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
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
February 2021
Main campus
Automatic door inspections
8 - 19 Feb 2021

Constable Building

John Tabor Building

Grounds and Maintenance Barns

Electrical installation inspections.  Whilst this work is taking place power will sporadically turn off and on throughout the building as and when each level and area is tested.  To minimise any disruption this work will be taking place overnight.
15 - 19 Feb 2021
Main campus
Refurbishment of LED lighting.  Rooms 3.400 - 3.414 will be inaccessible during this time.
22 - 24 Feb 2021
Rab Butler Building  Electrical installation inspections.  Whilst this work is taking place power will sporadically turn off and on throughout the building as and when each level and area is tested.  To minimise any disruption this work will be taking place overnight. 
26 Feb - 2 Mar 2021
Kimmy Eldridge Building
Electrical installation inspections.  Whilst this work is taking place power will sporadically turn off and on throughout the building as and when each level and area is tested.  To minimise any disruption this work will be taking place overnight. 
4 - 11 March 2021
Social Sciences Research Centre
Electrical installation inspections.  Whilst this work is taking place power will sporadically turn off and on throughout the building as and when each level and area is tested.  To minimise any disruption this work will be taking place overnight.
15 - 19 March 2021
2001 Building
Electrical installation inspections.  Whilst this work is taking place power will sporadically turn off and on throughout the building as and when each level and area is tested.  To minimise any disruption this work will be taking place overnight.
 

Operational communications

SOTER

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:


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Twitter @Essex_Estates
Telephone: 01206 872959