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This private development project was won by Kubale Constructions and involved design and construct services by our staff. The site needed redevelopment because it was prone to flooding and could not be safety tenanted.

The existing large steel frame building was stripped, and the bottom portion coated in water proofing materials. The steel frame was then extended onto an adjoining block to increase the building size. The floor level of the site was raised by 1m with compacted soil and a new slab was poured around and over the existing footings.

Tilt slab walls and new roofing then partitioned the building into three separate factory units which are now ideal for warehousing and retail operations. The superstructure involved concrete slab and panels with wide span steel portal roof framing, while the extremities were clad in Alucabond and commercial glazing. Mezzanine floors are incorporated on the second level of each tenancy for office space.

The ground works and early demolition of the building cladding was a very challenging and the project was completed on time and within budget.

Construction Techniques Employed
  • Design and Construct project
  • Complex excavation and trenching
  • Tilt slab boxed and poured on site by Kubale Constructions
  • Sound proofed interior walls and firewall

"Thank you for your excellent problem solving skills and advocacy for us during the build. Thank you especially for your negotiations with the authorities and engineer on our behalf. What would usually takes weeks or month, you achieved in days or hours."

Daniel
Private Developer
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"On behalf of the President and Members of the Lions Club of Warragul, I would like to thank you for your assistance and professional support during the construction of our new facilities. Your expertise and advice was most valuable."

Jeff Tolley
Secretary, Lions Club
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"Dear Kubale Constructions, we want to say thanks for everything you’ve done over the past year. We are thrilled with the end product which is a credit to you and your crew. If anyone is ever after a reference, please give them my number!"

Andy
Private Client
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"I would highly recommend Kubale Constructions for any large or technical building project. Their experience, professionalism and communication make working with and managing their contract simple and frustration free.”

Senior Project Engineer
, Baw Baw Shire
  
, Private