Pacific Power is scheduling a power outage on August 29th, 2023. Their substation operations team needs to perform routine maintenance on the transformers in the 35th Street Substation. The outage will begin Tuesday morning at 3:00 am with an estimated completion time of 7:00 am. Please see the list of impacted buildings below.
RAIL Complex and Lagoon Pump
West Irrigation Pumps
Rabbit Research Labs I &II
Farm Service and Storage
Beef Barn/Sheep Barn
Small Animal Lab
Hogg Animal Metabolism Laboratory
James E. Oldfield Animal Teaching Facility
Radiation Center (Reactor Room C136)
Cordley East Temporary Power
Withycombe Temporary Power
What do you need to do to prepare for this outage? Please make sure that all computers, printers, copiers, and other electronic devices are turned off prior to August 29th , 2023. If you have an Uninterruptable Power Supply (UPS), also known as a battery back-up, please be sure to turn it off as well.
Convergint will be conducting annual fire alarm & sprinkler testing. Testing will take place in the buildings listed below. The testing will be brief and include both sounding of alarms and strobes. As part of the testing, building occupants may notice occasional beeping coming from the fire panel and horns and strobe lights activating throughout the building. Signage will be posted on exterior doors while testing is being conducted.
Learning Innovation Center
CH2M Hill Alumni Center
LaSells Stewart Center
Crop Science Bldg.
Oak Creek Bldg.
A.A Red Emmerson Advanced Wood Products Laboratory
Facilities Services will be performing annual load bank testing for the below listed building emergency/ stand-by generators. Each test will take approximately 3 hours. There may be excessive noise and possible exhaust fume odors associated with testing. Each generator will be refueled after testing.
As part of the Radiation Center Mechanical Upgrade Project, there will be a closure of parking lot #3331 near the loading dock of the Radiation Center and the driveway at SW Jefferson Way. The closure is scheduled for Wednesday, July 8, 2020 from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m.
For questions or comments on this closure, contact Construction Manager Jason Lundy at 541-270-0193.