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Featured Buildings Involving Norman Disney & Young

Eureka Tower

Eureka Tower, Melbourne

The Eureka Skydeck 88 observation deck provides stunning views of Melbourne from atop, at the time of completion, the city's tallest building.

Etihad Towers

Etihad Towers, Abu Dhabi

The Etihad Towers complex includes five residential towers situated in the beachside Al Ras Al Akhdar district, and offer panoramic views over the city and Arabian Sea.

Swanston Square Apartment Tower

Swanston Square Apartment Tower, Melbourne

The Swanston Square Apartment Tower’s façade features the face of Aboriginal artist and civil rights leader Elder William Barak.

Medibank Place / 720 Bourke Street

Medibank Place / 720 Bourke Street, Melbourne

The new workplace was part of a major cultural change program for Australia’s largest health insurer Medibank to live its purpose to the core and create better health outcomes

180 Brisbane

180 Brisbane, Brisbane

180 Brisbane includes an imprint of the Brisbane River on its façade and a public plaza to integrate the ground plane with another building.

Barangaroo South/International Towers

Barangaroo South/International Towers, Sydney

International Towers transformed a contaminated former wharf into a new district of Sydney, reconnecting it to the harbor and giving people back a crucial part of the city.

Emblem

Emblem, Sydney

Located within a Urban Rejuvenation Area, Emblem's concept began within an architectural design competition and incorporates multiple features to reduce energy consumption.

About Norman Disney & Young

Norman Disney & Young (NDY), are a leading firm of consulting engineers with a global presence. They set themselves apart by their ability to deliver highly innovative and tailored solutions for clients in a wide range of markets including buildings, sustainability, health, transport, mission critical, defence, industrial and utilities.

Established in 1959, they have a long history of engineering excellence and their expertise extends to a range of unique specialties. NDY is committed to delivering innovative and sustainable solutions for their diverse group of clients.

They have an intimate understanding of the markets in which they operate and a depth of knowledge that few firms can rival. NDY understands that not all clients are the same, and are highly adept at tailoring their services to meet their clients' unique needs.

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Norman Disney & Young at CTBUH

CTBUH Queensland Infrastructure Seminar Two: Herston Quarter

CTBUH Queensland Infrastructure Seminar Two: Herston Quarter

25 May 2017, Event Report – CTBUH Australia’s Brisbane Committee held the second of its breakfast seminars on…

The Brisbane 2016 Summer Seminar: Design of Tall Buildings

The Brisbane 2016 Summer Seminar: Design of Tall Buildings

24 Nov 2016, Event Report – CTBUH Brisbane held their 2016 Summer Seminar in conjunction with the ASCE. The…

Urban Regeneration – Flatiron Building, Brisbane

Urban Regeneration – Flatiron Building, Brisbane

12 Nov 2015, Event Report – The CTBUH Australia Chapter’s Brisbane Committee held the fourth of its Urban…

Norman Disney & Young at CTBUH

CTBUH Queensland Infrastructure Seminar Two: Herston Quarter
25 May 2017, Brisbane – Event Report
CTBUH Australia’s Brisbane Committee held the second of its breakfast seminars on Queensland Infrastructure, with a particular focus on the Herston Quarter.
The Brisbane 2016 Summer Seminar: Design of Tall Buildings
24 Nov 2016, Brisbane – Event Report
CTBUH Brisbane held their 2016 Summer Seminar in conjunction with the ASCE. The topic of discussion was "Design of Tall Buildings."
Urban Regeneration – Flatiron Building, Brisbane
12 Nov 2015, Brisbane – Event Report
The CTBUH Australia Chapter’s Brisbane Committee held the fourth of its Urban Regeneration Breakfast Seminars on November 12, 2015.
Urban Places: Gold Coast: Form Versus Sprawl
5 Jun 2013, Brisbane – Event Report
The spectacular urban profile of the Gold Coast's most concentrated surf-side moments is among the most distinct and idiosyncratic features of this city-region.

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Andrew Gentner

Andrew Gentner

CTBUH Country Secretary, 2010 – 2013
Brisbane, Australia

Stuart Fowler

Stuart Fowler

CTBUH Annual Conference, Presenter, 2019
Melbourne, Australia

Benita Husband

Benita Husband

CTBUH Annual Conference, Session Chair, 2019
Melbourne, Australia

CTBUH Resources Involving Norman Disney & Young

Case Study: Nakheel Tower - The Vertical City

Aug 2009 – CTBUH Journal, 2009 Issue II
Mark Mitcheson-Low, Woods Bagot; Ahmad Rahimian, WSP Cantor Seinuk; Dennis O'Brien, Norman Disney & Young

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Case Study: Nakheel Tower - The Vertical City
Aug 2009 – CTBUH Journal, 2009 Issue II; Mark Mitcheson-Low, Woods Bagot; Ahmad Rahimian, WSP Cantor Seinuk; Dennis O'Brien, Norman Disney & Young
Nakheel Harbour & Tower, Dubai's new capital, will be a beacon of inspiration for the region and the world, incorporating elements from Islamic culture. Encompassing more than 270 hectares, this mixed-use development will be located in the heart of…

Norman Disney & Young Tall Building Facts

150m+ Buildings 20 Completed1 Under Constr.
300m+ Buildings 1 Completed
Average Building Age 11 Years
Most Common Function office, 11 Buildings
Most Common Material Concrete, 17 Buildings
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All building-related facts are for 150m+ buildings currently in the database.