Swinburne University Plumbing Barn

Swinburne University

Crosier Scott Architects

Construction of a new three level warehouse trade training facility and the refurbishment of an existing training facility at the Croydon Campus.

The project was undertaken in multiple stages running concurrently including over 6000m2 with extensive mezzanine level teaching spaces and 200m3 purpose built sandpit.

The general characteristics of the building included:
- New build construction consisting of embossed coloured precast concrete panels, large span portal steel structure and Kingspan roofing.
- External cladding is a combination of Kingspan cladding and compressed FC cladding.
- Large below ground sand pit.
- Passenger lift including lift pit and overrun.