CAT Chat Minutes

November 10, 2008

Operations, John Quintana

There were 6 faults during the week, with a variety of causes. The Mean Time Between Faults was 70.6 hours and the Percentage of Scheduled Beamtime was 90.05%.

Safety, Tom Barkalow

Barkalow announced that there is an upcoming independent assessment of sealed sources that are large enough to be listed as accountable. Please be sure that these are listed, as well as, labeled correctly. There will also be an independent verification of past corrective actions. Please make sure that the corrective actions have been implemented correctly.

Barkalow also asked that all employees and resident users fill out the Safety Perception Survey that can be found on Inside Argonne.

Next Meeting
The next CAT Chat will be on Monday, November 17, 2008.