720 Bourke Street, is the first existing building in Australia to be awarded the coveted WELL Gold certification for core and shell. It has also earnt a 6 Star Green Star – Office As Built V3 rating from the Green Building Council of Australia and 5 Star NABERS Energy rating.
WSP provided design and construction services and fit-out review services, including mechanical, electrical, communications, fire protection, hydraulics, environmentally sustainable design (ESD), acoustics and fire, civil and structural engineering. We also provided comprehensive base-building acoustic advice, with key achievements including control of noise through a central open atrium and mitigation of impact noise from a basketball court above a medical tenancy.
We developed an innovative trigeneration energy system that enables the production of electricity and heat with a single power source. The system uses natural gas to produce low carbon electricity, chilled water and hot water.