Clapham St, Thornbury
Fire and Wire is excited to be awarded the Full electrical package on top of the Dry Fire and Wet Fire installation contract for the exciting new development, 7 North, in Thornbury. We will be working closely with the Acustruct team to deliver the full electrical, Dry Fire and Wet Fire portions for 7 North in our usual high standard.
Woorayl St, Carnegie
Fire and Wire worked with the builders on this upscale new development in Carnegie. The build consists 12 storeys and 152 apartments and Fire and Wire installed both the fire sprinkler system and dry fire systems on site. Finishing it off with evacuation drawings and portable fire equipment. Fire and Wire was involved from first dig to handover.
Johnston St, Abbotsford
Fire and Wire worked closely with the builders to install a comprehensive Wet and Dry Fire system throughout this impressive development. Located at 247 Johnston Street, Abbotsford -- home to the historic industrial building St Crispin House -- the development is an 11-storey building with 133 apartments.
Monash Health Pakenham Community Health Hub
Fire and Wire worked closely with builders and the client to design and install a fire system that would fit the needs of the new facility. This project involved stripping out and implementing an entire new fit-out of an existing Cardinia Shire Council, building to create a new health facility for Monash Health. Minor extension works were also part of the scope. The fire system project delivers an Integrated Health Hub for the community, bringing together multiple health services in one central location. Services that now operate from the hub include Child and Family Services including specialist Paediatric services, Maternity, Counselling, Rehabilitation, Specialist Clinics, Diagnostic Imaging, Pharmacy, Pathology and Maternal and Child Health Nurses.
Swinburne University Film & Television Building
This three-level building is a new purpose-built facility for training students in Film & Television studies. It includes two film studios each with cyclorama infinity screens, motorized lighting bars, audio visual systems and theatrical curtains. There are three computer labs, a sound recording booth, editing suites and storerooms for the film and lighting equipment.
Toilets and office administration facilities are also provided as well as large foyers and entry ramp. The western elevation comprised of a fire wall along the property boundary installed by Fire and Wire, and the Sunpal cladding provided a translucent feature representing the University's red and white logo.
Eastern Health Breast and Cancer Centre
We installed a new fire system and devices for this latest addition to the health facility at Maroondah Hospital. The new centre brings together breast screening, breast oncology, medical care and associated support services under one roof. The scope of works encompassed the demolition of an existing administration building and construction of a new three story cancer hub with reception, waiting area, patient lounge, group room, Allied Health consulting rooms, consult exam rooms, technical suites including Ultrasound and Mammography, nurse hub, staff room, technician offices, storage and amenities.
Swinburne University – Design Factory Melbourne
Fire and Wire were engaged to install the new fire system which had to marry up the old 1910 building with the new building with full functionality. The scope of work, although built in one stage, involved two completely different work zones. Zone one included the complete restoration of an existing heritage listed 1910 fire station. The repurposed two-level building now houses Swinburne’s Innovation Precinct, a central hub on campus with collaborative spaces for entrepreneurial activity. The old fire truck garages now house an IP clinic, prototyping spaces and Design Factory Melbourne studio. Level two houses refurbished administration, staff office and meeting rooms. Zone two included a new, five-level concrete frame extension at the rear of the Fire Station.