It’s hard to imagine that a community the size of Ginninderry can achieve a 6 Star Green Star – Communities rating, but it’s done just that.
Through smart planning and construction, the Melbourne International RoRo and Automotive Terminal (MIRRAT) is targeting construction waste and carbon emissions as top priorities in reducing its environmental impact.
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 installation of small-scale vacuum toilet technology was just one of the innovations awarded.
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 Barangaroo Skills Exchange (BSX) gives construction workers the opportunity to build upon and learn new skills.
The Sydney Opera House is proud of its Reconciliation Action Plan, a first for a performing arts centre.