Facilities Works bulletin board

The table below shows the current works across all four Deakin campuses. Please click on the relevant headline for more information about each project, including contact details of the project manager in case you have any concerns.

For information about major projects, please visit our Facilities Services Projects web page.

Posted Campus Description Start Finish
07/01/2015BurwoodAnnual Window Clean15/01/201513/02/2015
20/11/2014BurwoodRefurbishment works - Building EF24/11/201418/02/2015
10/11/2014BurwoodBurwood Campus Development Phase 2 Renewal Works Project 10/11/201430/06/2015
10/11/2014BurwoodCarpark Closures from Burwood Campus Development Phase 2 Renewal Works Project 10/11/201430/06/2015
15/09/2014Waurn PondsGoodstart Childcare Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus15/09/201431/03/2015
27/08/2014Waurn PondsPreliminary notice - Building fabric upgrade - Building ka06/10/201428/02/2015
27/08/2014BurwoodBuilding fabric upgrade Building X04/10/201428/02/2015
27/08/2014BurwoodBuilding fabric upgrade Building I04/10/201428/02/2015

Annual Window Clean - Burwood

Starts 15/01/2015, finishes 13/02/2015

Facilities Services Division will undertake the annual window cleaning at the Melbourne Burwood Campus between Thursday 15 January and Friday 13 February 2015.

More details will be sent to specific areas, however the schedule may change due to circumstances such as extreme weather conditions or essential building works.

Please try to keep your window sill and the surrounding area clear during this period to allow access to your windows. (Note that safety working standards and access issues may prevent some windows from being cleaned).

The window cleaning contractor has been fully inducted by FSD and has undertaken work at Deakin University for some time. If you are concerned about security or confidentiality, please let us know and we will make other arrangements or reschedule your area for cleaning when you can be present.

For further information, please ring the FSD helpdesk on extension 46246 or email helpdesk@deakin.edu.au



Refurbishment works - Building EF - Burwood

Starts 24/11/2014, finishes 18/02/2015

Works to refurbish areas of Building EF at the Melbourne Burwood Campus (Elgar Road) are scheduled to commence on Monday 24 November with an expected completion date of Wednesday 18 February 2015.

This project will address structural and building elements that include internal lighting, window furniture, wall finishes, door furniture and floor finishes.

In addition there are also external works that include upgrading the roof fascias and guttering, repairing / replacement of external staircases, repairs to external brickwork, alterations to the entry veranda and main entry, realignment of the entry paving and water reticulation management.

We shall endeavour to keep any noise or inconvenience caused by the works to a minimum.

For further information, please contact David Barber in the Facilities Services Division on extension 68199 or email david.barber@deakin.edu.au



Burwood Campus Development Phase 2 Renewal Works Project - Burwood

Starts 10/11/2014, finishes 30/06/2015

Works are scheduled to refurbish the following areas at the Melbourne Burwood Campus with start dates and estimated completion dates illustrated below:

Building Area                Start Date                    Estimated Completion

Site Establishment           10 November 2014           N/A

Fire Main Upgrade            10 November 2014           December 2014

Building EA1-2                 November 2014              T1 2015

Building W1-2                 10 November 2014           March 2015

Building N1-2                  18 November 2014           T1 2015

Building F2-3                   24 November 2014          April 2015

Building E1-3                   28 January 2015 (TBC)     May 2015

Building HE3                    24 February 2015 (TBC)    May 2015

Building G2-3                   30 March 2015                June 2015

Building M Atrium (Pending) February 2015               TBA

Note- Completion dates will be confirmed at a later time

We shall endeavour to keep any noise or inconvenience caused by the works to a minimum.

For further information, please contract Todd Leake on 03 9244 6263 or todd.leake@deakin.edu.au or Alison Fallon on 03 9244 6301 or alison.fallon@deakin.edu.au



Carpark Closures from Burwood Campus Development Phase 2 Renewal Works Project - Burwood

Starts 10/11/2014, finishes 30/06/2015

Please note that the following car parks will be closed during the Burwood Campus Development Phase 2 Renewal Works Project:

·         6  (limited spaces on Level 3 along HE3)

·         18

·         19

·         Behind Building B (between B and W)

·         North end of Building M

Also, as per the Fire Main Upgrade, there will be works on Holland Drive starting from Buildings R and S up to Building M. During the period of 19 November through 19 December the road, at times, will be reduced to one lane of traffic with traffic management in place. Depending on locations of the existing underground services and soil conditions there could be road closures but we hope to keep this to a minimum.

For further information, please contract Nicholson Innes, Parking and Traffic Coordinator, on 03 5227 1011 or parking@deakin.edu.au



Goodstart Childcare Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus - Waurn Ponds

Starts 15/09/2014, finishes 31/03/2015

 

Deakin is constructing a new childcare facility at the Waurn Ponds Campus.

Designed, built and funded by Goodstart Early Learning Centres, the facility will be located on the main entrance to the campus between Baxter and Alfred Deakin Drives.

Construction of the facility will commence in the week commencing 16 June 2014 and will be operational by March 2015.

The existing seven car parks will be demolished and incorporated in to the new facility.

For further information on construction issues, please contact the Project manager Tim Hanley in the Facilities Services Division on extension 72650 or email tim.hanley@deakin.edu.au



Preliminary notice - Building fabric upgrade - Building ka - Waurn Ponds

Starts 06/10/2014, finishes 28/02/2015

This preliminary notice is to advise of pending works to refurbish the North West wing of Building ka at the Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus. The proposed works are scheduled to commence on Monday 6 October and continue to February 2015.

The scope of works includes the installation of new fittings and fixtures including floor and window furnishings, light fittings and lecture theatre seating as well as new mechanical plant and audio visual equipment.

Levels 3, 4 and 5 of the North West wing will be closed during construction however the remaining areas will be open albeit with the possibility of some minor interruptions to pedestrian traffic for short intervals.

We shall endeavour to keep any noise or inconvenience caused by the works to a minimum.

For further information, please contact Scott Annand in Facilities Services Division on 5227 2363 or email scott.annand@deakin.edu.au



Building fabric upgrade Building X - Burwood

Starts 04/10/2014, finishes 28/02/2015

Works to refurbish the existing lecture theatre, foyer, amenities and external areas of Building X at the Melbourne Burwood Campus. The proposed works are scheduled to commence on Saturday 4 October 2014 and continue to February 2015.

The scope of works includes demolition works, new amenities, upgrade of lecture theatre seating, external and internal painting and new carpet.

There may be disruption to pedestrian traffic and ask that directional signage be observed.

We shall endeavour to keep any noise and inconvenience caused by the works to a minimum.

For further information, please contact Chris Gleeson in the Facilities Services Division on extension 46285 or email chris.gleeson@deakin.edu.au



Building fabric upgrade Building I - Burwood

Starts 04/10/2014, finishes 28/02/2015

Works to refurbish lecture theatres 1 and 2, and the adjoining foyer in Building I at the Melbourne Burwood Campus. The proposed works are scheduled to commence on Saturday 4 October 2014 and continue to February 2015.

The scope of works includes the replacement of lecture theatre seating and tablets, painting, new carpet and light fittings.

There may be disruption to pedestrian traffic and ask that directional signage be observed.

We shall endeavour to keep any noise and inconvenience caused by the works to a minimum.

For further information, please contact Chris Gleeson in the Facilities Services Division on extension 46285 or email chris.gleeson@deakin.edu.au




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