Pipework at Otto Hirschfeld (81)  

7 Oct 2021

Please be advised, there will be an isolation of demineralised water to Otto Hirschfeld (81) to relocate some pipework.

This will be for the installation of a new air conditioning system on level 1 of Otto Hirschfeld.

Affected Areas

  • *Note that the Aquarium on level 1 has its own dedicated system and is not affected*


  • Start: Friday, 8 October 2021
  • Finish: Friday, 8 October 2021
  • Times: 6.00am to 8.00am

Work details

  • The demineralised water supply from level 9 will be isolated to complete the work.

Project details

  • This is part of a project to replace the end-of-life air conditioning system serving level 2 of the Otto Hirschfeld building.
  • The new system will deliver the required room conditions for this critical space and has been designed to minimise energy consumption.


Neil Brown, Senior Building Systems Engineer:

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

For more information on campus shutdowns, disruptions and road closures please refer to the Property and Facilities Division Road and buildings works page.

Questions and feedback:

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