25th anniversary We work hard and we know how to celebrate! During September, we hosted several successful events to commemorate our 25th anniversary. Around 300 people, a veritable ‘who’s who’ of people associated with the engineering, architecture, property and building industry, joined our directors and staff in the Jim Stynes Room of the Melbourne Cricket [...]
Umow Lai is delighted to have the opportunity to provide a range of services for Winton’s famous Waltzing Matilda Centre that is being rebuilt following a devastating fire in 2015.“We are working with Cox Architecture as a member of the project team to rebuild the Centre. This is a part of our European cultural heritage [...]
Officially opened on 4 April, 2016, the $230 million Gold Coast Private Hospital in Southport is the first new Private Hospital to open on the Gold Coast in more than two decades and is designed to be able to expand and meet the needs of a rapidly growing population. Statistics indicate that Queensland is one [...]
The $55m GE HQ is a 15,000m2 office building consists of six stories with two levels of basement carparking. The building has been designed to achieve a 5 Star NABERS rating and is targeting a 5 Star As-Built Office v3 rating. Kane Constructions appointed Umow Lai to provide schematic D&C design for all building services with [...]
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. The national consultancy’s expertise in engineering and environmentally sustainable services will help the Tatts building achieve its aims to operate [...]
It took many months of creative thinking, careful planning and meticulous box-ticking but the engineering team at Umow Lai has achieved yet another environmental first. Queensland’s Sherwood Road Bus Depot has achieved the very first 5 Star Industrial As-Built rating in Australia. Leading the project was Umow Lai’s Lizzie Adams. According to Lizzie, “As an [...]
Innovative solutions with a customer-based focus are the integral notions of the Umow Lai philosophy. This Melbourne based engineering firm is creating unique developments that go far beyond the traditional design brief. Read more about Umow Lai in Australia's Best Building and Construction.