The following three projects were received in the 1996 Large Structures Category:

3172       Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre - Award of Excellence
This outstanding project caters for Conventions, Conferences and Trade Exhibitions ranging the full spectrum from global to local including indoor sports, concerts, balls and dinners.

Architect       Cox Rayner Architects
Structural Engineer  Ove Arup & Partners Pty Ltd
Contractor    Leighton Contractors P/L

3007       Hong Kong Stadium Roof - Award of Excellence
The entry covers the design of the steel and fabric roof to the new Hong Kong Football Stadium

Architect       Hellmuth Obata & Kassabaum Inc
Structural Engineer  Ove Arup & Partners HK
Specialist Consultant         Bond James Norrie Marsden P/L
Contractor    Permafab P/L

3000       Porirua City Covered Walkway
This is an intriguing 400m long walkway canopy creating a new type of public space which was enhanced by a subtle landscape design and is responsive to contextual and cultural values. It upgrades the image of the central area adding to the dramatic skyline.

Architect       Architecture Workshop Ltd
Structural Engineer  Beca Carter Holling & Ferner Ltd
Specialist Consultant         Wade Lester Consultants Pty Ltd
Contractor    Structurflex Ltd, NZ

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