MAINTENANCE: Electricity in FXB and Bldg. 2, Fri. 2/26, 6am

On Friday, February 26th at 6:30 am, there will be a power shutdown in FXB to test emergency power in the BSL-3 on the 4th Floor.

This shutdown will impact the following:

  • FXB All Floors (B, G, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7)  Normal Power
  • SPH-2 Floors 1, 2, & HCCM Barrier Mouse Facility – Normal Power

HSPH Operations is anticipating a shutdown of no longer than 30 Minutes. During the shutdown, there will be a 15-second delay when switching from normal to emergency power and the switch back to normal power. All sensitive electronics (laptops/computers, lab equipment) should be powered off. The buildings will be operating on normal power by no later than 7:00 AM.

FMO operators & electricians will be on-site monitoring all systems along with Siemens Controls monitoring the building management system.

Contact the Operations Office at 617-432-1152 or with power related questions or concerns.

IT will have have staff standing by on-site to assist with any computing needs.

Contact the IT Helpdesk at (617) 432-4357 or email with any computing questions or concerns.

Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health
Department of Information Technology