Façade Project: Sir James Foots (47a), Axon (47) & Hawken Engineering (50)

10 Oct 2022

There will be an impact to access to both Sir James Foots (47a) and Axon Building (47) due to door closures and exclusions zones during construction works for the façade replacement project.

Both the Don Nicklin and Hawken laneway will be impacted / closed as per the dates below. Please see the attached map for impacted areas.
Furthermore, the installation of the facade and removal of the scaffold will create noisy works and potentially disrupt occupants.

Affected areas




Axon north (Laneway elevation) – Panel installation

  • Noisy works due to panel installation

Axon north (Laneway elevation) – Scaffold dismantle

  • Noisy works due to scaffold removal
  • Laneway closure
  • Closure of fire doors (useable in the event of a fire/emergency)

6:30am – 5:00pm




For duration




Until Friday 14 October 2022



Monday 17 October – Friday 28 October 2022



Sir James Foots – College Road Entrance

  • Closure of entrance/lobby for facade installation
  • Closure of Don Nicklin laneway
  • Alternative access to be utilised (will be in place)
  • Access to be maintained/useable in the event of an emergency and afterhours (reopen every day at 2:30pm)

For duration

Closed until Friday 28 October 2022

Sir James Foots & Axon Building Entries

Closure during facade installation & scaffold dismantle as per map attached.

Entry via Level 2 of Sir James Foots Building and Level 2 of Axon Building from Staff House Rd.

Access to S105 & S105C from Hawken Laneway will be impacted.

6:30am – 5:00pm

Closed until Friday 28 October 2022

Site Clean & Clear

6:30am – 5:00pm

Monday 31 October 2022 – Friday 4 November

Project details

Sir James Foots & Axon facade replacement project.


Casey Fredrickson, Project Manager (Infrastructure):

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

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