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Machine operation schedule

A standard delivery week begins and ends at 08:00 on Monday. Monday 08:00 until Tuesday 08:00 is reserved for maintenance and start-up activities on the accelerators. Tuesday 08:00 until Wednesday 08:00 is used for beamline characterisation and commissioning, and operational beam currents are not guaranteed during this time. The remainder of the week is delivery to users at operational currents.  

Note also that uncertainties relating to COVID-19 mean that parts of this schedule are subject to change at short notice.


Accelerator schedule