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Congratulations to our most recently endorsed SCEC Security Zone Consultant, Shawn Schriner

Umow Lai has aspired to be a leader in providing Security Consulting and Risk Assessment services and for over 15 years has provided unparalleled consulting expertise on projects ranging from small technology reviews to large scale federal projects requiring Security Construction and Equipment Committee (SCEC) endorsement. Along with a number of experienced Security Consultants [...]

By |August 12th, 2019|Categories: Summary|

Umow Lai joins the Integral Group Family

Pictured (Left to Right): Andrew Oxley, Managing Director Australia - Umow Lai, Andrew Mather, Managing Director ANZ - Integral Group, Dominic Lai, Chairman and Founder - Umow Lai, Kevin Hydes, CEO and Founder - Integral Group. Leading Australian Building Services + Sustainability practice Umow Lai is poised to join Integral Group, a [...]

By |July 24th, 2019|Categories: Summary|

Melbourne, opening its doors for a sneak peek into seven Umow Lai projects

The projects which are selected for showcase in the Open House Melbourne program recognise buildings and spaces which offer solutions to city challenges and focus on design excellence, sustainability and innovation. In 2019, Umow Lai are proud to have collaborated on 7 projects which will open their doors to the public on the 27th [...]

By |July 23rd, 2019|Categories: Summary|

Umow Lai’s Future Leaders making an impact in the industry

Now into its 5th year, Umow Lai’s Future Leaders program focusses on building relationships with people who are and will continue to make an impact in the industry. Our second Melbourne event for 2019 is coming up in August and will highlight the benefits of smart buildings through a discussion with Umow Lai ICT [...]

By |July 22nd, 2019|Categories: Summary|

Congratulations to our recently promoted Associates and Engineers

We are proud to announce the following promotions Dionne Haeri – Associate / NSW Fire Engineering Leader Showcasing her specialist knowledge in Fire Safety Engineering, Dionne’s appointment as Associate and Fire Engineering Leader reflect her commitment to excellence and the Umow Lai team. Dionne has more than six years’ experience delivering performance-based design solutions for [...]

By |July 2nd, 2019|Categories: Summary|

Australian Unity launches plans for Herston Quarter – a vibrant new community hub in Brisbane

Herston Quarter is a $1.1 billion redevelopment by Australian Unity, in partnership with Metro North Hospital and Health Service. Comprising approximately five-hectares adjacent to the Royal Brisbane and Women's Hospital, Herston Quarter will provide access to leading health, hospital and aged care services. Australian Unity is redeveloping the site to create a vibrant, wellbeing [...]

By |June 24th, 2019|Categories: Health + Aged Care, Summary|

Waltzing Matilda Centre wins local and international design awards

Australian Interior Design Awards 2019 Congratulations to COX Architecture and the consulting team who worked on the Waltzing Matilda Centre for bringing home the Public Design award and the Best of State – Queensland award at the Australian Interior Design Awards for 2019. ‘Rising like a phoenix from the ashes of the original Waltzing [...]

By |June 11th, 2019|Categories: Summary|Tags: |

The new sustainability standard

For almost three decades, Umow Lai has been engineering sustainable environments, and we are proud to have two of our sustainability consultants recently complete the Passive House Designer Course. David Arnott and Tom Hubbard are now Certified Passive House Designers; we caught up with them to discuss what Passive House Design is, and how it [...]

By |June 11th, 2019|Categories: Summary|

Engineering Insights with Director Matt Douglas

  Recently appointed Director Matt Douglas shares his experiences about his engineering career and gives us an insight into the built environment in Brisbane. Congratulations on your promotion. What does being a Director mean to you? For me personally, being a Director provides the opportunity to influence the strategic direction of the business for our [...]

By |April 24th, 2019|Categories: Summary|

Next Generation of Leaders

Announcing Umow Lai’s up and comers and recent promotions This year, we look to the future as we evaluate ways where we can implement innovation in our projects and upskill and empower our staff to be both technically savvy engineers and true leaders in the built environment. The following promotions have all been earned based [...]

By |April 17th, 2019|Categories: Staff, Summary|Tags: |

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