Closure of lift on Level 6 in EC Stoner

From Friday 2 June until Friday 27 October 2017 we will be refurbishing the area between rooms 6.74a to 6.62 on Level 6, to form the new IT Cluster.

As part of the work this means there will be no access to lift 48 on Level 6. This lift will travel between Level 7 – Level 11 only, during the construction period.

This work is to accommodate the planned £7.5m investment for the School of Earth and Environment to create multi–disciplinary meeting and teaching spaces for staff and PhD students.

For staff, students and visitors this will mean:

  • Using alternative lifts 46 and 181, as indicated on the map.
  • Using the most accessible route from the south side/MSCP which would be to enter Roger Stevens via the ramp at L7, take the lift to L10 Red Route and make your way to EC Stoner to use one of the lifts (46, 48 and 181) to get to your place of work.
  • Please note that Lift 181 is only accessible from L7

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Thank you for your cooperation and we apologise for any inconvenience caused.

Should you require any further information please do not hesitate to contact Paul Cook on p.s.cook@leeds.ac.uk or the Estates Helpdesk on 0113 34 35491

 

Vernon Road closure update

A one-way diversion will be in place daily from 4pm to 7pm to alleviate congestion.

We have seen that there has been a considerable amount of congestion around the multi-storey car park and Willow Terrace, resulting in colleagues experiencing delays to their journey to and from the University.

 This has been due to the closure of Vernon Road whilst emergency work takes place until the 15th May.  The work involves repair work to an old Victorian brick culvert adjacent to the Multi-Storey car park and also the diversion of a gas main that enters EC Stoner but currently crosses under the Nexus building site.

 To alleviate the congestion on Campus, from tomorrow 27th April, we will be putting in place an alternative one-way diversion during the hours of 4pm to 7pm only. Please note that this route will not be accessible during the morning and current traffic restrictions will remain in place. 

 The afternoon diversion will take traffic along Finsbury Road, which goes under the EC Stoner building arch and under physics Deck, back onto Vernon Road leading up to the Woodhouse Lane main entrance. Due to the complex nature of this route, the junctions around this area will require marshalling to ensure the safety of pedestrians and drivers.

 We apologise once again for the inconvenience being caused and would like to thank all colleagues for their continued patience at this time.

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Temporary Closure of Vernon Road

This is to allow for essential works from Tuesday 18 April to Monday 15 May for a period of 4 weeks.

During this time we will repair an old Victorian brick culvert adjacent to the Multi-Storey car park and also divert a gas main that enters EC Stoner but currently crosses under the Nexus building site.

This work is part of the two-year, £38m investment scheme to construct Nexus; a new innovation and enterprise centre that will be a high profile gateway to research and innovation at the University and UK-leading environment for collaboration and partnership.

 Nexus Map

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Dates of closure: Tuesday 18 April to Monday 15 May

 

For staff, students and visitors this will mean:

  • There will be no access to the Multi-Storey car park from Woodhouse Lane.
  • Access will be possible during this time via Calverley St and Willow Terrace; over the Inner Ring Road bridge.
  • Pedestrian access will remain open.
  • Travelling from the North of the City will involve taking a slightly longer route.

 

For delivery vehicles this will mean:

  • HGV deliveries will also be affected due to the weak bridge crossing the Inner Ring Road at Calverley St / Willow Terrace, which has a weight restriction of 7.5 ton.
  • Deliveries to the Post Room (EC Stoner East) will continue as normal.

 

No access between Botany House and the grassed area adjacent to Great Hall 10th, 13th & 18th April

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Where: 0006 Baines Wing, 0009 Botany House (13-15 Beech Grove Terrace)
When: 10/04/2017 08:00 – 17:00, 13/04/2017 12:00 – 17:00 and 18/04/2017 08:00 – 17:00

Please bear with us as we are excavating and installing cable ducts & cable pull pit outside Botany House (13-15 Beech Grove Terrace) and the reinstatement of all paving.

Services to be interrupted: No access through the pedestrian path between Botany House (13-15 Beech Grove Terrace) and the grassed area adjacent to Great Hall.

Alternative routes are available through Beech Grove Plaza adjacent to Michael Sadler Building. Wheelchair users should use the Beech Grove Plaza entrance, adjacent to Ziff building.

Effects of this interruption upon building occupants: Noise disruption due to the ground works.
For enquiries please contact: Tawfiq Wahab and Paul Thomas
Contact Telephone No: 0113 343 5980 / 4891
Email: T.Wahab@leeds.ac.uk & P.Thomas@leeds.ac.uk

If the above member of staff is unavailable, you have any general queries about our services or would like to add or remove a person from this email list, please contact the Estate Services Helpdesk on 0113 343 5555 or e-mail: eshelp@leeds.ac.uk

Thank you for your patience and apologies for any inconvenience caused.

Cavendish Road: Maintenance work to trees

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We are notifying you of the removal of a Sorbus Tree at the corner of House Six, the School of English and tree maintenance works to the adjacent trees on the boundary of the front lawn and the Cavendish Road footpath.

Where: Corner of House Six, Cavendish Rd, School of English.

When: 11/04/2017 

Reason for works / services to be interrupted: Essential tree maintenance works.

Effects of this interruption upon building occupants: No Access through the Front Door of House Six or front lawn area. Parking and footpath restrictions along the section of Cavendish Road adjacent to the boundary wall of Houses 6-10 Cavendish Road.

