Full-time, Parramatta NSW
Bates Smart and Smart Design Studio have designed the first two towers for a nine-building residential centre planned near the new Norwest Metro Station in Sydney’s Hills Shire. The masterplan for the development, known as Norwest Quarter, calls for “nine slender residential towers of varying heights and shapes, with large separation distances between buildings and […]
Fender Katsalidis has designed six apartment buildings of between seven and eleven storeys for Pennant Hills Road in Carlingford, northeast of Parramatta. Lined up along a steep incline, the buildings will be arranged around a central village forecourt, with public pedestrian paths running between buildings and leading to a future light rail connection. The development […]
The seventh edition of our Sparks+Partners Annual Review, or SPAR, gives you a light and insightful look at the year that has been (and whaaat?). Twenty-Twenty-One concentrates on our people, capabilities, projects and some light entertainment.
Fitzpatrick and Partners’ competition-winning design for an apartment and office complex in Sydney Olympic Park has been submitted for planning approval.
A Catholic primary school planned for Westmead in Parramatta could become Sydney’s newest vertical school, with the council and state planning department lending support to the project despite concerns over traffic and access to open space. Proposed by the Catholic Education Diocese of Parramatta, the Westmead Catholic Community Project would include the delivery of a […]
The sixth edition of our Sparks+Partners Annual Review, or SPAR, gives you a light and insightful look at the year that has been (and whoa). Twenty-Twenty concentrates on our people, capabilities, projects and transformation.
The design of the Powerhouse Museum in Parramatta has inched closer to being finalized after Infrastructure NSW released the Response to Submission report. The report outlines design developments to the new museum, by Moreau Kusunoki and Genton, which include improvements to the public domain, a reduction of the proposed buildings’ overall footprint, and the inclusion […]
Sparks+Partners Consulting Engineers is where rich history and expertise in quality engineering blends with innovation, technology and drive. As a burgeoning business in 2016, they struck gold at the WSABE Awards and were conferred with the Commonwealth Bank Business of the Year Award. Learn more about their rapid growth and plans to continue developing in the below preview of the WSABE Leaders Collection.
A $350 million “innovation precinct” in the Sydney suburb of Westmead has received development approval. The project, designed by Architectus, will consist of two mixed-use towers, to be located between Westmead Hospital and railway station. It will become a hub for health, education, research, and business, as well as “lifestyle facilities” such as a supermarket, […]
On Tuesday 28 May the Vaughan team attended the ribbon cutting and blessing ceremony at the recently completed Marrickville Freezers Foodservice facility. Blessed by a priest, the ceremony celebrates the new building and prosperous future. Liverpool Council Mayor, Wendy Waller also attended the event alongside the Marrickville Freezers Foodservice team. Achieving practical completion Friday 10 […]
Construction on the $11 billion rail link to Western Sydney Airport will start later in 2020, with the federal and NSW governments pledging a further $3.5 billion for the project, to be split 50/50. The metro line, running from St Mary’s railway station to the proposed airport, will include six proposed metro railway stations and is […]
Congratulations Leon! you have been chosen as a FINALIST in the SME Business Leader of the Year Category in our Awards. The team at McDonald Inc. and LeadershipHQ Outstanding Leadership Awards received 100’s of incredible nominations in our 2020 Awards. We were all so impressed with your nomination and we are beyond excited to have you as a finalist.
Atlassian will build a $1 billion-plus concrete-and-timber tower next to Sydney’s Central Station, as the flagship project in a NSW government-backed technology precinct that will eventually link Ultimo with Redfern on the CBD’s southern edge. The tech giant has chosen, but not publicly announced, a design by New York-based SHoP Architects and Australia’s BVN for […]
City of Parramatta Council has appointed Australian company Built to construct 5 Parramatta Square – the City’s new civic, cultural and community building – following a rigorous 12-month selection process. “We are thrilled to be appointing Built to deliver 5 Parramatta Square, the jewel in the crown of the world-class Parramatta Square precinct,” City of Parramatta Lord Mayor Cr […]
This exciting venture will bring to our clients and industry an unparalleled hydraulic and fire protection engineering service and bolsters an already dynamic multi-discipline firm.
This is the fifth (birthday) edition of our Annual Review, to give you a light and insightful look at the year that has been. The Review concentrates on our people, capabilities, projects and technologies.
