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Current Events August 15 ARIEL Snapshot 15 August 2014 ICM hermetic unit inspected, cleaning in process. EACA leak-checked, aligned. Second HVPS being commissioned. Beamlines installation in tunnel has commenced. Emittance measurements were taken in ELBT. RF Deflector calibrated with beam.
Current Events August 16 ARIEL Snapshot 16 August 2013 The high voltage power supply for the 290 kW klystron has been received at TRIUMF.
Current Events August 2 ARIEL Snapshot 02 August 2013 Permanent Badge Room put into service and east exits from Main Office Bldg restored. The application for Operating Licence for VECC_ICM was submitted to CNSC. VFD for water cooling main system installed. Prototype stand design has been released for manufacturing.
Current Events August 22 ARIEL Snapshot 22 August 2014 Successful HPRF test to 150kW-rated load for second klystron and power supply. EACA on the beamline, connections on-going.
Current Events August 23 ARIEL Snapshot 23 August 2013 Installation of high voltage power supply for the 300 kW klystron (KPS1) on the e-hall roof is complete. The first ARIEL 9-cell cavity reached 10MV/m at Q=3e9 - will now be shipped to FNAL for degassing. Second  batch of quadrupoles have arrived. Cold Box & Klystron were placed in final position. Following promising FLUKA calculations of power deposition on the 100 kW beam dump, design now proceeds to thermal and stress analysis and detailed design.
Current Events August 29 ARIEL Snapshot 29 August 2014 Target dates for September milestones set. Steady progress by Remote Handling team on tuning dump components, incl. beam dump insert and Pb shield.
Current Events August 3 ARIEL Snapshot 03 August 2012 Vendors for the quads and EMBD:MB0 analyzer dipole magnet have been selected. The "LHe cryogenic transfer lines" tender package was issued. The power coupler test station in the VECC test area is back on line after the crane installation.
Current Events August 30 ARIEL Snapshot 30 August 2013 LN2 vaporizer installed (see photo). Two couplers fully conditioned in the Power Coupler Test Station. ARIEL cavity #1 shipped to FNAL for degassing, #2 ready for testing, #3 and #4 in fabrication - inner cells complete.
Current Events August 5 ARIEL Snapshot 05 August 2011 Klystron contract awarded to CPI. Electron gun 350 KV power supply has arrived. The Demolition/Excavation package went to tender on Aug 5, 2011. Stores construction is proceeding well. Completion is expected September 23, 2011.
Current Events August 8 ARIEL Snapshot 08 August 2014 Main linac cryomodule (EACA) waveguide supports in place, power splitter, phase shifter installed. Beam tests of rf deflector completed. Simulations for the 10kW de-rated dump shielding completed.


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