NOTIFICATION
 
LOCATIONS:  SLUG / MERRILL / FACKLER SUB-STATIONS 
AFFECTING CAMPUS-WIDE ALL UPPER CAMPUS FACILITIES

 
UTILITY AFFECTED:  Electrical - primary utility power to main upper campus 
 
SCHEDULED DATE:  Monday, March 21, 2016 - start 02:00 PM / end 11:00 PM

 
 
SCHEDULED TIME:  Intermittent power outages - 5 to 8 events lasting up to 40 minutes each
 

REASON:  Programming & testing of co-generation plant turbine controls, primary power relays, breaker control systems to inform modifications that allow seamless power transfer to turbine in event of unplanned utility outage.   
Intermittent service interruptions are expected during the testing window identified above.  When service interruptions occur, emergency & standby generators will operate.  Interruptions may last for up to 40 minutes each and will be kept to as minimal a duration as safely possible.
We ask all steps be taken to minimize risk, during service interruptions.
See attached list of buildings affected.
 
REQUESTED BY:  Rhonda Tramble - PP&C Senior Electrical Engineer

 
PHONE:  9-2733                                  CELL:  588-1779
TODAY'S DATE:  03/08/16

 
PLEASE NOTIFY ALL UNITS AND/OR DEPARTMENTS IN YOUR BUILDING OR AREA THAT WILL BE AFFECTED BY THIS UTILITY SHUTDOWN AND TEST. FOR ELECTRICAL SHUTDOWNS, BE SURE THAT ALL COMPUTER TERMINALS IN YOUR AREA ARE TURNED OFF BEFORE THE SCHEDULED TIME.  THANK YOU FOR YOUR COOPERATION.
 
FOR FURTHER QUESTIONS OR INFORMATION, PLEASE CONTACT THE "REQUESTER" OR THE PHYSICAL PLANT SERVICE CENTER WORK CONTROL DESK AT 459-4444.