21 Aug '13, 6am

Congratulations to @TheGPTGroup on their @HermanMiller Liveable Office Award win! Read about the #GreenStar fitout:

When Australian property company The GPT Group (GPT) made the decision to upgrade its head office space in Sydney’s MLC Centre, the conversation quickly turned to how a Green Star refurbishment could help transform the Group’s operating model and reinvigorate the GPT brand. Achieving 6 Star Green Star – Office Interiors v1.1 certification in July 2012, the project has pushed the envelope of sustainable fitouts through the delivery of an exceptionally sustainable ‘World Leadership’ workspace, all within a building that is more than 30 years-old. The new fitout, which spans floors 50-52 of one of Sydney’s most iconic office towers, represented a challenging project, not only for its location within the upper-reaches of a CBD skyscraper, but for the ambitious structural changes that were required to the base building itself. Architect Harry Seidler originally designed the MLC...

Full article: http://www.gbca.org.au/green-star/green-building-case-stu...

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