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|September 30th, 2008, 03:39 AM||#1|
Wolf in sheep's clothing
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MELBOURNE | Projects & Construction
Powerstation Site - (Concept / 3 towers)
Powerstation currently under demolition with towers currently under the approval formalities.
The Age site (Concept)
Headquarters of Fairfax which are set to be redveloped once their new HQ is complete at Batman's Hill.
To take place over the next year with Myer refurbishing floors and is set to be completed by X-mas 2009.
David Jones $80m refurb:
New glass facade as well as expanded space.
World Trade Centre Reno U/C
Also there is a 50F+ mixed use tower at 350 William Street, 2 30F + towers on Little Lonsdale Street a new tower at 80 Collins Street and a 55F Residential tower on Elizabeth Street that we have not yet seen renders for.
NORTH OF CBD
30 A'Bekket St tower - 32F 103m U/C
Apartment tower containing 206 Apartments
CUB Development (Approved)
6 towers ft the 281m (302m AHD) tower with possible architectural feature topping 300m
RMIT Design Hub 8F
An innovative design which will provide a light show for those walking past through its changing glass cylinders following the sun during the day.
Zen Apartments - 193m Apartment tower (Approved)
212 Victoria St - 12F tower
198 Berkely Street U/C
33 Mackenzie St 15 storeys
EAST OF CBD
One East Melbourne U/C
Rectangular Stadium (Olympic Park) U/C
31,000 seats with potential to be upped to 50,000 in future.
Federation Square East Concept (Peddle Thorpe)
The Capitol (Fun Factory Site) 6L Office and 38F Residential Tower
9 Yarra/ & Yarra U/C
The Olsen U/C
Possible redesign shorter due to complaints
670 Chapel Street 25F 125m + Mast
Refused by the Stonnington Council, possible amendments taking place
SOUTHBANK/ SOUTH MELBOURNE
28 Office Tower -103m U/C
Third tower in the Freshwater Place development.
SouthbankOne - 43F approx 123m U/C
Apartment building beng developed by Central Equity
Vue Grande - 107m U/C
Apartment building beng developed by Central Equity
109 Clarendon - 34F/106m U/C
Apartment building by FDP
Crown Tower 3 - Approx. 100m
On completion will be Australia's largest hotel with over 600 rooms U/C
Prima Tower - 226m (Approved)
May be redesigned due to news a Trump Tower license had been applyed for for the tower. Expected to begin 2009.
Triptych Apartments 90m (U/C)
Wrap Hotel 41F/130m
Banks Apartments 41F/130m (Approved)
Former Channel 7 Site Apartments
46-50 Haig Street - 33F
The Arts Boulevard Proposed
A boulevard to link up all of Melbourne's art precint through one large walkway.
Hamar Hall Redevelopment
Other projects include the $600m project proposed by an Indian developer, a mini Eureka Tower by FKP and a new tower atop Crazy John's HQ
South Wharf Promenade
Including office tower and continuation of Southbank promenade with restaurants U/C
South Wharf Office Tower
Convention Centre U/C
ST. KILDA ROAD
Rhapsody - 568 St. Kilda Road
70 Queens Road:
34 Albert Rd.
505 St. Kilda Road (St. Kilda Rd) U/C
WATERFRONT CITY @ DOCKLANDS
Melbourne Observation Wheel - 120m U/C
A New Ferris Wheel to be constructed to rival that of the London Eye.
New Costco Store
NEW QUAY @ DOCKLANDS
Lot 9 @ New Quay (Approved)
Low Rise Housing
DIGITAL HARBOUR @ DOCKLANDS
1000 Latrobe Street
YARRA'S EDGE @ DOCKLANDS:
Low Rise Housing
New, 6th Residential tower is about to be released in the coming months. 43F
VICTORIA HARBOUR @ DOCKLANDS
ANZ World HQ U/C
Comprising of more than 100,000sqm - to beAustralia's largest office building.
Montage Apartment U/C[
Low Rise tower situated behind the Dock 5 Apartment Building.
