UniSA – Cancer Research Institute

Operational: February 2018

Project Description: 

The UniSA Cancer Research Institute houses Centre for Cancer Biology (CCB), the School of Pharmacy and Medical Sciences, a major science public outreach initiative Science Creativity Education Studio (SciCEd), the Innovation and Collaboration Centre, and a public museum, MOD.

The building consists of 12 levels plus a mezzanine, lower ground, basement and rooftop plant.

There are nearly 170 individual laboratory rooms and open workspaces from levels 5 to 12 with a future provision on levels 3 and 4.

Our scope: Engineer and commission laboratory airflow control system (LACS) including sustained energy savings through intelligent air quality measurement and variable volume fume cupboard exhaust manifold. Fully integrate LACS onto campus wide Building Management and Control System (BMCS) with Tridium Niagara.


Client: A.G. OÇonnor

Architect: BVN
Engineer: ARUP and KBR
Builder: Hansen Yuncken

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