At Steve Watson and Partners, we have experience managing compliance in all types of building and construction projects, from health care, commercial, residential through to educational, retail and entertainment.

With 18 years of experience, our expert team can help ensure that any project with which we are associated will be a success. Here is an extensive list of the some of our successful projects across Australia.

Aged Care & Health
Location Client Date Value State Description
Mayflower Aged Care Facility Thinc/Uniting Care 2012  $80M  NSW New 7 storey RACF building, common facilities & 5 towers of Independent Living Units
Warriewood Aged Care Anglican Retirement Villages  2012  $50M  NSW New RACF & self-care unit complex constructed over 3 stages
Audit and assessment of sprinkler system retrofit Unitingcare / Page Kirkland 2012  $20M  NSW Multiple existing sites across NSW
Sydney Adventist Hospital SAN 2010 $80M  NSW BCA Consultancy for DA stage design for new 12 storey Hospital including alterations and extensions to the existing building
Wagga Wagga Base Hospital Mental Health Facility Health Infrastructure NSW 2013 N/A  NSW Class 9a, 2 storey mental health
Eventide Nursing Home Charters Towers AECOM Townsville 2013 N/A  NSW Fire safety and BCA audit report
Redcliffe Public Hospital Daryl Jackson Architects 2014 $12M  QLD Upgrade to portions of the hospital
RT Health Brisbane Bokker Architects 2014 $5M  QLD Refurbishment and additions to a 4 storey medical clinic
Victorian Fire Safety Audits for Hospitals and bed based Health Care Facilities State Government 2004-2014 Various VIC Fire safety audits on over 100 facilities under the DHS Capital Management Guidelines including all hospitals in the “Hume” and “Gippsland” audit regions (incorporating Shepparton, Sale, Bairnsdale, Latrobe and Warragul Hospitals) and various inner city COMAC facilities, as well as all Victorian mental health facilities
Bendigo Hospital Development State Government, Lend Lease 2014 $700M  VIC The Bendigo Hospital Project is the largest regional hospital development in Victoria, and includes 372 inpatient beds, 72 same day beds, 10 new operating theatres, a regional cancer centre, an 80 bed integrated mental health facility, a mother and baby unit, a helipad and parking for 1,350 cars
Heidelberg Repatriation Hospital, Centaur Building Austin Health 2014 $2M  VIC Alterations and Change of Use for Specialist Consulting Suites
Benalla Hospital, Coster St Benalla Department of Health 2014 $1.5M  VIC Extension and Alterations to Acute and Morrie Evans Wards
Annual Fire Safety Statement/Essential Safety Measures
Location Client Date Value State Description
Darling Quarter Jones Lang LaSalle 2013  N/A  NSW Supervision of services testing and issue of the annual fire safety statement
2 Park Street, Sydney Jones Lang LaSalle 2013 N/A  NSW Supervision of services testing and issue of the annual fire safety statement
National Australia Bank - Head Office Knight Frank 2012 N/A  NSW Ongoing Essential Safety Measures Inspection & Annual Essential Safety Measure Reporting
Melbourne GPO Shopping Complex ISPT 2010 N/A  VIC Ongoing Essential Safety Measures Inspection & Annual Essential Safety Measure Reporting
Robert Bosch - Head Office & Manfacturing Facility Bosch 2009 N/A  VIC Ongoing Essential Safety Measures Inspection & Annual Essential Safety Measure Reporting
Commercial
Location Client Date Value State Description
31 Ultimo Road, Haymarket TransGrid 2012 $65M  NSW Construction of a nine storey commercial office with associated ground floor retail above an existing substation
85 Castlereagh St, Sydney Westfield Design & Construction  2012 $200M  NSW Construction of a new commercial office building comprising 36,000m2 of floor area over 27 floors. The building forms part of the Westfield Sydney redevelopment
Qantas APP / Qantas 2012 $60M  NSW Alternations and refurbishment of 3 x 7 storey office buildings
Sussex Hay Centre Fasako Pty Limited 2008 $33M  NSW Construction of new 10 storey mixed-use commercial building containing retail tenancies, supermarket, restaurants and office suites with car parking
171 Collins Street, Melbourne CBUS / Charter Hall 2013 $143M  VIC Euan was the Relevant Building Surveyor responsible for the commercial office development at 171 Collins, a total of 33,000m2 of office space across two buildings, an 18 storey commercial tower and Mayfair, a refurbished eight level heritage-listed building
IKEA Northlakes IKEA Australia 2014 $20M  QLD Construction of a new 3 storey retail and warehouse building
Unity Water Northern Service Centre Hutchinson Builders 2012 $5.5M  QLD New 2 storey office building and warehouses
