Master Builder of the Year | National 2016, 2019 | Victoria 2016, 2017, 2019
PROJECTS | Victoria

Bendigo TAFE City Campus Revitalisation Project

Value

$50M

Client

Bendigo Kangan Institute

Consultants

Donald Cant Watts Corke
Six Degrees
Architectus
Integral Group

In quarter one of 2020, Kane Constructions alongside Joint Venture partner Nicholson Construction (known as Kane Nicholson) was awarded the $50 million Design & Construct contract to deliver the Bendigo TAFE City Campus Revitalisation Project.

The project scope comprised stages 1A, 1B and 1C. This included:

Stage 1A

  • Building E – refurbishment of the two-storey existing building. This building is a Heritage Victoria listed building and houses the hospitality department
  • Building H – refurbishment of the two-storey existing building. This building is a Heritage Victoria listed building and houses the creative arts department and BT’s administration team
  • Building J – new three-storey building comprising of general-purpose classrooms and 'Active Roof' rooftop multi-use teaching space
  • Building G – new three-storey building housing the hair and beauty department
  • Building P – refurbishment of the existing three-storey building. Southern wing refurbishment only. This building comprises computer labs and general-purpose classrooms for the existing health department
  • Building L – demolition of the existing two-storey building (southern wing) containing the original kitchen (staged method)
  • Public realm landscaping works were staged across the precinct

Stage 1B

  • Building C – the existing building was demolished completely to make way for a future government building

Stage 1C

  • The upgrade and diversion of in-ground services around the Campus, including around Specimen Cottage was delivered as part of the site preparation works for both Stages 1A and 1B

Kane has a strong working relationship with Nicholson Construction. Kane Nicholson recently delivered the $102 million Ballarat GovHub project in April 2021.

The Bendigo TAFE City Campus Revitalisation Project reached Practical Completion in August 2021.