Automatic door testing across all of UQ sites

2 Mar 2022

Please be advised, there will be an automatic door inspection and service occurring this month and continuing into April. These works are occurring across many different UQ Sites, please forward to whomever it may concern


Start date: Monday 14 March

Finish date: Friday 8 April

When: Between 6:00am and 3:00pm (refer to the attached program for specific details)


Please see attached program above for specific building locations. Sites include:

  • St Lucia
  • Herston
  • Long Pocket
  • PACE
  • Toowong
  • Logan
  • Gatton
  • Hervey Bay
  • Rockhampton
  • Toowoomba

Work Details

  • Visually inspect all sensors and sample points for any condition, which is likely to adversely affect their operation, such as excessive sunlight or fluorescent lighting. Isolate equipment to allow safe access to carry out mechanical and electrical inspection and servicing of equipment. 
  • Check the operation of the installed operator and detectors.
  • Check the operation of all ancillary control facilities and ensure that each control device can be correctly initiated according to its intended function
  • Check operation of all manual call points. Check all power supply by disconnecting all power to operator, including the age and efficiency of the battery back-up supply.
  • Visually inspect control indicating equipment for evidence of deterioration
  • Check for any building, alterations, changes in environmental conditions or utilization of the protected are, which would necessitate modification to the detection or operating systems.
  • Complete service report for each piece of equipment.  Service report will detail finding and any work and adjustments that have been carried out as well as any repairs that need to be completed.
  • Equipment will only be returned to service if deemed safe for continued use.

Automatic Doors Inspection and Service

  • The minimum standards for periodic maintenance and inspection for the Auto Doors and associated equipment is to be undertaken within a four (4) month period from the date of commencing this contract as specified in the following Australian Standard AS 5007 – 2007.

This inspection will be undertaken by UGL.


PF Assist

●      Email:

●      Call: 3365 2222

UGL: Aaron Little

●      Email:

●      Call: AL: 0423 288 758

St Lucia Campus – Precinct 1: Rion Senior

●      Email:

●      Call: 0421 055 975

St Lucia Campus – Precinct 2: Jeremy Moynihan

●      Email:

●      Call: 0427 950 365

St Lucia Campus – Precinct 3: Lachlan Tuite

●      Email:   

●      Call: 0409 657 079

St Lucia Campus – Precinct 4: Robert Dore

●      Email:

●      Call: 0434 602 556

Gatton: Taylor Jefferies

●      Email:

●      Call: 0419 557 635

Remote Sites: Steve Lawler


  • Call: 3346 5512 or 0418 189 996

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