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CHURCH OF THE LIGHT, OSAKA

At UPco, our team is passionate about the built environment, and we love seeing beautiful architecture come to life. We all have our favourite places – and this month, we asked Senior Associate Anna Thang to tell us about one that’s special to her. Can you tell us a bit about the place you’ve chosen, […]
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180 FLINDERS STREET, MELBOURNE

One hundred years ago, Ball & Welch was Melbourne’s number one destination for fabulous drapery. Now, it’s enjoying a renaissance as one of the city’s greenest and most desirable office buildings, thanks to a sympathetic redevelopment by Dexus. UPco is proud to have played a part in making this project a reality – and Associate […]
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AMENDMENT VC250: WHAT’S HAPPENING WITH VICTORIA’S GAS?

The Victorian State Government has joined the global drive to be net zero by 2045, with an emissions reduction timeline resembling that of the Paris Agreement. As part of this drive, certain new developments can no longer be hooked up to the gas network. UPco Planner Brigette McKay gives us a rundown of this shift […]
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WHAT’S UP, MADIE?

The UPco team is made up of all sorts of characters, and every one of them has a story. Here’s just one of them. What’s your name, and your role at UPco? Madison Harvey, and I’m a Senior Planner. Why did you become a planner? I got into planning because I wanted to do something […]
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