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Macquarie Bank – Sydney, Australia

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Building: Macquarie Bank
Location: 1 Shelley Street, Sydney 
Completion: 2009
Architect: Fitzpatrick & Partners
Structural Engineers: Arup
Prime Frame Contractor: BlueScope
Subcontract Fabricators: S & L Steel
Stair structures: Allmen Engineering

AE Interests: The façade of this building features a unique ‘diagrid’ support structure, the only one of its kind in Sydney. The structure contains many innovative, environmentally sustainable technologies such as passive chilled beams and harbor water for heat rejection giving the building a 6 Star Green Star rating.

Written by Christopher Lawrence

February 27, 2010 at 11:41 pm

Posted in Built

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  1. hi there, my photo appears above. you have not purchased it or even asked to use it. please get in touch to discuss using it. i would be happy to let you use it if the image links back to my web site or even flickr site (www.flickr.com/ghee) where you probably picked it up from
    thanks guy

    guy wilkinson

    November 8, 2010 at 9:12 pm


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