Indoor Aquatic Centre with 25m water polo & learn to swim pool featuring hipped roofs, Sciences & Arts building, library & multipurpose hall, all incorporating a car park underneath. Each of these were major projects in themselves & were undertaken by GNFP (BEC) over a span of 8 years.
Located in Oxford Falls – the 1,500 seat Auditorium features a large tiled roof 42m x 42m supported by steel trusses. The building is supported on timber piles. GNFP (BEC) also designed the Audio Visual Centre in the same complex.
Indoor Aquatic Centre to replace failing outdoor pool with 50m x 8 lane pool 2m to 3.7m deep and movable boom. 1m, 3m and 5m platform diving facilities and Learners pool suspended over plant rooms. Gymnasium built over Learners Pool with post-tensioned beams spanning 14.5m. Extensive Playing field 100mx70m raised using suspended post-tensioned slab over the car park. Exposed 31m span tubular truss roof over 50m pool with Y shaped columns and large cantilever façade. Ultra Fine Filtration filters are used for all pools. Onsite sodium hypochlorite generator used to eliminate traditional bulk delivery of sodium hypochlorite.
University of NSW Campus design and construct tender for A.W. Edwards are large 3 level post-tensioned car park decks supported on grout piles to rock. GNFP also designed a single level extension utilising carbon fibre reinforcement for strengthening existing post-tensioned beams.