View Post

Rork backs ACT Premier Rugby Competition

Rork Projects has proudly signed on as an Official Sponsor of the ACT’s Premier Rugby competition – the John I Dent Cup. It is the second consecutive year that Rork Projects has officially backed local rugby in the ACT through sponsorship of the local competition. And according to Rork Projects ACT General Manager, Scott Lamb, the partnership is about recognising …

View Post

Revitalising Canberra’s iconic City Walk

The ACT Government has engaged Rork Projects to help put the soul back into the heart of Canberra’s City Centre. Rork Projects has been appointed as construction manager of the ACT Government’s City Walk Upgrade  – a project which will revitalise the iconic avenue making it more a more attractive, accessible, and exciting destination. The $1.6 million investment from ACT …

View Post

Rork Canberra announces partnership with Westpac

Rork, Canberra’s original construction and fit out company, partnered with one of Australia’s most iconic institutions to transform office operations in response to the changing landscape of global banking.  Westpac engaged Rork Projects as head contractors to deliver design and construct services for an exciting fit out of their ‘Civic Quarter’ on Northbourne Avenue in Canberra.  The nine-week project saw …

View Post

Minimised disruption for Kangaroos Leagues Club

Our Canberra team rose to the challenge of delivering a 1000m2 Lounge Refurbishment in four stages to ensure that the Kangaroos Club (Queanbeyan NSW) continued operating smoothly throughout. This ten week project involved the complete replacement of the existing floor finishes, wall treatments, ceiling treatment, fixed joinery, plants, specialist lighting and loose furniture to the public areas of the existing …

View Post

Rork’s work inspiring UC’s students

University of Canberra recently recognised the need to upgrade the UC Refectory and create a welcoming dining and networking space to nourish and inspire students and staff. Rork Projects – with our project partners CCJ Architects – was engaged as the head contractor in late June 2019 for the University of Canberra’s Refectory Food Service Counter Upgrade. The project was …

View Post

Staged Fit-out enabled business continuity

Rork Projects Canberra recently completed a two staged office fitout for the Australian Council for International Development (ACFID), located at Napier Close in Deakin, Canberra. Rork was engaged as the head contractor for the 8-week project working with Clarke Keller Architects (Designer and Project Manager). To ensure business continuity for the non-for-profit organisation, the works program was carefully coordinated to …

View Post

CSIRO – ACT Site Consolidation Project (Phase 2)

In September 2018, Rork Projects successful completed Construction Manager services for the demolition of Building no.1 and rectification of the site at CSIRO’s Black Mountain campus in Canberra. The Building was three stories tall in addition to a basement which extended across approximately two fifths of the floor plate. Sitting on a sloping site, the building was approximately 12m tall …

View Post

Handover of Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Rork Projects Canberra delivered another successful high-end federal government office fitout this week for AIHW, the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare. The fitout, across 1,000sqm, had a number of feature design elements including routered timber wall panels, acoustic wall panels and suspended LED battens just to name a few. Designed by SQC Architecture and engineering by WSP, the corporate …

View Post

CSIRO project set to raise the roof

Rork Projects was engaged by CSIRO late last year to provide Head Contractor Services for an early works package for Building 2/79 at the Black Mountain Science and Innovation Park in Canberra. The project is part of CSIRO’s ACT Consolidation Project Phase 2 and entails internal alterations and demolition, roof replacement – including installation of new walkways and strengthening for …