Melbourne Sports and Aquatic Centre

Location: Albert Park, Melbourne, Victoria Architect: Peddle Thorp Architects Value: $54 Million Umow Lai has provided building services engineering, fire engineering and ESD consultancy services for this leading sport and recreation facility. Projects we have been involved with include the Hot Water Services Masterplan, ESD Masterplan, Engineering Services Masterplan and the Stage 2 extension (fire engineering). Umow Lai [...]

Noble Park Swim Centre Redevelopment


Location: Noble Park, Victoria Architects: DWP Suters Value: $17 million Umow Lai provided Building Services and Sustainability Consultants for the $17 million Noble Park Swim Centre Redevelopment. The redevelopment includes a new main building (Reception, Café & Kiosk, Offices, Multipurpose space & Change facilities), new indoor programme pool, new outdoor 50m pool & Aquaplay area, improved water slide facilities [...]

Hawthorn Aquatic and Leisure Centre Redevelopment


Location: Hawthorn, Melbourne Value: $19.5 million This $19.5 million project involves the demolition of the existing centre and construction of an all new facility. The project includes a new outdoor 50 metre pool, indoor program pool, reception, administration, entry foyer, gym and programme rooms. Umow Lai is providing mechanical, electrical, hydraulic and ESD services. [...]

Wyndham Leisure, Events + Community Learning Centre


Location: Derrimut Road, Wyndham, Victoria Client: Wyndham City Council Architect: DWP Suters Value: $68 million The $68 million, 80 Derrimut Road Site Optimisation Project, Hoppers Crossing for Wyndham City Council involves the construction of a new Library, expansion of the existing Aquatic and Leisure Centre, redeveloping the existing Events Centre and development of a Precinct/Hub, including a café and [...]

Visy Park Redevelopment (Carlton Football Club)

Location: Carlton, Victoria Client: Carlton Football Club Architect: William Ross Value: $17.3 million Home of the Carlton Football Club, this project involved the demolition of two existing stands and the construction of a new two-level “state of the art” training facility. The new facility includes a gym, warm up area, ‘altitude’ room, aquatic centre, function space, cafe, sports consulting suites and administration space. [...]

Punt Road Oval Redevelopment (Richmond Football Club)


Location: Punt Road, Richmond, Melbourne Client: Richmond Football Club Architect: DWP Suters Value: $15.1 million Home of the Richmond Football Club, the redevelopment includes a gym, sports hall, recovery pool, Community Activity Centre (located under the existing Jack Dwyer stand), additional administration space, function centre and associated commercial kitchen, Aboriginal Cultural Centre and club shop. [...]

Blacktown Olympic Park

Location: Blacktown, New South Wales Architect: DesignInc Value: $27.5 million The new AFL/cricket precinct comprises two new ovals (the main oval has a capacity for 10,000 spectators), catering and function facilities, an indoor cricket practice centre, a practice fielding area and additional car parking. Umow Lai was the mechanical, fire and hydraulic services consultant for the facility, which [...]

Kyneton Sports and Aquatic Centre


Location: Kyneton, Victoria Architect: DWP Suters Value: $7 million Umow Lai provided Building Services and ESD Consultancy for the new $7.0m aquatic centre to be built at the existing Kyneton Sports Centre site. The project includes a new 8 lane, 25 meter Lap Pool, Learn to Swim Pool, Warm Water Exercise Pool, wet and dry change facilities, entry [...]

Ku-ring-gai Indoor Aquatic and Leisure Facility


Location: West Pymble, NSW Client: Ku-ring-gai Council Value: $12 million Umow Lai is providing Building Services for the $12M West Pymble Indoor Aquatic and Leisure Facility to provide more programs, better facilities and ensure ongoing financial and environmental sustainability. Construction is estimated to be complete by early 2012. The redevelopment will be designed with an 'Under the Canopy' [...]

Gungahlin Leisure Centre


Location: Gungahlin, ACT Client: Gungahlin Leisure Centre Value: $28 million Umow Lai was providing Engineering & Sustainability services for the $28M Gungahlin Leisure Centre, a new facility constructed for the use of the local community in and around Gungahlin, ACT. A green field site overlooking Gungahlin is proposed for this development that will incorporate indoor swimming pools, spectator areas, [...]

More Major Sports + Recreation Projects

City of Boroondara Kew Recreation Centre Manningham City Council Templestowe Reserve Sporting Pavilion City of Port Phillip North Port Oval Redevelopment (Port Melbourne Football Club) Government of Sharjah Victoria International School of Sharjah, UAE (Performing Arts Centre, Indoor Basketball Stadium, Aquatic Centre and full size outdoor Soccer Pitch) ANZ Stadium Multifunction Video screens McIntyre Sports [...]

Recreation Hall, Berry Sports + Recreation Centres

Location: Berry, New South Wales Architect: Allen Jack+Cottier Architects Value: $1.3 million This award-winning new recreation hall incorporates a number of innovative design features, including the use of Passive Roof Ventilators to naturally ventilate the building, as well as low energy lighting to ensure it has a minimum carbon footprint.