Education, University, Research, Laboratory
Location Client Date Value State Description
Lowy Cancer Research Centre University of NSW / Lend Lease 2008 $85M  NSW Construction of a new eight storey cancer research centre
Wallace Wurth Building University of NSW / Lend Lease 2014 $120M  NSW Refurbishment and extension to the existing Wallace Wurth building containing laboratories and lecture theatres
Australian Institute of Nanoscience University of NSW / Lend Lease 2014 $80M  NSW Construction of the new 4 storey Australian Institute of Nanoscience building
Thomas Street Building 7 University of Technology, Sydney/Savills Project Management 2013 $110M  NSW Construction of new 8 level building containing research, learning, teaching, social spaces and areas for the general UTS community    
5 new primary schools Westpac Construction 2013-2014 $65M  QLD Totally new schools as part of the Government's Dept. of Education new schools program
Walter and Eliza Hall Institute (WEHI), Royal Melbourne Hospital, Parkville WEHI, Denton Corker Marshall/S2F Architects 2011 $170M  VIC The Walter and Eliza Hall Institute redevelopment consisted of 15,000m2 of new medical research laboratories over seven levels, and 10,000m2 multi-staged refurbishment of the existing laboratory building. The existing building was refurbished during full occupation, involving PC2 and PC3 laboratories and animal breeding facilities
Peter Doherty Institute of Infection & Immunity, Parkville University of Melbourne, Grimshaw Billard Leece Architects, Brookfield Multiplex 2013 $240M  VIC 14 levels and provides 26,000 sqm of space including specialised laboratories, integrated teaching facilities, a 200 seat auditorium, office and support areas and a substantial bike storage area
Officer Secondary School, Bridge Road Officer Department of Education & Early Childhood 2014 $22M  VIC Secondary college on greenfield site, to serve a new Places Victoria development, comprising multiple two storey education facilities with Indoor Sports Stadium
Officer Secondary School, Bridge Road Officer Department of Education & Early Childhood 2014 $12M  VIC P-12 specialist school on greenfield site, to serve the growing south-eastern metropolitan suburbs of Melbourne
University High School, Bio21 Science Building, Parkville Department of Education & Early Childhood and The University of Melbourne (Joint Venture) 2014 $7M  VIC Transitional education facility between Secondary School and University - 2 storeys building, approx. 2,000sqm
Entertainment / Sports
Location Client Date Value State Description
The Concourse, Chatswood Willoughby City Council 2011  $160M  NSW Entertainment & Civic facility with 500 seat theatre, 1000 seat auditorium, civic centre, library and associated facilities
Sydney Opera House Sydney Opera House 2013 $80M NSW BCA consultancy for upgrade of vehicular access to and movement of equipment within premises
Illawarra Catholic Club ICC 2009 $39M  NSW New eleven storey building containing four levels of basement car parking, three levels of entertainment venue and four levels of commercial offices
Multi Purpose Hall, Function Facility and Racing Community Centre, Goulburn Goulburn Mulwaree Council 2012 $8M   NSW Single storey multi-purpose hall and 3 storey community racing centre
Sydney International Convention, Exhibition and Entertainment Precinct, NSW Lend Lease 2012 $1.58M   NSW Australia's largest exhibition space at 40,000 sqm 8,000 sqm of meeting room space across 40 rooms, linked to both convention and exhibition areas. Plenary capacity to accommodate more than 12,000 people over four different areas Sydney's largest ballroom, for at least 2,000 people. A theatre with a capacity of 9000 people
Monbulk Soccer Complex Meinhart - $4M   VIC Development of new council soccer complex, including pavilion, change rooms and function spaces
New National Football Stadium Leighton PNG Contractors 2013 $35M   NSW New three storey stadium
Pacific Fair Cinemas AHL Group 2014 $10M   QLD Upgrade and additions to existing cinema complex
Fire Safety Upgrade
Location Client Date Value State Description
AMP Macquarie Centre Westfield Ltd. 2012  $8M  NSW Audit, develop fire safety upgrade strategy and compliance advice during works
Westfield Parramatta Westfield Ltd. 2004  $13M  NSW Audit, develop fire safety upgrade strategy and compliance advice during works
The National Hotel & Backpackers Padbury Lakes Pty Ltd 2011 N/A NSW Audit, develop fire safety upgrade strategy and compliance advice during works
Westfield Garden City Westfield 2004 $13M  QLD Audit, develop fire safety upgrade strategy and compliance advice during works
