Archive for the ‘Estates’ Category

Students' recycling gives heart charity £100k boost

Students from both of the universities in Bath took part in a recycling initiative with on-campus collection banks in a campaign run alongside BANES Council.

STV lay-by closure will affect bus-stops: from Mon 5 Jun

The works were due to begin on 8 May but, due to unforeseen circumstances, had to be postponed.

Big Commuting Challenge is back

5 June - 14 July: Register now, then leave your car at home, log your journeys & claim rewards

Heavy goods delivery route to Polden development

A new route for heavy goods vehicles delivering materials to the Polden development on campus has been devised.

Improvements to Uni waste storage

Estates is planning to install a waste compacting system on campus to reduce the waste taken to landfill

New date - STV lay-by closure: from Mon 5 Jun

The works were due to begin on 8 May but, due to unforeseen circumstances, had to be postponed.

Progress report: Polden accommodation project

Follow the progress of the construction of our new building

Progress report: Milner Centre for Evolution

Follow the progress of the construction of our new building

STV lay-by closure will affect 20A/20C bus: from 8 May

The lay-by will be closed to all traffic up from 8 May to 16 Jun, so the 20A/20C bus service will now arrive at/depart from the main Arrivals Square.

Progress report: Polden accommodation project

Follow the progress of the construction of our new building

Making campus more eco-friendly

Our annual Energy & Environment Report shows that we performing well against our targets

Bath Spa train station weekend closures from 8 Apr

During the Easter period (8-23 April) Network Rail will be undertaking rail improvement work in the Bath area impacting on the ability of GWR to operate the usual train service.

Happy retirement to Phil Auger

In his 10 years as Energy Engineer at the University, he has played a key part in cutting our carbon footprint by 16% (despite the enormous growth in our estate) and has helped save £1.5 million on our energy bills.

Building update: Polden accommodation

Preparation works for the Polden accommodation block are now well underway.

Busy first week at City Learning Commons

Our new Learning Commons & Cafe at The Virgil Building received 1,700 visits in its opening week

Marking start of construction on Polden

Vice-Chancellor cuts the first turf to mark the beginning of work on our new accommodation building

City Learning Commons & café open

Modern study spaces, an IT suite and training rooms are all up & running at The Virgil Building

West car park closure: 11-12 Feb

On Sunday 12 February there's a ‘Relish running event’ taking place on campus.

Medical Centre car park closure: Mon 23 Jan

Please don't use the Medical Centre car park on Monday as the area at the front of the building is being resurfaced. Sorry for any inconvenience.

Building Control Awards for quality of 10W

We were delighted to learn that both the architect and builders of our 10 West building have received Bath & North East Somerset Council Building Control Award 2016 Awards.