Providing services in town and regional planning, traffic engineering, sustainable transportation planning and urban design.
Lonsdale Street, Caledonian Lane & Little Bourke StreetMelbourne CBD
Colonial First State Global Asset Management
City of Melbourne
Lonsdale St, Caledonian Ln. & Lt. Bourke St.
Emporium Melbourne is a new premium shopping centre that involved the redevelopment of a group of smaller buildings bounded by Lonsdale Street, Caledonian Lane, Little Bourke Street and the Strand Arcade. Opened in April 2014, the development consists of 225 stores, with a total gross leasable area of 46,175 sqm.
ratio: worked closely with the Consultants Team throughout the design stages of the project and provided extensive traffic design advice in relation to the on-site loading facilities, accessed via the use of two truck hoists, each 14m long by 7m wide.
ratio: also prepared detailed traffic analysis, modelling and prepared traffic signal design plans for the signalisation of Lonsdale Street and Caledonian Lane.
ratio: also worked closely with Grocon on the Worksite Traffic Management Planning which supported a substantial facade retention structure cantilevered across the eastbound lanes of Lonsdale Street, in place for two years.