Building works at Colchester Campus

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Date Area of campus Details
1 Apr 2019 - Autumn 2020

North campus

Building a new learning space - Causeway Teaching CentreCauseway Teaching CentreCauseway Teaching Centre Noise disruption expected
Dec 2019 - Spring 2021
Albert Sloman Library
Refurbishment of the Paternoster lift
January 2021
Main campus
Fibre conversion works
23 January 2021 
  • All rooms located off Square 2, NE entrance
  • All rooms located off Square 3, NE and SW entrances
  • Computer Science Building
  • Kimmy Eldridge Building
  • Moa
  • Networks Centre
  • Rab Butler Building
  • STEM Building
  • Sub Zero
Water shutdown between 8am and 4pm.
Jan - Feb 2021
North campus
Installation of an additional electricity supply
Jan - Mar 2021
Rab Butler Building
Fire alarm upgrades
Jan - Mar 2021
Square 5 Building
Fire alarm upgrades

Operational communications


We use an electronic system called SOTER to manage approved contractors and monitor key organisational information such as insurance and accreditations expiry dates and ensure all have benefited from the Estates induction. It also enables operatives to log on and off site.

Capital projects

Some of the disruption across our Colchester Campus is due to the construction of major buildings, such as:

Contact us
Contact us
Estate Management Helpdesk Room 6.003, Square 4
Twitter @Essex_Estates
Telephone: 01206 872959