Aug. 2, 2018
There will be a complete electrical outage in the main building at Discovery Park beginning Saturday, Aug. 11 at 7 p.m. through Sunday, Aug. 12 at noon. The outage is to allow UNT Facilities employees to connect two new transformers to the building.
Lab equipment, the data center and other equipment that is currently connected to the backup generator will remain powered during the shutdown. All offices, general public areas and lab equipment not connected to the backup generator will be down during the outage. The process chilled water loop for water-cooled lab equipment will not be active during this time.
All staff are encouraged to turn all computers and equipment off prior to the start of the outage. Please vacate the building no later than 5 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 11. You may return to power up your computers and equipment after the shutdown period ends on Sunday, Aug. 12 at noon.
Significant planning has taken place with Discovery Park organizations to identify any special requirements during this outage. If you have questions or need more information, please contact Scott Harris at 940-369-8112.