Collegiate Hall – heating system

Estates will be reconnecting the newly refurbished heating system at Collegiate Hall on the weekend of 23 November. This process will switch over from the temporary heating supply currently in operation. We anticipate that there may be intermittent interruption of the heating and hot water services on Monday 25th November during plant commissioning. We apologise for…

Major plantroom refurbishments

This summer, we have been undertaking major plantroom refurbishments to the following buildings:  Arundel Gate Court  Stoddart  Harmer  Eric Mensforth Sheaf Collegiate Hall Pearson These works have been undertaken to provide a more efficient heating system within these buildings. Through undertaking these works, we will be able to: address long-term maintenance issues ensuring the heating…

Glazing works programme

The next phase of the cross-campus glazing works project has now begun and is expected to be complete by Thursday 22 August 2019. The work will take place on all levels on the internal doors, windows or side panels and will not cause any disruption to normal daily activities. If you have any queries, please…

Smokefree Hallam – focus groups

Thank you to everyone who responded to our survey about becoming a smokefree university. We received some useful feedback, which will help inform how we introduce the new policy. We are running a series of focus groups to look at how we support staff and students as we bring in the new smokefree culture. If you would…

AWRC update

The month of April saw its first visitor tours around the developments of our two new major research centres: the Advanced Wellbeing Research Centre (AWRC) and the National Centre of Excellence for Food Engineering (NCEFE). Sheffield Hallam University’s Estates project manager, Christopher Dales, and BAM Construction Ltd project manager, Ian Rainbow, led an insightful guided…

Keeping our buildings smoke-free

A message from Peter Roddis, Health, Safety and Wellbeing Manager Keeping our buildings smoke-free As you may be aware, the University has a duty to protect non-smokers from the risk of passive smoking.  To help to achieve this, the University’s No Smoking Policy (link) states that: Smoking is prohibited immediately outside buildings and by entrances…

Research centres are a step closer

The structural steelworks of Sheffield Hallam University’s two new research centres are now in place. Building work led by BAM Construction Ltd is progressing quickly on the University’s National Centre of Excellence for Food Engineering (NCEFE) and Advanced Wellbeing Research Centre (AWRC), which will be based at Sheffield Hallam’s Health Innovation Park. Situated at the…