Our Lady of Lourdes school, Earlwood NSW

Schools – Many alterations and extensions in the Sydney area

Our role:

  • Structural & civil design and inspections

  • Assessment of existing buildings

Challenges:

  • Stringent requirements for fire ratings, disabled access, etc

  • Limited public funding

 

Memorial for Victims of the Holocaust, Darlinghurst NSW

Commemorative Spiritual Structures and Buildings – Alterations to several churches, and a memorial at Darlinghurst, NSW

Our role:

  • Structural design and inspections

  • Structural assessment of existing buildings

Challenges:

  • Understanding the specific stakeholder requirements, and budget limitations in each case

 

Community & Education

 

Way of the Cross  Pavilion and Landscaping Project, Rookwood Cemetery

Our role:

  • Structural & civil design and inspections

  • Hydraulic design of a new stream and rainwater collection system

Challenges:

  • Concealing tanks and equipment underground, and within the landscape
  • Achieving the Landscape Architect’s vision for the stream and ponds, with economical equipment and construction methods

New pavilion and bridge

The re-created stream

 

New Child care centre, Liverpool NSW

Childcare  Centres – Several new facilities in  New South Wales, Queensland and the ACT

Our role:

  • Structural & civil design and inspections

Challenges:

  • Designing very economical structures, given limited government funding

New chapel and crematorium, Rookwood, NSWNew crypts, Rookwood, NSW

Cemeteries – New developments, and many alterations, within several cemeteries around Sydney

 

Our role:

  • Structural & civil design and inspections – buildings, roadworks, stormwater systems, etc

  • Hydraulic design of rainwater collection systems

Challenges:

  • Understanding the specific stakeholder and operational requirements of cemeteries.