Table 1. Schedule for the Gemini Project

GEMINI PROJECT MAJOR MILESTONES LIST
IDNameStart 1993199419951996199719981999200020012002
1Submit CDUA - Mauna Kea12/23/93








2 Award Primary Mirror Polishing Contract - Mauna Kea3/14/94








3 Award Enclosure Contract - Mauna Kea 5/25/94








4 Obtain CDUP and ODSA. Start Site Construction - Mauna Kea 10/1/94








5 Award Telescope Fabrication Contract3/15/95








6 Award Coating Plant Contract8/16/95








7 Complete Foundations/Site - Mauna Kea1/31/96








8 Completion of Control System Simulator5/28/96








9 Complete Enclosure - Mauna Kea 4/18/97








10 Complete Coating Plant Site Acceptance - Mauna Kea 5/5/97








11 Completion of Functional Control System 5/29/97








12 Deliver Telescope Structure - Mauna Kea 6/19/97








13 Complete Polishing Primary Mirror - Mauna Kea 6/30/97








14 Delivery of Specification Control System3/24/98








15 Installation of Acquisition Guiding Unit - Mauna Kea 6/17/98








16 Install Chopping Secondary Assembly - Mauna Kea7/13/98








17 Install Primary Mirror - Mauna Kea 7/23/98








18Final Acceptance of First Instrument - Mauna Kea 12/11/98








19 First Light - Mauna Kea12/14/98








20 Acceptance of Control System - Mauna Kea 3/13/00








21 Handover of Operations - Mauna Kea 3/13/00








22 Complete Road Construction - Cerro Pachón 5/26/95








23 Complete Foundations/Site - Cerro Pachón 6/14/96








24 Complete Enclosure - Cerro Pachón 5/15/98








25 Deliver Telescope Structure - Cerro Pachón 10/2/98








26 Complete Polishing Primary Mirror - Cerro Pachón 3/30/99








27 Installation of Acquisition Guiding Unit - Cerro Pachón 1/5/00








28 Complete Coating Plant Site Acceptance - Cerro Pachón 1/31/00








29 Install Primary Mirror - Cerro Pachón 2/17/00








30 Install Chopping Secondary Assembly - Cerro Pachón5/4/00








31 Final Acceptance of First Instrument - Cerro Pachón 6/7/00








32 First Light - Cerro Pachón 6/8/00








33 Acceptance of Control System - Cerro Pachón 6/13/01








34 Handover of Operations - Cerro Pachón6/13/01









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