FDC is excited to see the installation of the curtain wall façade underway for the 187 room Vibe Hotel North Sydney at our Northpoint redevelopment. Great work by FDC and the Cromwell team!... Read more.
FDC and industry friends including premium sponsors Stylecraft and Greenbox Architecture, major sponsors Northrop Engineers, Nalebirch Partitions and Classic Tiles and minor sponsor RJ Workspace are proud to announce our 13th Melbourne Cup Day fundraising event. This year we have... Read more.
Our FDC sponsored North West Sydney Koalas were recently featured in the Best Weekend Magazine. Three of the U14 girls – Anjelina, Abbey and Eliza- discuss the importance of finding a healthy balance between school, exercise and socialising.... Read more.
The Steele Building, University of Queensland fitout project delivered by FDC (QLD) was awarded Best Refurbishment / Renovation up to $2M at the Master Builders Association (QLD) Brisbane Housing and Construction Awards held on the weekend. The University of Queensland... Read more.
The winners of the Australian Institute of Architects 2017 NSW Architecture Awards were announced on Saturday night. From a shortlist of 88 projects, awards were handed out for categories including commercial, educational, heritage, interior, public, residential and sustainable. FDC... Read more.
WaterNSW’s headquarters have been built over 3 floors (4,500sqm) in the brand new 1PSQ building located in Parramatta’s CBD. The tenancy occupies the top 3 floors of the building and comprised of high end finishes, joinery wall panelling and... Read more.
Yesterday, FDC’s Director Blake Cottle met with Sir Richard Branson to discuss the latest Virgin Active gym that FDC will be delivering for the chain at Barangaroo in Sydney. Due to open early 2018, the innovative 520sqm facility will... Read more.
FDC are proud to announce their sponsorship of the NSW Country Rugby Union (NSWCRU) Cockatoos for the 2017 season. The Cockatoos provide an opportunity for aspirational players from NSW country zones to play rugby at the highest amateur level.... Read more.
FDC (SA) have completed the fitout of Colliers International’s Adelaide office, Level 9, 121 King William Street. The 662sqm project included the fitout of a new reception area, boardroom, meeting rooms, sky café and kitchen, comms room and open... Read more.
One of FDC’s current construction projects, William Inglis and Son was recently featured on Bred to Win, Sky Racing’s premier Australian thoroughbred breeding industry programme. The facility will feature more than 800 stables re-using the magnificent hardwood from the... Read more.
FDC (SA) has recently completed the fitout of Temple Christian College, 2/6 Henley Beach Road, Henley Beach Road, Mile End. The 1,100sqm project was undertaken over 16 weeks and included the refurbishment of existing tenancy to new student learning... Read more.
Architecture is one of the most influential professions in our global society and Architects offer the opportunity to shape and transform the environment in which we live in. Penfolds Magill Estate Café and Cellar Door delivered by FDC’s team... Read more.
FDC have completed the fitout of Goodman Fielder’s office, levels 4 and 5, 40 Mount Street, North Sydney (NSW). Goodman Fielder is a leading regional food company across Australia, New Zealand and Asia Pacific. They manufacture, package, distribute, market and... Read more.
The Suncorp Super Netball season has come to a close over the weekend with our GIANTS Netball being defeated by the Sunshine Coast Lightning at the Brisbane Entertainment Centre. Our GIANTS had a great first quarter of the game... Read more.
This weekend we will be cheering on GIANTS Netball when they take on Sunshine Coast Lightning in the inaugural Suncorp Super Netball League Grand Final in Brisbane. Tune into Channel 9, 9 Now and the Netball Live app from... Read more.
FDC (VIC) have completed a contemporary office fitout for Walker Corporation located at Collins Square, Tower 4, 727 Collins Street, Docklands. Key features of the 5,200sqm project include feature ceilings and wall paneling, high-end furniture, a detailed graphics package... Read more.
The new G Brothers Mercedes-Benz showroom is now open at Mona Vale (NSW). G Brothers has been the authorised Mercedes-Benz Dealer on Sydney’s Northern Beaches for over 40 years. G Brothers’ extensive stock includes a wide range of new... Read more.
