Service Interruption Notice

Electricity - ESC, B1 and B2 - June 19th, 2021

What is happening?

Electrical shutdown of normal power at ESC (6), B1 (7) and B2 (13)

Reason: Replacement of medium voltage cabling.

When is this happening?

Saturday, June 19th between 7:00am-7:00pm

Where is this happening?

ESC (6), B1 (7) and B2 (13)

How does this affect the UW community?

Normal power will be off to entire buildings for the duration of the shutdown.

Power door operators and elevators will be out of service during this time. Individuals who require use of this equipment to access the building should make alternate arrangements.

Computer equipment should be shut down in an orderly fashion (particularly UNIX systems.) For further information or assistance, contact the IST Service Desk,, ext. 44357.

Who to contact for more information?

Rob Smith (

This work must be performed at this time, and cannot be rescheduled.