The building is a new feature entrance for the campus which is part of the new Eastern Gateway. It consists of a circular structure (approx 26m diameter) forming a 600 seat Auditorium.
The structure is formed with beams, carrying the SFS cladding support system, faceting between 10m high columns around the perimeter. Roof trusses span across the building with a 6m high ventilated penthouse enclosure (45 degree roof slope) over part of the roof. A second floor link atrium connects to the adjacent three storey concrete teaching & research building which wraps around the Auditorium.
New steel frame entrance/Auditoria block to new site entrance. Beam and columns with lattice truss.