Mapoon Accommodation

Black & More managed the funding application, design, documentation and construction of the Mapoon accommodation facility. This facility included 2 x 2 bedroom accommodation units, 4 x 1 bedroom accommodation units and 2 x 1 PWD accommodation units, car parking facilities, access paths, laundry facility and storage, central BBQ shelter and landscaped gardens. Council and the local Mapoon Workforce had significant involvement in the construction of this project which has provided significant economic benefits to the community.

Land & Sea Management Unit Offices

Black & More managed the concept plans for a new building at Thursday Island which includes: Reception area, large meeting room, 2 x small interview rooms, 2 x EL2 Program Manager Offices, 10 x EL1 Program Manager Offices, 30 x Workstations, Bathrooms, Tearoom, Secure Storage for legal records, small reference library space, printing/office supplies storage and laundry/mudroom facilities.

Wilson Villa Access Road – Lizard Island

Black & More acted as Superintendent for construction of an access road leading to a future works site on Lizard Island. The idea of the road was to utilise natural materials where possible covered in a Type 2.2 imported gravel held in place by a Geohex grid system. To transverse a waterway a bridge was constructed using steel framing and timber decking.   

 

 

Aurukun Waterpark

Black & More managed design and construction of the Aurukun Waterpark Project consisting of a new concrete splashpad and features (including tipping bucket) within the existing swimming pool footprint; a new kiosk and amenities building; two new shade structures consisting of steel framing, colorbond roof sheeting, and new concrete slabs; a masonry block plant room to house the splashpad pumps, filters, and switchboards; and finished off with live and artificial turf.

Harbour Lights

Cairns Harbour Lights boasts 193 executive apartments and restaurants directly overlooking the Cairns marina. Black & More provided engineering and inspection services to the hotel build and managed the construction of the boardwalk restaurant precinct.

Aurukun Health & Wellbeing Centre

Black & More managed the procurement of a contractor to design and construct a new Health & Wellbeing Centre Building that provides essential day to day living services to the Community.

Aurukun Business Precinct

Black & More was the lead consultant on this project, overseeing the various design and construction contracts. The Business Precinct Building is the prominent new business hub located in the Centre of Aurukun, providing offices to local government and retail spaces for local business.

Mapoon Housing

Black & More acts as project manager for council’s housing program comprising 31 houses delivered as part of the NPARIH Program. The role includes management of design, procurement, construction and Indigenous employment and training reporting.

Kowanyama Housing

Provision of technical and project management support to KASC in the delivery of 2 x 2 bedroom and 1 x 3 bedroom detached houses under the NPARIH Remote Housing Project.

Parramatta State School Renovations

Management of fast tracked planning, design and construction upgrades to various classrooms, administration areas and ambulant bathroom facilities at the Parramatta State School. This upgrade also included a new lift to facilitate access for ambulant students to access raised school buildings.