Hutchinson Builders / Planet Plumbing
Skytower is Brisbane’s tallest residential 90-level tower built over 9 levels of existing inground basement carparking.
ADG provided specialist structural and hydraulic engineered services for the design and documentation of the structure.
ADG also completed an independent review of the full building design including a complete finite element analysis of the buildings lateral system to deliver value engineering which were incorporated into the final building design, providing substantial savings in materials, cost and program.
ADG were engaged by the building contractor to ensure efficiency in the horizontal slab designs were maximised to reduce material, labour on site and slab angle time, all vital to the successful completion of the project. To ensure all identified efficiencies were fully achieved on site, ADG provided highly detailed drawings incorporating information from all stakeholders.
ADG were also engaged by the Plumbing Contractor to provide value engineered designs which were included to reduce material, labour on site and provide more efficient design. ADG provided highly detailed drawings including all information from all stakeholders to ensure all identified efficiencies were fully achived on site.
Items that were value engineered include: