Project Name: Macquarie University Courtyard Project
Market : NSW Govt – Macquarie University
Client Name : FDC Constructions Pty Ltd
Project Description : The Macquarie University Central Courtyard Project (MUCCP) is key to the University’s objective in developing detailed strategies for research, administration and learning and teaching functions through creating communities, creating precincts, accommodating research, accommodation administration and accommodating Learn and Teaching functions.
A 3 building development, the MUCCP shall reinvigorate and redefine the Central Courtyard as the ‘Campus Heart’, creating a public realm that reflects the campus’ brand and maintains the existing design legacy, whilst maximising pedestrian accessibility and amenity and establishing a string connection with new teaching and learning research space and a new student housing precinct.
Stage 1 – the refurbishment and conversion of the Ground Floor of the Lincoln Building (16 Wally’s Walk) to seven food and beverage outlets (approximately 507m2), with office space for University
Administration use equal to an A grade office facility on the upper two floors (approximately 2,500m2);
Stage 2 - Construction of a new Learning and Teaching building (1CC), includes formal and informal teaching spaces (1st and 2nd level), food and beverage to 13 retail spaces (approximately 633m2) (ground level) which incorporates the University student bar (U-bar), Graduation hall and function space (basement level) which incorporates food and beverage (back of house spaces) approximately 21,210m2; and
Stage 3 – construction of 2 new student accommodation providing 343 student beds, function spaces and ancillary spaces (approximately 11,500m2).
Tonnage : 2077t