Charles Sturt University
Charles Sturt University

Dubbo Campus Learning Commons Revitalisation Project

Project Snapshot

  • Location: Dubbo
  • Cost: $4,500,000.00
  • Estimated Completion date:
    January 2018
  • Contact: James Marks
  • Category: Learning and Teaching
  • Interruptions

    The majority of the works were completed  over the 2016/2017 session break to minimise disruption to staff and students.

Dubbo Learning Commons

Scope

The project will include the refurbishment/revitalisation of the Learning Commons and student 24hrs spaces along with the Staff office areas.

Design Features

The refurbishment of the Dubbo Learning Common's will feature:

  • The refurbishment will give students expanded learning commons space and additional 24hrs space.
  • New open plan office space will be available for staff,
  • New 24hrs accessible amenities for students,
  • Additional teaching spaces,
  • Additional quite spaces for students.
  • New amenities for staff,
  • New HVAC installation throughout the complex.

Sustainability Features

This project will incorporate the the following sustainability features:

  • The installation of new LED lighting,
  • Installation of a BMS for the new HVAC installation.
  • Installation of R3.0 insulation to all new ceilings within the project.

Progress report

The majority of the works were completed over the 2016/17 session break with a handover of the Stage 2 works in late March 2017.

Further design issues resulted in additional works being carried out over the 2017/18 session break.