Fujitsu General Builds New Sydney HQ

Construction has officially started for Fujitsu General Australia’s new HQ, which will be located in Eastern Creek in Sydney’s west. The new HQ will abide by a 5-star Green Star energy standard, and will boost growth in neighboring businesses and create new job opportunities. The building will take up 11,093 sqm. It will not only […]

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Sydney Buildings Shortlisted for Global Awards

Three projects in Sydney have been nominated for the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Heritage’s Best Tall Building awards, which commends the crème de la crème of tall buildings on the global stage. The awards will be announced at Chicago’s Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Heritage (CTBUH) conference. Barangaroo’s Rogers Stirk Harbour and […]

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Sydney Modern’s $344 Million Expansion

The Art Gallery of New South Wales (AGNSW)’s $344 million expansion project, better known as Sydney Modern, will be headed up by SANAA and Architectus. The expansion was initially allocated an estimated budget of $450 million. However, with a $244 million funding from the NSW government, The AGNSW will now only need to raise $100 […]

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Recent Homebuyers Drive Renovation Activity

2017 is on track to be another boom year for home renovation in Australia Sydney, Australia, June, 2017 – Recent homebuyers are taking on larger scope projects than all other home renovators according to the Houzz & Home Australia survey from Houzz , the world’s leading platform for home renovation and design. The survey, of […]

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Canterbury Build Recovering After Earthquakes

Data Shows Christchurch & Canterbury Build is Recovering After Earthquakes After three major earthquakes over the past seven years, construction data showed that the Canterbury build and building activity in New Zealand’s greater Christchurch area is still strong despite the recent earthquakes, Greater Christchurch Regeneration Minister Nicky Wagner said. “Within this is the Canterbury Public Sector […]

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Design Build Sydney

Sydney Build Registrations Open

Registrations have now opened to the public for Sydney Build, Australia’s Leading Design Build Construction Exhibition. This must attend event for the construction, design, build and architecture industry will be taking place at the Royal Hall of Industries on 15-16 March. Tickets are free, but they are however limited, we do therefore recommend registering early. […]

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Selecting Sustainable Building Products

Materials Intelligence-A Necessity For Selecting Sustainable Building Products Interview with David Baggs, the CEO and Program Director of Australia’s leading Type 1 eco label Asked the question what hinders professionals in the construction sector from buying sustainable materials, David Baggs, the CEO and Program Director of Australia’s leading Type 1 eco label has a confident […]

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Arup appointed to conserve Sydney Opera House

The Sydney Opera House may, as part of inspection and conservation efforts, be having its foundations checked by robots within five years, a new study plan from Arup and University of Sydney reveals. The new conservation methods are part of a wider renovation study by the partners, funded through The Getty Foundation. The Sydney Opera House, situated on Bennelong Point […]

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Opera House Undergoes $202 Million Renovation

The Sydney Opera House has revealed designs for a $202 million renovation project, the largest upgrade program to the Jørn Utzon-designed building since it opened in 1973. Announced by New South Wales Deputy Premier and Minister for the Arts, Troy Grant, the project’s main goal is to “improve access and ensure it meets the needs and expectations of […]

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