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Safe Operating Recommendations for ING Seeing Monitors

The equipment on the ING Seeing Tower needs to be protected from bad weather and the remote-controlled Dome is the first line of defence. The Dome itself is vulnerable to ice and snow, and also to high winds, particularly when open. There are Orderly Shutdown Procedures for the seeing monitor equipment in case of lightning or snow storms were updated in December 2007. This page is to outline conditions under which the ING Seeing equipment can be safely operated and recommend safe procedures for the protection of both equipment and personnel.

Protecting Equipment

Protecting ING Personnel


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