FDC offices recently hosted ‘Super Boss’ day with staff members arriving at work in costumes made famous by super heroes such as Superman, Batman and Captain America. Super Boss Day is a fun new initiative where bosses or co-workers... Read more.
FDC recently entered a team in the Corporate World Cup which is hosted annually by Football Development Australia. This is second time that FDC have competed in the tournament and this time the team narrowly missed out on taking the... Read more.
Here is a sneak peak of IKEA’s first purpose built distribution centre in Australia located at Marsden Park (NSW). The multi-function logistics unit will serve all IKEA stores throughout the country as well as IKEA’s new online store. This... Read more.
FDC’s Leela Hancox recently competed in the Xterra Asia-Pacific Championships in Langkawi, Malaysia. Finishing with a time of 3:45:06, Leela was placed 4th in the Professional Women’s category and 18th overall. This was Leela’s first Asia-Pacific professional event. Keep up the great work Leela!... Read more.
FDC have recently completed the fitout of Be Centre’s Sydney office; Unit 10, 3 Vuko Place, Warriewood (NSW). Be Centre is a leading children’s mental health charity providing Play Therapy for kids aged 3-13 years. The 500sqm project was... Read more.
FDC were excited to celebrate the topping out of the Holiday Inn St Marys Leagues project earlier this week. Construction of the new-build six storey hotel with 123 rooms adjacent to St Marys Rugby League Club is well underway and... Read more.
FDC are proud to support the Property Council of Australia’s #girlsinproperty week. A team from FDC’s Sydney office attended the annual Women in Property lunch at the Westin Hotel last Friday in aid of Ovarian Cancer. 120 secondary school ladies... Read more.
FDC were proud to sponsor the North West Sydney (NWS) Women’s Koalas Football Club ‘Pink Sock Day’ in aid of the McGrath Foundation yesterday. All players purchased McGrath Foundation Pink Socks as part of the game day kit and... Read more.
FDC have completed a 5,000sqm office space and 13,000sqm warehouse for FedEx, 2 Military Road, Matraville (NSW). FedEx Corp. provides customers and businesses worldwide with a broad portfolio of transportation, e-commerce and business services. The company offers integrated business... Read more.
To raise awareness of mental health and to honour his late brother Jason, FDC Foreman Ben Woods will be embarking on a ‘Ride For Jase’; cycling 18,000km around Australia, in 180 days (10th June – November 2017). Funds raised... Read more.
Last Friday, FDC’s Work Life Balance committee hosted Australia’s Biggest Morning Tea in support of the Cancer Council. Australia’s Biggest Morning Tea is an opportunity for friends, family or workmates to come together and share a cup of tea... Read more.
Nicholas Collishaw, Chief Minister Andrew Barr, Ray Bristow and FDC’s Managing Director, Ben Cottle recently attended the official opening of Canberra Park, Gungahlin, A.C.T. The 124,000sqm site provides accommodation for 408 students, 72 teachers and 12 coach drivers. The... Read more.
Perfect conditions on site in Sydney last week for FDC’s Site Tour Day. Designed to connect site staff and site activities with office based staff, attendees benefited by learning more about FDC’s projects, seeing achievements and innovations on all... Read more.
FDC (VIC) have recently completed the fitout for Visit Victoria’s office located at 727 Collins Street, Docklands. Visit Victoria is Victoria’s tourism and events company, responsible for marketing to visitors from within the state, across Australia and around the... Read more.
FDC was recently recognised for supporting employees in their roles as Australian Defence Force Reservists at the Council (DRSC) NSW Employer Support Awards. By creating a flexible environment FDC makes it possible for Reservists to strengthen and develop their military... Read more.
Works are well underway on the new partially high rise (35m high) robotic warehouse for Asahi Schweppes at Heathwood in Queensland. FDC were selected for the design and construction of this landmark project which is due for completion later... Read more.
This Easter, #insteadofchocolate, we have decided to help some of Australia’s most vulnerable children by supporting The Change Angels. As a special Easter gift we have purchased a Buddy Bracelet on behalf of each staff member for a child admitted to hospital with injuries... Read more.
