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
31/08/2015BurwoodInfrastructure upgrade and road closure between Buildings K and N Sunday 6 September06/09/201506/09/2015
31/08/2015Waurn PondsRefurbishment works Building LA07/09/201509/10/2015
31/08/2015WaterfrontAutomation of windows Waterfront Kitchen01/09/201508/09/2015
21/08/2015Waurn PondsRefurbishment works to gymnasium Building DA14/09/201511/10/2015
21/08/2015Waurn PondsDining hall Building jb31/08/201510/09/2015
13/08/2015Waurn PondsTree pruning22/08/201523/12/2015
04/08/2015BurwoodRefurbishment works Building LA10/08/201506/11/2015
07/07/2015Waurn PondsStairwell upgrade Building ka31/08/201530/09/2015
23/02/2015BurwoodBuilding M and new Atrium Project24/02/201530/11/2016

Infrastructure upgrade and road closure between Buildings K and N Sunday 6 September - Burwood

Starts 06/09/2015, finishes 06/09/2015

There will be a full road closure between Buildings K and N at the Melbourne Burwood Campus. Works are scheduled for Sunday 6 September between the hours of 7.30 am to 5 pm daily.

This will allow for a necessary infrastructure upgrade under the road.

Traffic management and signage will be in place throughout this time.

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 03 9246 8199 or email david.barber@deakin.edu.au

 



Refurbishment works Building LA - Waurn Ponds

Starts 07/09/2015, finishes 09/10/2015

Refurbishment works to the eastern section of Building LA (la1.200, la1.203, la1.204, la1.205, la1.206) at the Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus are scheduled to commence on Monday 7 September with an expected completion date of Friday 9 October 2015.

The works will include demolition, flooring, joinery, painting, fittings and fixtures. Access will be restricted to this area during this time.

We shall endeavour to keep any noise or inconvenience to a minimum.

Further information please contact Emily Crosbie in Facilities Services Division on 5227 1171 or email emily.crosbie@deakin.edu.au



Automation of windows Waterfront Kitchen - Waterfront

Starts 01/09/2015, finishes 08/09/2015

Works to improve the air flow at the Waterfront Kitchen on Level 1 of Building D at the Geelong Waterfront Campus are scheduled to commence on Tuesday 1 September with an expected completion date of Tuesday 8 September 2015.

This will require automation of the windows to allow air movement through the area at a nominated temperature.

The work will be undertaken between the hours of 4 pm and 11.30 pm daily.

We shall endeavour to keep any noise or inconvenience to a minimum.

Further information please contact Grant Moore in Facilities Services Division on 5227 1043 or email grant.moore@deakin.edu.au



Refurbishment works to gymnasium Building DA - Waurn Ponds

Starts 14/09/2015, finishes 11/10/2015

Refurbishment works to the gymnasium in Building DA (KD Stewart Centre) at the Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus are scheduled to commence in mid-September with an expected completion date of Sunday 11 October 2015.

The works will include demolition, installation of new light fixtures, new openings to connect the two main rooms, flooring and painting.

The majority of works will be undertaken on weekends and signage will be in place.

Areas affected are:
da1.006.1
da1.009 to da1.012 inclusive
da2.001.1
da2.013

Facilities Services Division shall endeavour to keep any noise or inconvenience caused by the works to a minimum.

For further information, please contact Saumya Brahma in the Facilities Services Division on 52272262 or email saumya.brahma@deakin.edu.au



Dining hall Building jb - Waurn Ponds

Starts 31/08/2015, finishes 10/09/2015

Works to paint the Dining Room in Building jb (jb1.102 and jb1.103) at Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus are scheduled to commence on Monday 31 August with an expected completion date of Thursday 10 September 2015.

Access will be restricted to this area during this time.

Residential students will be able to collect their evening meal in the normal area in jb1.104. All students will be guided to a temporary dining area in jb1.100.6 in Market Hall for the duration of works.

We shall endeavour to keep any noise or inconvenience to a minimum.

Further information please contact Tony Fletcher in Facilities Services Division on 522 71041 or email anthony.fletcher@deakin.edu.au



Tree pruning - Waurn Ponds

Starts 22/08/2015, finishes 23/12/2015

As part of our grounds maintenance program at the Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus, tree pruning works have been scheduled at various locations on Saturday 22 August 2015. Similar works identified in a recent arbour audit will be ongoing through to the end of the year.

This work aims to promote a safe environment, enhance the ongoing health of these trees and the appearance of the Campus.

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

For further information, please contact Luke Primus in the Facilities Services Division on 5227 1166 or email luke.primus@deakin.edu.au



Refurbishment works Building LA - Burwood

Starts 10/08/2015, finishes 06/11/2015

Works to replace carpet on Level 2 of Building LA at the Melbourne Burwood Campus, and install wall covering to all teaching space throughout this building are scheduled for the following dates:

Stage 1
Level 2 (northern section) and Level 3 from 10 to 14 August.

Stage 2
Level 2 (eastern section) and Level 4 from 14 to 25 September.

Stage 3
Level 2 (Western Section) from 5 to 16 October.

Stage 4
Level 5 from 2 to 6 November

Signage will be in place with plans showing closures. Emergency exits will remain open during the works.

Facilities Services Division shall endeavour to keep any noise or inconvenience caused by the works to a minimum.

For further information, please contact Muaaz Ali in the Facilities Services Division on 9244 6614 or email muaaz.ali@deakin.edu.au



Stairwell upgrade Building ka - Waurn Ponds

Starts 31/08/2015, finishes 30/09/2015

Works to upgrade the south west stairwell in Building ka at the Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus are scheduled to commence on Monday 31 August 2015 with an expected completion date of Wednesday 30 September 2015.

The works will include replacing the existing timber handrails, new floor finishes and wall finishes.

During this time, there will be no access available to the stairwell and appropriate signage will be in place.

Facilities Services Division shall endeavour to keep any noise or inconvenience caused by the works to a minimum.

For further information, please contact Saumya Brahma in the Facilities Services Division on 52272262 or email saumya.brahma@deakin.edu.au.



Building M and new Atrium Project - Burwood

Starts 24/02/2015, finishes 30/11/2016

Burwood Campus Development Phase 2 &ndash Renewal Works Project &ndash Burwood 

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

Building Area                                              Start Date                                  Estimated Completion
New Atrium                                       24 February 2015                   Novermber 2016
Building M Level 3                               June 2015                            February 2016
Builing M Levels 1 and 2                       March 2016                          November 2016


We ensure to do our best in keeping noise or inconvenience caused by the works to a minimum. We endeavour to do so through weekly impact meetings with the builder and regular communication with assigned building contacts (Ritesh Foolchand for Buildings G and N and Michael Holmes for Buildings L and M).

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