Architecture Blog Design: Major Project Synthesis Precedents

The Atlassian Headquarters

Name: The Atlassian Headquarters

Architects: SHoP Architects and Australian practice BVN

Location: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Notes:

  • Hybrid timber building
  • 40-story skyscraper
  • To be completed in 2025
  • Worlds tallest hybrid timber building
  • 100% renewable energy operations
  • 50% less embodied carbon in construction
  • 50% less energy consumption
  • Mass timber construction – reduces carbon footprint.
  • 2,500 additional jobs
  • 4,000 Atlassian staff
  • Add almost $1 billion annually to the Australian economy
  • Goal of achieving net-zero carbon emissions by 2050.
  • Integrated of park spaces – staggered outdoor gardens
  • steel exoskeleton
  • Electricity-generating glass facade

Information from: https://inhabitat.com/worlds-tallest-hybrid-timber-building-proposed-for-sydney/ and https://www.dezeen.com/2020/07/08/shop-architects-and-bvn-design-worlds-tallest-hybrid-timber-tower-for-atlassian-in-sydney/