Cancelled: Crane Lift: Building 69 & Surrounding Buildings

12 May 2023

Please note that these works have been cancelled. See below for original notification.

Please be advised there will be a crane in place Saturday 13 May through Sunday 14 May on the northern and southern sides of Building 69 to accommodate the required roof replacement of Building 69. This will mean traffic management will be in place to safely divert pedestrians in and around the exclusion zone while works are in operation. Major noisy works will be completed as well as minor excavation and concrete cutting works for services.

Affected Areas

 Northern Works

Southern Works


  • Start: Saturday 13 May 2023
  • Finish: Sunday 14 May 2023
  • Times: 5:00am to 5:00pm

Work details

  • All Level 2 entries and exits to Building 69 and Building 67, and those north facing from Chemistry and Sir William MacGregor will be managed by the Lead Contractors Traffic Management program. Traffic Management will be in place to ensure pedestrian traffic can still pass through when the crane is not in operation.
  • No personnel are to enter/exit the building while the crane is in operation, unless in the case of an emergency
  • Passage through to Phizz from Mansfield Place will be restricted
  • Passage to Yumantra through Coopers Rd will be restricted
  • Heavy machinery and vehicles will be travelling through the Northern and Southern travel routes as highlighted above
  • Concrete pump truck will be in use
  • Excavator will be used for trenching and tree relocations on both northern and southern sides
  • Roof sheeting and equipment will be lifted onto the roof of Building 69
  • Sunhoods will be removed on Building 69
  • Major noisy works will be conducted as concrete hobs are removed on Building 69

Project details

Project will include:

  • Replacement of the roof membrane and roof sheeting of Building 69
  • Installation of new flashing, capping and drainage channels across the roof / northern and southern facades


Petar Validzic, Principal Project Officer, Infrastructure:

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

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