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Dalhousie Ramps ‑ Halifax


The following buildings on Halifax Campus have the required information for delivery trucks to access the locations:

  • Arts Centre
  • Biology (Life Sciences Centre)
  • Central Services (Facilities Management)
  • Chemistry
  • Dalplex
  • Dentistry
  • Dunn
  • Killiam Library
  • LSRI
  • Mona Campbell
  • NRC
  • Psychology (Life Sciences Centre)
  • Student Union
  • Tupper

Definitions:

  • dock height: distance from the ground to the top of the dock
  • dock leveler: device that adjusts to different heights of truck tailgates
  • truck clearance: distance trucks have when backed into dock, from the ground to the roof height
  • road clearance: distance from dock to road
BUILDING, ADDRESS AND
CONTACT
DOCK
HEIGHTS

DOCK LEVELER
TRUCK CLEARANCE
ROAD CLEARANCE
     COMMENTS
                                                            
HOURS
OF OPERATION
Arts Centre
6101 University Ave., Halifax

3’

No

13’

53’

Lift required—loading ramp on Henry St.

 
Biology
1355 Oxford St., Edsel Castle Dr., Halifax

Rod Stewart
902-494-3580

3‘ 4”

No

49’

53’

Lift required—ramp off Edsel Castle Dr. behind NRC parkade

Monday to Friday
8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Central Services Building
1236 Henry St., Halifax

Stores
902-494-1098

4’

No

15’

2’

Lift required

Monday to Friday
8 to 10 a.m.
10:15 a.m. to noon
12:30 to 2:30 p.m. 2:45 to 4 p.m.
Chemistry
6274 Coburg Rd., Halifax

Cathy Ryan
902-494-3319

2’

Yes

Open

Dock

53’

Lift required (ramp is between the Chase Bldg and the Dunn Bldg to the right)

Monday to Friday
9 a.m. to noon
1:30 to 4:30 p.m.

Dalplex
6260 South St., Halifax
902-494-3372

3‘ 6”

No

Open

Dock

53’

Lift required

 
Dental Building
5981 University Ave., Halifax

Robert Creaser or Corinne
902-494-5199 or 902-494-4183
Ground
Level

No

Open

Dock

53’

Lift required - loading bay behind building on College St

Monday to Friday
8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Dunn Building
6310 Coburg Rd., Halifax

Main Office
902-494-2337
Ground
Level

No

Open

Dock

26’

Lift required

 
Killiam Library
6225 University Ave., Halifax

Janice Slaunewhite
902-494-6685

2‘ 9”

No

20’

53’

Lift required - loading ramp is in behind the building off Coburg Rd

Monday to Friday
8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

LSRI
1348 Summer St., Halifax

William Calder
902-494-2931 or cell 902-456-7387

3’

Yes

Open

Dock

26’

Orders over 150 lbs and higher than 5’ require tilt lift and a truck no longer than 26’. Loading ramp is behind the building off College St.

Monday to Friday
8:30 a.m. to noon
1 to 3 p.m.

Mona Campbell
1459 LeMarchant St., Halifax

4’

No

Open

Dock

50’

Lift required

 
NRC
1411 Oxford St., Edsel Castle Dr., Halifax

3’

No

Open

Dock

26’

Lift required

 
Psychology
1355 Oxford St., Edsel Castle Dr., Halifax

Bud Eisner
902-494-3351

2‘ 9”

No

Closed in

Dock

15’

Lift required - half ton truck only, ramp is beside Biology ramp

Monday to Friday
8 a.m. to noon
1 to 4 p.m.

Student Union Building
6136 University Ave., Halifax

2‘ 9”

No

Open

 Dock

53’

Lift required - loading ramp behind building off Seymour St

 
Tupper
5850 College St., Halifax

Wayne Parker
902-494-3493 or cell 902-471-4066

2‘ 9”

No

12 1/2’

26’

Lift required - orders over 150 lbs and higher than 5’ require and a truck no longer than 26’. A lift is required for trucks higher than 12’. All heavy equipment must be delivered directly to the labs.

Monday to Friday
8:30 a.m. to noon
1 to 3 p.m.