-- BobVitale? - 08 Jan 2006

School of Engineering Electrical Power and HVAC Reliability

Historical Losses due to Electrical Failures

Electrical Failure of 8/27/05

Template to Report Losses from Power Failure 8/27/05
Please download, fill in your lost time, failed equipment and email to

_Prelimary report for losses from PBSci activities on this power failure._


  • Reduce system and personnel down time loss due to power failures.
  • Reduce and eliminate equipment failures that seem to be part due to poor power quality or HVAC failures.
  • Provide monitoring of how well the power distribution system and HVAC systems are working.
  • Plan and implement redundant systems, backup sources of power, cooling and networking to keep systems running during extended power outages.

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