Power Shutdown: Abel Smith Lecture Theatre

14 Feb 2023

Please be advised there will be an outage to the whole electrical supply in Abel Smith Lecture Theatre (23) to allow for the connection of new sub mains from Substation 24.

The Abel Smith Lecture Theatre will be closed for the duration of the works listed below.

Affected areas


  • Start: Saturday 18 February 2023 
  • Finish: Saturday 18 February 2023 
  • Times: 5:30am to 7:30am

Work details

The outage will facilitate the connection of new electrical submains from Sub 24.

These works are part of a larger scope of works to replace the Sub 1 low voltage main switchboard.

A large portion of pre-works have already been completed to ensure the outage is as short as possible.

Project details

Portion of works as part of Sub 1 MSB replacement.


James Dwyer, Senior Electrical Infrastructure Engineer (P&F):

Marcus Gregory, N&P Electrical Contractors:

We apologise for the inconvenience this may cause and thank you for your understanding during this time.

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