Author: Brett Neuling

Look out clouds, there’s a new building in town. The construction at 101 Tram Road is now complete. Rising 13 storeys into the air from its base on Doncaster Hill, Panorama Apartments offers beautiful views of the Melbourne CBD. Situated at the intersection of Doncaster...

A change in perception ‘Prefabrication’ has historically been a bit of a dirty word in the architecture and construction industries. Typically used to satisfy the demand for fast, cheap, en-masse housing, prefabrication as a building concept inevitably became tainted by the ‘low-quality’, ‘basic’ and ‘boring’ characteristics...

‘Prefabrication’ is a bit of a dirty word in the construction industry. Typically used to make fast, cheap, en-masse housing, prefabrication a became tainted by perceptions of ‘low-quality’, ‘basic’ and ‘boring’. Additionally, failures in buildings using early prefab methods, such as Ronan Point in London, were highly publicised. Given this...