Yearly Archives: 2019

Brutalist Beauties in Melbourne That You’ll Want...

A new map from London-based publishers Blue Crow Media charts concrete structures and the importance of Brutalism in Melbourne, Australia Commenting on the relevance of Brutalism in Australia, a country with an architectural legacy still in its infancy, deputy chair of the National Trust of Australia Dr Ursula de Jong said in 2016, “Brutalism makes such an… Read more »

New appointment for PTW Vietnam

PTW is pleased to announce the appointment of Julian Escobar Uribe to Director, PTW Vietnam. With over 28 years of practice experience in Australia and Spain, Julian brings a strategic and conceptual approach to architectural design to ensure successful development and construction. “Julian’s depth of international experience across multiple sectors and excellent client engagement skills… Read more »

BCI Asia Top 10 Awards

Congratulations to our PTW team in Vietnam, led by Practice Leader (Vietnam) Henrik Folkar, for their win in the BCI Asia Top 10 Awards. These annual awards recognize the top architectural firms and developers that had the greatest impact on the built environment in Southeast Asia and showcased our recent projects: OneHub Saigon, District 9;… Read more »

Innovation in education at Penrith Public School

A big thank you to the editorial team at Indesign Media Asia Pacific for the feature story on one of our latest Education project at Penrith Public School. The Penrith CBD cluster is an area with additional new housing developments and projected population growth that is generating increased numbers of primary school age children and… Read more »

PTW STEMM School Work Experience Industry Day

PTW has an ongoing commitment to school work experience programs, industry days and school outreach programs. A recent group of 21 Year 10 students from SCECGS REDLANDS participated in the PTW STEMM School Work Experience Industry Day, led by Senior Associate Rod Brown. The program is suited to students interested in a range of careers,… Read more »

Bilt ANZ Conference

In the quest for a better, smarter industry, and a stronger, more sustainable built environment, the PTW team was well represented at the annual Bilt ANZ conference held 23-25 May 2019 Crown Conference Centre, Melbourne. Senior Associate and BIM Lead Brandon Heng, Sustainability Lead Payal Chaudhari, Associate Dorian Brennan, Senior Project Professional Minh Le and… Read more »

Premier opens the new Penrith Public School

The PTW-designed upgrade at Penrith Public School was officially opened this week by Premier Gladys Berejiklian, Minister for Education Sarah Mitchell, Penrith MP Stuart Ayres, together with Principal Chantal Beltran, school staff and students. Ms Berejiklian said she was thrilled to see this project delivered for the school community. “The upgrade of Penrith Public School… Read more »

One Central Park, Sydney awarded the best Urban Ha...

One Central Park, Sydney has been awarded the best Urban Habitat Award at the annual CTBUH Tall + Urban Innovation Conference in Shenzhen, China. We congratulate Frasers Property Australia and Sekisui House Australia together with the project team, Foster + Partners as Lead Consultant in conjunction with Ateliers Jean Nouvel, Johnson Pilton Walker (JPW), Tzannes,… Read more »

‘Borealis’ laser light show at The Calyx

The ‘Borealis’ laser light show was staged by immersive artist Dan Acher at The Calyx, Royal Botanic Gardens Sydney on Friday 12 April 2019. Featuring a series of lasers to replicate the effects of the Northern Hemisphere’s Southern Lights, “time slows down as eyes look up”, says the artist. Dan brought his incredible show to… Read more »