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This Is How You Transform A Virtually Unusable Site Into A Viable Commercial Development
The building had to navigate two existing heritage buildings, an underground substation, two electrical easements and two double-stacked City Loop rail tunnels beneath the site.
Overcoming a Logistical Gauntlet: Space Efficiency Key to Delivering North Sydney’s Tallest Building
Considering the worksite was situated essentially boundary to boundary between Denison Street, Spring Street, and Little Spring Street, the construction of One Denison was no easy task. These narrow streets are home to other large commercial buildings, restaurants and popular parking facilities.
The First Snowy Hydro 2.0 TBM Prepares for Launch
The Lady Eileen Hudson TBM will excavate two tunnels. Firstly the main access tunnel, and then it will be relaunched underground to excavate the tailrace tunnel to the Talbingo Reservoir intake – for a total of 7.9km.
Slender Bridge Design Innovation Saves $5m in Construction Costs on the Albion Park Rail Bypass
A slender bridge design consisting of bespoke concrete deck planks with integral supports and increased plank spacing permitted a reduction in the depth of the deck for higher clearance in flood events and accommodated large-height vehicles.
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WATCH: Construction of Italy’s New Genoa San Giorgio Bridge Completed to Replace Collapsed Morandi Bridge
Construction of Italy’s new Genoa San Giorgio bridge has been completed on an expedited works program just 15 months after work began to replace the collapsed Morandi bridge which killed 43 people in August 2018.
Australia’s Most Slender Tower: Collins House
Designed by Bates Smart, Melbourne’s 60-storey Collins House is the most slender tower in Australia, rising 184 metres on a 480m2 site which equates to a slenderness ratio of 16.5. By comparison, the world’s most slender skyscraper has a slenderness ratio of approx. 24.
‘Largest Fish Market in the World’: Hansen Yuncken Appointed Head Contractor on Stage One of Sydney Fish Market Redevelopment
Hansen Yuncken has been appointed head contractor for the stage one works with construction on the brand new Sydney Fish Market in Blackwattle Bay is set to begin within weeks.