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2016 – A remarkable year

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 [...]

Teddy Bears Picnic

Engineers who can cook Plates of cake pops, giant cookies, scones and brownies baked by our creative home cooks was all it took to entice their fellow Umow Lai Melbourne colleagues to come and taste their creations made for Australia’s Biggest Morning Tea fundraiser held on 27 May, as an annual event at Umow Lai. [...]

RACV Cape Schanck Resort

RACV Cape Schanck Resort upgrade includes the latest in innovation and technology The Mornington Peninsula, a popular tourist destination an hour’s drive from Melbourne, is well known for its galleries, spas and cafes, gourmet produce and boutique wineries. Soon there will be another attraction to add to the list: an integrated hotel resort offering an [...]

Latest Award Winning Projects

Umow Lai is proud of their association with these award-winning projects:   The Jeffrey Smart Building, UniSA, Adelaide, South Australia Winner - Best Application of AV in Education $500k+Architect: John Wardle ArchitectsClient: University of South Australia Link to award information   171 Collins Street, Melbourne, Victoria Winner - UN Association of Australia Victoria Division, 2014 World Environment Day [...]

Umow Lai’s Elizabeth Coe’s Contribution to Healthcare in Australia is Recognised

Elizabeth Coe was a finalist in the 2013 Telstra Business Women's Awards. See the Stonnington Leader article.

The critical role of mock-up testing

Engineers Australia explores the importance of mock-up testing, using Grocon's project at 150 Collin's Street as an example for laboratory mock-up testing. Umow Lai was the building services and environmentally sustainable design engineer for the project.   Read the full Engineers Australia Article

Innova21

Innova21 is home to the University of Adelaide's Faculty of Engineering, Computer and Mathematical Science. The first building to be awarded a 6 star Green Star Education v1 rating, it incorporates a range of world-class sustainability features, as Sean Mcgowan reports.   Read the full Ecolibrium article.

Pixel now most highly rated LEEDs building in the world

Grocon has done it again. This time it’s just wowed the international green giants with the highest LEED award in the world for its Pixel building in Melbourne. But take a bow too the sustainability consultants Umow Lai and architects studio505. The Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design rating, from the US Green Building Council, [...]

Umow Lai wins contract for $630 million Bendigo Hospital project

Engineering and sustainability experts Umow Lai has won the contract to provide advisory services to the Victorian Department of Health for building engineering services for the new Bendigo Hospital. Destined to become the largest regional hospital project in Victoria, the $630 million Bendigo Hospital, is also believed to be one of the largest regional hospital [...]

In the lap of luxury

Situated on the highest point of East Melbourne; a quiet, wealthy and leafy suburb that forms the eastern border of Melbourne's CBD; 150 Clarendon Street, is a new twelve-storey luxury apartment building developed by the Salta Group, that offers an incredible location directly opposite the Fitzroy Gardens, a location which provides magnificent views across the [...]