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16/11/2023

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Stunning Fit Out Comes to Completion in Fremantle

ADCO has completed a stunning fit out for WA’s Department of Transport and Communities. The North Campus consists of the $14 million fit out of the recently refurbished Myer building in the heart of Fremantle. At a total of approximately 14,510m2 across 4 floors, the fast-tracked project was successfully completed within 24 weeks. Work included the demolition of the base build fit out and installation of a variety of informal and formal meeting, conferencing and collaborative areas, offices and a selection of alternative working space options, staff amenities and plant rooms. A high standard of finishes and workmanship is evident...

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Contract to Build $61M Pilbara Health Facility Won by ADCO

ADCO is proud to have been awarded the contract to build a $61 million hospital development for the community of Newman in WA’s East Pilbara region. In a ceremonial sod turn event on Tuesday, Premier Mark McGowan announced ADCO as successful builder for the much-anticipated Newman Health Service development. The new facility will include 12 in-patient beds, six emergency department bays, two dental chairs and GP consultation spaces, in addition to dedicated rooms for outpatient consults, therapy, medical imaging and pathology. Other health services such as physiotherapy, occupational therapy and mental health will also be supported when the facility is...

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ADCO Welcomes NSW Premier to Bowral Hospital Site

Yesterday, ADCO welcomed The Hon. Gladys Berejiklian to our Bowral & District Hospital site. The Premier was taken for a site walk to view progress on the NSW Government's $68.7 million Stage 1 redevelopment of Bowral & District Hospital, where she toured the near-complete emergency department and was also taken to see the building’s new facades. “We are pleased to report that construction of the facility’s new clinical services building is on track for completion this year and we are delighted to be delivering major health projects for NSW and across Australia,” said our CEO Neil Harding

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QLD Premier Visits Our Indooroopilly State High School

ADCO was pleased to welcome Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk to our Indooroopilly State High School site on Saturday. The Premier walked the site and spoke to staff and press about the upcoming pipeline of school construction work, which will provide hundreds of jobs for Queenslanders. ADCO began the first stage of Indooroopilly SHS early last year, and was completed in time for Term 1, 2020. The $12m, three-storey learning centre offers 16 learning spaces, two design studios, two science laboratories and three multimedia learning areas, designed by Hayball Architects for Queensland Government. ADCO was subsequently tasked with building the second...

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Contract to Build St Albans Leisure Centre Awarded to ADCO

ADCO is delighted to have been awarded the design and construct contract for the new St Albans Leisure Centre Replacement (Health and Wellbeing Hub) project for Brimbank City Council, in Melbourne’s west. The $55 million contract will see demolition of the current St Albans Leisure Centre and the construction of the new Health and Wellbeing hub, which will feature a 50-metre, 10-lane swimming pool, a learn-to-swim pool, warm water recovery pool, aquaplay area and two water slides, a 24-hour gym, a wellness centre, a community program room and meeting and function rooms In addition to sporting and leisure features, the...

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ADCO to Build $10.5M Trade Training Block for Ashmore Tafe

ADCO is pleased to be Builder of Choice for Ashmore TAFE’s new $10.5 million trade training block in Brisbane, on behalf of the Queensland Department of Employment, Small Business and Training. Recently, we were pleased to welcome Queensland Minister for Employment, Small Business and Training the Honourable Shannon Fentiman MP to site. The minister took a walk around the site and met with a number of TAFE Queensland apprentices who will be the first to make use of the Gold Coast learning facility once open in January next year. When complete, the training facility will offer contemporary, world-class training facilities...

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ADCO Completes Holiday Inn Express at Sydney Airport

ADCO’s Holiday Inn Express project at Sydney Airport is now complete and we are pleased to have handed over the keys to our client, Pro-invest Group. Streamline in both design and concept, the hotel’s amenities lean toward the convenient and practical, catering to business travellers and short-term stays due to proximity to Sydney Domestic Airport The hotel spans nine levels, including one basement level, offering 247 hotel rooms and 98 parking spaces accessed via a car lift. Other amenities include a gym, laundry, a full-functioning commercial kitchen, a bar with several lounge areas, buffet station and meeting room. Built over...

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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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