This very impressive apartment and shopping complex is situated on Broadway just minutes from the center of Sydney.
The project was undertaken by global companies of Frasers Property and Sekisui House Australia
The complex was designed by Jean Nouvel and features "vertical gardens" by Patrick Blanc. The design includes a cantilevered section including a heliostat to provide light to the parkland below. Construction by Watpac Construction was completed in October 2013.
HydroPlan was employed to design the irrigation and fertigation systems for the planters and green walls of the 33 storey building utilising the recycled water from the buildings internal water reclamation works. It was a challenge!
One Central Park East tower was ranked by Emporis as one of the world's best skyscrapers. In 2014, it was chosen as the best tall building in Asia and Australia by Chicago based Council for Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat (CTBUH), and was the Landscape Design Winner of the 2014 Sydney Design Awards.
As part of Waterproofing the South and an initiative to minimise use of potable water for irrig...