Vida Apartments

PROJECT:  Vida Apartments
VALUE OF JOB:  $50 Million.  AMA contract $1.2 Million
CONTRACTOR: Devine Constructions Pty Ltd
SCOPE OF WORKS: Architectural sliding screens, blades, battens, sunshades, glass balustrades, pool fencing, pergolas, CNC Cut Shapes, Handrails & spiral staircases.

Devine was established in 1983 and today the Company is one of the most recognised brands in the Australian residential property sector proudly standing by its record for quality and value. 

Devine's property experience extends across community development and creation, design and delivery of medium density housing solutions, and apartment and mixed use projects. In addition the Company includes a dedicated construction business, Devine Constructions, established to maximise efficiencies and ensure the timely delivery of major projects.  Devine Constructions have a proven track record in the delivery of multi-level structures and medium size commercial and apartment projects across south east Queensland. 

Devine Constructions recently completed the Vida Apartments project at Buchanan Street, West End, Brisbane. Designed by Cottee Parker, Vida features two buildings, each with a roof top pool, gymnasium and recreational area, with four ground floor retail spaces that form an open air plaza, connecting Buchanan Street with the Brisbane River and activating the street level precinct.

AMA were contracted to complete all architectural sliding screens, blades, battens, sunshades, glass balustrades, pool fencing and pergolas on the Vida Apartments project.  As well as CNC cut shapes, handrails & spiral staircases.  Wayne Rowe, General Manager at Devine Constructions, said that he found working with Sam and the team at AMA, “Excellent”!   Wayne explained, “From tendering to shop drawing and installation AMA are very professional.  They care about the product and take pride in the company name and performance. The perfect fit for Devine!"

There are always delivery issues and challenges to face with any construction project, the difference is how AMA approach this.  Wayne recalls, “AMA made the effort to raise and close out design and delivery issues when asked to assist with delivery and last minute certification changes. They were very helpful and serviced the project very professionally”.  When asked about the quality of the product AMA produced on the Vida Apartments projects Wayne could confidently say, “The product is manufactured and installed well”.

Wayne from Devine Constructions would recommend Sam and the team at AMA to any of his contacts and stated that he would definitely being using AMA again on other projects.


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