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Undergoing a transformation

Undergoing a transformation

Posted by on 14, Jul 2017 in News | 0 comments

Work is in progress to change the Junior Common Room at St John’s College at The University of Sydney from dark and serious to a bright and pleasant space. The new look is a close interpretation of the original colour scheme. Other work is planned, but a coat of paint can make quite a difference!

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Another award for the pumping station

Another award for the pumping station

Posted by on 13, Jul 2017 in News | 0 comments

At the 2017 NSW Architecture Awards, Hector Abrahams Architects received a commendation for heritage architecture for the conservation work we undertook at the Sydney Sewerage Pumping Station No. 1 at Pyrmont. Hector, Brianna and David enjoyed the evening with Phil Bennett, from our client Sydney Water. Since the work was completed, a team of Sydney...

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Grant for Camperdown Cemetery

Grant for Camperdown Cemetery

Posted by on 23, Jun 2017 in News | 0 comments

Congratulations to the Camperdown Cemetery Trust for their successful application for a Major Works grant from the NSW Office of Environment and Heritage. The grant is to be used for the restoration of headstones and monuments in Camperdown Cemetery and is to be matched by funding raised by the Trust through donations by descendants, and the local...

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Geometric challenge

Geometric challenge

Posted by on 16, Jun 2017 in News | 0 comments

The Tumut Labyrinth edges closer to completion! This week has seen the arrival and placement of the commemorative lettering which is incorporated into the stone ring which borders the elliptical entry to the labyrinth. HAA’s architects relished the challenge of the complex geometry needed to ensure perfect placement. Well done and thanks to the...

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Bird’s Eye View

Bird’s Eye View

Posted by on 26, May 2017 in News | 0 comments

As the Labyrinth at Tumut is nearing completion, HAA’s client, the Blakeney Millar Foundation, asked High Rez Aerial to take to the air to give a different perspective of this exciting community project. The resulting footage offers a wonderful perspective of the geometry and complexities of this special project. Image © Kane Webber...

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Pumping Station shortlisted

Pumping Station shortlisted

Posted by on 25, May 2017 in News | 0 comments

HAA’s entry, the Sydney Water Sewerage Pumping Station No. 1 at Pyrmont, has been shortlisted in the Heritage (Conservation and Creative Adaptation) category of the 2017 NSW Architecture Awards. The shortlists were published last night by the Australian Institute of Architects (NSW Chapter). Congratulations to Brianna Jessup, who was the project...

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