Whitehorse Road, Blackburn, is not only a busy thoroughfare, but also a strip burgeoning with signage. Literally each building is beckoning for attention, with advertisements competing for drivers’ attention. So when it came to developing a prominent corner site, the architects, Room 11, together with developers Zero Nine, took a different approach.
Architectural Walling Solutions in Concrete
The Architectural Walling Solutions in Concrete seminar will surprise you, and at the same time, challenge the way you approach the task of designing, specifying and constructing concrete walls. You’ll come away with a new appreciation of what can be achieved with concrete.
- Off-form concrete finishes – presented by Cement Concrete & Aggregates Australia
- GASP! Project – presented by Room 11 Architects
Who should be there?
Anyone involved in the design, specification and/or construction of concrete walls in facades and/or internal spaces – residential or commercial – including architects, building designers, developers and builders.
What does the seminar cover?
The seminar is split into two sessions. The first 30-minute session includes an overview of the planning, specification and construction steps necessary to achieve high quality concrete finishes. It will also cover how to manage expectations and outcomes of in-situ concrete works. This session will be presented by Komal Krishna, Engineer – Construction Solutions with CCAA. The second 40 min session looks at concrete walling form an architectural perspective and focus around case study of the award winning Glenorchy Art and Sculpture Park (GASP!), designed by Room 11 Architects. It will look at the challenging and rewarding aspects of designing with concrete and how the built form relates to the surrounding landscape. This session will be presented by Thomas Bailey – Lead Architect for the GASP! Project with Room 11 Architects.
Date: Thursday 13th November
Venue: Harbour View Room, Hotel Grand Chancellor, 1 Davey Street, Hobart
Time: 5:30 Registration
Cost: $35 (incl GST)
The seminar will conclude with a networking session with drinks and refreshments.
For further information contact Suzy Mahney on (03) 9825 0200 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Hotel Grand Chancellor
1 Davey Street