The Master Builders’ annual Excellence in Building and Construction (EBC) Awards is one of the largest construction industry events held in the Northern Territory. This year, the event was hosted by the SKYCITY Casino, in Darwin on August 25.
There are over 30 award categories, ranging from residential projects, civil and infrastructure to commercial construction, remote construction and Environment & Energy Efficiency to name a few.
During the event, Probuild NT was named winner of two awards and received a High Commendation for their Northern Territory Open Education Centre construction project.
EBC Award for Commercial Construction Under $5 million
This was awarded to Probuild NT for their Alice Springs Town Council Garden Cemetery Chapel project.
Garden Cemetery Chapel, Alice Springs
Completed February 2017 and valued $940,000, the Garden Cemetery Chapel was constructed for the Alice Springs Town Council. The project consisted of the construction of a steel framed chapel on a benched platform, and included electrical, mechanical and hydraulic services. The structure is slab-on-ground, steel framed with a ColourBond™ roof, concrete block and ColourBond™ walls, and plasterboard and plywood linings.
EBC Award for Remote Construction
This was awarded to Probuild NT for their Numbulwar Health Clinic project.
Numbulwar Health Clinic
Completed February 2017, value $6,200,000, in joint venture with Yugal Mangi. Probuild NT engaged over 120 Territorians staff with 30 people on site at any one time. The Numbulwar Clinic is Category 1 Health Centre. Construction methodologies included concrete slabs and footing, with external ColourBond™ finish to building and roof and built to specifications to minimise damage to building during cyclones and flooding.
Probuild NT’s Commitment to Excellence
Following their awards for EBC 2016 Remote Construction and Australian and Northern Territory Medium Employer of the Year, these additional awards demonstrate Probuild NT’s ongoing commitment to delivering high quality projects to local communities across the Northern Territory. Find out more about Probuild NT’s previous awards here.
Awards Night Highlights