ECU Joondalup unveils new-look Library

    Edith Cowan University (ECU) has unveiled its newly refurbished Library at its Joondalup Campus. The Library has been redesigned to create a seamless student experience that brings library, learning support ... more


    Construction now underway on JCU’s Technology Innovation Complex

    A traditional Indigenous smoking ceremony and an official sod turning have marked the formal start of construction on James Cook University’s (JCU) remarkable Technology Innovation Complex (TIC). The Feder... more


    Multiplex completes Stage One of iconic $2.8B Melbourne Square

    Multiplex has completed Stage One of OSK Property’s $2.8 billion mixed-use development, Melbourne Square. Located in the heart of Southbank and bound by Power, Kavanagh and Balston Streets, Melbourne Squa... more


    Hacer Group appointed as principal contractor at Eastern Creek Quarter

    Hacer Group has been appointed by Frasers Property Australia as principal contractor to deliver the second stage of Eastern Creek Quarter (ECQ), the large new format retail and showroom precinct coming soon to ... more

  • ECU Joondalup unveils new-look Library
  • Construction now underway on JCU’s Technology Innovation Complex
  • Multiplex completes Stage One of iconic $2.8B Melbourne Square
  • Hacer Group appointed as principal contractor at Eastern Creek Quarter
TL Robertson Library

Upgrade to transform Curtin University’s TL Robertson Library

Just in time for its 50th anniversary, the TL Robertson Library at Curtin University in Perth, Australia will be getting a new design. An iconic Brutalist structure, the library, which was built in 1972, was originally designed to let in little natural daylight in order to protect the thousands of books and other physical materials in its collection. But after five decades of use, with nearly two million annual visitors, the structure (the oldest and largest building on the university’s campus) is in need of significant upgrades in order to comply with technical industry standards and operate more sustainably. In…

Proposed Greenline project could be a game changer for Melbourne

The City of Melbourne is taking the first step to deliver the Greenline project to transform Northbank along the Yarra River - Birrarung, with the release of its implementation plan. The implementation plan is to be considered by City of Melbourne Councillors tomorrow, with the report outlining the vision for the Northbank. The proposed investment is expected to cost up to $300 million – with funding contributions to be sought from other levels of government and the private sector. Forecasting shows Greenline is anticipated to deliver more than $1 billion in economic activity and create up to 1,000 jobs over…

PIF House Clayton hits major construction milestones

Work on PIF House Clayton, a new house being purpose-built in Melbourne’s south-east for at-risk youth, is progressing with framing, roof works and bricklaying recently completed. PIF House Clayton is a partnership between Frasers Property Australia, the Property Industry Foundation (PIF) and the Lighthouse Foundation, which aims to build a home for at-risk and homeless young people in the Melbourne suburb. “Following the slab pour in November last year, the completion of framing, roof tiling and brickwork mark another important milestone for the project. The structure is essentially complete and the home is now at lockup stage, with internal services…
District Office

Melbourne’s $13M District Office development completes

Located in Melbourne’s The District Docklands on Waterfront Way, the recently completed DO (District Office) is designed and built to meet the evolving needs of today’s office worker. During a challenging year, AsheMorgan was striving to define the new, contemporary office to meet the needs of the modern-day tenant. DO has achieved this with adaptable working environments including flexible and fast leasing, full modular fit-outs with kitchens, desks, meeting rooms, breakout spaces and a generous central collaboration zone called ‘The Clubhouse’. Senior Development Manager at AsheMorgan, Mat Stoddart, says that the office isn’t dead, it’s just changing. “Many landlords are…

Leighton Asia and Broad Construction secure $100M in project wins

CIMIC Group’s construction companies, Leighton Asia, and wholly-owned subsidiary of CPB Contractors, Broad Construction, have extended their presence in Singapore and Western Australia respectively with the award of contracts totalling approximately $100 million. A contract has been awarded by Singapore’s Land Transportation Authority to Leighton Asia, in joint venture with Bintai Kindenko Pte Ltd, to replace the electrical services and systems for the existing Central Expressway and Fort Canning Road Tunnels. The works in Singapore commenced this month and will be completed in the third quarter of 2024. Another contract has been awarded by the West Australian Government to Broad…
King’s Baptist Grammar

King’s Baptist Grammar School to break ground in Adelaide

Construction will soon commence on King’s Baptist Grammar School’s new Adelaide Hills Campus, located on Bollen Road in Mount Barker. Construction will get underway following a ceremonial ‘Turning of the Soil’ event on 28 April and the facility is set to open for Term 1 of 2023, as part of the Newenham Masterplan. Principal Don Grimmett said the ground-breaking signifies the next step in the school’s development. “Our brand new facilities will be home to world-class teaching and learning opportunities,” Mr Grimmett said. “Our vision of faith provides excellence in education that empowers individuals in partnership with families and we…

Assemble launches new community in Brunswick

Assemble has launched its latest ‘rent-with-the-option to buy’ development in Brunswick. Designed by Fieldwork architects and landscape architecture by Rush Wright, the project features 171 apartments that will transform the existing factory site into the highly sought-after inner-north community. Assemble Futures (formerly known as the Assemble Model) offers a more accessible pathway to owning a home, that bridges the gap between renting and buying. Once the applicant signs the lease agreement and contract of sale, they secure five years agreed rent with the option to buy their home at 4 Ballarat St at the end of the lease period. Assemble’s…