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Orbitz Becomes First Hitachi Distributor in Australia

By Elevator World | December 1, 2018

Orbitz Elevators, a fast-growing elevator company on Australia’s Gold Coast, signed a deal with Hitachi to become the Japanese OEM’s first Australian distributor. Orbitz founder and Managing Director Jonathan Dwayre said Hitachi had been looking to get into the Australian market for years, and determined after approximately six months of talks that Orbitz was the…

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thyssenkrupp Tapped for “Unprecedented” Sydney Metro Project

By Elevator World | November 1, 2018

thyssenkrupp has been selected for what a New South Wales government official is calling an unprecedented accessibility project that involves designing, suppling, installing and maintaining 70 elevators and 130 escalators for the Sydney Metro in the Chatswood station and beyond, Mirage News reported. The AUD87-million (US$61.9-million) project is “the biggest one-off investment in improving accessibility…

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Developments in Australia, Asia, South America warrant notice.

By Elevator World | October 1, 2018

Big Plans in Australian Cities Developer Beulah International selected Green Spine, a “twisting garden” by UNStudio and Cox Architecture, as the winner of an international design competition that will include Australia’s tallest building at 356 m, or approximately 107 stories, various news outlets, including CNN, reported. The two-tower, mixed-use development is set to break ground…

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Tall buildings set for metropolises around the country.

By Elevator World | June 1, 2018

Southeast Asia Entertainment Hub in Surfers Paradise A project billed as a new “entertainment hub for Southeast Asia” featuring 56- and 72-story towers with 700 apartments and 400 hotel suites has been approved by the Gold Coast City Council in Surfers Paradise, The Urban Developer reported. Sydney-based EG Funds Development is behind “Wanderlust,” designed by…

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The Urban Developer reports on projects in Melbourne, Surfers Paradise and Sydney.

By Elevator World | May 1, 2018

Warm Reception for New Sydney High-Rise Residences Private lifts for five large penthouses are among features at Sydney’s Eighty-Eight by JQZ, for which sales launched in February. Located in the North Shore area and boasting views of Sydney Harbour, the development will consist of 47- and 26-story residential towers and a 15-story commercial/retail tower at…

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Brisbane OKs New 81-Story Residential Tower

By Elevator World | March 1, 2018

Officials in Brisbane, Australia, have approved a plan for a 274-m, 81-story residential tower in the city’s central business district, ArchitectureAU reported. The tower, dubbed No. 1 Brisbane by architects Blight Rayner, will house 534 residential units, including two five-bedroom apartments. The slender tower will have a series of protrusions, complemented by greenery, that break…

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Indonesia, Saudi Arabia and Australia yield big orders.

By Elevator World | February 1, 2018

PT. Berca Schindler Wins 474-Unit Order in Indonesia PT. Berca Schindler Lifts, a joint venture between Central Cipta Murdaya Group and Jardine Schindler Group, has been awarded a contract to supply 118 Schindler 9300 escalators, 254 9500 moving walks and 102 freight elevators to Transmart Carrefour’s multimall developments across Indonesia. Transmart Carrefour projects will include…

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CTBUH Conference 2017 in Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane

By Elevator World | February 1, 2018

The Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat (CTBUH) held its 2017 conference, “Connecting the City: People, Density & Infrastructure,” in Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane on October 30-November 3, 2017. Co-chaired by CTBUH Executive Director Antony Wood, Grimshaw Architects Associate Principal Jeff Morgan, Bates Smart Director Philip Vivian and Sydney Architecture Studio Director Ken McBryde,…

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Melbourne hottest spot for continuing tall construction.

By Elevator World | December 1, 2017

Melbourne Gives Conditional Support for High Rise During an October meeting, the City of Melbourne’s Future Melbourne (Planning Committee) gave its support for a 48-story residential tower at 56-62 Clarendon Street, Urban.Melbourne reports. If built, the 161-m-tall structure will hold 208 apartments and 128 serviced apartments atop a six-story podium. The podium will house a…

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70-Story Melbourne Residential Tower Completed

By Elevator World | October 1, 2017

Global contractor Multiplex has completed construction on an AUD170-million (US$114.21-million) residential high rise in Melbourne, The Urban Developer reported in August. Dubbed “Light House,” the 70-storey tower at 442 Elizabeth Street is 95% presold. Designed by architect Elenberg Fraser, the 607-unit building features nearly 7,000 purple-tinted, angular aluminum panels that change color depending on the…

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