Construction of a Conditioned Laboratory and ESD treatment of Building 512 – a TIIFT-funded project

Buliding 512

Building 512 on the RMIT Brunswick Campus will undergo an ESD (Environmentally Sustainable Design) treatment.

Address

25 Dawson Street, Brunswick

Project overview

A conditioned laboratory for textiles testing will be introduced to Building 512 on RMIT’s Brunswick campus.

The laboratory will be prefabricated offsite and will be an insulated cool room. Building 512 will also undergo an ESD (Environmentally Sustainable Design) treatment.

This project is funded by the Australian Government through the Teaching and Learning Capital Fund (TLCF) for Vocational Education and Training (VET).

Budget

$2 million

Project update

January 2010 – April 2010

The Conditioned Laboratory Project is now complete. This grant funded Conditioned Laboratory Project was due to be completed April 2010.

September 2009

All equipment for the conditioned laboratory has been ordered and components are being fabricated offsite.

Project timeline

Work begins

September 2009

Work ends

End June 2010

Consultants

RMIT Project Manager

Nigel Pollard

Architect

DesignInc

Contractor

Walton Constructions, in association with D&E Air Conditioning and Warren Knox Electrical

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