VAE Group has been awarded the mechanical services on the Cairns Convention Centre refurbishment and expansion project, by Managing Contractor Lend Lease.
The project is set to generate up to 570 jobs for the Cairns Region over the life of the project.
Significant refurbishment works to the existing centre will be undertaken, VAE will carry out major upgrades to the building services including replacement of major mechanical plant.
The expansion works include the provision of 10,500m2 of new facilities at the Wharf Street end of the Centre including a 450-seat flat floor plenary space, three meeting rooms, exhibition space, banquet facility and associated patron facilities and operational spaces that will enable concurrent conventions to occur with-in the centre.
The VAE Cairns team are thrilled to be working with Lend Lease on this major development for the people of Far North Queensland.