CAT Chat Minutes

October 8, 2007

Operations Update, Mark Beno

The work being conducted at the SPX facility may affect the beamline.


  • Power Supply-- resolved
  • Beamline -- LOVE controllers
  • RF


  • 99.3 % -- Beamtime
  • 145 Hrs. -- Meantime between faults

Safety, Tom Barkalow

The high and moderate work assessment being conducted by EQO will take place on Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday. The affect this assessment will have on the user community is low.

There will be a Chemical Management assessment in the next two weeks and will last approximately one week. This may affect the user community. Some of the things they may be looking at will include handling and storage procedures for chemicals.


Sprint is now available on the experiment hall floor.

Next Meeting:

The next CAT Chat meeting will be held on Monday, October 15, 2007, at 3:00 p.m.