Location: Melbourne, Victoria

Country: Australia

Client: Myer

Architect: NH Architecture

Services Provided: Custom Facade Design

Myer’s flagship building on Bourke Street in Melbourne’s CBD, was awarded the Store Design of the Year Award, a prestigious honour, highly contested by retailers from around the world.

Meinhardt was façade consultant to NH Architecture and provided façade engineering for both the external façade and the complex design and geometry of the internal voids balustrade glazing and support structure of the $500m redevelopment.

By using a custom-designed unitised façade system, with steel-framed panels measuring 3m x 15m, large areas of the façade could be closed and sealed quickly to meet the challenging deadlines.