Cnr O'Keefe & Gilligham, Buranda, QLD
Project: 1,160 Student Accommodation Apartments
Value: $175 Million
Completion date: February 2018
Construction time: 26 months
Stage 1 of the development consists of two mixed use towers comprising of student accommodation and retail outlets, located between the railway line (to the North) and bus station (to the west).
The development includes Building 2 (25 storey tower) and Building 3 (13 storey tower) including approximately 1,610 rooms with their associated facilities and landscaped areas. A four level basement to accommodate 400 cars, a mixture of retail tenancies at ground and lower ground levels and recreation and indoor/outdoor facilities at podium levels.
The upgrade of infrastructure services and connections with neighbouring authorities (including QR, DTMR and Council) internally and externally to the site also form part of works under the contract.
Experienced student accommodation provider Unilodge will be the operator of the facility once handed over.