UTS Central will be a vibrant student hub and faculty space in the heart of the Broadway precinct, adding to the diverse array of learning, teaching and research facilities at UTS. It will be home to the Library, Reading Room, a student centre, food court, informal learning commons and a range of teaching spaces, including a Super Lab and three large collaborative theatres. It will also accommodate the Faculty of Law and research facilities for the Faculty of Engineering and IT.
Located next to the UTS Tower, the 17-storey glass-encased building will contribute significantly to the amenity of the local area and the streetscape along the southern gateway to Sydney’s CBD, while delivering another iconic landmark building to the UTS campus.
UTS Central is the final significant capital development project to be delivered as part of the billion-dollar-plus UTS City Campus Master Plan. Work commenced in mid-November 2016 with the demolition of the former Building 2. Construction got underway in early 2017 and is on schedule and on budget for construction completion in mid-2019.
- Gross floor area: 47,000m²
- 17 floors (including plant) made up of two underground floors, a five-level podium and 10-level tower
- Location: Corner of Broadway and Jones Street, Ultimo
- Architect: FJMT in association with Lacoste+Stevenson and DJRD
- Main works contractor: Richard Crookes Constructions
- Sustainability rating: Targeting a 5 Star Green Star Design and As-Built rating certified by the Green Building Council of Australia
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August 2018: Introducing the UTS Central Food Court
May 2018: A bird's eye view of UTS Central
March 2018: Building 2 interior takes a giant step forward
December 2017: Building 2 by the numbers
September 2017: Five things you need to know about Building 2's construction
June 2017: Get the inside story on Building 2
February 2017: UTS Central: Demolition on course for March completion
December 2016: Building 2 changes before our eyes as demolition continues
November 2016: Building 2 to go out with a bang as heavy demolition begins
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