Winner - South Coast Constructions Pty Ltd
A difficult site, made more so, by adverse weather and the need to provide drainage solutions to existing and new works. The identification and resolution of potentially serious safety issues regarding the gas design, demonstrated the builders care and expertise and the new build was extremely well finished by South Coast Constructions.
Sponsor: PB Visual Communications
Winner - Sarah Constructions Pty Ltd
Sarah Constructions delivered an excellent building and the judges were impressed by the quality of the highly detailed precast wall panels and brickwork that dominate the exterior of the building. Despite delays, as a result of latent soil conditions, the builder delivered the project 4 weeks ahead of a tight schedule.
Sponsor: Print Solutions
Winner - Mossop Construction+Interiors
Mossop Construction plus Interiors, was required to fit out the 1st floor, which included rooms with complex medical services. Safety and environmental considerations were dealt with in great detail and with excellent outcomes. The client expressed their delight in relation to the way Mossop Construction plus Interiors conducted themselves throughout the entire preconstruction and construction phase.
Sponsor: Wombat Studios
Winner - Kennett Builders Pty Ltd
A multi-faceted project finished extremely well and to the complete satisfaction of the client. The long lead times for many components of the project, particularly the fully imported glass house, was managed expertly by the professional team at Kennett Builders.
Sponsor: TAV Productions
Winner - Mossop Construction+Interior
In a very competitive field where many entries achieved a level of excellence, this project emerged a worthy winner. It scored highly in all the assessment criteria, particularly in the standard of finishes, value for money and a delighted client. Mossop’s rose to the many challenges associated with this complex project and demonstrated how a collaborative approach between client, builder, consultants and trades is a win, win all round.
Sponsor: MC Labour
Winner - Built Environs Pty Ltd
From the outset, this project was tackled in a very professional manner. Built Environs was required to demolish two large buildings alongside a heritage building. Great initiative was shown in construction methodology, absorbing additional work throughout the project and finally achieving an excellent standard of finishes. This project was a worthy winner in this category and achieved a very high score.
Sponsor: Cornes Toyota
Winner - Hansen Yuncken Pty Ltd
The combination of a new building and the refurbishment of another, on an environmentally sensitive site, was handled with exceptional expertise by a young and very enthusiastic team at Hansen Yuncken. The incredible achievement of completing this work in a very tight programme, is testament to how well this project was planned and executed. Hansen Yuncken scored highly across all assessment criteria and the judges had difficulty in faulting the workmanship. An accolade from the client topped off this very high scoring project.
Winner - SHAPE Australia Pty Ltd
The internal finishes of this project are extraordinary and the detail in the joinery is of furniture quality. The difficulty that SHAPE experienced in setting out joinery, ceiling and floor coverings on a radial grid added complexity to the project making this a very demanding undertaking. SHAPE was innovative by recommending that automotive finish powder coating be used to replicate solid brass elements in the facility, achieving the same appearance but requiring lower maintenance at a lower cost. SHAPE has produced an iconic facility....
Winner - Sarah Constructions Pty Ltd
This entry covered numerous separate projects within the Uni of Adelaide Campus. Most were locked within existing operating buildings and some had heritage issues as well. Sarah Constructions was applauded by the client for the continuing discreet work of each project occurring with minimal disruption to the working university. Of particular note, was the proactive approach the team took to matters raised by the University, that weren’t necessarily within their scope of work and they consistently met all key dates set by the Uni....
Winner - Kym Clarke General Builders Pty Ltd
Kym Clarke General Builders completely renovated this cellar door restaurant. The work was completed by directly employed staff of Kym Clarke General Builders with only the services in the building being subcontracted out. The judges were extremely impressed with the stone masonry and the carpentry. Approximately 20,000 stones were cut to ensure that jointing was consistent, while the carpentry, joinery and furniture were all completed to extremely high standards. The collaboration between the builder and the owner was exemplary and Kym... Read more >
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