There’s a new yet familiar skyscraper in Sydney’s Circular Quay that’s craning necks and sending gazes skyward. Some aspects of the building may be recogniseable to the area’s residents, workers and passersby, because it’s occupied the same address at 50 Bridge Street since the 1970s, yet over the last three years the building’s seen a remarkable transformation that’s made it a world beater.
V by Crown is a world-class apartment tower currently under construction in Parramatta, New South Wales, offering sweeping views of the Sydney skyline and heritage parklands. The $309m residential apartment building is set to soar 29 storeys high and will be superbly finished with a luxurious glazed mirrored exterior.
Located in the heart of Adelaide on Grenfell Street, the $65 million Ibis Hotel was constructed as one of the city’s premier hotel developments. When opened to the public the visually stunning hotel included 311 state-ofthe-art hotel rooms, plus a variety of food and beverage outlets and significant conferencing space.
Fielders worked in collaboration with architecture firm, YWS, builder, Brookfield Multiplex, and engineers, AECOM and John A Martin on the $750 million, 500 room expansion of the Crown Towers Perth, which saw the complex become the first 6-star hotel in Western Australia. Constructed from late 2014 until late 2016, Fielders were commissioned to supply the building with 20,000m2 of KingFlor® KF70® steel formwork, which was used for its lightweight large span profiles.