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

August 12th, 2019|Summary|

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 [...]

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

July 23rd, 2019|Summary|

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 [...]

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

June 24th, 2019|Health + Aged Care, Summary|

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 [...]

The new sustainability standard

June 11th, 2019|Summary|

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 [...]

Newmarket Randwick: a new urban hub and residential neighbourhood

December 12th, 2018|Summary|

Established in 1860, Newmarket Randwick located in New South Wales is a community that has always celebrated diversity. Rich with iconic horse auctioneering history, the Newmarket ­development features distinct architecture from the existing stables on [...]

The Stables, University of Melbourne: Trading in the reins for paintbrushes

December 10th, 2018|Summary|

What was once the Victoria Police Mounted Branch stables, has been transformed into a world-class teaching and learning facility for students of the University of Melbourne’s Faculty of Fine Arts and Music, following an $18 [...]

Art and Technology join forces for the Waltzing Matilda Centre

December 6th, 2018|Arts + Entertainment, Summary|

The newly rebuilt Waltzing Matilda Centre was unveiled in an official opening ceremony earlier this year, situated in the Western Queensland town of Winton. The event, which was marked with the ‘Way Out West’ Festival, [...]

RACV’s new-look Cape Schanck Resort redevelopment project now complete

October 22nd, 2018|Hotels + Resorts, ICT, Summary|

After two years of designing and construction, RACV’s newly redeveloped Cape Schanck Resort is now open to guests and members. Cape Schanck is located on the southern-most point of the Mornington Peninsula in Victoria, and [...]

Mary Cairncross Scenic Reserve Project Combines Sustainability with Design

August 15th, 2018|ESD, Sustainability|

The newly revamped Mary Cairncross Scenic Reserve Rainforest Discovery Centre in Maleny is officially open to the public, welcoming visitors to submerge themselves in an educational experience over 55 hectares of subtropical rainforest, located over [...]

Victorian College of the Arts Stables Project on Winning Streak

July 20th, 2018|Arts + Entertainment, Awards|

The Australian Institute of Architects have announced the winners of its particularly prestigious Victorian Architecture Awards for 2018, with many congratulations and achievements to be noted for the award victors amongst Umow Lai’s valued project [...]

Our People – Introducing Associate Hydraulic and Fire Services Engineer, Lama Khalifa

July 19th, 2018|Summary|

We would like to welcome one of our newest additions to the team, Lama Khalifa. Lama has recently joined the Brisbane office as an Associate Hydraulic and Fire Services Engineer, and we are excited to [...]

2018 Queensland Architecture Awards: Sustainable Architecture Winner

June 15th, 2018|Awards, ESD|

The 2018 Queensland Architecture Awards have been announced by the Australian Institute of Architects. Umow Lai would like to congratulate their project team partner, Guymer Bailey Architects for their design for the Mary Cairncross Scenic [...]

Joint Venture officially opened by New Zealand’s Prime Minister

February 15th, 2018|Education, Electrical, ICT, Mechanical|

New Zealand Prime Minister, Jacinda Ardern officially opened the new Ernest Rutherford building at the University of Canterbury (UC) last week. An event to be remembered, the ceremony was attended by hundreds of invited guests [...]

Anthony Dorinko and James Gungl take on key State roles

March 29th, 2017|Mechanical, Office, Staff|

In late 2016, Anthony Dorinko, Associate Director and Mechanical Engineer, was appointed to the Society of Building Services Engineers, a Technical Society of the peak professional body, Engineers Australia. “The Society promotes, for the benefit of the [...]

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