Global Change Institute (20) battery decommissioning works

2 Dec 2019

Battery decommissioning works will be conducted at the Global Change Institute Building (20).

Affected Areas

  • Switch Room (074)
  • Battery Storage Rooms (075)
  • Plant Room area (076 and 073)
  • Rubbish bin storage area (178)
  • Loading alley adjacent to the building


  • Start: Monday 9 December 2019
  • Finish: Friday 20 December 2019
  • Times: 7am to 5pm (including weekend)

Work Details

The battery decommissioning works involve removing battery stacks, battery electrolyte and ancillary electrical equipment, loading them on a truck, and transporting them out of campus.

Vehicle and pedestrian traffic in and out of the building’s loading alley will be restricted at times while the works take place.

There will be no access to the rubbish bin storage room (178) and the exit door into the alley will be temporarily fenced to avoid any fall hazards.

If you require access into the restricted areas due to deliveries into your building or other reason please get in touch with the contacts below.


Dr Carlos Fujita Dimas, Project Officer Sustainability – Energy Management

Sarah Haskmann, Project Officer Energy Management

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