Last month, along with the state-wide lockdown, the Victorian government introduced new restrictions capping the workforce on any building site at 25% of the workers usually on the site. Unfortunately, despite the best efforts of the developer and builders at Olea Residences, the restrictions put in place will affect the completion of the building and have push back the anticipated settlement to January 2022.
The good news is the builders have managed a great deal of progress onsite despite their smaller workforce.
Externally, the building’s structure and roof have now been completed.
In the apartments, windows, balcony sliding doors and plasterboards have all now been installed. The builders have begun works on painting and installation of flooring, both tiles and floorboards. Kitchen cabinetry has also been delivered to the site and installation will commence shortly.
A new photo of the exterior of the building has also been added in the photo section below.
Construction continues onsite as The building’s structure and roof have been completed. The Builder has now commenced installation of plasterboard, windows and building exterior wall. Installation of building services and lift are currently under progress. Kitchen cabinets and cupboards have been ordered and will arrived on site for installation.
A new photo of the exterior of the building is now available below.
Construction at Olea remains on schedule as the structure is now well and truly out of the ground.
The building structure is now complete with roofing near completion. Installation of partition walls in the building has commenced along with with services installation currently, which is currently under progress. Windows and Building exterior walls are due to begin installation in the coming weeks.
Feel free to check out the new photo below to see the structure’s current progress.
The building structure has continues to progress well as concrete pours have advanced from the basement to level 3.
The installation of precast and the wall framing system on ground ﬂoor through to level 2 have commenced. Services installation in the basement has also begun and will continue into next month along with the structure as it progresses towards top-out.
Basement works continue at Olea Caulfield North as basement excavation has now been completed. Below ground works, including civil works and basement waterproofing, are being completed along with the installation of the tower crane.
With the tower crane now operational, works on the structure components of the building can begin. It is anticipated building structure will come above ground by end of this month.