Grocon’s project team worked for 12 months with Boral Concrete to develop a new structural concrete with significantly reduced embodied carbon and an emphasis on recycling.
The Barangaroo Skills Exchange (BSX) gives construction workers the opportunity to build upon and learn new skills.
The project team undertook an investigation early in the design process to see whether the building had the capacity to deliver more savings and become ‘carbon neutral’.
The installation of small-scale vacuum toilet technology was just one of the innovations awarded.
Relaxed seaside living meets sustainability innovation at Australia’s first 6 Star Green Star – Community, Alkimos Beach in Western Australia.