Harbour Esplanade Redevelopment
V5 30F 90m
New highrise residential building next door to Dock 5
image hosted on flickr
BATMANS HILL @ DOCKLANDS
Media House - The Age HQ (to be constructed over rail lines) U/C
664 Collins Street
6 Star Green Star rating, 47,000sqm NLA over 11-storeys. Design @ development stage
717 Bourke Street U/C
Office tower - 17 levels Travelodge - 10 levels
Pedestrian Bridge and Travelodge U/C
New pedestrian bridge coinciding with the 717 Bourke Street Development
733 Collins Street (Goods Shed Reno)
735 Collins Street (towers 4A,4B and podium for all towers currently U/C)
Comprising of 6 towers of mixed use including 1 tower @ 156m
Lacrosse Apartments - 18F+21F tower (Approved)
Beginning Construction in 2009, Quest Apartments to be constructed on the North East side of Telstra Dome.
Bourke Street Junction (Approved) 21F+29F
Two office towers and one 250 room hotel to be contructed on the South East side of Telstra Dome.
Also to come at Batman's Hill, Docklands will be the SAMA development incorporating 4 towers/1 @ 90F headlined by Architect Fosters + Partners with the other 3 all above 100m.
Yet, in holding scientific research and discovery in respect, as we should, we must also be alert to the equal and opposite danger that public policy could itself become the captive of a scientific-technological elite.
Last edited by Jack Daniel; September 30th, 2008 at 08:17 AM.
|September 30th, 2008, 04:02 AM||#2|
Nkrabea Nni Kwatibea
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Very impressive designs! I really admire the fact that the architects of these buildings think outside of the box.
|September 30th, 2008, 09:20 AM||#5|
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Some average designs, but a lot of interesting things in the pipeline for Melbourne. Looking good!
|October 1st, 2008, 01:16 AM||#6|
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some of the projects are really nice
Recognizing power in another does not diminish your own.
|October 1st, 2008, 10:43 PM||#7|
the new republic
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Location: The United Provinces of America
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Northbank Place is excellent as are many of the others. The Yarra River, Victoria Harbour, Docklands, and that huge park downtown are huge assets for Melbourne. These are features which not every city is blessed with.
|October 4th, 2008, 03:33 AM||#9|
GC: King of Cities
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Location: Gold Coast
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Nice Melbourne. Good job!
Gold Coast: Land of the golden beaches and the mighty towers...
|October 4th, 2008, 03:43 AM||#10|
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I love Melbourne and Sydney, for some reason I wasn't aware that Melbourne has so many projects going on, let alone so many with crazy designs. Interesting stuff!
"Only the dead have seen the end of war" - Plato
|October 15th, 2008, 08:42 PM||#13|
Going, Going, Gone
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I'm moving, I'm coming. Can you hear what I hear, it's calling you my dear out of reach. Take me to my beach...
|December 25th, 2008, 10:30 AM||#15|
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Nice projects for Melbourne!
Never judge a book by its movie. -- J. W. Eagan
|December 26th, 2008, 01:25 AM||#16|
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Location: Florida, USA/Moscow, RU
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Great projects, I love them all.
Jonathan and Charlotte - Britain's Got Talent 2012 Live Semi Final
It's China's world, we just live in it.
|December 27th, 2008, 07:01 PM||#17|
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Stadt der Träumer, ich begehre dich und verzehre mich nach dir, jede Nacht in meinen Träumen, oh Berlin, Stadt des deutschen Geistes.
Ein geeintes Deutschland, getragen durch den Gedanken der Freiheit.
|December 27th, 2008, 11:15 PM||#18|
bitte spiel mir etwas
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any progress yet?
"Do not take life too seriously. You will never get out of it alive." Elbert Hubbard
|December 28th, 2008, 10:15 PM||#19|
... life still goes on ..
Join Date: Oct 2008
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wonderful, unique.. i love the wrap idea... all the buildings with those structures i love...