The University of Queensland offers a range of equipment and services to eligible staff and students. These range from product stores, furniture and laboratory supplies to boating and diving and chemical services.

Boating and diving

Services

  • Scientific diver training
  • Diving equipment sales and hire
  • Commercial vessel hire
  • Rope and cordage by the metre

Equipment

  • Proteus - 7.5m half-cabin for inshore operations
  • Scarus - 5.3m RIB for inshore operations
  • Lamont - 4.3m dinghy for sheltered waters operations
  • Xenia - 3.4m RIB for sheltered waters operations
  • Punt - 3.4m square nosed punt for smooth water operations
  • Bauer U10 breathing air compressor - portable
  • Bauer MV2 breathing air compressor - fixed
  • Breathing air fill bank
  • [10] Scuba regulator sets
  • [13] Scuba BCDs
  • [8] Full face mask regulator sets
  • [10] BCDs for full face mask regulator sets
  • [5] Interspiro Full face masks
  • [3] OTS Guardian Full face masks
  • [3] Poseidon Full face masks
  • [32] Scuba cylinder 11l x 207 bar
  • [8] Scuba cylinder 13l x 225 bar
  • [4] Scuba cylinder 5.4l x 207 bar
  • [8] Scuba cylinder 2.8l x 207 bar 
  • [2] OTS Hard wired communications base stations
  • [2] OTS Through water communications base stations
  • [8] OTS SSB2010 Through water communications diver units
  • [3] Panasonic FT-3 digital cameras in 40m housings

See PPL 2.30.07 Boating Safety and 2.30.08 Diving Safety for procedures.

Contact

Boating and Diving Officer

Michael Phillips

Central Boating and Diving

(07) 3365 1095

Central Boating and Diving
Building 89F, St Lucia campus

Chemical services

Services

Chemical procurement, waste recycling and waste disposal.

Equipment

N/A

Contact

Robert Rose

Consumable and Chemical Stores

(07) 3365 4437

UQ Chemstore (Faculty of Science), Building 99, St Lucia campus

Faculty workshop group

Services

  • Electrical Workshop Services: design, manufacture, test and maintenance of electrical equipment, including laboratory furnaces, motor drive systems and thermocouples. Electrical equipment safety testing and compliance checking also available.
  • Instrumentation Workshop Services: design and development of control and data acquisition system hardware and software, instrumentation implementation and calibration, equipment loans, LabVIEW and embedded software development.
  • Mechanical Workshop Services: design and manufacture of mechanical systems and components from a variety of materials (steel, stainless steel, aluminium, copper, brass, acrylic, plastics, timber) using 3, 4 & 5 axis CNC and manual machining techniques. General fabrication, welding and paint spraying capabilities also available.

Equipment

  • Haas VF-3DYT 5-Axis CNC Mill
  • Haas Super Minimill2 3&4 Axis CNC Mill (x2)
  • Haas TL2 CNC Lathe
  • DMG CTX510 Ecoline Live Tooling lathe
  • Cyclematic CT-1118 CNC Lathe
  • Techni TJ3000-X2 Waterjet Cutter
  • Multicam SR-2412V CNC Table Router
  • Trotec Laser Cutter

Contact

Valentin Valkov

Faculty of Engineering, Architecture and Information Technology

(07) 3365 4464

Electrical Workshop
Advanced Engineering Building (Building 49)
Room 112, St Lucia campus

Instrumentation Workshop
Mansergh-Shaw Building (Building 45)
Room 103, St Lucia campus

Mechanical Workshop
Mansergh-Shaw Building (Building 45)
Room 127, St Lucia campus

Furniture

Services

  • Repairs
  • Design
  • Decorations

Equipment

  • Office furniture
  • Soft furnishings
  • Decorations

Contact

Furniture Store

(07) 3365 9127

Furniture Store, St Lucia campus

Glassblowing

Services

Fabrication and repair of laboratory, chemical, scientific and custom built glass apparatus.

Equipment

N/A

Contact

Workshop Manager

Robin Berlyn

School of Chemistry and Molecular Biosciences

(07) 3365 3904

Glassblowing Workshop, St Lucia campus

Laboratory supplies

Services

General laboratory supplies.

Equipment

N/A

Contact

Robert Rose

Consumable and Chemical Stores

(07) 3365 4438

Science Consumable Store (Faculty of Science), Building 99, St Lucia campus

Scientific workshops

Services

  • ultra-high precision machining, engineering and industrial grade fabrication services
  • electronic and optical services
  • installations, maintenance and repairs in laboratory and office spaces
  • test and tag services

Equipment

  • Makino CNC Milling Machine
  • Nakamura-Tome CNC Lathe
  • Cyclematic High Precision Lathe

Contact

Workshop Manager

Alan Reid

Faculty of Science Workshops

(07) 3346 8801

St Lucia Campus

Stationery and product stores - Gatton

Services

  • building and hardware
  • catering
  • cleaning and pest control
  • irrigation
  • rural and agricultural
  • safety

Equipment

  • electrical supplies
  • mechanical supplies
  • plumbing supplies
  • clothing and clinical
  • stationery supplies

Contact

Property and Facilities Stationery and Product Stores

(07) 5460 1228

Property and Facilities Stationery and Product Stores, Gatton campus

Stationery and product stores - St Lucia

Services

  • Hospitality
  • Eletrical
  • First aid

Equipment

  • Stationery
  • Office supplies
  • Specialist merchandise for cleaning
  • Laboratory supplies
  • Medical supplies

Contact

Property and Facilities Stationery and Product Stores

(07) 3365 1231

Property and Facilities Stationery and Product Stores, St Lucia campus