Project Specifications


Client
Our Lady of Consolation Aged Care Services Ltd

Value
$16 million

Location
Toongabbie, New South Wales

Completion
December 2018

Construction of a seven-storey mixed used development.

PROJECT DESCRIPTION

This project comprises 5 levels of residential Independent Living Units, commercial spaces, courtyard, landscaped rooftop terraces and a 2-level basement car park. Our scope also includes for the introduction of a side lane and extension of the existing rear lane and associated infrastructure works.

The civil works require contiguous piles and concrete capping beam which will supports 2 levels of sub floor basement car park.

Once out of the ground the build extends 5 storeys up in a combination of concrete suspended slabs and AFS walling system.

The architectural highlight of the building is the centre courtyard which will provide natural light throughout and allows space for aesthetic landscaping.

OVERCOMING CHALLENGES

As a means of expediting a tight program, we will be exploring alternative building methods in close liaison with the client and consultants.

INNOVATIONS

Total has provided an alternate basement temporary propping system.

We have been reviewing design and buildability options which includes an alternative to the AFS walling system.

Project Contact

Steve Taylor
Managing Director

Steve is a founding shareholder of Total Construction. Equipped with a carpentry trade background and extensive experience with design and construct projects across all sectors of the building industry, Steve has been a driving force behind the company’s growth and success. With the appointment of a Chairman and CEO, Steve now focuses on the continual development of a successful and sustainable strategy for the business. He also plays a key role in providing leadership for the overall development of the company through strategic marketing, client relationships and procurement.

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