News

Winner at the MBA National Awards 

Winner! We’re extremely proud to have won at the 2021 MBA National Awards for CV Apartments in the National High-Rise Apartment Building category. Thanks to all Buxton staff and partners.

Project team:
Client: Blueprint Projects
Interior: Watson Young Architects
Architect: Elenberg Fraser

Upgrade for Reservoir Primary School 

Buxton Construction recently commenced work on the first of two stages of a major upgrade to provide improved facilities and accommodation for an additional 150 students at Reservoir Primary School.

Buxton takes out MBAV Award for high rise apartments 

Buxton Construction’s CV Apartments project in Hawthorn East is the winner of the 2021 Master Builders’ Association of Victoria’s Excellence in Construction Award for High Rise Apartments. The prestigious award is judged on a number of criteria including quality of construction, site management, innovation, project management and value for money which incorporates both method of, and finalisation of contracting.

Yawa Aquatic Centre's in the Swim 

Designed by Peddle Thorp, the recently completed $39 million Yawa Aquatic Centre at Rosebud is a world-class facility. The name Yawa  the local indigenous word for swim  or to swim was chosen by Mornington Peninsula Council from a shortlist of names voted on by the community.

Facilities include a 50metre, eight lane lap pool, warm water pool, learn to swim and toddlers pools, spa and jets, aqua play zone which are complemented by other amenities such as a gymnasium, multipurpose room and health club.

Buxton Wins Contract for Public Housing 

Buxton Construction has been contracted to build a 46apartment development in Marlborough Street Balaclava for HousingFirst, an award winning, regulated not for profit organisation providing social and affordable housing for more than 1,600 people across Melbourne.

New Board Structure 

Operations manager Jeremy Laird has become a shareholder in Buxton Construction and joins chairman Andrew Briggs, managing director Stephen Baker and Andrew Hume as
directors of the company.

New Hand at the Helm 

Buxton Construction is delighted to announce the appointment of Stephen  he prefers Steve  Baker as managing director of the company with Andrew Briggs moving to the role of chairman.

Steve is ideal for the position of managing director from an experience perspective which, coupled with his intimate knowledge of the industry, makes him a perfect fit to take Buxton Construction to the next level,  Andrew Briggs said.

**COVID-19 UPDATE** 

We would like to offer assurance that all Buxton Constructions (Vic) Pty Ltd sites are fully operational and will remain open for the foreseeable future following the strict guidelines announced by the government to combat the COVID-19 virus.

Our Port Melbourne office remains open and operational and we are contactable via phone and email. We have online software in place to allow us to continue with the high level of communication we are renowned for.

We have implemented strict control measures on our sites and in the head office via workplace specific management plans to ensure the safety of all staff, clients, workers and community members to assist in the control of the virus. All workers are following the social distancing and self-isolation procedures as well as increased cleaning and hygiene procedures both on site and our head office.

We understand that the months ahead will be challenging and we are committed to delivering our projects whilst following the governments guidelines in doing so.

Please contact our office for any further information and we will provide updates as the current situation develops.

Stay Safe.

New Project - Morgan Assisted Living Apartments 

Works have commenced in preparation for the construction of the Morgan Assisted Living Apartments for BassCare.

The project consists of 62 assisted living apartments over three levels with one level of basement car parking. Facilities for residents include cinema, bar, cafe, activity room and a private dining room.

CV Apartments Completion 

The final stage of the CV Apartments development – CVT at Hawthorn East is now complete, with purchasers moving in. Common areas including atrium, pool deck, billiard room and theatre all looking amazing.

Stage one of the project (CV ONE) was completed December 2018.

1 2 3 11