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Fine lined approach: Linear drains for aged care

Fine lined approach: Linear drains for aged care

In aged care environments, a universal design approach ensures elderly residents can live with ease and safety. Solutions like Stormtech’s linear drainage are fit for purpose in this context. Here’s how.

Safeguarding Australia’s natural and scientific heritage with CSM Storage Solutions

Safeguarding Australia’s natural and scientific heritage with CSM Storage Solutions

When the Australian Institute of Botanical Science, Royal Botanic Gardens and Domain Trust, needed assistance to store its extraordinary internationally significant collection of preserved plants, it looked no further than CSM Storage Solutions.

BVN makes AFR BOSS ‘Best Places to Work’ list

BVN makes AFR BOSS ‘Best Places to Work’ list

“We do this for our people, that’s the number one driver,” says Brian Clohessy. He reveals what sets BVN apart from other workplaces.

Soap dispensers made from recovered ocean waste

Soap dispensers made from recovered ocean waste

Two Good Co has always been an organisation that’s worth supporting. Its upcoming release of a new soap dispenser made from recovered ocean waste provides one more reason to do so.

Where we swim: Liquid Blu’s aquatic culture

Where we swim: Liquid Blu’s aquatic culture

With a portfolio that extends from Hobart to Darwin and everywhere in between, Liquid Blu has played a key role in the development of Australia’s aquatic culture.

This Jewish community centre has social engagement at its heart

This Jewish community centre has social engagement at its heart

More than just a place to meet, DesignInc’s Anne and Eric Smorgon Active Living Centre celebrates community and culture.

Read and learn: rugs for libraries and education settings

Read and learn: rugs for libraries and education settings

In collaboration with Designer Rugs, we explore the role of flooring in well designed educational projects and the benefits of specifying rugs in school, library or university projects.

Safe, clean healthcare fit outs that stand the test of time

Safe, clean healthcare fit outs that stand the test of time

Healthcare projects present specifiers with a particularly strong set of requirements, most notably around standards of hygiene and durability. Austaron Surfaces has just the products to satisfy these requirements.

Buchan rebuilds Sydney’s beating industrial heart

Buchan rebuilds Sydney’s beating industrial heart

More than a repurposed heritage-listed building, South Eveleigh Locomotive Workshop has been transformed into a living museum that pays homage to Australia’s industrial history.

The path to true sustainability with Smart Design Studio and Verosol

The path to true sustainability with Smart Design Studio and Verosol

As Smart Design Studio can attest, achieving sustainability is no easy task. It involves ambition, true commitment and choosing products like performance blinds from Verosol.

PTW turns an old office tower into luxury apartments

PTW turns an old office tower into luxury apartments

This waterfront development in North Sydney by Aqualand and PTW represents a solution to the post-COVID-19 problem facing commercial real estate.

WA Museum’s makeover is a taste of things to come for OMA

WA Museum’s makeover is a taste of things to come for OMA

OMA, the international practice responsible for the WA Museum Boola Bardip, has settled into its recently opened local office and is ready to make some serious contributions to the Australian architectural landscape.

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