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MacBank reveals new green global headquarters

Macquarie Bank’s new global headquarters at 50 Martin Place has undergone extensive refurbishment to become the largest heritage building in Australia awarded a 6 Star Green Star rating.

Why Sydney needs an integrated economic strategy

The Greater Sydney Commission’s (GSC) recently developed Greater Sydney Region Plan – A Metropolis of Three Cities – is spatially focused but it does not include an integrated economic strategy.

Malcolm McDowall to head up Arcadis Australia Pacific

Malcolm McDowall to head up Arcadis Australia Pacific

Malcolm McDowall has been appointed Australia Pacific chief executive officer at Arcadis after 18 years with the design and consultancy firm. He replaces Greg Steele, who was recently appointed Asia Pacific group executive…

The Centaur Pod will morph and change shape

The Centaur Pod will morph and change shape

A robotic room that morphs and shifts to accommodate more people and changes in temperature is being designed by the University of New South Wales students and Arup.

Arup Group welcomes new chair

Dr Alan Belfield will take over from Gregory Hodkinson as chairman of Arup Group in April this year, based in London, after nearly 27 years as chief operating officer. Dr…

Buildings and how to do them better

Tomorrowland19 – I, human: Australia’s top commercial property developers are talking about “radical sustainability”. But if these ideas are to reach the mass market, the building industry needs to consolidate, cut costs and better train construction workers.