Month: January 2013

URBANIZED

A group from Collie recently attended a film called ‘Urbanized’, which was the final installment in a design trilogy shown at the Australian Centre for the Moving Image (ACMI).  With an estimated 75 per cent of the world’s population based in urban centres by 2050, the film challenges us to think differently about how our… Read more »

UDIA (VICTORIA) 2012 AWARDS FOR EXCELLENCE

Collie would like to congratulate Stockland for winning the Master Planned Development award, for Highlands, Craigieburn, at the UDIA (Victoria) 2012 Awards for Excellence.  Collie is pleased to be the planning consultant for the project. Enquiries: Michael Collie (mjsc@colliepl.com.au)

MOBILE WHOPPER

Coventry Street in Southbank was closed recently for four days while a massive (450 tons capacity, we are told) mobile crane was installed to remove a construction crane from OVER the top of a new 23-story building. It was the talk of the street, including its own dismantling at the end of the project.