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Faculty of Law, University of Sydney – Sydney, Australia

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Building: Faculty of Law, University of Sydney
Location: Sydney Australia
Architect: Francis-Jones Morehen Thorp (FJMT)
Structural Consultant: Taylor Thomson Whitting
Facade Engineer:  Connel Wagner
Fire and Acoustic Engineer: Arup
Contractor: Baulderstone Pty Ltd
Completion: 2009

AE Interests: Glass, exposed wood,  polished steel, fixed and automated shading systems, multi-skin façade. An underground library with: high efficiency lighting and occupancy sensors, and a “light tower” that feeds natural light; all book shelves, desks, and tables radiate out from the well to take the most advantage of its light.

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