Zupps Southport Zupps Property Group 2013 $5M  QLD Audit, develop fire safety upgrade strategy and compliance advice during works
Heritage
Location Client Date Value State Description
48 Martin Place Macquarie Bank 2007 $80M NSW Refurbishment of existing heritage building for use as new corporate head office
Queen Victoria Building IPOH 2007 $40M NSW Refurbishment of existing heritage building
Melbourne GPO Shopping Complex ISPT 2010 $2.3m VIC Additions & Alterations, including Installation of Internal Passenger Lift
Hotels, Hostels & Serviced Apartments
Location Client Date Value State Description
YHA The Rocks Dig Site YHA NSW Ltd 2007  $20M   NSW Construction of new youth hostel and educational facility above historical dig site
Quest Apartments, Mascot Quest 2006 $10M   NSW Construction of a new 9 storey serviced apartment building including 1 level of basement car parking
Citadines, 131-135 Bourke Street, Melbourne Devine, Ascott Limited, Woods Bagot Architects 2010 $138M   VIC 90 metre tall 25 storey apartment hotel with 444 serviced apartments - Citadines first hotel in Australia
Dan O'Connell Hotel & Backpackers Padbury Lakes Pty Ltd 2011 $1M   VIC Additions & Alterations to existing building
The Palmerston Hotel IA Design & Construction Management Pty Ltd 2008 $1.8M   VIC Extension & Alterations to existing building
Capri-Brisbane Frasers 2013 $50M   QLD Conversion of a 22 storey office building into a hotel
Iglu-Brisbane Iglu Pty Ltd 2013 $65M   QLD New 20 storey student accommodation building
Industrial / Warehouse
Location Client Date Value State Description
Tasco Bombala BECA 2013  $65M  NSW Expansion of an existing sawmilling and pole production facility in Bombala
Blum Australia Blum Australia 2008 $16M NSW New 6500m2 warehouse and 2 storey office facility
Bunnings Singleton Bunnings 2013 $8M NSW Construction of a home Improvement warehouse and associated car parking
Brisbane Markets Suters Architects 2014 $2.5M QLD Refurbishment and additions to an existing Market building
67-69 Toll St Bohle Grace Australia 2012 $1.5M QLD Fire safety upgrade to existing storage facility
Reece Rockhampton Reece Australia 2014 $2.5M QLD New plumbing warehouse, sales and showroom building
Reece Jimboomba Reece Australia 2015 $2.5M QLD New plumbing warehouse, sales and showroom building
Justice / Prisons
Location Client Date Value State Description
Port Phillip Prison, Laverton Dept of Justice, G4S, Bowe Architecture, Cox Architects 2000-2014 N/A VIC Ongoing upgrade and expansion works to the Port Phillip Prison including new accommodation blocks and upgrades to existing fire services, and administration and service areas
Bendigo Police Station FMSA Architecture 2013  $1M  VIC Additions & Alterations to existing police station complex
Mixed Use
Location Client Date Value State Description
Dee Why Grand Murlan 2013 $110M    NSW Construction of a large mixed use residential, commercial and retail development including 3 levels of basement car parking
Divercity (Block B, C & D), Waterloo Becton 2000-2014 $200M   NSW 3 mixed residential, retail buildings up to 11 stories, comprising 661 residential units and associated car parking
The Quay, Haymarket, NSW Coffey Projects 2014 $110M    NSW Mixed use development comprising 289 units over 2 x 17 storeys, with retail and basement parking
Boheme, Bondi Beach, NSW Toga 2013 $45M  NSW Mixed use development containing 44 luxury residential apartments over 4 levels, 3 levels of serviced apartments, with retail and associated car parking
Office Fitout
Location Client Date Value State Description
1 Bligh Street, Sydney Clayton Utz 2013  $50M    NSW 15 level fitout of a commercial office building
179 Liverpool St, Sydney Business 2 Business 2013  $15M  NSW Internal office fitout of levels 1-9 & 11
Hall Street Toga Developments 2013  $44M  NSW Office tower refurbishment with construction connection glass atrium
ASIC Office Fitout, 120 Collins Street, Melbourne Australian Securities and Investments Commission 2014 5.4M  VIC Internal alterations and office fitout of Levels 6, 7, 8 & 9
CBUS Super Office Fitout, 2 Lonsdale Street, Melbourne Construction & Building Industry Superannution Fund 2013  $2.4M  VIC Internal alterations and office fitout of Levels 27 & 28
Danks Head Office Fitout, 15 Corporate Drive, Heatherton John Danks & Son Pty Ltd 2014  $1.1M  VIC Internal alterations and office fitout of Levels 1 & 2
BHP Billiton Head Office Fitout, 171 Collins Street, Melbourne BHP, Montlaur 2013  $15M  VIC Multi-level premium grade office fitout for BHP Billiton’s global headquarters with interconnecting circulation stair
Egon Zehnder Office Fitout, 171 Collins Street, Melbourne Montlaur 2013  $2M  VIC Office fitout for international executive recruitment firm, Egon Zehnder
