2016

A Project from the Archives: King George Square Redevelopment

A Project from the Archives: King George Square Redevelopment

In mid 2008, Kane was awarded the King George Square Redevelopment project by the Brisbane City Council. A site with a significant history in the heart of Brisbane’s CBD, the project was the subject of a design competition won by Urbis.  The winning design consisted of a new amphitheatre, recycled water feature, green wall, observation deck…

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Surfboards in the Site Office

Surfboards in the Site Office

When we win a project close to the beach, every Kane employee puts their hand up to be on the project team.  Stella Maris Manly is literally 200m from Manly Beach, (the Queenscliff Surf Life Saving Club end), and the site team are already talking about keeping the surfboards in the Site Office.Sandrick Project Directions, project management consultant…

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Kane QLD Celebrates 10 Year Anniversary

Kane QLD Celebrates 10 Year Anniversary

With 10 year celebrations well underway at Kane’s Queensland office, we decided to commemorate the occasion with a video in which David Rutter, Queensland Director, and Tony Isaacson, Managing Director reflect on the past.  It’s an excellent snapshot of the 10 years, commemorating what makes Kane QLD the office it is today.  Make…

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A Project from the Archives: Old Government House

A Project from the Archives: Old Government House

In September 2007, Kane were awarded the restoration of one of Queensland’s most significant heritage buildings, Old Government House.  Constructed in 1862, it was the first public building designed and constructed for the newly created colony of Queensland and served as the primary residence for the first 11 Governors of Queensland. When…

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Magnolia Apartments Project Shifts Gear

Magnolia Apartments Project Shifts Gear

With 2 tower cranes now in place at 'Magnolia' Apartments, Lane Cove, and the excavation and basement preparations by Chalouhi very near complete, our project team, led by Andrew Barnfield and Nick Turner are pushing onwards and upwards. We sent out our friends from Swarm UAV to capture the progress from the air. Check out the video here.

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