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Sydney Wharves

Umow Lai helping upgrade Sydney's iconic Ferry Wharves Sydney's population is set to top five million by 2017, making it the first city in Australia to reach the five million mark. With the ten largest growth areas identified as being in the Sydney metropolitan area, the pressure to provide adequate, reliable and efficient public transport is [...]

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

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 Future Leader of the Year category. Umow Lai projects that have reached the finals are:- 171 Collins Street, Melbourne: SAS [...]

Umow Lai hires Digby Hall

Digby Hall has been appointed principal sustainability consultant NSW with Umow Lai. He was previously with Aurecon for two years and also founded his own company, Synergy, which he ran for more than five years until 2012 after leaving a 10-year stint with Woods Bagot. Mr Hall is a strong sustainability advocate and a contributor [...]

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

“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 Paul Jacobsen, a Umow Lai Associate Director who is leading the firm’s project team. “The challenges we face arise by [...]

Sydney Breakfast Seminar – Building Refurbishment

Building Refurbishment: A Golden Investment An economy driven investment that delivers results In the current highly competitive commercial property market it is survival of the fittest, but some existing buildings are leading the pack. Smart investments in building refurbishments have seen building owners retain tenants, attract new ones, and deliver higher yields. Our breakfast seminar [...]

Sustainability Service

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.

Umow Lai Designs Energy-saving Systems for New Resources Hub at Ravenswood

Umow Lai, a national multi disciplinary building services company, designed a range of sustainable initiatives that will help promote energy efficiency in the new $20 million Mabel Fidler Resources Hub Building for Ravenswood School for Girls in Gordon. The Governor of New South Wales, Professor Marie Bashir, will officially open the building on 25 August. [...]

Umow Lai’s celebrates success at BRW ANZ Private Business Awards 2011

Umow Lai was a finalist in the 2011 - Excellence in Environmental Practices category - announced last night in Sydney. Shane Esmore, a Umow Lai director and their sustainability team leader said: “Being a finalist in this most recognized and respected private sector award is an honour and certainly a testament to the hard working Umow [...]

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