Main Site Master Plan and Elmwood Avenue

Front of lanyon building and front lawn in sunshine

Main Site Masterplan and Elmwood Avenue

Updated 10/08/2018.


Lanyon Building Conservation and Restoration Project

  • Window refurbishment and removals in Phase D (Great Hall).

Possible Impact: There will be some minor noise and disruption.

  • Façade cleaning, stone and brick repairs in Phase B (Lanyon North).

Possible Impact: There will be minor noise and disruption with Phase B works.

  • Construction traffic.

Possible Impact:  Minor traffic disruption. Construction Site traffic accompanied by Banks Man.

  • Soils waste stacks being replaced on Phases B.

Possible Impact: There may be minor noise and disruption.

  • Contractor will be sealing windows internally to prevent dust ingress in Lanyon North.

Possible Impact: Minor noise and disruption.

  • Roof and Structural Repairs (Phases B).

       Possible Impact: None.

  • Phase D (Lanyon West/Main Entrance & Great Hall).

Possible Impact: The Great Hall will not be accessible until March 2019. There will be minor noise and disruption during the Phase D works. The main Contractor will be finalising the erection of scaffold and as a result there will be an increase in construction traffic. Construction plant will be accompanied by a banks-man. The Lanyon main entrance will be largely maintained throughout the works, however, there will be a number of occasions which will necessitate closure. Closures will be notified in advance and diversion signs installed.

  • Phase A (Lanyon South).

Possible Impact: The contractor will be completing snagging works to the brickwork and stonework, there may be minor noise and dust generated by these repairs.

  • Erection of scaffold around Lanyon Main Entrance.

Possible Impact: Main Entrance will be closed from 27 August to 31 August 2018. Slight increase in travel distance. Directional signage will be provided to advise on alternative access routes.


Lanyon North – Internal Alterations and Refurbishment (Phase 1 Complete, Ongoing works on Phase 2)

  • Internal refurbishment works (MRCI) in Lanyon North.

Possible Impact: There will be some minor noise and disruption.

  • Construction access will be made via the Quad.

Possible Impact: Minor noise and disruption from material deliveries.

  • Access to work area restricted

Possible Impact: Limited. Escape routes will be maintained but should only be used in the event of an emergency.



McClay Library Refurbishment Phase 3

  • Contractor's Compound.

Possible Impact: Completing hoarding and altering parking and access arrangements. The attached drawing shows the location of the compound which will affect parking and access routes. 

  • Fit out and services installation in David Bates Building.

Possible Impact: Limited noise from strip out works in David Bates Building transferring to McClay Library.

  • Limited noise from construction works in David Bates Building and McClay Library. Commencement of piling in courtyard.

Possible Impact: Limited noise from excavation and coring work in the ground and external walls. General noise and vibration from piling for short intermittent periods of time. 


Elmwood Learning and Teaching Centre

  • Internal refurbishment works to facilitate decant of Students' Union. 

Possible Impact: Minor noise and disruption. 

  • Construction access will be made via Fitzwilliam Street.

Possible Impact: No access to ELTC.

  • Contractor's compound has been erected behind the Student's Union.

Possible Impact: Pedestrian access is available around the perimeter of the compound. The route will, however, be slightly longer.


Student Centre - Enabling Alterations and Refurbishment of 92-96 Lisburn Road

  • Construction deliveries to 92-96 Lisburn road

Possible Impact: Minor noise from traffic and possible disruption to traffic at rear of 92-96 Lisburn Road

  • Internal Refurbishment works and fit out works
Possible Impact: Noise and vibration.  Some works will continue during the week to 8.30pm.

Minor Projects

69-71 University Street

  • Flat Roof Replacement.

Possible Impact: There will be some minor noise and disruption.



42 University Road

  • Internal Refurbishment.

Possible Impact: There will be some minor noise and disruption.



Lanyon Building Canada Room and Council Chamber

  • Decoration and Carpeting from Friday 24 August to Friday 31 August.

Possible Impact: Limited access to stairs and landing.



  • Replacement of flooring in lobbies.

Possible Impact: No access to lift from Monday 30th July to Monday 13th August.