Blue Star Pacific has been awarded the electrical design and construct contract for an exciting new development known as “The Coterie” located at 365 St Pauls Terrace in the heart of Brisbane’s Fortitude Valley. Blue Star is excited to be working with its client, Maxcon to deliver this 30 storey residential building which is due to be completed in September 2019. Alex Healey of Brisbane Development.com writes “From an urban design standpoint, the centrepiece of this development is the integration and repurposing of the heritage listed McDonald Pastry Cooks building. Once tenanted, the building will undoubtedly add further texture to the eclectic Fortitude Valley retail experience and serve as a key driver of demand for the units above.”(https://brisbanedevelopment.com/for-sale-fortitude-valleys-the-coterie/) Blue Star…
The NECA Excellence Awards are the most prestigious awards offered in the electrical and communications sector and are the highlight of the industry’s social calendar. These awards provide businesses with the only Australia-wide opportunity to showcase their best projects to their peers, industry, government and their local community. Winners will have shown technical innovation, adherence to safety and quality assurance, delivery of the project on-time and on-budget and will have met many other challenging criteria. Blue Star Pacific is proud to have won 2 awards – the Sundale Apartments project won the Commercial Medium Project award and the Melbourne Street Residences project won the Lighting award for delivering lighting that achieves a high level of visual, technical and aesthetic excellence. Blue…
On the 16th of June Blue Star’s finance and administration team attended a fun and creative evening at Brisbane’s Cork & Chroma as part of their social club activities. Cork & Chroma is an art studio that boasts a relaxed social setting where participants can take on the basic techniques of painting with acrylics on canvas. With a glass of wine in one hand and a paintbrush in the other, the night was destined for greatness! “Drink. Paint. Just don’t drink the paint.” The evening was led by one of Cork & Chroma artists who gave step by step instructions and plenty of room for the Blue Star staff to add their own personalised touches. By the end of the…
Blue Star Pacific is proud to have been awarded the electrical design and construct contract from its client Hutchinson Builders for the Howard Smith Wharves Revitalisation Project. The historic 3.43 hectare Howard Smith Wharves site on the Brisbane river is set to be transformed to a world class riverside precinct with more than 2.7 hectares of public open space, a 164 room Art Series Hotel, an exhibition and events centre, a craft brewery and an array of restaurants and cafes. Blue Star look forward to working with Hutchies to deliver an iconic, unique and successful project.
Blue Star Pacific has been awarded the contract for FV No. 1 Stage 2 from its client, Icon Constructions. FV No 1 Stage 2 consists of 267 residential units and 70 short term accommodation (hotel style) units located in a single tower located over 26 stories over the top of two story basement car parking. This building is set to become a new architectural landmark for Brisbane. Blue Star Pacific also completed the electrical design and installation at FV Flat Iron & Valley House (Stage 1).
ARIA Property Group’s South Brisbane project, Botanica Residences, has won the Urban Development Institute President’s Award, making it the best of the best of around 500 projects across the country. The project has 179 apartments across 20 levels, and some of the best green credentials around including Enviro-Development accreditation from the UDIA, having achieved the full 6 leaf certification. Blue Star Pacific was engaged by its client, PBS Building, to complete the innovative electrical design and installation for the project, which also won them the 2016 NECA Queensland Excellence Award for Commercial Medium Sized Project.
Blue Star is proud to have achieved external certification against the new international standards in relation to quality (ISO 9001:2015) and the environment (ISO 14001:2015) and to be re certified against the current safety standard (AS/NZS 4801:2001)
Blue Star Pacific apprentice Damon Gabbott has received a highly commended in the commercial/domestic category of the 2016 NECA Queensland Apprentice Awards. The Apprentice Awards are highly contested with each apprentice being judged on their achievement in personal development, effort, academic attainment and workplace competency. We congratulate Damon on being recognised for this award.
Blue Star Pacific is the winner of the Lighting Project (Rhapsody North Apartments), Commercial Small Project (Liberte Apartments) and Commercial Medium Project (Botanica Residences) categories of the 2016 NECA Queensland Excellence Awards. Blue Star Pacific would like to thank its valued clients for their ongoing support and the individual project teams for all their loyalty, hard work and dedication.
Blue Star Atlantic is proud to be named State Winner for the 2015 NECA Excellence Awards in the Small Industrial Project Category for the Oakey WWTP and Biogas Recovery Project. Thank you to Mike Bainbridge and the team at CST Wastewater for your ongoing support.