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Menzies School of Health Research at RDH & CDU

  • The Menzies School of Health Research at Charles Darwin University comprises a new 2,700sqm building along with carefully integrated landscaping to create usable outdoor teaching and learning spaces.


  • Research laboratories and Palliative Care Building refurbishment and extension.


  • Mechanical, Electrical, Fire, Hydraulic and Vertical Transportation Services, ESD and Fire Engineering Consultancy.


  • Construction completed 2014.


  • The project was designed with a Sustainability focus:-


▫ Optimised passive building envelope design

▫ CO2 control of outside air introduced via the air conditioning system to match occupant demand for high occupancy rooms such as meeting rooms, conference rooms and the like.

▫ Outside air pre-conditioning heat recovery systems which utilise exhaust/return air to pre-condition incoming outside air.

▫ Provision of ceiling fans to provide improved air movement and to directly cool occupants to allow air conditioning to operate at higher room temperatures

▫ Intelligent automated building control systems.

▫ High levels of building air tightness through detail design and quality construction.

▫ Totally automated and energy efficient lighting systems.

▫ Low flow tapware/shower heads/urinals, dual flush toilets.