State Library Victoria Early Works


Sector: Government

Address: 328 Swanston Street, Melbourne

Client: Development Victoria on behalf of State Library Victoria

Final($): 2.6m

Duration: June – September 2017 (15 weeks)

Architect: Architectus

As part of the State Library’s Vision 2020 redevelopment project, Harris HMC was contracted to complete early works in preparation for project kick off in September 2017.

Harris HMC collaborated effectively with Development Victoria, Architectus and other independently engaged subcontractors to provide a high-quality refurbishment of office spaces, meeting rooms and a breakout area so staff could relocate prior to main project works commencing. The scope of works included the refurbishment of five spaces located at the rear of the State Library building including:

  • Kershaw 4 – office area and library collection storage
  • Pitt 2A – office area and meeting room
  • Armstrong 3 West – meeting room
  • Armstrong 4 – large office area with boardroom, four meeting rooms and two kitchen areas
  • Pitt 6 – breakout area.