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TIMBER LIMITLESS

  • Description

Melbourne Connect

In Melbourne, Australia, the multi-storey office building Melbourne Connect is currently under construction on the site of the former Royal Women's Hospital and in the immediate vicinity of the University of Melbourne. The design was made by the architectural offices Woods Bagot and Hayball. The approximately 35,000 m² of office space will be used by the Melbourne School of Engineering and as private office and commercial space. In the company history of HESS TIMBER, Melbourne Connect is the third multi-story office building in Australia. The International House Sydney was completed as early as 2016. Its sister building, the Daramu House Sydney, was ready for occupancy in 2019.

Location

Carlton, Australia

Client

University of Melbourne

General contractor

Lendlease Australia

Architect

Woods Bagot, Hayball

Status

Under construction

Project category

Multistorey, Glued laminated timber

Details

  • Wood species: Spruce
  • Volume: 381 m³ glued laminated timber

Scope of services

Planning, Production, Component Delivery

Product / Solution

GLT BLOCK, Glued laminated timber