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.
|23/02/2015||Burwood||Building M and new Atrium Project||24/02/2015||30/11/2016|
|18/02/2015||Waterfront||Balcony closure Building AD||02/03/2015||05/03/2015|
|09/02/2015||Waurn Ponds||Annual Window Clean||12/02/2015||06/03/2015|
|10/11/2014||Burwood||Burwood Campus Development Phase 2 Renewal Works Project||10/11/2014||30/06/2015|
|10/11/2014||Burwood||Carpark Closures from Burwood Campus Development Phase 2 Renewal Works Project||10/11/2014||30/06/2015|
|15/09/2014||Waurn Ponds||Goodstart Childcare Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus||15/09/2014||31/03/2015|
Building M and new Atrium Project - BurwoodStarts 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).
Balcony closure Building AD - WaterfrontStarts 02/03/2015, finishes 05/03/2015
Preventative waterproofing to the external balcony area of Level 6, Building AD at the Geelong Waterfront Campus is scheduled to commence on Monday 2 March with an expected completion date of Thursday 5 March 2015.
The area affect is Western Beach Road balcony and Cunningham Street balcony. During this time, access to the balcony will be restricted.
The works will include caulking around the balcony area and sealing of the tiles.
We shall endeavour to keep any inconvenience caused by the works to a minimum.
For further information please contact Grant Moore in the Facilities Services Division on 5227 1043 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Annual Window Clean - Waurn PondsStarts 12/02/2015, finishes 06/03/2015
Facilities Services Division will undertake the annual window cleaning at the Waurn Ponds Campus between Thursday 12 February and Friday 6 March 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 71166 or email email@example.com
Burwood Campus Development Phase 2 Renewal Works Project - BurwoodStarts 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.
Carpark Closures from Burwood Campus Development Phase 2 Renewal Works Project - BurwoodStarts 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)
·         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 firstname.lastname@example.org
Goodstart Childcare Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus - Waurn PondsStarts 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 email@example.com