The Fifth

A Hickory Construction Project

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Fifty level bronze tower the fifth and final development in extensive Upper West Side series

The Fifth is the latest project by Far East Consortium, the successful developers behind Melbourne’s extensive Upper West Side development.

Located at the Western end of Lonsdale Street, The Fifth is a Cottee Parker designed residential building of 51 storeys inclusive of ground level, 7 podium levels, 43 tower levels plus a 2 level basement.

The 165 metre tower comprises of 402 one, two and three bedroom apartments, 206 car parks and 5 retail tenancies, with a podium roof level occupied by recreational facilities for residents including a pool, gymnasium and Jack Merlo-designed landscaped gardens.

FEATURES

  • Project to be delivered in 3 separable portions
  • Complex façade featuring copper-coloured metal cladding and bronze tinted glass balustrades
  • Total land area of 1,1419 m2 with gross floor area of 45,749 m2
  • Construction to occur concurrently with the neighbouring Upper West Side Tower 3 development, requiring careful coordination between Hickory and the adjacent builder, particularly during the early building works phase
  • Materials handling managed by a single internally located Favelle M220DX self-climbing tower crane 

 

Location: 605 Lonsdale Street, Melbourne

CONSTRUCTION DURATION
30 months 

COMPLETION DATE
December 2017 

CLIENT
Far East Consortium

ARCHITECT
Cottee Parker   

STRUCTURAL and CIVIL ENGINEER
WSP Structures

BUILDING SERVICES ENGINEERS
Wood and Grieve / Hydrautech

BUILDING SURVEYOR
Philip Chun and Associates

No. LEVELS 
50

No. APARTMENTS 
402