Project Description

FDC have been engaged by Dexus Property Group and AMP Capital to design and construct the refurbishment and state-of-the-art facelift of 309 – 321 Kent Street within the heart of Sydney’s CBD.

The works include the extension of commercial office levels between Levels 1 – 3, the addition of a terrace on Level 4 and the revitalisation of the plaza, rear forecourt, retail and lobby spaces. The 309 Kent Street building will also feature a new glazed facade complemented by pristine granite and brass metal finishes. The net lettable areas (NLA) of Levels 2 and 3 will increase by 21%, while Level 1 will increase by 56% to include a void overlooking the modernized ground floor lobby entrance.

The scope of works also includes extensive CAPEX services upgrades to both buildings, including replacements of the main switchboards, life safety systems, chillers, mechanical pumps, cooling towers, boilers and fire booster cupboards.

Project Features

  • Fast-tracked construction programme
  • Three types of facade systems including shopfront, curtain wall and frameless glass suites; integrated with stone and metal cladding
  • Composite structural design

Project Size

309 Kent Street - 18 levels, 321 Kent Street - 22 levels

Program

19 months

Client

Dexus Property Group, AMP Capital

Award list

  • 2018 Winner
  • MBA
  • Site Safety Award Commercial Construction < $50M
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