The NSW government has released a tranche of documents outlining its plans for the 11,200-hectare “aerotropolis” it hopes to see eventually developed around the new airport at Badgerys Creek in Sydney’s West. Zaha Hadid Architects and Cox Architecture were announced as the architects of the airport itself in October. The draft Western Sydney Aerotropolis Plan outlines a long-term […]
Growing inner-urban residential populations and land scarcity have created a new typology: the vertical school. These campuses are changing not only the physical teaching and learning space but also the way education is delivered.
Jacfin’s Fujitsu General Australia Fujitsu General Australia Headquarters National Headquarters and Distribution Centre has been awarded as the winner of the ‘Excellence in Construction of Industrial Buildings $10-25 million’ category at the 2019 New South Wales Master Builders Association awards ceremony. Held last Saturday 9 November at The Star in Pyrmont, the awards celebrate the […]
The Place-based Infrastructure Compact When preparing A Metropolis of Three Cities – the Greater Sydney Region Plan, Sydneysiders told us that the new jobs and homes needed to support our growing city must be created in an orderly way – in the right places, at the right time. This is what sparked the idea of a […]
The NSW government and Parramatta City Council have jointly announced the winning design for the Parramatta Aquatic centre, after more than a year of secrecy around the design. ArchitectureAU
WSABE strengthens the Greater Western Sydney business community by facilitating a shared celebration of success and mutual achievement and we are a part of this community.
Plans for a new $280 million Engineering Innovation Hub are under way with the proposal now on exhibition for Parramatta’s new precinct. Dinah Lewis Boucher, The Urban Developer – Connecting ideas, people and cities
This is the fourth edition of our annual review, giving you a light and useful insight into the year that has been and with a focus on our people, capabilities, technologies and projects.
Ceerose has recently completed Ashfield Central for Abacus Property Group, a stunning boutique project designed by JPRA Architects comprising 101 luxurious apartments and three retail units across two towers. Private landscaped areas wrap through the buildings.
Sparks+Partners Consulting Engineers have been nominated as finalists in the 2018 WSABE iCare Excellence in Business category, along with six other outstanding Western Sydney businesses.
LOGOS has secured Volvo Group Australia at Prestons Logistics Estate, Sydney. LOGOS will develop a purpose built, multi-branded truck facility at the Prestons Logisitics Estate in Sydney’s south.
Marking a highlight of a career spanning more than five decades, Arthur Laundy yesterday celebrated construction beginning on his Marsden Park Hotel & Brewery by planting a ceremonial shovel in the ground. By Clyde Mooney PubTIC
Fujitsu General Australia celebrates the start of construction on its new national headquarters at Eastern Creek, New South Wales. The new headquarters will be a 5-star Green Star energy rated building, providing additional space to encourage business growth and increase employment opportunities within the surrounding region. Fujitsu General has signed a ten-year lease with the […]
This is the third edition of our annual review, giving you a light and useful insight into the year that has been and with a focus on our people, capabilities, technologies and projects.
It is with great excitement that we announce Sparks+Partners Consulting Engineers’ nomination as finalists in the 2017 WSABE iCare Excellence in Business award category.
Receiving the 2016 WSABE Business of the Year Award (along a few others), has been a truly satisfying experience that has catapulted Sparks+Partners into the spotlight based on genuine hard work, reward and recognition. Sticky Tickets
Covering the 27th annual Western Sydney Awards for Business Excellence, and filling you in on how you can position your business for widespread recognition among the best in the west. By Gandhi Creations
This is the second edition of our annual review, giving you a light and useful insight into the year that has been and with a focus on our people, capabilities, technologies and projects.
Peninsula Village’s Jack Aldous House is set to be replaced with a $24.5 million 120-bed state-of-the-art aged care facility, pending Central Coast Council approval. By Denice Barnes, Central Coast Gosford Express Advocate
Winning the two major categories of WSABE in a first attempt at entering any industry awards means a company must be doing a few things right. By Di Bartokm, Western Sydney Business Access (WSBA)
The 26th Annual Western Sydney Awards for Business Excellence (WSABE) was certainly a night of nights with close to 500 guests celebrating the success of a diverse range of businesses. By Michael Walls, Western Sydney Business Access (WSBA)
During 2015 Sparks+Partners successfully underwent the rigorous ISO 9000 review process. We’re proud to announce we have achieved certification for another five years.
This is our new look book, designed to give our clients a light and useful insight into the year that has been. Focused on our people, capabilities, technologies and project achievements.