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Figure 2. Clockwise from top left: Gemini day crew member Chris Yamasaki performs electronic assembly on GNEST in the Pier Lab. Gemini information systems (IS) engineer Simon Chan connecting IS services to GNEST. Gemini senior optical technician Clayton Ah Hee (left) and Maunakea administrative assistant Joe D’Amato preparing the GNEST cable support. Gemini mechanical technician Cooper Nakayama (right) controls the crane operation, while Clayton (kneeling at left) and Gemini mechanical technicians Rody Kawaihae (kneeling at right, background) and Cy Bagano prep the EC to lift for a fit test on the telescope. Rody, Joe, Christy Cunningham and Clayton (from left to right) after moving the TOPTICA laser from the Level 1 Pier Lab to Level 5. Gemini summit crew member John Randrup (left) and Cooper Nakayama testing LHX, our laser heat exchanger, on the center section of the telescope. 16 GeminiFocus July 2018