Scheduled power outage Richardson Lab

Posted 2014 Aug 21 A planned power outage will affect Richardson Laboratory and Etherington Hall on Wednesday, August 27th between 7:00 am and 7:30 am while Physical Plant Services (PPS) engineers and contractors isolate cabling in a duct bank that will soon be affected by the roadwork construction occurring along George Street. See more information regarding the roadwork construction.

The passenger elevators in Richardson Laboratory (EL1161) and Etherington Hall (EL1281) will be shutdown at 3:30 pm on Tuesday, August 26th and will be restored to service at 8 am on Wednesday, August 27th. There are no fire safety implication arising from this outage as the fire alarm panels and emergency exit lighting for both buildings will remain powered by batteries.PPS trades will attend to both buildings when power is restored to ensure that all refrigeration equipment and building systems are operational.

Building occupants are reminded to shutdown all computers and research equipment prior to leaving for the day on Tuesday, August 26th.