FIRM Construction has recently been awarded land-marking apartment developments in the Perth metropolitan area, school extension projects under the WA Recovery Programme, the construction of the Bayswater Train Station Building, and projects located in Kalgoorlie and the Shire of Harvey. 

FIRM Construction has established a portfolio of significant apartment developments over the last two years:

  • Eden on Riseley ($8M): Apartment development over four levels, including 24 apartments, ground floor and carpark, and four commercial lots, located in Ardross.
  • Leila Street ($25M): Mixed-use apartment development, comprising 114 apartments, ground floor, commercial tenancies, rooftop garden and communal facilities in Cannington.
  • Macrae Road ($8M): Four storey building complex with ground floor and one and two bedroom apartments, located in Applecross.
  • Sanctuary ($21M): Apartment tower including 48 luxury apartments with river and city view and a rooftop terrace, located in Mount Pleasant.
  • Melvista on Broadway ($18M): D&C project for the development of a five storey apartment tower with a basement, rooftop terrace and commercial lots, located in Nedlands.

FIRM Construction is collaborating with Coleman Rail for the construction of the new Bayswater Train Station Building. The project is delivered over two main stages. In addition to the station’s entry and exit points, the new building incorporates retail facilities, offices, amenities, and storage areas.

This is another major METRONET project awarded to FIRM Construction. Refer also to section Rail.

Appointed education projects under the WA Recovery Programme include:

  • Westminster Primary School: Construction of new education buildings and refurbishment works to existing teaching blocks within an operating school campus. 
  • Ocean Reef Senior High School – Sports Hall: Incorporation of a new sports hall with basketball / multi purpose court set out, student and staff change rooms, amenities, storage areas, and offices / staff room.
  • Wellard Village Primary School: Construction of a new primary school with one and two-storey teaching blocks, sports oval, hardcourts, and carparks.
  • Lakeland Senior High School: Combination of external demolition, internal strip out, and modifications and refurbishment works within occupied buildings.

FIRM Construction is supporting local governments in their Regional Development Programmes:

  • Kalgoorlie TAFE Workshop: Demolition works and the construction of the new Heavy Plant & Engineering Trade Workshop Building.
  • Yarloop Steam Workshop Interpretation Centre: Construction of the Stream Workshop Building, the Men’s Shed and the Brick Vault Facility as new community facilities. The buildings include exhibition, retail and café areas. Challenges include the protection of heritage structures and items while constructing the new buildings.