Lyddon Terrace Disruptions: 9 – 20 April

Date of disruption: Monday 9 – Friday 20 April

EON are undertaking gas meter replacement works along Lyddon Terrace. Properties to be affected: 7, 9, 11, 15-19, 21, 23, 25, 31, 37-41. Please bear with us as we install new gas supply pipes and meters.

Services to be interrupted: Full Road closure along Lyddon Terrace. No vehicular access.

Effects of this interruption upon building occupants: Potential local digging noise and interruption to gas services.

For enquiries please contact: Daniel Longbottom

Contact Telephone No:0113 343 2937 / 07702 820 517

If the above member of staff is unavailable or you have any general queries about our services, please contact the Estate Services Helpdesk on 0113 345555 or email: eshelp@leeds.ac.uk

 

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

Michael Sadler Building Disruption: 17 March for six-weeks

Date of disruption: Saturday 17 March for a six-week period

Engie, the contractor employed by the University and NHS Trust to fit out the Generating Station Complex (GSC), will be digging a trench from the footpath between Social Sciences and the Marjorie and Arnold Ziff Building around Michael Sadler Building to the corner of Baines Wing – this is to lay ducts to allow the installation of new electrical cables. The trench work will start on Saturday 17 March 2018 for a six-week period.

Services to be interrupted: External access disruption, local digging noise, and local road traffic management.

Effects of this interruption upon building occupants: Potential local digging noise and access disruption.

Information for disabled staff and students: The automatic single side door to Michael Sadler will be closed for four weekends, 17/18 March, 24/25 March, 30/1 April, and 7/8 April. Unfortunately this severely restricts disabled access.

For alternative entry to the Michael Sadler building, enter Baines Wing via the main entrance (automatic doors), then:

– Travel up the ramp past the reception area and turn right
– Continue along the corridor and up the ramp, following signs to Parkinson Court
– When you reach the doorway at the end of the corridor, turn right into another corridor, away from Parkinson Court.
– Go through two sets of automatic doors, towards Philosophy
– As you enter Philosophy (end of the corridor), take the automatic door to the right and then turn right.
– You are now on the ground floor of Michael Sadler and can navigate to the accessible lifts further along the corridor (automatic doors in between).

Download Disruption Notice (PDF)

Please bear with us as we continue to progress these essential works.

For enquiries please contact: Simon Gough S.J.Gough@leeds.ac.uk

Contact Telephone No: 0113 343 6988 / 07913 900088

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 cooperation and we apologise for any inconvenience caused.

EC Stoner and Cavendish 9 Disruptions: 12 February 2018 for six-weeks

Date of disruption: from Monday 12 February 2018 for a six-week period

Engie, the contractor employed by the University and Leeds NHS Trust to fit out the Generating Station Complex (GSC), will be digging a trench from EC Stoner (0071) to the A4 Substation across the front of the external main entrance steps to Cavendish 9. This is to lay ducts to allow the installation of new electrical cables. The trench works will start on the Monday 12 February 2018 for a 6 week period.

The service road will not be closed, local traffic management will put in place around the trenching works. The external steps to Cavendish 9 will be closed.

Services to be interrupted: External access disruption, local digging noise and local road traffic management.

Effects of this interruption upon building occupants: Potential local digging noise, access disruption to Cavendish 9 and local road traffic management

For enquiries please contact: Simon Gough

Contact Telephone No: 0113 343 6988

If the above member of staff is unavailable or you have any general queries about our services, please contact the Estate Services Helpdesk on 0113 345555 or email: eshelp@leeds.ac.uk

 

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

Emergency Notice – Disruptions to The Edge, The Light and Worsley Building: 30 January 2018

Date of disruption: from Tuesday 30 January 2018

The Low Temperature Hot Water (LTHW) system has failed due to a leak on the system. Engie are working to repair the leak, but have been unable to give a definitive time for reinstatement of the LTHW.

Services to be interrupted: The loss of the LTHW affects all services at The Edge (heating, hot water, pool heating), it also affects The Light building and Worsley DHW levels 3 to 7.

For enquiries please contact: Simon Gough

Contact Telephone No: 0113 343 6988

If the above member of staff is unavailable or you have any general queries about our services, please contact the Estate Services Helpdesk on 0113 345555 or email: eshelp@leeds.ac.uk

 

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

Engineering and Facilities Buildings Access Disruptions: 15 January 2018 for four-weeks

Date of disruption: from Monday 15 January 2018 for a four-week period

Engie, the contractor employed by the University and NHS Trust to fit out the Generating Station Complex, have informed us that they will be digging a trench from Medical and Process Engineering along the back of Civil Engineering to the substation in Chemical and Process Engineering. This is to lay ducts to allow the installation of new electrical cables. The trench works will start on Monday 15 January 2018 for a 4 week period.

Services to be interrupted: Minimum external access disruption.

Effects of this interruption upon building occupants: Potential local digging noise.

