Facilities Services

Building and maintenance 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
28/10/2014WarrnamboolCar Park 11 (free car park) Maintenance24/11/201428/11/2014
20/10/2014WaterfrontChiller works - Building D17/11/201424/12/2014
17/10/2014Waurn PondsAir Conditioning Works Building NA03/11/201419/12/2014
16/10/2014Waurn PondsSpiritual Centre building IK and IJ (Waurn Ponds)27/10/201417/12/2014
30/09/2014Burwood
Waurn Ponds
Installation of USB Charge Stations30/09/201415/11/2014
30/09/2014Waurn PondsCar park 2 repair works27/10/201407/11/2014
29/09/2014WarrnamboolRoof works Building B02/10/201404/11/2014
29/09/2014WarrnamboolLibrary Refurbishment06/10/201431/12/2014
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
27/08/2014BurwoodUpgrade of balustrades and handrails various buildings20/10/201420/12/2014
27/08/2014BurwoodBuilding fabric upgrade Building I04/10/201428/02/2015
11/07/2014Waurn PondsLift Upgrade Buildings ka and ic27/10/201419/12/2014

Return to the top of the page Car Park 11 (free car park) Maintenance - Warrnambool

Starts 24/11/2014, finishes 28/11/2014

Please note that Car Park 11 (free car park) on the Warrnambool campus will be closed from Monday 24 November until Friday 28 November 2014.


This is to allow for planned maintenance.  Facilities Services apologises for inconvenience caused by the works.

Alternative car parking will be available in the remainder of the car parks on campus. Please ensure a ticket is bought at the permit vending machines.

For further information, please contact Peter Sobey in the Facilities Services Division on 556 33491 or email Campus Maintenance Coordinator Peter Sobey



Return to the top of the page Chiller works - Building D - Waterfront

Starts 17/11/2014, finishes 24/12/2014

Works are scheduled to replace the Chiller in the service enterance area of  Level 1,Building D (John Hay Building).
The installation includes removal of existing plant and replacement with new, energy efficient plant with associated pipe and electrical works.
 
Works are to commence 17 November and conclude 24 December 2014.  Any outages required during this time will be arranged in advance with occupants and relevant stakeholders.
 
We shall endeavour to keep any noise or inconvenience caused by this works to a minimum.
 
For Further information , please contact Rod Taylor in the Facilities Services Division on extension 72657 or email rod.taylor@deakin.edu.au



Return to the top of the page Air Conditioning Works Building NA - Waurn Ponds

Starts 03/11/2014, finishes 19/12/2014

Works to upgrade the air conditioning in Building na at the Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus will commence Monday 3 November and continuing through to Friday 19 December 2014.

These works are to install air conditioning into the café area, kitchen and main reception of Building na.

The responsible project officer from Facilities Services will be working with key stakeholders to ensure any concerns are addressed and have strategies in place for impacted occupants.

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

For further information please contact Simon Taylor in the Facilities Services Division on 52272943 or email simon.taylor@deakin.edu.au



Return to the top of the page Spiritual Centre building IK and IJ (Waurn Ponds) - Waurn Ponds

Starts 27/10/2014, finishes 17/12/2014

Works to provide a new Muslim Prayer room, ablution Facilities and Multi Faith rooms in Building IK and IJ at the Waurn Ponds Campus will commence on Monday 27 October with an expected completion date of 17 December 2014

The scope of works include a newly refurbished Prayer Room and ablution facility for male/female/accessibility with facilities for other faiths at Geelong Waurn Ponds.
We shall endeavour to keep any noise or inconvenience caused by the works to a minimum.

For further information please contact Vivien Fogarty in the Facilities Services Division on 03 52271171 or email vivien.fogarty@deakin.edu.au



Return to the top of the page Installation of USB Charge Stations - Burwood/Waurn Ponds

Starts 30/09/2014, finishes 15/11/2014

Works to install USB charging stations at various locations throughout the Geelong Waurn Ponds and Melbourne Burwood Campuses have commenced with an expected completion in early November 2014.

The target areas for these charging stations will be cafes, lounges, libraries and communal thoroughfares allowing students to charge their devices between teaching and on-campus study sessions.

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

For further information, please contact Kris Young in the Facilities Services Division on 03 5227 1306 or email kris.young@deakin.edu.au



Return to the top of the page Car park 2 repair works - Waurn Ponds

Starts 27/10/2014, finishes 07/11/2014

Works to repair and resurface the south end of car park 2 (near the Library and Lakehouse) at the Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus are scheduled to commence on Monday 27 October 2014 with expected completion date of Friday 7 November 2014.

There will be some disruption to vehicle and pedestrian traffic during this time. Please observe all directional signage that will be in place.

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

For further information, please contact Tony Fletcher in Facilities Services Division on 5227 1041 or email anthony.fletcher@deakin.edu.au



Return to the top of the page Roof works Building B - Warrnambool

Starts 02/10/2014, finishes 04/11/2014

Works to repair the roof of Building B at the Warrnambool Campus are scheduled to commence Thursday 2 October with an expected completion date of Tuesday 4 November 2014.

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

For further information, please contact Leigh Moncrieff in the Facilities Services Division on extension 33354 or email leigh.moncrieff@deakin.edu.au



Return to the top of the page Library Refurbishment - Warrnambool

Starts 06/10/2014, finishes 31/12/2014

Works to provide new office space, loans area and student lounge facilities in the Building B Library at the Warrnambool Campus will commence on Monday 6 October with an expected completion date of 31 December 2014 (excluding exam period).

The scope of works includes new office space and meeting room, new loans space, painting, new carpet and light fittings.

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

For further information please contact Leigh Moncrieff in the Facilities Services Division on 03 556 33354 or email leigh.moncrieff@deakin.edu.au



Return to the top of the page 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



Return to the top of the page 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



Return to the top of the page 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



Return to the top of the page Upgrade of balustrades and handrails various buildings - Burwood

Starts 20/10/2014, finishes 20/12/2014

Works to upgrade balustrades and handrails in and around Buildings C, EA, EC, J, P, S, and V at the Melbourne Burwood Campus are scheduled to commence on Monday 24 September with an expected completion date of 20 December 2014.

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

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



Return to the top of the page 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



Return to the top of the page Lift Upgrade Buildings ka and ic - Waurn Ponds

Starts 27/10/2014, finishes 19/12/2014

Works to upgrade the passenger lifts in Buildings ka and ic at the Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus will commence Monday 27 October and continuing through to Friday 19 December 2014.

There will be no lift access available in the buildings during this time.

The responsible project officer from Facilities Services will be working with key stakeholders to ensure any concerns are addressed and have strategies in place for impacted occupants.

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

For further information please contact Kris Young in the Facilities Services Division on 52271306 or email kris.young@deakin.edu.au.



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31st January 2012