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A floating world overlooking buzzing Prahran, Ukiyo is certainly not your average piece of architecture. While its delivery involved some compromises, both UPco and our clients are justifiably proud of the end result. The project in a nutshell Conceived by K2LD Architects, this 9-level mixed use development takes its name from the Japanese word ‘Ukiyo’, […]
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While the Mornington Peninsula is renowned for its coastal lifestyle and amenity, it’s distinctly lacking in one area: namely, accessible housing. Fortunately, a new project is set to open up this beachside community to high physical support participants – and UPco Associate Genevieve Kour was kind enough to share some of the details. The project […]
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Founded in 1897, St Columba’s College in Essendon boasts stunning historical buildings that stand alongside newer expansions. Having cultivated a reputation for creating positive student experiences, the College wanted to make some upgrades to stay on top of modern (and post-COVID) demands, including a STEAM building and a full-sized sports court. We spoke with UPco […]
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Faced with conflicting planning policies and vocal local objectors, we had our work cut out for us with Victoria Hill – but as ever, UPco was undeterred! UPco Associate Genevieve Kour explains what made this residential project unique, and the challenges our project team had to overcome to deliver its vision. The project in a […]
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