Shire of Augusta Margaret River
ADMINISTRATION & CIVIC CENTRE
This development comprised a new civic and administration centre, envisaged to be an iconic and sustainable landmark building for the Augusta Margaret River community. The precinct included an attractive and vibrant civic square suitable for public gatherings and outdoor entertainment, and featuring public artworks, street furniture, and other attractions.
Locally sourced natural products are highlighted in the construction of the building
The 3,000m2 facility was designed to have a high energy efficiency rating, incorporating best practice green principles and technologies to achieve a minimum 5-star rating in accordance with the National Australian Built Environmental Rating System (NABERS) for offices.
BCA Consultants was engaged to provide Environmentally Sustainable Design (ESD), electrical, mechanical and fire services design, and consultancy for all stages of the project.
The scope of design work incorporated site power reticulation, LV distribution, data and communications, access control and security including CCTV, MATV system, smoke detection, building occupant warning system, efficient air-conditioning and ventilation systems, and NABERS energy assessment.