EASTLAND SHOPPING CENTRE
A AUD 575 million redevelopment of the Eastland Shopping Centre, with 127,000 sqm of retail space.
‘Realm’ at Eastland Shopping Centre, Melbourne, Australia, is a multi-purpose facility featuring a library, arts space and café enclosed by a double skin façade. Structurally, it consists of strip window glazing and a GRP – Glass Reinforced Polymer – lattice frame. At ground level, a frameless stepped glass façade features, maximising sight lines and allowing light into the space. Inhabit’s role involved design consultancy services in addition to design certification of both the glazed and GRP aspects of the façade where we worked with QIC, ACME, The Buchan Group, Probuild & Sinobau. Completion date 2016.
ScopeFAÇADE AND BUILDING PHYSICS CONSULTANT
ArchitectACME | THE BUCHAN GROUP