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ADCO Selected to Complete $8M Geraldton Health Campus Forward Works

ADCO is pleased to have been selected to undertake the Forward Works Package for the Geraldton Health Campus, WA. On the 4th June 2020, Premier Mark McGowan and Health Minister Roger Cook both turned the first sod to mark the beginning of this stage of construction on the health facility’s overall $73 million upgrade. Our involvement in Forward Works will see the carpark expanded and additional access road, ambulance entry and main entry demolition and reconfiguration.

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ADCO to Build $22 Million Gallery and Artists’ Residence for Riversdale Masterplan

ADCO was named head contractor for Bundanon Trust’s Riversdale Masterplan – a striking, $22 million site redevelopment on the estate of one of Australia’s most celebrated artists, Arthur Boyd. The project will showcase Boyd’s art and create a haven for artists on the banks of the Shoalhaven River. NSW Minister for Families, Communities and Disability Services and Member for Kiama Hon Gareth Ward MP and Federal Member for Gilmore Hon Fiona Phillips MP announced ADCO as builder for the significant cultural project. With a completion date planned for late 2021, construction will see a new, state-of-the-art subterranean gallery, auditorium, restaurant,...

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Engineering Milestone Reached at Pimpama Sports Hub

This week, ADCO reached an engineering milestone at Pimpama Sports Hub, with the first spliced truss spanning 37 metres erected. Since beginning on site last year, we have erected the roof cover over the netball centre, and made huge strides on courts, carparking, intersection and roadworks. The aquatic centre is also coming together well, with the main pool hall substructure complete — this allows for the erection of the roof structure. The 50-metre pool is also taking shape, including the aquatic hydraulic reticulation. Due for completion in 2021, the sports precinct will offer an aquatic centre with multiple pools, netball...

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ADCO Announced as Builder for $55M Aquatic Centre in Sydney

ADCO is incredibly pleased to be Builder of Choice for Waves Aquatic Centre, in Sydney’s north-west suburb of Baulkham Hills. The Hills Shire Council yesterday announced that ADCO had been chosen to redevelop the much-loved community pool into an elite sporting facility, in a rigorous selection process. When finished late next year, $55 million aquatic centre will offer locals a FINA-approved 50-metre, 10-lane Olympic swimming pool, a 25-metre indoor learn-to-swim pool, a 20-metre warm water pool, gym and fitness centre, spa and sauna facilities, in addition to a new reception, retail facilities, off-street parking and clubhouse. With over 40 schools...

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ADCO Heads Midland Saleyards Redevelopment

ADCO is pleased to be Builder of Choice for Midland Saleyards, a mixed retail and industrial development that will include the largest Bunnings Warehouse in WA. Backed by extensive project experience in the industrial and large format retail sectors, ADCO gladly took on the $17 million development for client Aigle Royal Developments, which will include a new light industrial, large format retail and commercial area, with frontages planned for both Clayton Street and Lloyd Street, in the Perth suburb of Midland. Located on the site of the former historic Midland Saleyards WA livestock centre, which had serviced the state’s railways...

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Market Square Shopping Centre Project Enters the Home Stretch

ADCO’s $45 million retail development at Market Square Shopping Centre, Sunnybank, is coming to life in Brisbane. Last week, ADCO achieved Practical Completion of Stage 1, which gives a portion of tenants’ access to start fitting out their tenancies. Future separable portions will involve the expansion of a separate, existing building and further work to the main shopping centre building. The next notable milestone is reaching final Certification for Stage 1, due which is due at the end of May. This will allow tenants to open and commence trading. The highly complex project has required ADCO to work in a...

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ADCO Builder of Choice for Complex Mercedes-Benz Facility

ADCO is delighted to have been chosen as the Builder of Choice for Perfect Auto Body's Mercedes-Benz facility, Sydney. Building on our extensive experience in the commercial, industrial and manufacturing sectors, the $25 million project will see the construction of a state-of-the-art, four-storey Paint & Panel facility at nearly 10,000sqm. On completion, the project will have been built within a complex series of shoring systems retaining neighbouring properties and an arterial road within the inner city. The project team worked closely with our client to ensure the building process and significant site constraints were resolved prior putting pen to paper....

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ADCO Selected to Build Another VSBA School Project

ADCO is pleased to have been selected by the Victorian School Building Authority to build the new campus for McKinnon Secondary College. When open for students in time for Term 1, 2022, the new campus in Bentleigh East will offer modern learning spaces over four levels, along with a gymnasium. The campus will be able to accommodate 650 students and a future second stage will provide facilities to further expand capacity to 1,100 students. ADCO is delighted to continue working with VSBA to provide exceptional schools for Victoria. The contract to build the McKinnon Secondary College campus follows ADCO’s recent...

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CEO Neil Harding Appointed WGEA Pay Equity Ambassador

ADCO's Chief Executive Officer Neil Harding has been appointed as a Workplace Gender Equality Agency Pay Equity Ambassador. “It is an honour to be selected among a network of some of Australia’s most influential business leaders who are leading their workplace, industry and the broader Australian community to achieve genuine pay equality in Australia,” said Neil. “We have taken important and calculated steps to successfully measure and ensure pay equality within the business. We are dedicated to supporting our people to work smarter with a wide range of initiatives, such as flexible working arrangements to accommodate family needs, and using...

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Another Important Project Underway for Bond University

ADCO is pleased to be building a new extension for Bond University’s School of Sustainable Development. First built by ADCO in 2008, the Sustainable Development building holds a 6-star Green Star design rating, the first educational building in Australia to achieve this. The new extension will provide four additional learning studios, an open‐air courtyard and a covered, rooftop balcony area for recreational use. This phase of construction furthers Bond’s vision of providing more updated and integrated learning spaces on campus which are intended to better combine the sustainable, architectural and building disciplines providing common space. The new studios and facilities...

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