1 Eagle Street Brisbane DTZ 2014 $2.5M  QLD Internal fitout for Westpac - St.George Bank
12 Creek Street Brisbane Dexus 2013  $3.5M  QLD Internal fitouts to various office floors
Residential
Location Client Date Value State Description
1 – 8 Nield Ave Greenwich Balmoral Australia Group 2013  $36M    NSW 140 unit multi block residential development over two basement car park levels
Divercity – Waterloo Becton Property 2013  $90M  NSW Construction of development comprising circa 290 units and retail on ground floor
Discovery Point (Stages 1, 2, 4, 6, 7, 8 & 10), Wolli Creek, NSW Australand 2011 $400M  NSW 7 residential towers with circa 1000 units over a common basement car park ranging in heights from 8 stories to 22 stories in height
The Pacific, Bondi Beach, NSW Savills 2015 $200M  NSW Redevelopment and conversion of the Swiss Grand Hotel into 94 residential apartments, serviced apartments, with retail and car parking for 294 cars
888 Collins Street, Melbourne, VIC (under construction) Lend Lease 2015  $180M  VIC 2 residential towers of 40 storeys and 15 storeys comprising 587 residential units with podium carparking for 350 cars and ground floor retail
889 Collins Street, Melbourne, VIC (under construction) Lend Lease 2015 $180M  VIC 2 residential towers of 30 storeys and 24 storeys comprising 539 residential units with podium car parking for 350 cars and ground floor retail
Convesso (V5), 848-868 Bourke Street, Docklands, VIC Lend Lease 2012  $140M  VIC 31 level residential tower development of 220 apartments, podium carparking, ground floor retail
Concavo (V6), 870-892 Bourke Street, Docklands VIC Lend Lease 2014 $130M  VIC 30 level residential tower development with podium car parking and ground floor retail and bridge link to adjoining building (for Lend Lease)
Ilk Apartments, 227 Toorak Road, South Yarra, VIC Little Projects 2012 $120M  VIC 25 storey apartment complex with retail to lower levels and associated car parking
Serrata (C2), Victoria Harbour, Melbourne Docklands, VIC Lend Lease - $45M  VIC 16 level residential development with basement car parking and ground floor retail
92-96 Albert Street, Brunswick East (under construction) Blue Earth Group Pty Ltd 2015 $25M  VIC 6 Storey residential development comprising 118 apartments
Aqua Apartments, 1 Commerical Road, Caroline Springs SMD Developments Pty Ltd and Ausecon Developments Pty Ltd 2014  $18M  VIC 6 Storey residential development comprising 66 luxury apartments with ground level retail and basement car parking
Retail
Location Client Date Value State Description
Masters Hoxton Park Masters 2013 $13M    NSW Construction of a home Improvement warehouse and associated car parking
Westfield Sydney Redevelopment Westfield Design & Const. 2012 $1.5B  NSW Redevelopment and expansion of the existing Westfield Sydney Shopping Centre
Westfield Eastgardens Westfield 2013 $30M    NSW Refurbishment of existing Westfield Shopping Centre
The Emporium Melbourne Colonial First State Global Asset Management 2014 $600M    VIC Redevelopment of the former Myer Lonsdale Street store. Retail GLA of 46,000m2, and approx 225 new shops
Bendigo Market Place Shopping Centre ISPT 2014 $2.8M    VIC Additions & Alterations to Exsiting Shopping Centre
Westfield Garden City Westfield Design & Const. 2012 $250M    NSW Refurbishment of existing Westfield Shopping Centre
AMP Pacific Fair Westfield Design & Const. 2012 $450M    QLD Refurbishment of existing AMP Capital Shopping Centre
West Kiera GPT 2014 $230M    QLD Major extension to the West Kiera Shopping Centre in Wollongong Central
Strata Certification / Subdivision of Existing Building (Regulation 503)
Location Client Date Value State Description
Divercity Becton 2013 N/A  NSW Strata certification of 290 unit mixed use development over 5 stages
Queenscliffe Rd, Queenscliffe Architectural Projects 2008 N/A    QLD Strata certification of an existing unit into two separate units
Technical Due Diligence Audits
Location Client Date Value State Description
259 Queen Street Brisbane Napier Blakeley 2013 N/A  QLD 20 storey office & retail development
Next Hotel - Brisbane Challenger Group 2014 N/A  QLD 24 storey audit of a newly refurbished hotel
Railway buildings Queensland Rail 2012 N/A    QLD 9 QR buildings including offices, stations and ancillary buildings
IBIS Hotels due diligence Accor Group 2012 N/A  QLD / WA /
NT
10 IBIS hotel technical due diligence audits
23-31 Lincoln Square, Carlton Norman, Disney & Young 2014 N/A  VIC 7 Storey Office Building
AMP and Westfield Shoppping Centres Rider Levett Bucknall 2013 N/A  NSW / QLD /
WA
Multilple large shopping centres Due Diligence

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