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Service Updates

Marlowe Building - Inspection of Hot Water Calorifier

Wednesday 29th May - Thursday 30th May, 2019

From midday Wednesday the 29th of May until midday Thursday the 30th of May 2019, the annual statutory inspection of the hot water calorifier in the Marlowe Building is due to take place.

The hot water services will be affected whilst the vessel is dropped, descaled and pressure tested.

We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause and will endeavour to keep any disruption to a minimum. If there are any queries please contact Estates Customer Services on Extn 16666.

Colin Flux
Mechanical Maintenance Manager

Tyler Courts B and C - Replacement of the Hot Water Cylinder

Tuesday 4th June, 2019

On Tuesday the 4th of June 2019 between 7am and 12pm, following investigations of leaks in the Tyler Court B and C plant room, the replacement of the gas water heater is due to take place.

The buildings hot water pressure will be reduced whilst the installation and commissioning is carried out.

We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause and will endeavour to keep any disrption to a minimum. If there are any queries please contact Estates Customer Services on Extn 16666.

Colin Flux
Mechanical Maintenance Manager

Templeman Library Welcome Desk (Main front entrance) - Building Works

Monday 17th June - Sunday 21st July, 2019

From the 17th June - 21st July 2019, the Welcome Desk entrance will be closed whilst building works are carried out. During the first and last week of the works, there will be a section closed off outside the front of the building to allow for a scaffolding team to access the main entrance.

A scaffold lorry will need to access to the Library via the main footpaths from Jarman building. The lorry will be monitored and controlled by personnel when driving through the Campus using the footpaths.

The fire exits in this area will be maintained during this period of work, and other entrances will need to be used for normal use of the Library. The Welcome desk will be temporarily relocated in B Block next to the turnstiles by the Café.

We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause. If there are any queries please contact Estates Customer Services on extension 16666.

Charlotte Ifill
Assistant Estates Project Manager

Security & Transport including Nursing Services - Portable Appliance Testing (P.A.T)

Tuesday 21st May - Tuesday 28th May, 2019

On Tuesday 21st May until Tuesday 28th May 2019, the portable appliance testing will be taking place in the Security, Transport and Nursing Services Building. This work will be undertaken by Atman Contractors.

Please ensure that all equipment is available for testing. All assets will need to be tested and please be aware that all PC's will need to be shut down for testing by the user.

We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause and we will endeavour to keep any disruption to a minimum. If there are any queries please contact the Estates Customer Services on Extn 16666.

Joy Varghese
Electrical Maintenance Manager

UELT Building - Portable Appliance Testing (P.A.T)

Thursday 30th May, 2019

On Thursday 30th May 2019, the portable appliance testing will be taking place in the UELT Building. This work will be undertaken by Atman Contractors.

Please ensure that all equipment is available for testing.

We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause and we will endeavour to keep any disruption to a minimum. If there are any queries please contact the Estates Customer Services on Extn 16666.

Joy Varghese
Electrical Maintenance Manager

Rothford Building - Portable Appliance Testing (P.A.T)

Thursday 30th May, 2019

On Thursday 30th May 2019, the portable appliance testing will be taking place in the Rothford Building. This work will be undertaken by Atman Contractors.

Please ensure that all equipment is available for testing.

We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause and we will endeavour to keep any disruption to a minimum. If there are any queries please contact the Estates Customer Services on Extn 16666.

Joy Varghese
Electrical Maintenance Manager

Parkwood - Portable Appliance Testing (P.A.T)

Monday 13th May - Friday 21st June, 2019

On Monday 13th May to Friday 21st June 2019, the portable appliance testing will be taking place in Parkwood Houses, Flats and Admin.

Please ensure that all equipment is available for testing.

We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause and we will endeavour to keep any disruption to a minimum. If there are any queries, please contact the Estates Customer Services on Extn 16666.

Joy Varghese
Electrical Maintenance Manager

Rutherford - Portable Appliance Testing (P.A.T)

Friday 29th March - Friday 31st May, 2019

On Friday 29th March until Friday 31st of May 2019, the portable appliance testing will be taking place in Rutherford College, Annex and Extension.

Please ensure that all equipment is available for testing. All assets will need to be tested and please be aware that all PC's will need to be shut down for testing by the user.

We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause and we will endeavour to keep any disruption to a minimum. If there are any queries please contact the Estates Customer Services on Extn 16666.

Joy Varghese
Electrical Maintenance Manager

Construction of New Science Hub Building

Monday 25th February - Wednesday 31st July, 2019

From Monday 25th February - 31 July 2019, construction will commence on the new Science Hub building adjacent to the Ingram Building. This builidng will be known as the Freedman Student Centre.

Some noise disruption is expected particularly during the first 4 weeks, whilst the installation of the pile foundations takes place.

During the construction period, approximately half of the parking bays (35 bays) in the Sports Centre road pink zone car park will also be closed until the work is completed at the end of July 2019.

We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause. If there are any queries please contact Estates Customer Services on Extn 16666.

Daniel Beacon
Estates Project Manager

For all estates-related enquiries call Customer Services on +44 (0)1227 816666.

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The University of Kent, Canterbury, Kent, CT2 7NN, T: +44 (0)1227 764000

Last Updated: 26/02/2019