CTBUH Silver Member

BG&E

About

Member Since: 2008

Member Offices: Sydney

Website: http://www.bgeeng.com/

BG&E was formed in Perth, Western Australia, in 1970. They have grown substantially since then to become a strong team of consulting engineers, specializing in the fields of building structures, facades, bridgeworks, civil engineering and infrastructure.

BG&E has established an international reputation for technical and engineering excellence, combined with an innovative, yet cost effective and practical approach to projects. These methods have been recognized by numerous awards.

Maintaining the satisfaction and support of their clients is an extremely important facet of their business. The number of long term client relationships they maintain is a testament to the success of this objective.

Fields of Expertise

Civil Engineering; Engineering, Other; Structural Engineering; Transportation / Urban Infrastructure

Membership details

Membership Level

Silver

Member Since

2008

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

JW Marriott Marquis Hotel Dubai Tower 1

355.4 m / 1,166 ft

2

JW Marriott Marquis Hotel Dubai Tower 2

355.4 m / 1,166 ft

3

Emirates Tower One

354.6 m / 1,163 ft

4

The Index

326 m / 1,070 ft

5

City of Lights C1 Tower

282.1 m / 926 ft

6

Aurora Melbourne Central

270.5 m / 887 ft

7

Vision Tower

260 m / 853 ft

8

Prima Pearl Apartments

254 m / 833 ft

9

Central Park Tower

252.9 m / 830 ft

10

The Tower

242.6 m / 796 ft

Building Completions Timeline

 

Videos

29 October 2017

Interview: Frank Cerra

Frank Cerra of BG&E is interviewed by Chris Bentley during the 2017 CTBUH Australia Conference.

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Global News

27 January 2021

Belgrade Tower Set to Be Completed Within 2021

The President of Serbia, Aleksandar Vučić, visited the construction site of the Belgrade Waterfront. The construction site tour was also attended by the Minister of...

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Global News

20 May 2020

Two-Tower Complex Tops Out at Sydney Olympic Park

Mirvac has topped out its AUD$460 million (US$303 million) mixed-use Pavilions development in Sydney's Olympic Park in the same week as the ASX-listed developer won...

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Rank
Name
City
Height

1

Qatar National Bank Tower

Doha

510 m

1,673 ft

2

JW Marriott Marquis Hotel Dubai Tower 1

Dubai

355 m

1,166 ft

2

JW Marriott Marquis Hotel Dubai Tower 2

Dubai

355 m

1,166 ft

4

Emirates Tower One

Dubai

355 m

1,163 ft

5

The Index

Dubai

326 m

1,070 ft

6

City of Lights C1 Tower

Abu Dhabi

282 m

926 ft

7

Aurora Melbourne Central

Melbourne

271 m

887 ft

8

Vision Tower

Dubai

260 m

853 ft

9

Prima Pearl Apartments

Melbourne

254 m

833 ft

10

Central Park Tower

Perth

253 m

830 ft

11

The Tower

Dubai

243 m

796 ft

12

Quay Quarter Tower

Sydney

216 m

709 ft

13

Grosvenor House West Marina Beach

Dubai

210 m

690 ft

14

435 Bourke Street

Melbourne

210 m

690 ft

15

Eq. Tower

Melbourne

202 m

663 ft

16

Collins House

Melbourne

190 m

623 ft

17

JBR Area B Tower B03 T01

Dubai

177 m

581 ft

17

Sadaf 4

Dubai

177 m

581 ft

17

Sofitel Dubai Jumeirah Beach

Dubai

177 m

581 ft

20

Media One Tower

Dubai

175 m

574 ft

21

Manhattan @ Upper West Side

Melbourne

170 m

558 ft

22

The Peak

Sydney

168 m

551 ft

23

Kula Belgrade

Belgrade

168 m

551 ft

24

The Fifth

Melbourne

166 m

543 ft

25

35 Spring Street

Melbourne

164 m

539 ft

26

4 Parramatta Square

Parramatta

158 m

518 ft

27

Upper West Side Tower 2 (Madison)

