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Unformatted text preview: Federation Square Jodie Misiak Day 37 Project Evaluation (1.011) Existing Conditions : CBD Yarra River Princes Bridge Flinders Station Flinders St Rail Yard St Pauls Cathedral Jodie Misiak Day 37 Project Evaluation (1.011) ederation Square Site History & Impetus for Project ederation Square Princes Gate Office Towers (1967) - Unpopular Development along edge of railyard. Divided the City from its River -Demolished in 1996 Desire to create a civic space linking the Central Business District to the Yarra Waterfront. -Various previous attempts to roof the adjacent rail yard (1925, 1958, 1961, 1973.) Jodie Misiak Day 37 Project Evaluation (1.011) Basic Project Components Support Deck-Constructed over fully operational Flinders Street rail yard. -Required both sufficient structural support and vibration absorbing materials Square -Plaza of carved Kimberley sandstone -Designed for up to 15,000 people Atrium-Portion of plaza enclosed to form large covered public space-Contains medium-sized amphitheater-Climate controlled by Labyrinth System Jodie Misiak Day 37 Project Evaluation (1.011) ederation Square Basic Project Components Buildings Characterized by triangular faade panels in a variety of materials Tenants include: -Ian Potter Centre: NGV Australia-ACMI (Australian Centre for the Moving Image) -SBS Radio, Television & Online -Trans port Hotel -Melbourne Visitor Centre-Restaurant/Retail Establishments Jodie Misiak Day 37 Project Evaluation (1.011) ederation Square Will This Project Be Sustainable? Not just an environmental perspective. Important to look at all aspects of sustainability. Key Overarching Questions: Can this project have a longer lifespan than the Princes Gate development?...
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