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Umow Lai projects feature prominently in the 2015 Property Council of Australia/Rider Levett Bucknall Innovation and Excellence Awards

February 11th, 2015|Office|

Six Umow Lai projects have reached the finals of the 2015 Property Council of Australia/Rider Levett Bucknall Innovation and Excellence Awards and their Brisbane-based engineer and sustainability consultant Jessica Holz, is a finalist in the [...]

Dr Weng Poh, Associate Director, elected National President of the Society of Fire Safety, Engineers Australia

December 6th, 2014|Staff|

Weng Poh, the head of Umow Lai’s fire engineering team, was elected National President of the Society of Fire Safety, Engineers Australia, and November 2014. Weng started his involvement in fire engineering at BHP Research [...]

Umow Lai’s expertise assists the Sydney’s Overseas Passenger Terminal upgrade

August 27th, 2014|Government + Civic, Industrial|

“Our expertise and experience in electrical, fire safety and sustainability services is being well utilised as part of the upgrade of Sydney’s Overseas Passenger Terminal (OPT) and we are up to the challenges involved,” notes [...]

Umow Lai provides services for CAVE2, the world’s largest virtual-reality environment

August 15th, 2014|Education|

CAVE2, is a 2nd generation, state-of-the-art Automatic Virtual Environment that brings together e-Research related, world class immersive visualisation technologies under the one roof in the New Horizons building at Monash University. “This is a next-generation, [...]

Umow Lai’ engaged on their largest project in Queensland for the Tatts Group

August 6th, 2014|Office|

Umow Lai is working on their largest project in Queensland: the new $80 million Australian headquarters for the Tatts Group Limited located in the Gasworks precinct in Newstead on the eastern fringe of Brisbane’s CBD. [...]

University of Melbourne’s New Faculty of Architecture Building and Planning

June 30th, 2014|Education|

The University of Melbourne's new Faculty of Architecture, Building and Planning (ABP) building is aiming to set an example for the future designers of high-performing buildings who will pass through its halls. Read the full Ecolibrium [...]

University of Melbourne scores first 6 Star building, with full innovation points

June 19th, 2014|Education|

The University of Melbourne’s new architecture building has been awarded a 6 Star Green Star Education Design rating, and has become the only building to be awarded all 10 innovation points under Green Star, including [...]

Umow Lai’s Elizabeth Coe, a Victorian finalist in the 2013 Telstra Business Women’s Awards

October 17th, 2013|Health + Aged Care|

“I was absolutely thrilled to be a Victorian Finalist in the 2013 Telstra Business Women’s Awards," commented Elizabeth Coe, a director of engineering services consultancy Umow Lai, on hearing of her nomination as one of [...]

Umow Lai engaged for the MFB’s new $109m Training Centre

October 12th, 2012|Government + Civic, Industrial, Office|

Building services consultancy; Umow Lai has been engaged as the engineering services and sustainability consultancy for a new, $109 million training facility for the Metropolitan Fire Brigade (MFB). Having completed the design development phase in [...]

Umow Lai appointed for new $40 million Geelong Library and Heritage Centre

August 20th, 2012|Arts + Entertainment, Government + Civic|

Umow Lai has been appointed as part of project team to provide their expert sustainability design services for the new $40 million Geelong Library and Heritage Centre. Patrick Elliott, a director of the South Yarra-based [...]

171 Collins Street – Victoria’s first 6 Star Green Star Rated premium office building

July 31st, 2012|Office|

“What makes the 6 Star Green Star – Office Design v2 Certified Rating that has been awarded to 171 Collins Street so special is that it is the first premium–grade commercial 6 star building in [...]