Landmark building in the heart of Melbourne

June 11, 2020.

Landmark building in the heart of Melbourne

A finalist in the 2020 Property Council of Australia / Rider Levett Bucknall Innovation & Excellence Awards, the extensive refurbishment of the T&G Building illustrates how well-designed and executed office developments can transform a city.

Rider Levett Bucknall (RLB) provided commercial certainty led by Victorian Director Chris Robinson.

The project has been shortlisted in two award categories – Best Heritage Development and Best Office Development.

In 2018, Pembroke completed an extensive refurbishment of the historic T&G Building to revitalise the property for the needs of the modern workforce, while maintaining the charm of one of Melbourne’s best-loved heritage buildings.

‘Pembroke has created more than just a workplace, it’s a thoughtfully curated business community,’ says Victorian Director Ewen McDonald.

Pembroke T&G Building is nominated by Pembroke, owned by Horizon MP Management Pty Ltd as trustee for Pembroke CS Unit Trust and designed by Bates Smart.

RLB has partnered with the Property Council of Australia to present the Innovation & Excellence Awards program since its inception in 1982.

A NEW DATE is coming soon for the 2020 Gala Dinner.

For booking enquiries and a full list of finalists please visit;

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With a network that covers the globe and a heritage spanning over two centuries, Rider Levett Bucknall is a leading independent organisation in cost management and quantity surveying, project management and advisory services.

Our achievements are renowned: from the early days of pioneering quantity surveying, to landmark projects such as the Sydney Opera House, HSBC Headquarters Building in Hong Kong, the 2012 London Olympic Games and CityCenter in Las Vegas.

We continue this successful legacy with our dedication to the value, quality and sustainability of the built environment. Our innovative thinking, global reach, and flawless execution push the boundaries. Taking ambitious projects from an idea to reality.