Category Archives: Industry News

2016 Brisbane Regional Architecture Awards

  • Posted by: Arqus Design
  • Date: June 1, 2016

The Australian Institute of Architects honoured 52 projects in the 2016 Brisbane Regional Architecture Awards on Friday 28th May. The judging panel presented awards for commercial, educational, public, heritage, residential and urban architecture, as well as interior and small project architecture. Among those recognised was Arqus Design’s Macquarie Street Residences, a project which cleverly transforms the last of the Teneriffe heritage listed Woolstores into nine luxury apartments, without any disturbance to the lower floor neighbours. …

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2015 National Architecture Conference

  • Posted by: Arqus Design
  • Date: May 20, 2015

Scott Peabody, Jessica O’Shea, Emma Somers and Carly Nolan represented the Arqus Design Team at the 2015 National Architecture Risk Conference in Melbourne. The conference opened with Gregg Pasquarelli of SHoP Architects, speaking of his large scale projects featured globally, and discussed how to respond to and mitigate risk, as well as take advantage of the risks that can arise within the architectural profession. Other keynote speakers included Hannah Tribe of Tribe Architects and David …

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Introducing ‘OneBrisbane’ Residential Development

  • Posted by: Arqus Design
  • Date: March 15, 2015

The design of Arden’s exclusive new development, Onebrisbane, is well underway Located in the heart of the inner city Bowen Hills Precinct, Onebrisbane is a 27 storey residential building containing 256 one and two bedroom apartments, complimented with resort style amenities, retail tenancies, sky terrace, designer lobby with on-site manager, secure bicycle storage and associated car parking. Particular care and consideration has be taken in the design and planning of Onebrisbane to offer all residents …

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Mirvac Innovation Space #ARC

  • Posted by: Arqus Design
  • Date: December 19, 2014

The creation of Mirvac’s Hatching Space (known as #ARC) has been completed as of December, 2014 with the help of the Arqus Design team. The brief involved an office fit out designed to stimulate creative work – where collaboration is facilitated, ideas are generated and play is encouraged. With a strong representation of warm colours and the natural environment, #ARC has allowed a creative, idea provoking space to form within the Mirvac office. Adjustable room …

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100 Edward Street, Brisbane CBD – Under Construction

  • Posted by: Arqus Design
  • Date: December 3, 2014

The Project located at 100 Edward st consists of 2 stages, A lobby refurbishment of the main building and an external  corner tenancy deck located on the predominate corner of Edward and Mary Street. The design intent for this project will attract people into the building. The Arqus Design team members involved aim to achieve this through a featured coffered ceiling spanning from the edge of the building internally, into the lobby and wrapping it down …

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Arqus Design’s 2014 Photography Competition – Winners Announced

  • Posted by: Arqus Design
  • Date: November 27, 2014

Arqus Design’s 2014 Photography Competition was themed ‘Framing Places – Capturing the character of a place as defined by it’s built environment’. Supported by Christopher Fredrick Jones, the Brisbane Modern Art Gallery, RCG Communications and UCI, the competition attracted a very high level of artistic work, with many photographs showcasing architectural interests from around the globe. Arqus Design would like to thank all of those who entered into the 2014 Photography Competition, and is proud …

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Australand’s Fairwater Temporary Sales Office – Under Construction

  • Posted by: Arqus Design
  • Date: November 15, 2014

Fairwater, Australand’s master planned residential community in Blacktown, Sydney is well under construction including the central lake, parkland precinct and their Sales and Information center, designed by Arqus Design. The center, due for completion in early October, has been designed as a prefabricated structure, for future relocation on site to suit development staging.   The buildings steel structure and associated access ramps completed, with the feature external cladding works and internal timber framing underway. The buildings …

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Dexus’ ‘Drive’ Richlands Industrial Estate – Under Construction

  • Posted by: Arqus Design
  • Date: August 27, 2014

ADCO is well underway with the construction of the first stage of Dexus’ Drive Richlands Industrial Estate. Stage 1 of development includes construction of the central road and associated infrastructure along with an 18000 and 33000 sqm warehouse and office buildings.

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Gold Coast Bulletin lists Jade Residences in the “Top 50 Gold Coast Homes”.

  • Posted by: Arqus Design
  • Date: August 20, 2014

The Gold Coast Bulletin has rated the beachfront residential development “Jade” within the top 10 of their “Top 50 Gold Coast Homes”, a list detailing a selection of properties that achieved the best selling prices, whilst also offering ‘exquisite design, features and lifestyle’. Jade, comprising luxury residential apartments and beach houses, was recognised as the international pinnacle of absolute beachfront living with sophisticated and elegant interior architecture.  This is a credit to Brisbane Architect Scott …

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Macquarie Street Residences – Progress Update

  • Posted by: Arqus Design
  • Date: June 10, 2014

With the structural steel framing fully erected and the roof in place, Clarke Constructions are proceeding with the internal fit-out of the 9 luxury homes at Macquarie St Residences with completion anticipated by the end of the year.

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AIA SONA and QUT Mentoring Program

  • Posted by: Arqus Design
  • Date: May 9, 2014

Arqus Design is proud to assist the industry and be part of both the: AIA SONA Student | Architect Mentor Program; and QUT Career Mentor Scheme Both programs provide valuable support to the University Students and provides the opportunity for the participants to meet on a regular basis with the Arqus Design Team to gain an insight into work practices and how an architectural practice operates.  The Arqus Design Mentor Program covers topics such as: …

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Queensland Multi Cultural Centre Grand Opening

  • Posted by: Arqus Design
  • Date: November 4, 2012

The Queensland Multi Cultural Centre was officially opened on October 25, 2012, by The Honourable Glen Elmes (Minister for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander and Multicultural Affairs and Minister Assisting the Premier). Ms Jo Pratt (CEO of BEMAC), led an evening of diverse entertainment and visual delight, including a dance by the Nunukal Yuggera dancers and live music by the Sufi Art Group, Papituy and Greshka. Arqus Design are proud to see the realisation of this important cultural …

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Arqus Design ‘Fast Starter’

  • Posted by: Arqus Design
  • Date: August 10, 2012

We are proud to announce that Arqus Design has been awarded the ‘Fast Starter’ title after being listed in BRW‘s Top 100 Fastest Growing Start-Up Companies for 2012. This is a fantastic achievement for our design practice with only 19% of the companies listed being Queensland owned and operated. Despite the difficult economy, Arqus Design has continued to deliver the highest level of expertise and service in Master Planning, Architecture and Interior Design . Companies and entrepreneurs on this year’s BRW Fast Starters list have not only proved …

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Congratulations To All In The Telstra Queensland Business Awards

  • Posted by: Arqus Design
  • Date: July 15, 2012

Arqus Design is proud to be a Finalist in the 2012 Telstra Queensland Business Awards – HTC Start Up.  We would like to take this opportunity to thank Telstra for their continued support of small business as they enter their 20th year of sponsoring this event.  We also wish to acknowledge and thank HTC for the sponsorship of the Start Up Category of the Telstra Business Awards. HTC was founded in 1997 and is the …

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2012 Vinnies CEO Sleepout – Thursday 21 June

  • Posted by: Arqus Design
  • Date: June 23, 2012

Arqus Design’s Scott Peabody will join other Australian CEOs in this year’s Vinnies CEO Sleepout to raise awareness of Australia’s homelessness issue. Their goal is not just to service the homeless, but to bring about an end to homelessness by raising funds. At Arqus Design, we are committed to creating meaningful and enjoyable environments for people… homes to live in; places to work; and spaces for entertainment and recreation. As Architects and Interior Designers, we …

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