Melbourne

156 m

512 ft

28

The EY Centre

Sydney

155 m

509 ft

29

Paloma Tower

Dubai

146 m

480 ft

30

Exchange Plaza

Perth

146 m

479 ft

31

East South Ridge Tower 6

Dubai

145 m

475 ft

31

West South Ridge Tower 1

Dubai

145 m

475 ft

33

Horizon Apartments

Sydney

144 m

472 ft

34

6 Parramatta Square

Parramatta

135 m

443 ft

35

Marina Tower

Melbourne

135 m

442 ft

36

Chevron Tower

Perth

133 m

436 ft

37

Realm Adelaide

Adelaide

132 m

433 ft

38

9-25 Commonwealth Street

Sydney

130 m

427 ft

39

Inmark Tower

Sydney

129 m

423 ft

40

Pasteurs Tårn

Copenhagen

128 m

420 ft

41

Amora Jamison Hotel

Sydney

123 m

404 ft

42

Castle Residences

Sydney

121 m

397 ft

43

Pavilions Building 2

Sydney

120 m

393 ft

44

Medibank Place / 720 Bourke Street

Melbourne

109 m

357 ft

45

One Australia Avenue

Sydney

107 m

351 ft

46

Brisbane Casino Towers

Brisbane

105 m

346 ft

47

Sky Tower

Limassol

105 m

344 ft

48

Ritz Carlton Hotel

Perth

103 m

338 ft

49

The Pad

Dubai

103 m

338 ft

50

One Palm

Dubai

100 m

328 ft

51

Embassy Tower

Sydney

99 m

323 ft

52

East Central Tower

Melbourne

97 m

320 ft

53

QIII

Perth

95 m

312 ft

54

The Opus

Dubai

93 m

305 ft

55

The Towers @ Elizabeth Quay

Perth

93 m

305 ft

56

171 Collins Street

Melbourne

86 m

283 ft

57

Australia Towers II

Sydney

84 m

277 ft

58

Belvedere

Sydney

84 m

276 ft

59

NAB Centre

Parramatta

84 m

276 ft

60

Fraser Suites Perth

Perth

76 m

249 ft

61

Blue on Lavender Bay

Sydney

75 m

246 ft

62

Summit

Sydney

72 m

236 ft

63

700 Bourke Street

Melbourne

70 m

231 ft

64

1 Lawson Square (Tower 1)

Sydney

68 m

223 ft

64

1 Lawson Square (Tower 2)

Sydney

68 m

223 ft

66

Banksia Apartments

Melbourne

67 m

219 ft

67

Capitol Apartments, Bondi Junction

Sydney

61 m

201 ft

68

Four Points by Sheraton Melbourne Docklands

Melbourne

56 m

184 ft

69

Bellray Apartments

Perth

28 m

91 ft

70

Marina Mix 011

Doha

- m

- ft

71

Attessa Tower

Dubai

- m

- ft

72

East South Ridge Tower 5

Dubai

- m

- ft

72

Shirpa Estate 1

Vrindavan

- m

- ft

72

West South Ridge Tower 2

Dubai

- m

- ft

75

Shemara Tower

Dubai

- m

- ft

76

Aurora Tower

Dubai

- m

- ft

76

Private Residences by Omniyat

Dubai

- m

- ft

78

East South Ridge Tower 4

Dubai

- m

- ft

78

Shirpa Estate 2

Vrindavan

- m

- ft

78

The Binary

Dubai

- m

- ft

81

W Doha Hotel & Residences

Doha

- m

- ft

82

Beauport Tower

Dubai

- m

- ft

82

The Pinnacle

Sydney

- m

- ft

84

West South Ridge Tower 3

Dubai

- m

- ft

85

Delphine Tower

Dubai

- m

- ft

86

Amwaj Rotana

Dubai

- m

- ft

87

The Mayfair

Melbourne

- m

- ft

87

UTS Yura Mudang Residence

Sydney

- m

- ft

89

Proximity Hamilton

Brisbane

- m

- ft

Statistics

150 m+ Buildings

300 m+ Buildings

Average Building Age*

9 Years

Most Common Function*

Residential (60%), 49 Buildings

Most Common Material*

Concrete (95%), 70 Buildings

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

Total: 82 Buildings for which a function has been assigned.
 
Total: 74 Buildings for which a material has been assigned.
 

*Based on 82 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.

 

29 October 2017 | Sydney

Interview: Frank Cerra

Frank Cerra of BG&E is interviewed by Chris Bentley during the 2017 CTBUH Australia Conference.

27 January 2021

Belgrade Tower Set to Be Completed Within 2021

The President of Serbia, Aleksandar Vučić, visited the construction site of the Belgrade Waterfront. The construction site tour was also attended by the Minister of...

23 January 2020

Melbourne Skyscraper Approved Under New Zoning Regulations

Cbus Property has won approval from Victorian state planners for an AU$1-billion- (US$6.8-million-) plus office tower that will reach 49-stories in Melbourne’s CBD. Dubbed 435...

16 October 2019

Melbourne to Add New Skyscraper

The highly-anticipated new addition to the Melbourne skyline, 435 Bourke Street, has undergone a significant design iteration process to ensure it meets council compliance and...

25 September 2019

Planned Melbourne Residential Tower Receives Funding

Melbourne-based developer ICD Property has secured construction funding from MaxCap Group and investment bank Goldman Sachs for its AU$440 million (US$297 million) residential tower development...

05 April 2019

Aurora Melbourne Central Tops Out

Malaysian development giant UEM Sunrise has topped out its Aurora project, an AU$770 million (US$ 547 million) skyscraper opposite Melbourne Central. The 88-story project, which...

07 February 2019

Building Permit Issued to Build Kula Beograd in Belgrade

The Serbian Ministry of Construction, Transportation, and Infrastructure has issued a building permit for the construction of the Kula Beograd (Tower Belgrade) building. The building,...

23 January 2019

Two New Parramatta Square Towers Win Approval

Lang Walker’s AU$3.2 billion (US$2.2 billion) Parramatta Square development continues its progression, with NSW Planning giving the green light for the construction of the final...

23 January 2019

Two New Parramatta Square Towers Win Approval

Lang Walker’s AU$3.2 billion (US$2.2 billion) Parramatta Square development continues its progression, with NSW Planning giving the green light for the construction of the final...

05 April 2018

Builder Named for Quay Quarter Tower in Sydney

AMP Capital has commenced construction on its Quay Quarter Tower at 50 Bridge Street in Sydney after securing a AU$900 million (US$692 million) investment from...

CTBUH Initiatives Involving BG&E

CTBUH United Kingdom Chapter Celebrates with Year-End Event

06 December 2017

The CTBUH United Kingdom Chapter hosted its first annual year-end social event at McQueen in London. The event concluded a successful year.

Top Company Rankings: The World’s 100 Tallest Buildings

13 October 2016

The Council is pleased to announce the Top Company Rankings for numerous disciplines as derived from the list of projects appearing in 100 of the World’s Tallest Buildings.