Facade Replacement Works: 74 High Street Fortnightly Lookahead

13 Sep 2023

Some disruption to the 74 High Street (Building 490) for the Façade Replacement Project will continue as the contractor progresses with the replacement of the non-compliant 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 at various times during these works; managed by the contractor.

The cladding replacement works are expected to be complete by December 2023. Ongoing communications will be provided to give regular updates regarding upcoming works.

Affected areas

Duration & Time

Site Operations & Site Establishment

  • Material deliveries will use a number of car parks (allocated to the contractor for the Works).
  • Traffic Management to maintain access to rear car parking area at all times.
  • Pedestrian traffic management to footpath to maintain building access.
  • Cyclist and pedestrian access open and managed by traffic control for any closures.


High St Level 4 works (PDF, 460.7 KB)

  • Built will require full exclusion zone and access to L4 Balcony for parapet works for 1 week. 
  • 1x No carpark to be occupied by Built for Exclusion zone during works.
  • Moderate, intermittent noise expected during works & workers will be working off ropes. 
  • Level 4 – Replacement works continue for the column cladding and parapet works.

11th September to 15th September 2023

High St Elevation (works within Scaffold zone) (PDF, 460.7 KB)

  • Built to commence dismantle of scaffold (nightworks)
  • Scaffold dismantle will enable remainder of panel installation & silicone works to occur during the day.
  • Moderate, intermittent levels of noise expected

18th September to 22nd September 2023

Please refer attached plans for mark up of affected areas. (PDF, 1.4 MB) 

Project details

Cladding replacement on the 74 High Street Building forms part of the wider UQ Façade Replacement Program.

UQ Contact

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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