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    News Archive for July 2017

    Case study: Insulating Concrete Forms chosen for home on Sydney's leafy North Shore

    Optima Constructions was recently tasked with the construction of a new family home in the leafy context of Sydney’s north shore.


    Australia can lead the sustainable build space: Kate Harris

    As one of our esteemed Sustainability Awards judges, Kate Harris, the CEO of Good Environmental Choice Australia (GECA), speaks to A&D about standards, compliance, greenwashing, training, and how her experience as a therapeutic clown doctor taught her the ability to create transformational change in an instant.


    NSW Government confirms Powerhouse site as part of Parramatta’s $140m “cultural revolution”

    NSW premier Gladys Berejiklian has revealed plans for a $140-million arts and culture precinct for Parramatta.


    New report finds that Sydney just keeps on growing

    According to the NSW Department of Planning and Environment, Sydney is getting bigger and at the same time, increasing its overall share of the NSW population.


    Quality steel water tanks for a sustainable future

    Kingspan is a market leader and trusted source of advice for rainwater harvesting, water storage and wastewater solutions.


    First female lead designer takes out top prize at 2017 BDAV Building Design Awards

    A heritage home in the Melbourne suburb of Windsor has taken out the Building Design of the Year award at the 2017 BDAV Building Design Awards.


    Considering the impact of indoor air quality on health

    Flooring is integral to creating a healthier living and workspace. The integration of Mafi timber floors in any work or domestic environment would set a strong foundation for a healthy space. Find out more about the effects of indoor air quality on health at home and work by downloading this free white paper.


    Why polystyrene is a better insulation material than glass wool batts

    Extruded polystyrene boards and glass wool batts are popular choices in insulation for homes.


    Architectural glass features in extensive exterior glazing at Surfers Paradise apartments

    Several products from Architectural Glass & Cladding are being supplied for exterior glazing to the Ruby Apartments project located in Queensland’s Surfers Paradise.


    Architect-designed facade at Perth Stadium uses custom Fairview system in 6 colours

    Stryum, an Australian-made, non-combustible facade system from Fairview, was specified in a unique and customised finish for the 60,000-seat Perth Stadium development.


    Atkar’s Infinity Premium combines excellent acoustics with stunning visual appeal at Trinity College

    Several products from the Infinity Premium acoustic solutions range by Atkar were installed at Trinity College, Melbourne to provide symmetrical acoustic performance along with visual impact.


    Lighting upgrade at Castle Hill BMX increases energy efficiency and rider safety

    An LED lighting solution from Philips Lighting was installed as part of an upgrade project at the Castle Hill BMX Club in Sydney, significantly enhancing energy efficiency and improving safety for riders.


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