FDC have recently completed the fitout for Cornerstone Health, located at Home Hub, Marsden Park. Partnered with engaged and empowered healthcare professionals, Cornerstone Health will increase the access of all Australians to high quality, affordable and comprehensive healthcare. Their... Read more.
FDC (QLD) have recently completed a fitout for the University of Queensland’s ‘Steele Building’ located on their St Lucia Campus. The University of Queensland (QQ) engaged FDC to completed works within the Steele Building, as part of its continuation... Read more.
Works commenced for new Centre for Child Health and Learning facility in Manly Facility will benefit up to 15,000 families a year Coalition Government investing $10 million through the National Stronger Regions Fund FDC have commenced work on the... Read more.
FDC (QLD) have recently completed the fitout for DCWC located at Level 11, 340 Adelaide Street, Brisbane. Donald Cant Watts Corke (DCWC) have a long standing partnership with some of Australia’s respected organisations, helping turn their ideas into reality... Read more.
FDC (VIC) has recently completed the fitout of Learning First’s new Melbourne headquarters, Level 3, 70 – 80 Wellington Street, Collingwood. Learning First is an Australian education research and policy institute committed to change and reform in school education.... Read more.
FDC have been awarded the ISPT redevelopment project; 345 and 363 George Street and 24 York Street, Sydney. ISPT is committed to creating growth for people and places through property. For over 20 years, ISPT’s properties have been meaningful... Read more.
The FDC Construction project team joined The University of Sydney Campus Infrastructure Services (CIS) team on site last week to mark the official commencement of construction of the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS) Development Project located at... Read more.
On Saturday 25th February, FDC’s ‘Team Talia’ headed to the Wollondilly Leisure Centre for the Annual Cystic Fibrosis Swimathon. Over the last seven years this event has raised over $630,000 to help find a cure for the disease and... Read more.
FDC (VIC) has recently completed a Design and Construct contract to build the 39,555sqm Collins Transport facility at 189 Australis Drive, Derrimut. Collins Transport is a family business, owned and operated by the Collins family in Adelaide. Since its... Read more.
We are pleased to report that an astounding $650,000+ has been raised for Royal Far West as a result of Ride for Country Kids 2017. This year over 100 riders embarked on a 420km, 3 day cycle ride from... Read more.
On Saturday 11th February, Leela Hancox, Contracts Administrator, FDC (QLD) participated in the elite category of the TreX Australian and State Cross Triathlon Championships & MulitSport Festival that took place at Ewen Maddock Dam. Leela completed the race in... Read more.
The ‘Ride for Country Kids’ is underway! 100+ riders are embarking on a 420km, 3 day cycle ride from Wagga Wagga to Orange to raise funds for Royal Far West. Now in its 4th year, FDC are proud sponsors... Read more.
The Navitas project team including CBRE Asia Pacific, Bates Smart and Norman Disney & Young are proud to have achieved final PC today at Navitas’ new Sydney CBD headquarters at 255 Elizabeth Street, Sydney. The fitout and building upgrade... Read more.
FDC Construction & Fitout’s cadet, Julia Palic, was recently granted a scholarship to attend the International Construction tour in January of this year. International Construction is a summer school subject that enabled Julia and 11 other Bachelor of Construction... Read more.
FDC (VIC) have recently completed the fitout of Colliers International’s Chadstone office, Tower 1, Level 7, 1,341 Dandenong Road. Colliers International is a global commercial real estate services organisation with over 15,800 employees in more than 485 offices across 63... Read more.
FDC are constantly driving gender equality. We’re challenging traditions. We’re empowering women. To celebrate International Women’s Day today, we’ve produced a short video. Change is happening. How will you #BeBoldForChange? For further information about International Women’s Day visit the... Read more.
FDC were engaged to complete a full lobby upgrade to 225 St Georges Terrace, Perth. The project included new revolving doors and façades to the front and rear building entry statements, a new concierge and ground floor lobby area, refurbished café... Read more.
The Sydney Work Life Balance committee recently hosted Barefoot Bowls at Balmain Lawn Bowls Club. The event drew over 40 staff members and culminated in a hotly contested final held between the 2 best performing teams from the round... Read more.
