Facade Replacement Works: PACE (870) fortnightly lookahead

19 Jul 2023

Some disruption to the Pharmacy Australia Centre for Excellence (870) for the Façade Replacement Project will continue as the contractor progresses with the replacement of the noncompliant combustible cladding scope of work. These works will cause some intermittent noise and there will be some exclusion zones to footpaths, roads and work zones during these works, managed by the Contractor.

The cladding replacement at PACE is expected to be complete by January 2024.

Ongoing communications will be provided to give regular updates regarding upcoming works.

Affected Areas

Duration & Time

Site Operations / Site Establishment

  • Cyclist and pedestrian access is open and managed by traffic control for any closures or disruptions


Lecture Theatre

  • Northern, Southern and Western elevations - cladding installation.
  • These works will be carried out using mobile scissor lift which will create some beeping and may be disruptive.
  • Noisy works expected during these works
  • Exclusion zones surrounding works area will be in place

17 July – 21 July

Level 6 Glazing

  • Closure of café outdoor seating area from 6 July
  • Removal of outdoor seating area roof and construction of access scaffolding.
  • Installation of gantry structure to maintain access into lounge area.

18 July – 28 July

  • Level 6 balcony to be closed and scaffold stair access to be built to access high level glazing.

21 July – 28 July

Cornwall Street Main Entrance

  • Scaffold install to Cornwall St Main entrance to enable cladding removal works.

24 July – 28 July

Please refer to attached markup (PDF, 1.8 MB)and lookahead (PDF, 462 KB)for more information.

Project details

Cladding replacement on the PACE Building which forms part of the wider UQ Façade Replacement Program.


Casey Fredrickson, Senior Project Manager (Infrastructure):

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

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