AUST. INSTITUTE OF MARINE SCIENCE

AUSTRALIAN INSTITUTE OF MARINE SCIENCE (AIMS)

The Australian Institute of Marine Science
(AIMS) is an internationally renowned
world leader in the science underpinning
sustainable development, conservation
and management of tropical marine
environments. The main research facility
is located at Cape Ferguson, 50km from
Townsville, with facilities also in Perth, WA
and Darwin, NT.

Client

Lend Lease Building (Formerly Baulderstone Queensland)
as Managing Contractor for the Australian Institute of
Marine Science.

Project Cost

$50 million

Project Achievements

• Full BIM documentation with zero clashes.
• Challenging corrosion and atmospheric design and detailing.
• Adaptive structural system to suit intensive services
demands and the remote location.