Disruption to AC for fire/HVAC testing

17 Jan 2022

Please be advised, there will be a Disruption to the Air Conditioning in various UQ buildings  to allow Fire/HVAC interface testing.

  • Gas System may be affected.

Affected Areas


  • Start: Wednesday, 2 February 2022
  • Finish: Monday, 7 February 2022
  • Times: 7:00am to 2:30pm
  • Please see attached schedule for details on specific buildings

Work details

  • The Design of the Air Condition system is to stop during a fire alarm. Technicians will need to inspect the units to ensure they act as designed. The systems should only be off for a maximum of 1 hour during this time.
  • Fire doors may close during test.
  • Gas System may be affected.
  • With the milder condition expected, the impact will be minimal. 
  • The system will return to normal after testing.
  • There will be no tones during tests.


Michael Crowley:

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:

PF Assist
Property and Facilities