THE OPTUS CENTRE

MECHANICAL PACKAGE:

$ 6.3 Million

BUILD PERIOD:

2 Years

INDUSTRY SECTOR:

Commercial

LOCATION:

Fortitude valley, Queensland.

PROJECT TYPE:

Design & Construct

QUANTITY OF HVAC Assets:

696

ESSENTIAL SERVICES MANAGEMENT:

Yes

YEAR SERVICE COMMENCED:

2014

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SYSTEM:

  • Central Chilled Water Plant with multiple Centrifugal Chillers with Buffer Tank, Cooling Towers complete with pumps & dosing system
  • Large Central Plant Air Handling Units with Variable Air Volume boxes to each level
  • Dedicated Condenser water loop with plate heat exchanger & pumps for tenant supplementary units.
  • – Essential life safety systems

ABOUT THE PROJECT:  

The 15 story Optus Centre is nestled in the Urban renewal fringe of Fortitude Valley. It’s one of the first 5-star, green star office designs of its kind in Australia. The building embraces environmentally friendly practises from the outset of the project right through to project completion.

Benefits of a Green Star building? Green star buildings produce 62% fewer greenhouse gas emissions, use 66% less electricity than average Australian buildings, consume 51% less potable water than minimum industry standards and they Recycle 96% of their construction waste during the build.