Gallagher Jeffs appoints forward thinking leaders
Gallagher Jeffs is pleased to announce the appointment of Fonda Zahopoulos and Andy Isherwood to its Executive Team as Directors. With more than 40 years of combined experience across the project management and construction industries, Fonda and Andy have been instrumental members of the GJs team since joining in 2015.
Top 5 Hotel Projects around the Country
Having managed more than 45 hotel projects and delivered 6,800 keys with a capital value in excess of $500 million, our team has extensive experience across hotel projects. Heading into the festive season we reflect on the top five favourite hotel projects we’ve delivered, based on the following criteria: project complexity, design innovation and community significance.
GJ appointed to manage MONA hotel vision
An established jewel in Tasmania’s tourism crown, the Museum of Old and New Art (MONA) is set to expand, this year announcing plans for a mammoth 172-room Hotel MONA. Gallagher Jeffs’ appointment follows a successful collaboration for MONA’s 2011 launch that saw GJ act as the project’s superintendent. Recognising GJ’s contribution, we’ve been involved with Hotel MONA from project inception, and will subsequently manage the design and delivery.
Tourism Growth: Who are we building for?
Australia’s Tourism & Hospitality industry has seen incredible growth over the last year, thanks to our country’s world-class cities, un-spoilt coastlines and spectacular outback. Since June last year, IBIS World reports we have welcomed 8.5 million international visitors, which have brought $40.8 billion into the local economy.
MGS Creativity Centre
Mentone Grammar School's new Creativity Centre, is an exemplar project that will transform the school’s performing and visual arts, technology and senior school facilities. Designed by Kneeler Architects, the innovative design incorporates a 450 seat theatre, visual arts studios, a recording studio, active learning zones and courtyards, and a spectacular gallery space. PC was recently awarded, in readiness for the Community Open Day, on the 4th June 2017.
2 Wests Road, Maribyrnong
Construction commences for three state-of-the-art residential towers by Orion International Group, ranging from four to 15-storeys in Maribyrnong, Victoria.
Deemed one of Melbourne’s newest property hotspots by market experts, Maribyrnong’s affordability and close proximity to the CBD has seen developers follow suit, as Orion International Group officially commenced construction for state-of-the-art apartments. Orion International Group, Brady Construction and Gallagher Jeffs celebrated the news at the project’s sod turning ceremony last Friday 28th April 2017 on-site at 2 Wests Road, Maribyrnong.