For enquiries please contact: Simon Gough

Contact Telephone No: 0113 343 6988

If the above member of staff is unavailable or you have any general queries about our services, please contact the Estate Services Helpdesk on 0113 345555 or email: eshelp@leeds.ac.uk

 

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

Yorkshire Water Essential Maintenance – FD Building: 20 December 2017

Date of disruption: Wednesday 20 December 2017 (09.00 to 16.00)

Yorkshire Water have informed us that there will be some maintenance works undertaken by Morrison Utility Services on the public highway close to the FD building. They have requested that vehicles are not parked in the vicinity of Cloberry Street at the junction of 13 Cromer Terrace (close to the Careers Centre) on Weds 20 December between 9am and 4pm.

Services to be interrupted: Parking on highway

Effects of this interruption upon building occupants: No parking in specified area to allow works to be undertaken, please park elsewhere.

For enquiries please contact: Morrison Utility Services

Contact Telephone No: 0845 124 2424

If the above member of staff is unavailable or you have any general queries about our services, please contact the Estate Services Helpdesk on 0113 345555 or email: eshelp@leeds.ac.uk

 

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

Roger Stevens Building Power Outage

Date of disruption: Saturday 16 December 2017 (07.30 to 16.00)

Following the refurbishment of Level 5 & 6 of the Roger Stevens Building, we require to carry out a test of the electrical services. The work will take around 9 hours in which there will be no power to the building.

 

Services to be interrupted: Electrical supply and services including power, lighting, lifts and emergency alarms.

Effects of this interruption upon building occupants: The building will be closed and access not permitted.

For enquiries please contact: Angela Cochrane at Estate Services

Tel: 0113 343 5924

Email: a.cochrane@leeds.ac.uk

If the above member of staff is unavailable or you have any general queries about our services, please contact the Estate Services Helpdesk on 0113 345555 or email: eshelp@leeds.ac.uk

 

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

Clothworkers South: Noise Disruption

 

Refurbishment works are continuing within the Clothworkers South building as part of the 3D Weaving Innovation Centre project. The works have been extended beyond the original completion dates due to additional asbestos removal works having to be carried out in the buildings below ground duct zones. The duct zones required clearance to allow for the buildings services to be connected and completed.

 

We are aware that the ongoing works are creating some issues in terms of noise disruption. To minimize the impact of the ongoing works we are implementing the following measures:

  • Works onsite commencing at 6.00am to carry out the most intrusive and prolonged noisy work, prior to commencement of teaching
  • Teaching timetables have been provided to the project team so that other ongoing works can be targeted around scheduled teaching periods
  • All operatives onsite are undergoing tool box talks by William Birch to raise awareness of the impact their refurbishment activities can have on the occupants of Clothworkers South, and the need for them to work considerately.

 

Please see below, floor plans of the building, depicting where works are still ongoing and showing current forecasted completion dates.

Download disruption notice (PDF)

 

We are continuing to work closely with the occupants of Clothworkers to complete the works as speedily as possible, whilst also being mindful of the buildings day-to-day activities.
We apologise for any inconvenience caused.

 

Contact

Should you require any further information, please do not hesitate to contact Estates Helpdesk on 0113 343 5491 or eshelp@leeds.ac.uk

 

Temporary Closure of Vernon Road

23 October to 4 December

Essential work will take place on Vernon Road to extend the district heating main to the new Nexus building.

This work is part of the two-year, £38m investment scheme to construct Nexus; our new, sector-leading innovation and enterprise centre.

The work means there will be no access to the Multi-Storey car park from Woodhouse Lane.

  • Travelling from the north of the city will involve taking a slightly longer route, as access will be diverted via Calverley Street and the Willow Terrace Road entrance, over the Inner Ring Road bridge.
  • From 4pm each day, an alternative route, underneath Physics deck, will be opened to allow traffic to exit north via Woodhouse Lane.
  • Pedestrian access will remain open throughout the works.
  • HGV deliveries will also be affected due to the weak bridge crossing the Inner Ring Road at Calverley Street / Willow Terrace Road, which has a weight restriction of 7.5 tonnes.

Download disruption notice (PDF)

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

Contact

Should you require any further information please do not hesitate to contact Paul Cook:

p.s.cook@leeds.ac.uk or the Estates Helpdesk on 0113 34 35491.

Temporary Closure of Cromer Terrace

2 October – 10 January 2018

Essential cabling works will take place along Cromer Terrace in order to lay new infrastructure for the University. This work will help strengthen the University power capabilities and provide essential networking cabling for IT systems.

The works are being split into two phases to minimise disruption:
PHASE 1 PHASE 2
Road closureRoad closure
02/10/2017 until 08/12/2017 11/12/2017 until 10/01/2018

During this time, vehicular access to Cromer Terrace will be restricted and diversions will be in place to redirect traffic away and around the works. Pedestrian access will be maintained along one side of the road.

Update: from 2-8 January the full length of Cromer Terrace will be blocked off. Footpaths will remain open but normal access to the Bright Beginnings Childcare Centre will not be available. No vehicular access will be available to Cromer Road except for emergency or disabled vehicles.

Download disruption notice (PDF)

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

Contact

Should you require any further information, please do not hesitate to contact Ben Walker, Project Manager.

b.walker@gardiner.com or Estates Helpdesk on 0113 343 5491