For enquiries please contact: Ed Batty

Contact Telephone No: 0113 343 6820

Email: e.s.batty@leeds.ac.uk

If the above member of staff is unavailable, you have any general queries about our services or would like to add or remove a person from this email list, please contact the Estate Services Helpdesk on 0113 343 5555 or e-mail: eshelp@leeds.ac.uk

Thank you for your patience and apologies for any inconvenience caused.

Repairs to roof deck above Level Six, Roger Stevens.

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Where: 
Uplifting hardstanding and repairing roof deck below. We are notifying you of the removal of an area of paving at the top of Roger Stevens Ramp to repair the concrete roof deck below

When: 10/04/2017 – 14/04/2017

Reason for works / services to be interrupted: Repairs to roof deck above Level Six, Roger Stevens.

Effects of this interruption upon building occupants: Restricted pedestrian access to right hand side of Roger Stevens Ramp. Presence of a contractor working within a barriered area. Some noise.

For enquiries please contact:
Ed Batty

Contact Telephone No:
0113 343 6820

Email:
e.s.batty@leeds.ac.uk 

If the above member of staff is unavailable, you have any general queries about our services or would like to add or remove a person from this email list, please contact the Estate Services Helpdesk on 0113 343 5555 or e-mail: eshelp@leeds.ac.uk

Thank you for your patience and apologies for any inconvenience caused.

No access between Botany House and the grassed area adjacent to Great Hall

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Where: 0006 Baines Wing, 0009 Botany House (13-15 Beech Grove Terrace)
When: 05/04/2017 – 07/04/2017

Please bear with us as we are excavating and installing cable ducts & cable pull pit outside Botany House (13-15 Beech Grove Terrace) and the reinstatement of all paving.

Services to be interrupted: No access through the pedestrian path between Botany House (13-15 Beech Grove Terrace) and the grassed area adjacent to Great Hall.

Alternative routes are available through Beech Grove Plaza adjacent to Michael Sadler Building. Wheelchair users should use the Beech Grove Plaza entrance, adjacent to Ziff building.

Effects of this interruption upon building occupants: Noise disruption due to the ground works.
For enquiries please contact: Tawfiq Wahab and Paul Thomas
Contact Telephone No: 0113 343 5980 / 4891
Email: T.Wahab@leeds.ac.uk & P.Thomas@leeds.ac.uk

If the above member of staff is unavailable, you have any general queries about our services or would like to add or remove a person from this email list, please contact the Estate Services Helpdesk on 0113 343 5555 or e-mail: eshelp@leeds.ac.uk

Thank you for your patience and apologies for any inconvenience caused.

Road closure to Western Campus via Clarendon Road 01/04/2017

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Please bear with us as we install a replacement chiller unit serving the Michael Marks Building, Western Campus.

Services to be interrupted: Road closure to Western Campus via Clarendon Road between the hours of 08:00 – 16:30

Effects of this interruption upon building occupants: No Vehicle access to Western Campus.
For enquiries please contact: Paul Thomas
Contact Telephone No: 0113 343 4891
Email: p.thomas@leeds.ac.uk

If the above member of staff is unavailable, you have any general queries about our services or would like to add or remove a person from this email list, please contact the Estate Services Helpdesk on 0113 343 5555 or e-mail: eshelp@leeds.ac.uk

Thank you for your patience and apologies for any inconvenience caused.

Clarendon Way – Update on works taking place

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Rear of Clarendon Way closure on Saturday 1 April, 5am until Sunday 2 April, 11pm

The route to the rear of the Light building will be closed during this time whilst a crane off loads major plant into the rear of the Generating Station Complex. The crane will set-up in the Light car park.

The NHS will restrict vehicle parking on Little Woodhouse Street during this weekend.

With Clarendon Way currently closed in front of the Light building this means that there will be no though route along this route.

Rear of Clarendon Way closure on Wednesday 8 and Thursday 9 April

Leeds City Council will be closing Clarendon Way on the above date. The road behind the Light Building will close to allow for tunnel strengthening works to take place behind the Generating Station Complex.

With Clarendon Way currently closed in front of the Light building this means that there will be no though route along this route.

Baines Wing: Potential Disruption

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Where: Baines Wing

When: 25/03/2017

The School of Healthcare are currently undergoing a £1.7M refurbishment programme, part of which includes the expansion of existing clinical skills facilities. As part of this scheme it is necessary to replace an existing condensing unit, which is currently located on one of the flat roofs belonging to Baines Wing.

Services to be interrupted: Installation of a replacement condensing unit.

Effects of this interruption upon building occupants: Due to the location of the crane there will be restricted access to the rear of Baines Wing between 6.00am – 10.00am. As a precautionary measure there will be no access to the toilets on the third floor of Baines Wing between 6.00am – 10.00am. Supplementary information has been produced to show the extent of restrictions.

Contact name responsible (to whom any queries should be directed): Mr Robert Gale

Contact Telephone No. : 0113 343 5964

Email: R.M.Gale@leeds.ac.uk

If the above member of staff is unavailable, you have any general queries about our services or would like to add or remove a person from this email list, please contact the Estate Services Helpdesk on 0113 343 5555 or e-mail: eshelp@leeds.ac.uk