Oakleigh Primary School Virtual Tour

Earlier this year we said farewell to our friends at Oakleigh Primary School where we constructed a new gymnasium, renovated and modernised several buildings and completed an extension to the preschool facilities over three stages for the Victorian School Building Authority. Check out some of our work in the School's virtual tour here. 

Wheatsheaf Community Hub

July has seen us turn the sod in Glenroy where we are delivering the Wheatsheaf Community Hub for the City of Moreland. The Centre will provide the community integrated services in a welcoming, nature-inspired setting; supporting, inspiring and connecting local residents at all stages of life. A demonstration of the City of Moreland's commitment to world-leading, sustainable design, the project will achieve the requirements of Passive House and 3 Petals of the Living Building Challenge.


As Head Contractor, we established a plan for the project focussed on the social aspects of sustainability and equity, minimising impact on the environment, supporting local business and promoting economic diversity and viability. This plan builds on our Social and Sustainable Procurement Policy and Framework and Equity and Diversity Policy through partnerships with local Registered Charities Youth Projects and I’m Still Learning.

Epping Private Day Surgery and IPU Complete

Repeat clients Healthe Care Australia recently took possession of their new Day Surgery and Inpatient Unit, with works completed in August. (Bldg.Eng) was involved with this project from the outset, from ECI stage, delivering an early works package, through to completing major fit out works of the main facility over two stages under a Design and Construct contract. Well Done team.

Carlton Primary School Redevelopment Aramax FreeSpan Roof

The (Bldg.Eng) team working on the redevelopment of Carlton Primary School recently achieved a significant milestone, completing installation of the roof covering the new external play area. Utilising The Aramax FreeSpan structural cladding system (by Fielders), Palmerston Street was temporarily shut down while a mobile manufacturing unit was delivered to site, which produced continuous lengths of 30 metre formed cladding sheets ready for use. The entire roof was rolled onsite in one day, with installation completed over 3 days.

Ivanhoe Grammar School Underground Car Park Complete

(Bldg.Eng) team have completed works on the Ivanhoe Grammar School Underground Car Park project. The scope of works included major excavation of the existing South Oval and construction of a new 5000m2 single level basement car park with room for 155 cars and significant storage areas for associated maintenance machinery. Major construction works were completed in February 2018, with the car park handed over for use. Oval works and landscaping completed in May 2018. Well Done Team.

Melbourne Magistrates & Children's Courts Project Complete

(Bldg.Eng) team recently completed works on The Melbourne Magistrates & Children's Court. Scope involved the demolition of existing, outdated facilities, refurbishment works and new construction over two stages. Works were completed after hours to minimise disruption to court proceedings under strict security arrangements. PC was achieved in March 2018. Well Done Team.

Maroondah Hospital Breast Cancer Care Centre Opens

Eastern Health's new Breast Cancer Care Centre was officially opened today, May 21st 2018 by Minister for Health Jill Hennessy. The Minister was joined by the Member for Eastern Metropolitan area Shaun Leane and executives from both Eastern Health and BreastScreen Victoria.


The new state-of-the-art facility brings together a range of previously separate breast cancer services and technologies in Melbourne's east in a modern, 'one-stop-shop' centre, expected to service over 25,000 patients annually. (Bldg.Eng) was appointed in December 2016 to construction the new center, designed by Architects BLP.

For full details visit here

Christ Church Grammar School Video

(Bldg.Eng) team hard at work on the recently completed Christ Church Grammar School project. A great collaboration between Client, Designers and Builder. Well Done Team.

Video Credit: Relive It

Christ Church Grammar School Project - The Journey

Christ Church Grammar School Completion

The (Bldg.Eng) team working on the Christ Church Grammar School project celebrated its completion last week. After a massive effort in the final month from our crew and sub-consultants, the end result is very impressive.

Our efforts were described by the designers Sally Draper Architects as "Bldg.Eng have delivered an excellent outcome and the school and we are delighted with the result."

Well Done Team.

Tower Crane Installed at 101 Grey Street

A milestone event quietly happened on site this week at 101 Grey Street in St Kilda. The (Bldg.Eng) Construction team working on the Sacred Heart Mission Aged Care development oversaw the installation of the project Tower Crane. Adding to the moment, our (Bldg.Eng) brandmark installed at huge scale on the crane structure. Our thanks to the teams at Clark Cranes and Cosmos Signs.

Melbourne Grammar School Complete

(Bldg.Eng) team recently completed works at Melbourne Grammar School. The scope of works included the partial refurbishment of Building 115 over two levels, including the installation of a new lift with innovative glass facade, upgrades to the existing common room including bespoke joinery, new bathrooms and new servery kitchen.

Significant structural steel works and waterproofing were required to the roof to allow for the installation of a new mechanical plant platform. Works in Building 110 included the refurbishment of existing office and administration areas. Well done team.


WGAC Golden Bolt Ceremony

The (Bldg.Eng) West Gippsland Arts Centre team recently created and took part in a special golden moment on site. Members of Baw Baw Shire Council and other stakeholders were invited on site to attach the last nut and bolt into the massive steel beam of the reinstated balcony section.

The achievement was recognised by using a golden nut and bolt and recorded by time-lapse cameras, capturing the considerable effort of the (Bldg.Eng) team hoisting the beam into place.

Time-lapse footage can be viewed here