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Building and Estate Services

Department of Engineering


Bio and Smart Microscopy Laboratories,  INO-13 & 14

Completion January 2020


Bioengineering Group


Funded by Department

Adaptation and refurbishment of existing offices into 2 new bio-labs including fit-out of M&E services, air conditioning, blackout curtains and Trespa worktops.


Bio-lab ISG-75

Completion January 2020


Dr Somenath Bakshi, Division F


Funded by Department

Extension and refurbishment of existing laboratory space into a new bio-lab including fit-out of compressed air, black-out curtains and Trespa worktops.


Hopkinson Buzz Rig, ISG-55 and ISG-57

Completion January 2020


Hopkinson Lab, Division A


Funded by University of Cambridge + Department

Installation of an efficient supply and extraction system to replace and upgrade the existing system.


Bay 13, Clifford Albutt Building, Addenbrookes

Completion January 2020


Cambridge Centre for Engineering Better Care Group (CCEBC)


Funded by University of Cambridge + Department

Refurbishment of 2 laboratories and an office – space allocated to Engineering for CCEBC, to enable project, teaching and research work to be carried out on the Cambridge Biomedical Campus. Estate Management project, with the Building Projects team acting as user representative.


New Access Doors to Low Speed Lab

Completion February 2020


Whittle Lab


Funded by Department

Heightening of existing access doorway to Low Speed Lab, to allow delivery of oversized mechanical equipment into the laboratory. As well as building works, involved removal of asbestos, and data and security alarm re-cabling.


IT Helpdesk relocated to BC2-01 & 02

Completion September 2020


IT Helpdesk


Funded by Department

Reconfiguration of offices on second floor of the Baker Building, to accommodate the IT Team. Work involved removal and reinstatement of office partition walls, and doorways and decoration and new flooring of the re-configured space.


CAD Lab (ISG-84) access from Workshop

Completion September 2020




Funded by Department

Installation of new access door and ramp to the Workshops CAD Lab (former CSIC Lab), to improving access, and allowing for creation of storage space. 


EEDBA Cleaners Cupboards

Completion September 2020




Funded by Department

No provision in main EEDB Annex project for cleaners’ cupboards. Reconfigure existing WCs on ground, 1st and 2nd floors to incorporate new cleaners’ stores, including installation of sinks, hot and cold water supply and drainage.