Building Project Case Study: Miramar Mornington

Thursday 2 December 2021
2:00pm - 3:00pm (UTC+10:00) Canberra, Melbourne, Sydney
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The Miramar is stunning example of creative engineering and architectural skills to create a truly beautiful building. The organic smooth curves of the concrete exemplify the potential for monolithic concrete architecture to feel fluid and soft. Engineering is used to resolve issues of requisite strength through massive columns, column heads and cantilevered street canopies. In-situ concrete was adopted to provide the best structural solution, combined with the achievement of the complex column and canopy soffit shapes.

The project also features:

  • Off form concrete canopies at street level
  • Post tensioned floor slabs and roof
  • Bored piers to basement

The Miramar is a boutique mixed use development comprising 26 apartments and 3 commercial tenancies over 3 levels, plus basement car park and storage. It is contextually responsive to the Victorian seaside community and the surrounding landscape of the Mornington Peninsula.

The webinar will run from 2.00pm to approximately 3.00pm (AESDT) and delegates will be emailed login details and a password for this webinar 24 hours prior to the event.

Times for all States/Territories

2.00pm to 3.00pm

NSW / ACT / VIC / TAS

1.30pm to 2.30pm

SA

12.30pm to 1.30pm

NT

11.00am to 12.00pm

WA

1.00pm to 2.00pm

QLD

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$33.00 Non Member

Presenters

Mr Peter Mills, Architect - Mills Gorman Architects

Peter is a skilled and experienced architect with over 40 years’ experience in the design of ‘premium’ projects across many sectors. Including the design and construction of Collins Place in conjunction with I.M.Pei in New York, whilst working for Bates Smart McCutcheon. Together with design partner Craig Gorman, Peter has worked on highly complex projects, requiring a high level of understanding of structures and services from Sofitel Melbourne Function Rooms to numerous cinemas across Australia for Dendy and Majestic to creating this unique and empowering building complimenting the Mornington streetscape.

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