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Campus Disruptions Status

Current Works & Disruptions Summary

Current works and disruptions for each campus.

Adelaide City Council roadworks information in the CBD.

Current Works
North Terrace Campus - Areas Affected Start Date Completion Date
North Terrace Campus Roadworks
Eastlink City Tram Extension 27 March 2017 7 April 2017
Lift Maintenance & Annual Testing Program
Power shutdowns - North Terrace
Quarterly Fire System Test
RCD and Distrbution Board planned maintenance
Elder Hall - Void and Walkway December 2016 May 2018
Engineering North / South Buildings - Connector 18 November 2016 May 2017
Engineering Maths Room 211 8 June 2017 8 July 2017
Hartley Mechanical December 2016 June 2017
Kevin Marjoribanks / Nexus10 - Ground Floor & Level 1 10 January 2017 5 June 2017
Botanic High School Construction Works April 2017 December 2018
Roseworthy Campus - Areas Affected Start Date Completion Date
Equine Stables - Amenities Block December 2016 tbc 2017
Roseworthy Hall 2 & Potting sheds 3 July 2017 end August 2017
Waite Campus - Areas Affected Start Date Completion Date
Glycomics Building 20 3 May 2017 31 May 2017

Current Works & Disruptions Details

North Terrace Campus Roadworks

Currently - Nil.

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Eastlink City Tram Extension

From Monday 27 March to Friday 7 April 2017 (7pm to 5am), the Department of Planning, Transport & Industry (DPTI) will be undertaking exploratory works for the planned Eastlink City Tram Extension.  The works will affect North Terrace, between King William Street and East Terrace.

For further information please refer the attached information brochure:  Tram Extension Works

For real time roadworks and traffic information visit Traffic SA Website or call 1300 030 919.

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Power Shutdowns - North Terrace

Hughes and Kenneth Wills Buildings

There is an need to carry out essential rectification improvement works to the main electrical switchboard feeding the Hughes and Kenneth Wills Buildings.

It has been agreed that the shutdown works in the Hughes and Wills Buildings will occur on Saturday 23rd September 2017 commencing at 6:30am and concluding at 9:30am.

The works will result in all light and power being shut down during the stated time, and we would request that all equipment that may be affected by this work be appropriately turned off on the previous evenings or on the morning prior to the shutdown time, so that there are no adverse effects as a result of our work

Please note: Temporary generator power backup will be supplied to the Security office - Level 4 Kenneth Wills Building. This will require a short 5 minute power outage to Security to allow for the changeover of supply.

Queries should be directed to Maintenance Service Centre :  Ben Hatcher – 8313 8223 or  ben.hatcher@adelaide.edu.au

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Quarterly Fire System Test

The Braggs Building

As part of the University's planned maintenance activities, O'Connors wish to conduct mandatory air conditioning shut-down checks in conjunction with Chubb Fire as part of their planned quarterly fire test in The Braggs Building on 28 June 2017 - commencing at 6:00am and concluding at 8:00am.

The testing shall result in the air conditioning and essential fans intermittently cycling on or off during the above time.

Queries should be directed to Maintenance Service Centre Bruce Lawson – 8313 8368 or  bruce.lawson@adelaide.edu.au

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Lift Maintenance & Testing Program - North Terrace

As part of our contractual arrangement, general lift maintenance will be undertaken on a regular basis on all North Terrace Lifts to ensure compliance and avoid major disruptions.

To view the Annual Inspection Schedule visit: Lift Inspection - Annual Schedule

Queries should be directed to Maintenance Service Centre :  Tony Reynolds – 8313 4250 or  tony.reynolds@adelaide.edu.au

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RCD and Distribution Board Planned Maintenance

As part of the University's planned maintenance activities, Spotless Electrical will be undertaking mandatory testing of Residual Current Devices (RCDs) and Distribution Boards (DBs). The testing will result in RCDs and DBs being intermittently turned off for about 15 min on all power and lighting circuits in the building. We request that all equipment that may be affected by this work be appropriately turned off on the previous evenings or on the morning prior to the shutdown time, so that there are no adverse effects as a result of these activities.

Current Planned Program of shutdown activity:

Barr Smith South Building - 1 July 2017, 6:00 - 8:00am

Johnson Building - 27 June 2017, 6:00 - 8:00am

Queries should be directed to Maintenance Service Centre :  Ben Hatcher – 8313 8223 or  ben.hatcher@adelaide.edu.au

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Hartley Mechanical

Works involve extending the chilled and hot water pipework from the Schulz basement into and around the Hartley Building to upgrade the air conditioning.

