Location: Chadstone, Victoria
Architects: DS&F Architects (US) and Peddle Thorp Interior Design (AUS)
Value: multi-million dollar
The new lavishly presented Tiffany & Co. store at Chadstone Shopping Centre opened in early 2010.
Umow Lai’s role on the project was to liaise closely with the US design team, Tiffany & Co. (US) and the local design team to deliver a superior quality retail fitout. The engineering services Umow Lai provided were mechanical, electrical, fire protection, hydraulic and audio visual.
The services design detailing was matched to the finishes seen on the retail floor space with flangeless linear diffusers for HVAC in the retail space, full lighting management system for easy end-user operation and flexibility of control and intricate detailing of joinery lighting.
Umow Lai is also engaged as the services engineer on Tiffany & Co.’s new flagship store at 267 Collins Street, Melbourne.