The progress at Albert St has been steady. The anodised amber gold aluminium cladding & screens to the western façade have been successfully installed, as has most of the aluminium screens to the east.

Floor tiling installation to amenities are complete from ground floor to level 5, with basement End-of-Trip floor tiling scheduled to be completed in the next couple of days.

East & west glazing is complete and the south curtain wall is nearing completion. The north curtain wall is pushing along well.

Amenities & lobby walls have all been sheeted, stopped and sanded from basement to level 5.

Grid ceiling install is underway with level one complete and ready for electrostatic painting.

All services rough in nearing completion.

External render application underway.

Great work team!

The Highpoint project team have been working hard on completing the remaining structural steel works in Big W Node 5 and Centre Court Level 3 in preparation for the concrete infills.

The demolition of the Water Feature slab has been completed in the last fortnight, removing approximately 100m2 of concrete rubble through the Shopping Centre after hours.

Zone 3 Level 3 is progressing well with finishes including Rimex, painting and electrical fit off underway.

Tile demolition has also commenced to this area and we are now undertaking removal of the existing screeds in preparation for the new floor tile install.

The Melbourne Grammar School – Myer Music Centre Redevelopment has been awarded to Maben Group.

The project involves the part demolition and remodel of the existing Bromby House & Myer Music buildings, construction of new basement and ground level music school complete with link bridge above. The existing services throughout the Myer and Bromby buildings will be upgraded to include new light and power, lift services, mechanical system, hydraulics and drainage & specialist sound and audio services throughout. The existing buildings will be acoustically treated with the addition of new ceiling and floor linings throughout.

Maben Group are excited to be working closely with Melbourne Grammar School and Peter Elliot Architecture to create a new music school for the future.

September 4, 2019

Exciting project news – Buxton Contemporary has been shortlisted for the IDEA Awards 2019!

The Interior Design Excellence Awards is Australia’s largest and most successful independent design awards program.

Launched by inside magazine in 2003, the program celebrates the best of Australian interior and product design across 13 categories and five Special Awards.

To view the Buxton Contemporary entry:

Photos by John Gollings.

The team in Ocean Grove are progressing well with civil works ongoing and external cladding works nearing completion.

Polished concrete works in Woolworths and the Dan Murphys is almost complete.

Glass was recently installed in the Medical Centre, and the team are now making progress on the main mall works.

A few photos from earlier in the month of the 7 Ormond project.

Our team in Bundoora are well on track for handover in September!

The Highpoint team have now commenced the major task of tile demolition, with the first night seeing approximately 80m2 of tiles removed. Installation of the new tiles is scheduled to commence in 2 weeks, and will follow the demolition through the mall.

Structural steel erection is continuing with Big W Node 5 being completed ready for bondek installation for our first concrete pour of the project.

Finishes are progressing well in Zone 3 Level 3, with wallpaper and painting to commence shortly.

PT truncations to the new Water Feature Node have been completed, and slab demolition well underway.

August 12, 2019

Maben Group is pleased to announce that we have been appointed the preferred contractor for the Eastland Office Development.

The project involves the design and construct of a 5 Green Star two level office building above the existing multi-level carpark.

Maben Group look forward to working closely with QIC, Turner & Townsend Thinc and the entire consultant team to deliver this unique project.

Works are beginning to ramp up on site with the installation of the tower crane last weekend.

The Kingston Village team have been steadily humming along in Ocean Grove.

The project is progressed well with all main structure works now complete.

Externally, cladding works are well under way and nearing completion and carpark kerb works have commenced.

The Highpoint team have successfully completed the removal of the first set of escalators.

An enormous effort was put in by all to drop the Centre Court set in one night.

Structural slab demolition has been completed to Node 5 and the Centre Court slab demolition is progressing well.

Structural steel erection for void re-profiling has commenced, and ceiling demolition to Zone 3 Level 2 is well under way.

Finishes have begun in Zone 3 Level 3.

The team have also successfully completed the removal of the decorative steel to the Zone 1 Level 3 Atrium Skylights.