CAT Chat Minutes

December 3, 2007

Operations Update, Mark Beno

After a few weeks of problems, this has been a good week. We were at 98.07% of scheduled beamtime and 87.9 hours of meantime between faults.

Safety, Edmund Chang

Edmund Chang extended a word of caution regarding the use of bicycles and other riding equipment in the ring. Traffic must slow down.

The inspections for December will be conducted in 431Z and Sectors 5, 6, and 10. Also, there will be a spot check of Class 4 lasers in December.

Comments/questions , Mark Beno :

Reminder: The APS/Users Monthly Operations Meting is at 2:30 today, Monday, December 2, 2007.

There will be no Ops Meeting next week, as the DOE Review is being held on December 10-13, 2007. There may be beamline tours on Tuesday, December 11, 2007. Due to limited seating capacity, the DOE Review Meeting is not open to the public.

Next Meeting:

The next CAT Chat meeting will be held on December 10, 2007.