UTILITY POWER SERVICE INTERRUPTION NOTIFICATION

Date: 
Monday, June 13, 2016

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:  Wednesday, June 15, 2016 - start 02:00 PM / end 11:00 PM AND
Thursday June 16, 2016 - start 7:00 AM / end 7:00 PM
 
 
SCHEDULED TIME:  Intermittent power outages - events lasting up to 40 minutes each 
 
REASON:  Programming & testing of co-generation plant turbine controls, primary power relays, breaker control systems to implement 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 where present – please check with your facility manager.  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. The outages will vary by location, vary by duration, and vary by time of day. The outage will not affect the total campus or any one location for the total duration of the testing period.
 
 
At this time, we do not anticipate any further planned outages for this year.