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Australian Museum Update

Australian Museum Update

Part of our works at the Australian Museum included this Plant Platform, located on the roof. We were required to conduct a detailed site measure to ensure a seamless installation, not that we minded getting up here multiple times, it sure was worth the effort for the...

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Optus Update

Optus Update

Replicating these existing tree awnings has been a welcomed challenge while we work with FDC_Group - FDC Construction & Fitout at the Optus Campus Redevelopment in Macquarie Park. The result will be a extended glass awing that will provide an interesting showpiece...

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Carringbah Update

Carringbah Update

The facade for Mainbrace Constructions Pty Ltd Carringbah Home has been an interesting install using a mix of equal angle frames and purlin frames for the 55m long facade which was fully fabricated in our workshop. It has been a challenge managing a worksite in an...

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Fact Share

Fact Share

Steel was used to build a skyscraper for the first time in 1883. If you would like any further information about our products and services or are seeking help for an upcoming project, feel free to reach out for a confidential chat with our professional and friendly...

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Sydney Airport T2 Update

Sydney Airport T2 Update

We have started works on the Sydney Airport Terminal 2 upgrade. Here is a picture from our first delivery. If you would like any further information about our products and services or are seeking help for an upcoming project, feel free to reach out for a confidential...

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ASI Steel Excellence Awards

ASI Steel Excellence Awards

Two weeks ago Cameron Springett attended the ASI NSW Steel Excellence Awards dinner on behalf of Dunsteel. Dunsteel entered the competition in the Small Buildings Category with the Penrith Panthers Link Bridge and finished in the Top 4 in the state. Massive...

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New Project Adina Grand

New Project Adina Grand

We are pleased to be working again with Toga Construction Ltd on the new project Adina Grand at 280 George St, Sydney. This is an exciting new project to be working on with over 215 tons of steel to be designed, fabricated and installed for many varied sections of the...

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Shear Glass Update

Shear Glass Update

Dunsteel has been working on this project at Grays Point, it is just a little project but another example of a smoothly run project. Dunsteel completed a site measure, drew the 3D model while still on site, then manufactured the frame. The glass was ordered and fit...

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Fact Share

Fact Share

Within 50 years, iron eating bacteria will collapse the hull of the Titanic. If you would like any further information about our products and services or are seeking help for an upcoming project, feel free to reach out for a confidential chat with our professional and...

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Steel Stairs Update

Steel Stairs Update

Here's some of our Steel Stairs packed ready to go to site for installation. If you would like any further information about our products and services or are seeking help for an upcoming project, feel free to reach out for a confidential chat with our professional and...

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Bowral Hospital Update

Bowral Hospital Update

Great start to the week at Bowral Hospital. If you would like any further information about our products and services or are seeking help for an upcoming project, feel free to reach out for a confidential chat with our professional and friendly team. P: (02) 4869 4700...

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Astral Lobby Update

Astral Lobby Update

Here is a progress picture of the works at the Star Casino in Sydney where we are working with Shape Group. We will update soon with some completed pictures of this magnificent refurbishment. If you would like any further information about our products and services or...

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Fact Share

Fact Share

The Eiffel tower is the tallest building in France at 324 meters, however in summer thermal expansion causes the steel to expand by up to 17 centimeters. If you would like any further information about our products and services or are seeking help for an upcoming...

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New Project Sydney Airport Terminal 2

New Project Sydney Airport Terminal 2

Built NSW has awarded Dunsteel the structural steel package of over 165 tons of steel for the refurbishment works at Sydney Airport Terminal 2. We are looking forward to working again with Built NSW on this exciting project. If you would like any further information...

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Elmo Talent is Complete

Elmo Talent is Complete

Dunsteel recently finished the interconnecting stair between Level 26-27 of 580 George St for the Elmo Talent fitout. Our scope included the stair structure as well as the finishes including glass, steel balustrade, timber treads and handrails, tactiles and nosing...

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Bathurst St Update

Bathurst St Update

Now we have the ability to weld studs onsite without the need for power because of our new stud welding setup. At Bathurst St we have been welding shear studs on the beams through the bondek. If you would like any further information about our products and services or...

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New Project Kings School

New Project Kings School

Grindley has awarded Dunsteel the structural steel package for works at the Kings School in Parramatta. We will be working on Macarthur House and Hake Harris House primarily on strengthening, extending and upgrading the existing roofs, installing new roofs and first...

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Fact Share

Fact Share

The amount of steel currently in use around the world averages at about 270kg per person. If you would like any further information about our products and services or are seeking help for an upcoming project, feel free to reach out for a confidential chat with our...

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Bathurst St Update

Bathurst St Update

Last night Dunsteel transported and installed 2 beams at Bathurst St with a 130T crane. The beams were 20m long and the heaviest one weighed 16.5 tonne. We also installed Granor Heavy Duty Slip Joints for the beams to sit on to allow movement. Once the steel is...

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Lennox Update

Lennox Update

The Lennox jumpstart columns being installed on site on Friday. If you would like any further information about our products and services or are seeking help for an upcoming project, feel free to reach out for a confidential chat with our professional and friendly...

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Freehills is Complete

Freehills is Complete

Shape Group recently contracted Dunsteel to help complete a project called Freehills. The project was on Level 29 of the 161 Castlereigh St in Sydney CBD and involved filling in a void from an old stair with an infill floor, including the bondek and fire proofing with...

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New Project Darling Park

New Project Darling Park

Darling Park is a new project in Sussex St, Sydney that Dunsteel are working on with Built NSW. The project includes renovating the South East Tower and building a new facade structure. If you would like any further information about our products and services or are...

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Fact Share

Fact Share

The Sydney Harbour Bridge is made entirely of steel and on a hot day can expand up to 18cm in height. If you would like any further information about our products and services or are seeking help for an upcoming project, feel free to reach out for a confidential chat...

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Lennox Update

Lennox Update

Dunsteel made the first delivery of the jump start columns to The Lennox in Parramatta today. If you would like any further information about our products and services or are seeking help for an upcoming project, feel free to reach out for a confidential chat with our...

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Penrith Panthers is Complete

Penrith Panthers is Complete

The Penrith Panthers Link Bridge is now complete. Dunsteel supplied, fabricated and installed the steelwork to the link bridge connecting the League Club with the new Multi storey car park. There were 3 box sections that when put together on site created a bridge over...

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Elmo Talent Update

Elmo Talent Update

The works for Axiom at Elmo Talent are coming along great. We have installed the staircase and stunning handrail and are now looking forward to seeing the finished product. If you would like any further information about our products and services or are seeking help...

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New project BMW Rushcutters

New project BMW Rushcutters

Taylor have awarded Dunsteel the structural steel package for BMW Rushcutters. We are excited to be part of what is expected to be one of the largest dealership refurbishments in Sydney's history. Our scope includes 9 flights of stairs, 2 plantrooms, an awning and...

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Fact Share

Fact Share

Fun Fact: The energy needed to produce a ton of steel has halved in the last 30 years. If you would like any further information about our products and services or are seeking help for an upcoming project, feel free to reach out for a confidential chat with our...

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Environmental Sustainability Charter Membership

Environmental Sustainability Charter Membership

Dunsteel have just completed the audit for the ASI Environmental Sustainability Charter and remain at the top with a GOLD status - David Ryan 'Dunsteel is an exemplar in its field of environmental project performance'. Charter members can earn a green star point for...

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Air Trunk is Complete

Air Trunk is Complete

It was an absolute pleasure to work alongside A W Edwards again at Air Trunk. We completed 5 sets of fire stairs, some generator access platforms and the awning and façade steelwork. If you would like any further information about our products and services or are...

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