Australia's Top 5 Engineered-Timber Buildings
Currently, the world’s tallest timber building is Mjøstårnet in Norway, an 85 metre mixed-use complex completed in March 2019. But how is Australia doing in the timber construction space? Let’s look at Australia’s top 5 engineered timber buildings.
North Sydney’s Skyline is Changing Drastically.. These are the Newest Buildings in its Lineup
One Denison topped out in February 2020 making it the tallest building in North Sydney but there are already new buildings under construction to dethrone it from its short-lived title.
Aurecon, SMEC Dominate at the Australian Engineering Excellence Awards 2020
The winners list includes the likes of the Sydney Metro, Canberra Light Rail, Albion Park Bypass and Newcastle Light Rail but also includes construction innovations such as University of Wollongong’s Desert Rose House and self-propelled modular transporters (SPMTs) developed by Gateway South (Fulton Hogan-Laing O’Rourke Joint Venture) for the Darlington Upgrade in South Australia.
WATCH: Melbourne Metro Tunnelling Reaches Halfway Mark with Two TBM Break-Throughs within 24 Hours
Melbourne Metro has achieved another major milestone with 50% of tunnelling now completed after two TBM’s broke through within 24 hours of one another.