Crane establishment Near AIBN (75)

25 Nov 2021

There will be a road and footpath closure near AIBN (75) due to a crane establishment for an installation project.

Affected Areas

  • Australian Institute for Bioengineering Nanotechnology (75)
  • Molecular Biosciences (76)
  • Centre for Advanced Imaging (57)
  • Gehrmann Laboratories (60)


  • Start: Monday, 13 December 2021
  • Finish: Tuesday 14 December 2021
  • Times: 6:00am to 1:00pm

Schedule as per below

  1. Establish exclusion zone 6am
  2. Crane establish on site from 6am
  3. Reinstate the existing sunshade to the facade and remove the flying loading bay from 6:30am
  4. Crane demobilise approximately 11pm to 1pm.

Important Information

  • Access to the Australian Institute for Bioengineering Nanotechnology (75) building via Research Rd will be maintained while the crane is not in operation as per the attached Crane Establishment Exclusion Zone Map. This access will be restricted while the crane is in operation.
  • These closures will not affect the entrance doors of these identified buildings and emergency access points.
  • Café Nano located near AIBN (75) will also remain open and accessible.
  • The end of trip facility to the bike shop between Centre for Advanced Imaging (57) and Gehrmann Laboratories (60) will have restricted access however can be entered via Research Rd. 
  • The end of the footpath situated near Oval 1 and Union College passing through buildings (75) and (57) will be closed for pedestrian access.
  • Alternative route signage will be displayed closer to the date near the restricted areas ensuring staff and students can easily reach their destinations


Emmanuel Vasiliou, UQ Project Manager:

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.

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