UPS Testing at Various St Lucia Buildings

15 Dec 2021

Please be advised, there will be 6 monthly UPS testing to Precinct 3 at the St Lucia Campus as per preventative maintenance program attached

Affected Areas

  • Prentice (42) – Rooms 215A, 222, 503, 506, 513, 516
  • Sir James Foots (47A) – Room 610
  • JD Story (61) – Room 601
  • AEB (49) – R0om 120
  • Hawken Engineering 50 – Room 131
  • BWC (61A) – Room 560A
  • Priestly (67) – Room 940
  • Building 69 – Room 107
  • Chemistry Building (68) – Rooms 102, 206, 211, 311, 331, 1202
  • Molecular Bioscience (76) – Rooms 111, 127, 127B, 160A, 160, 348, 346, 404A, 409, 409A, 419, 441A, 457, 511, 513A, 541, 901

When

  • Start: Monday, 10 January 2022
  • Finish: Monday, 24 January 2022
  • Times: 6:00am to 3:30pm
    • Please check attached schedule for specific details

Work details

  • Visually inspect UPS equipment for loose cables and connections, burned insulation and any other signs of wear.
  • UPS filters to be checked and changed as required.
  • UPS equipment and enclosures to be vacuumed and cleaned.
  • Equipment to be infrared (IR) scanned.  This will identify if any hot spots exist, and whether any loose connections on buss bars, wire connections and overloaded breakers and relays exist within the equipment.
  • All above maintenance tasks will be none invasive and unless repairs are needed, the UPS
  • won’t be switched off or placed into battery test. Internal bypass test will still be performed. 

Contact

James Tindal, Brody Lucas, Supervisor

We apologise for the inconvenience this may cause and thank you for your patience during this time. For more information on campus shutdowns, disruptions and road closures please refer to the Property and Facilities Division Road and buildings works page.

Questions and feedback:

PF Assist
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