Large Synoptic Survey Telescope (LSST)

Projects - Singular Projects

  • Location: Cerro Pachon (Atacama, Chile)
  • Programme/Customer: AURA (Association of Universities for Research in Astronomy, Inc)
  • Scope of Services:
    • Alt-azimuthal telescope with a monolithic primary mirror of 8.4 m in diameter
    • Complete basic and detail engineering and design services for the telescope mount, motion mechanisms on both axes and motion control
    • Telescope Mount interfaces
    • Equipment purchasing and follow-up of supply
    • Technical assistance for shop construction, erection and testing
    • Technical assistance for erection on site
    • On-site acceptance testing