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FIVEX ART PRIZE

Billboard art reimagined – the new prize taking creativity to the streets The inaugural Fivex Art Prize offers visual artists and creatives the chance to reimagine billboard art with a work displayed in the heart of Melbourne’s CBD. The winner Read More

TWIGGING TO TIMBER – Fivex scores big benefits

Developers of the second tower at 276 Flinders St in the CBD have broken the mould by rejecting a cement foundation in favour of steel and timber. The building at the Fivex site on the corner of Elizabeth St was Read More

Multiplex completes Fivex’s $24M Riverview House commercial office building

Image credit: Jaime Diaz-Berrio.   Leading international construction company, Multiplex, has completed Fivex’s $24 million Riverview House commercial office building at 276 Flinders Street in Melbourne’s CBD. Designed by architects Baldasso Cortese with engineers Bonacci Group and Irwin Consult, the Read More

Melbourne’s newest office space sets sustainability benchmark

1 of 4 Photography: Jaime Diaz-Berrio One of Melbourne’s latest commercial buildings has set a new benchmark in sustainability with an innovative structural solution featuring a lightweight movement resistant steel frame, timber flooring and double-glazed glass walls. The five-storey, 4000-square-metre second tower Read More

New Melbourne office achieves 5-Star Green Star with low impact materials

Melbourne’s newest office space at 276 Flinders Street has received a 5-Star Green Star rating, setting a new benchmark in sustainability. The new commercial building located at the corner of Finders and Elizabeth Streets in Melbourne, is a five-storey, 4000-square-metre Read More

Multiplex finishes Riverview House

MULTIPLEX has completed Fivex’s $24 million Riverview House commercial office building overlooking the busy intersection of Flinders Street and Elizabeth Street, at an entrance to Flinders Street train station, in Melbourne’s CBD. The new five-level building delivers 4,000 sqm of Read More

Landlord urges Melbourne City Council to see the light

Melbourne CBD by night is bright and buzzing but could the lights be about to dim? That’s the fear of one landlord who is fighting with the City of Melbourne to keep two illuminated signs atop a prominent Flinders Street Read More

Lighten up, urges PCA

The Property Council of Australia wants an urgent review of planning rules that block developers and anchor tenants from displaying their branded signage on buildings. The call was sparked by Melbourne City Council’s ban on developer Fivex reinstailling signage on Read More

Riverview House – “Corner’s Kicking”

  Food hub, tower project takes off… The new look intersection of Elizabeth and Flinders streets is beginning to take shape with a rush of leases to food outlets just signed off for the corner’s Riverview House. Part of the Read More

Call to Keep City’s Bright Lights

MELBOURNE is in danger of losing its bright neon signs due to over-regulation, a city councillor has warned. Planning portfolio chairman Cr Nicholas Reece said that famous signs like Abbotsford’s Skipping Girl and the Nylex sign in Cremorne would struggle Read More