Pyrmont Fire Station Restoration / GroupGSA - architecture and design

Pyrmont Fire Station Restoration / GroupGSA

Between 1890 and 1911, Government Architect Walter Liberty Vernon designed and delivered over fifty projects in NSW, some of which are still standing and in use. 

© Tyrone Brannigan

Architects: GroupGSA

Location: 147 Pyrmont St, Pyrmont NSW 2009, Australia

Architect In Charge: Janine Graves

Area: 1147.0 sqm

Project Year: 2016

Photographs: Tyrone Brannigan

Director Architecture: Michael Mandl (Group GSA)

Project Manager: NSW Public Works

Structural Engineer: Birzulis Associates

Services Engineer: Erbas Associates

Bca: Certis

Acoustic: Acoustic Logic
Access: Morris Goding Access Consultants

Contractor: Artel Constructions

Client: Fire & Rescue NSW

© Tyrone Brannigan

From the architect. Between 1890 and 1911, Government Architect Walter Liberty Vernon designed and delivered over fifty projects in NSW, some of which are still standing and in use. 

© Tyrone Brannigan

One of those is the Pyrmont Fire Station located on the corner of Gipps and Pyrmont Streets in Ultimo, Sydney. It was constructed in 1906 to address the compounding fire danger posed by an intense growth in industrial development in the area during the first decade of the 20th century.

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