Universities are amazing places

Part 1 of our new special report on Universities and education, through our new micro site portal

1psq Charter Hall

Vertical campus in Parramatta is drawing the crowds

“Agnostic” is not a word often used to describe buildings, but it’s the favourite of Woods Bagot’s Georgia Singleton in relation to the Charter Hall/Western Sydney’ University’s 14 storey “vertical campus” in Parramatta, known as 1PSQ (One Parramatta Square).

The universities embracing Passivhaus design

Passivhaus design, originally intended for housing, is being adapted to demanding university and other educational buildings, which have complex needs in terms of occupancy and technology. 


Mirvac adds another to six star NABERS Energy tally

Mirvac has added more green creds to its portfolio, achieving the highest possible six star NABERS Energy rating for a base building at One Darling Island at Pyrmont in Sydney.