Two air handling units will be replaced in this first stage including one for the Hartley Concert Hall.

This work will be staged and sequenced to minimise impact and disruption for occupants of the building. Eg: connection to pipework under the floor in G21 will be coordinated when occupants relocate from this room in May. (date to be confirmed). The systems being replaced are not likely to be commissioned until June.

Queries should be directed to Capital Projects, Rob Hutson -  robert.hutson@adelaide.edu.au or mb:0414 613 550

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Glycomics Building 20 - Waite Campus

Refurbishment works to the Glycomics building will commence 3rd May with an anticipated completion of 31st May.

Queries should be directed to Capital Projects, Mark Branson - mark.branson@adelaide.edu.au  or mb:0477 775 883

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Elder Hall - Void and Walkway

Works are underway to replace the damaged walkway along the northern perimeter of the Elder Hall, expected to take up to eighteen months.  The scope will include the removal of the 1961 extension to the Elder Hall.

Scaffolding to the rear of Elder Hall is programmed to be removed 17-19 April (mid-semester break)

Conservation work is planned to be completed by late April.  Affected Music School staff are being relocated with access to the northern entrance of the Elder hall being maintained for most of the period of demolition.

Further work is planned for the latter part of 2017 with completion in May 2018.

Replacement of damaged paving and the void structure below the original walkway is currently being scheduled. These works will impact circulation around Elder Hall and diversions will be put in place.  Given the nature of the works, considerable noise impact is expected to the immediate areas and affected areas will be notified ahead of time.

Queries should be directed to Capital Projects, Gerry Rodgers – gerry.rodgers@adelaide.edu.au or 08 8313 3992.

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Engineering Maths Room211 - DSTG Fitout

Refurbishment / fitout works are underway in EM211.  Works are scheduled for completion 8 July 2017

Queries should be directed to Capital Projects, Marc Fiorili -  marco.fiorili@adelaide.edu.au  or mb: 0437 815 044.

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Schulz Basement / Air Conditioning

The Hartley mechanical works will involve upgrades and changes to existing pumps and plant located in the Schulz basement. This work may involve some temporary isolation of services within the Schulz including power and air conditioning isolations. Further notices will be posted for planned isolations , normally out of hours to minimise inconvenience.

Queries should be directed to Capital Projects, Rob Hutson -  robert.hutson@adelaide.edu.au or mb:0414 613 550

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Botanic High School Construction Works

Located on From Road north of the Medical School North Building (old UniSA Reid Building).  The construction program has commenced (April 2017 and will go through to the end of 2018.

Piling works is due to commence on Saturday morning 22/7/17.  Piling works should be completed within 3 to 4 weeks.  During this period we will also need to undertake dynamic testing (3 weeks away).  The dynamic testing will involve 15 large hits of various piles (similar force to a driven pile).  This will be disruptive for the NMR users and potentially the animal house.

Queries should be direct to Capital Projects Delivery: Greg Badger - greg.badger@adelaide.edu.au or mob: 0416 278 120.

The piling times are as follows:

PILING – Lend Lease

NMR USERS - UniSA

Monday – Friday

Morning Period (6:00am – 12:00pm)

Vibration causing construction works can take place on site.

UniSA to coordinate booking system to ensure that experiments with sensitive samples are not undertaken during this time period.

Midday Period (12:00pm – 01:00pm)

No vibration causing construction works to take place on site.

UniSA have a 1 hour period of “quiet time” to complete experiments with more sensitive samples.

Afternoon Period (01:00pm – 06:00pm)

Vibration causing construction works can take place on site, unless UniSA advises scheduled “quiet time” is required during the afternoon period for sensitive experiments. Noting that once piling commences, the duration is approximately 1 hour per pile. To be coordinated between UniSA-BN & LL-BC.

Overnight Period (06:00pm – 06:00am)

No vibration causing construction works to take place on site.

UniSA to use 12 hour time slot to undertake experiments with more sensitive samples during this period.

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 Roseworthy Hall 2, Potting Sheds & Glasshouses

Demolition of Roseworthy Residential Hall 2a, b and c; potting shed, glasshouses, House 29a.

Demolition works are scheduled to commence 3 July 2017 with completion by end August 2017.

Queries should be directed to Capital Projects, Michael Brewer -  michael.brewer@adelaide.edu.au or mb: 0438 785 202.

 

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