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Figures

Height: Architectural 155 m / 509 ft
Height: To Tip 155 m / 509 ft
Floors Above Ground 40
Floors Below Ground 5
# of Elevators 16
Development GFA 38,749 m² / 417,091 ft²
# of Parking Spaces 63

Facts

Official Name The EY Centre
Other Names 200 George Street
Structure Type Building
Status Completed
Country Australia
City Sydney
Street Address & Map 190-200 George Street
Postal Code 2000
Building Function office / retail
Structural Material concrete
Energy Label 6 Star Green Star, 6.0 Star NABERS Energy Rating
Proposed 2011
Construction Start 2013
Completion 2016
Official Website 200 George Street
Rankings Click arrows to view the next taller/shorter buildings
Regional Ranking #87 Tallest in Oceania
National Ranking #86 Tallest in Australia
City Ranking #29 Tallest in Sydney

Companies Involved

Owner AMP Capital Wholesale Office Fund; Mirvac Developments
Developer Mirvac Developments
Architect
Design Francis-Jones Morehen Thorp Pty Ltd
Structural Engineer
Design BG&E; Enstruct Group Pty Ltd
Main Contractor Mirvac Constructions
Other Consultant
• Access Meld Strategies; GRESB B.V.
• Energy Concept Climatech Group
Façade Surface Design Pty Ltd; Permasteelisa Group
Material Supplier
• Cladding Somfy
• Elevator Schindler
• Façade Maintenance Equipment Manntech Building System
• Formwork Doka GmbH
• Rebar Rebar Detailing Solutions

About The EY Centre

Located near Sydney’s Circular Quay and positioned at the edge of its original water source, the Tank Stream, The EY Centre at 200 George Street honors the uniqueness of its place. The towerrises from its site clad in reused stone that was quarried during construction. The tower suspends over generous public spaces and laneways, contributing to a significantly enhanced public realm.

The tower’s envelope is a responsive skin, adjusting automatically to the position of the sun to control heat load and glare. Timber screens filter the light into a warm glow reaching deep into the interior. Embracing natural materials, it appears in the city as a tower made of timber rising out from the grayness of its neighbors, achieved through a façade made from multiple layers; a low-iron outer skin and high-performance closed cavity.

Beyond the façade, the artificial lighting for the interiors is entirely composed of LED fixtures, a first for an Australian building, with integrated control through smart building technology that also monitors air quality, water, and power consumption. The building is well suited to utilize a web of multi-modal transportation options and includes end of trip facilities offering 257 bicycle parking spaces for tenants and an additional 50 spaces available for building visitors.

Global News

Sydney’s 200 George Street Tower is Now Open
27 Jun 2016 – The 155-meter 200 George Street has officially…

Topping-Out Ceremony Held at 200 George Street in Sydney
11 Sep 2015 – The joint owners of 200 George Street held a…

Research Papers

The Role of Design Competitions In Shaping Sydney’s Public Realm
30 Oct 2017 – CTBUH Journal 2017 Issue IV

CTBUH Awards

Construction Award 2018 Finalist
CTBUH Awards 2018


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