Joyce Ackroyd Building (37) lift shutdown - updated

19 Nov 2019

19 November update

The works scheduled for the lift upgrades in the Joyce Ackroyd building (37)  will be slightly nosier on level 6 than usual on Wednesday 20 November .

18 October update 

Contractors will be starting on site 23 October 2019 to repair the gutters.  These works are external and contained within the lift motor room.  The lifts will remain online until 29 October 2019.

Work details

There will be construction works occurring to the lifts in the Joyce Ackroyd Building (37) to facilitate lift removal and upgrade.  

These works will cause limited lift usage, with only one lift being operational at any time until works are complete. 

Any noisy works and works that cause vibration will be undertaken early in the morning before 9am or after hours as agreed with stakeholders. All hoisting and lowering of equipment shall be completed out of hours.

Affected areas

Lift 36

  • Start: 29 October 2019
  • Finish: 13 January 2020

Builders works to Machine Room

  • Start: 20 November 2019
  • Finish: 13 January 2020

Lift 35

  • Start: 16 January 2020
  • Finish: 24 March 2020
Joyce Ackroyd Lift
Joyce Ackroyd Building lift works plan


Fraser Stevenson, Project Manager


Neil Annan , Site Manager

  • call: 0405 738 676

We apologise for the inconvenience this may cause and thank you for your understanding during this time.