CTBUH Silver Member

Bates Smart

About

Member Since: 2012

Member Offices: Sydney

Website: http://www.batessmart.com.au

Within the Australian context, Bates Smart has an unparalleled level of knowledge and experience of a broad range of top flight large scale projects.

Their sophisticated experience equips its practice with the skills necessary to deliver an enduring level of excellence from conception to completion.

Bates Smart pays special attention to the environmental performance and long term durability of its buildings. They harness where possible the latest sustainable ideas and technologies in order to deliver the maximum possible environmentally sound outcomes for their clients.

Fields of Expertise

Architecture; Interior Design; Urban Design

Membership details

Membership Level

Silver

Member Since

2012

Member Offices

  • Sydney

Buildings

Rank
Name
Status

Completed

Architecturally Topped Out

Structurally Topped Out

Under Construction

On Hold

Proposed

Vision

Never Completed

Demolished

Competition Entry

Canceled

Proposed Renovation

Under Renovation

Renovated

Under Demolition

Height

1

One Barangaroo

271.3 m / 890 ft

2

Brisbane Skytower

269.6 m / 885 ft

3

Melbourne Central

211 m / 692 ft

4

Freshwater Place Residential Tower

205 m / 673 ft

5

Collins House

190 m / 623 ft

6

Sofitel Hotel - Collins Place

188 m / 617 ft

7

ANZ Tower - Collins Place

188 m / 617 ft

8

Chapel Tower

178 m / 584 ft

9

Victoria Cross Metro Station Tower

170 m / 558 ft

10

35 Spring Street

164.4 m / 539 ft

Awards

271 Spring Street

Award of Excellence: 271 Spring Street

Best Tall Building under 100 meters 2021

Ctbuh Leaders

Philip Vivian

Philip Vivian

CTBUH Chapter Chair, 2018 – Present

Sydney

Colby Wright

Colby Wright

CTBUH City Committee, Sydney, 2018 – Present

Karen Wong

Karen Wong

CTBUH Awards Best Tall Building Australia Jury, 2021

Melbourne

Building Completions Timeline

 

Videos

01 October 2020

Timber Rising | Philip Vivian

Designing Tall Mass Timber Office Buildings: 25 King, Brisbane, & 55 Southbank, Melbourne

Research

30 October 2017

Shaping Australia’s Tall Tower Design And High Livability Standards

With nearly 90% of its population expected to live in its state-capital cities by 2053, Australia is on track to become one of the world’s...

Global News

01 March 2021

North Sydney Skyscraper Breaks Ground

Construction has started on an AU$1.2 billion (US$850 million) commercial tower rising to 42 stories above the future Victoria Cross metro station in North Sydney....

Associated companies

Statistics

150 m+ Buildings

Average Building Age*

11 Years

Most Common Function*

Residential (53%), 29 Buildings

Most Common Material*

Concrete (77%), 41 Buildings

* Based on 150 m+ buildings currently in the database.

Total: 55 Buildings for which a function has been assigned.
 
Total: 53 Buildings for which a material has been assigned.
 

*Based on 55 Completed & Under Construction Buildings

Building Completions Timeline

 

Construction Time Chart

NOTE: Construction start time is not available for all buildings. The average construction time is only displayed if there is three or more buildings with construction start and complete data in that year.