Perth Convention and Exhibition Centre
With a site area of approximately seven hectares, this world class project comprises three main areas – convention and exhibition facilities, a 6-storey serviced apartment complex, and an office building.
Perth Convention & Exhibition Centre is a state of the art facility and WA's only purpose built convention, exhibition and meeting venue, housing some of the most advanced technical facilities and communications infrastructure
The core convention and exhibition facility includes 16,500m2 of exhibition space in six exhibition halls; a tiered auditorium capable of seating 2,500 delegates; a 2,500 seat grand ballroom divisible into two separate ballrooms; plus 18 meeting rooms, expansive pre-function and foyer areas and basement parking for 1,500 cars. All exhibition halls are free of internal columns and they have been designed to allow interconnectivity for large-scale exhibitions.
The serviced apartments component includes 138 units constructed over six levels, plus a reception lobby, conference rooms, associated facilities, a landscaped pool terrace and basement parking. The unit mix provides 120 1-bedroom apartments, five 2-bedroom apartments and 13 studios, all with balconies or terraces accessible from the living room. The office building provides 11,000m2 net lettable area constructed over six storeys.
BCA Consultants completed the mechanical engineering, fire safety engineering and fire protection design and services for the centre.