FDC are proud to have been engaged by William Inglis & Son Ltd to build a multipurpose, state-of-the-art, global centre of excellence for the display and sale of Australia’s outstanding thoroughbred horses that incorporates the latest technology in international... Read more.
FDC (VIC) have recently completed the refurbishment of 14 Mason Street, Dandenong. The owner, Sandran Pty Ltd was founded in 1991. The company’s line of business includes investing in commodity contracts, tax liens, venture capital companies and other miscellaneous... Read more.
With GIANTS Netball Captain Kimberlee Green front and centre, the Suncorp Super Netball team captains attended the Super Netball and 9 Netball (9 Gem) 2017 season launch at The Rocks, Sydney yesterday. FDC are proud to have signed on... Read more.
FDC (VIC) have recently completed the fitout of Sunglass Hut’s latest flagship retail store located in the Bourke Street Mall, Melbourne CBD. Sunglass Hut is part of the Luxottica Group based in Milan, the largest premium eye-wear company in... Read more.
FDC (VIC) have recently completed an interior fitout of a meeting room suite located in Mulgrave, Victoria. The 150sqm project included the fitout of a boardroom with a custom design boardroom table, new double glazing partitions with a metal... Read more.
Through the collaborative efforts of organisers, sponsors, prize givers, table purchasers, auction purchasers and donors, a total of $200,924.50 was handed over to The Kids’ Cancer Project (TKCP) at a ‘handover ceremony’ earlier this week. Pictured below from left... Read more.
FDC are nearing the completion of Canberra Park, located on the corner of the Federal Highway & Old Well Station Road, Gungahlin. The project involved the Design and Construction of a student accommodation facility which features: 102 student accommodation... Read more.
FDC were engaged to complete a fitout for Macquarie University’s Sydney City Campus (MUSCC) ‘Central Hub’ located at Angel Place, 123 Pitt Street, Sydney. The one and a half level project is a high-end fitout incorporating reception area, boardroom, meeting... Read more.
FDC (SA) has recently completed the fitout of Broken Hill Community Credit Union (BHCCU), 2 Chloride Street, Broken Hill. BHCCU employs 19 Staff that are dedicated to providing excellent service and products to our 8,000 members. With total assets... Read more.
FDC (SA) have completed the fitout for NEC located on Level 9 at 30 Flinders Street, Adelaide. NEC Australia is a leading technology company, delivering a complete portfolio of ICT solutions and services to large enterprise, small business and... Read more.
FDC (VIC) have won a refurbishment and fitout project for levels 11 and 12 at 410 Collins Street, Melbourne. The 516sqm project will be completed over 8 weeks and involves a refurbishment and fitout to 2 levels including converting... Read more.
FDC have recently delivered a 5,000sqm fitout of the O & K Building, Western Sydney University, Kingswood Campus (NSW). Founded in 1989, Western Sydney University, formerly the University of Western Sydney, is an multi-campus university in the Greater Western region of Sydney. It is a... Read more.
FDC are proud to support the 2017 DA Global Swim Macarthur in aid of the Cystic Fibrosis (CF) Unit at the Sydney Children’s Hospital Randwick & The Children’s Hospital at Westmead. To be held at the Wollondilly Leisure Centre... Read more.
420kms. 3 days. 100 riders. It’s just under two months until participants set off on the annual Ride for Country Kids in aid of Royal Far West and the great healthcare work that they undertake for children in rural... Read more.
FDC are excited to announce that the construction of the Angelo Anestis Aquatic Centre at Bexley (NSW) is near complete. To celebrate, the pool will be officially opened to the public next Thursday 26th January with free entry to... Read more.
FDC have recently completed a fitout project for the University of Wollongong’s new South Western Sydney Campus, 33 Moore Street, Liverpool (NSW). The University of Wollongong (UOW) is an Australian public research university. From the start of the 2017... Read more.
With 2017 in full swing at FDC, we are looking forward to another great year, undertaking more award-winning projects for our valued clients. Some of the projects that we are excited to deliver this year include IKEA’s first distribution... Read more.