New FIB-SEM Installation

New FIB-SEM Installation

Follow the installation of the New FIB-SEM in the University instrumentation center and the new UIC Imaging Core Construction.

 

April 2nd, 2014

The Crates have arrived!

SEM Crate    SEM Power supply Crate

 

 

April 7th, 2014

The unpacking begins

SEM Power Supply   New Lyra SEM Wrapped up  

SEM in pieces

 

 

April 10th, 2014

The system is pumping down and being calibrated

Lyra SEM pumping down

 

 

UIC Imaging Core Construction

June 19th, 2014

The walls have been removed

Imaging Core Construction Wall Removal   Imaging Core Wall Removal 2

 

 

June 26th, 2014

The Library Stairs have been removed

Imaging Core Construction Satirs Gone

 

 

July 2nd, 2014

The metal studs have been installed

Imaging Core Installation of Wall studs   Imaging core installation of wall studs 2  

The new entrance has been cut into the wall

Imaging Core New Entrance wall cut

 

 

July 17th, 2014

Sheet rock has been installed on the walls

Imaging Core Hallway being sheetrocked     Imaging Core SEM Room being sheetrocked

Hallway outside of office                                                 SEM Room

Imaging Core TEM room being Sheetrocked

TEM Room

 

 

July 22nd, 2014

The trench between Parsons Hall and Iddles has been dug.

Trench in Parsons courtyard between Parsons Hall and Iddles

 

Trench in Parsons courtyard between Parsons Hall and Iddles 2

 

July 31st, 2014

Craning the vertical duct work into place to lower it down through the roof.

Craning Duct work to roof  Craning Duct work to roof

 

Craning fan unit to roof

Craning fan unit to roof  Craning fan unit to roof

 

Craning fan unit to roof  Craning fan unit to roof

 

Craning fan unit to roof

 

 

The Rooms have been painted

SEM room painted  Lab Painted

 

Pipes in the trench

Pipes in trench

 

August 7th, 2014

More Interior Pictures

Ceiling Grid work is up

Ceiling Grid in Lab  Ceiling Grid in SEM room

 

Pipe Trench is filled in

Ditch filled in

 

August 11th, 2014

Stairway has been removed for TEM Delivery

Missing Stairway

 

New Flooring has been poured

New Flooring

 

New Case work and Fume hood being installed

Case work and Fume Hood

 

More Casework

 

August 14th, 2014

TEM Removal from Kendall Hall

TEM wrapped up in Kendall Hall  TEM being fork lifted out of Kendall Hall

 

TEM being loaded onto truck for Parsons Hall

 

August 15th, 2014

TEM arival at Parsons Hall

TEM coming through window at Parsons Hall   TEM suspended by chains

TEM in new lab

TEM in new Lab

 

August 21st, 2014

New Stairs being installed

New stairs in Parsons Hall

 

Labs almost finished

Teaching Lab  Research Lab

Research Lab  Teaching Lab

 

September 17th, 2014

Instruments all moved into new facility

New Lyra SEM in New Facility  TEM in new facility

 

 

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