Facade Replacement Works: Centre for Advanced Imaging (57) lookahead

1 Sep 2023

The Centre for Advanced Imaging (57) forms part of the UQ Façade Replacement Program. As part of these works the cladding on the CAI building will be replaced.

The Contractor has established work areas at the CAI Building in recent weeks and will continue to undertake preparation activities in readiness for the main cladding replacement works. This notification provides a lookahead for the upcoming fortnight.

The cladding works to CAI are expected to continue until August 2024. 

Affected Area & Disruption



CAI Laneway

  • Prep work – hand digging trenches.
  • Works contained within fenced area, however movement of spoil material out of compound to disposal area throughout the day

All Day

29/08/23 to 5/09/23

CAI Laneway - Rooms 132, 133, 134, 135, 136 and 137.

  • Remove plaster ceilings
  • Movement of removed material out of compound to disposal area throughout the day
  • Access to rooms by others restricted for the duration

6:30am to 4:00pm

31/08/23 to 1/09/23

Richie Building East Elevation – Contractor Compound

  • Excavator removing soil and putting down road base (NIA09)
  • Pedestrian movements will be controlled by Contractor whilst trucks and machines moving outside of compound



Work details

St Lucia West Package – Centre for Advanced Imaging Façade Replacement.  Refer to the Façade Replacement Program webpage for more information.  

Project details


St Lucia (West Package) cladding replacement project.


Mel Marke, Associate Director (Infrastructure):

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

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