News

Andrew Hume appointed director at Buxton Construction 

We are thrilled to announce the appointment of Andrew Hume as Director of Buxton Construction. This new appointment will align with Buxton’s strategic decision to focus on the growth of the business.

Andrew is delighted to take on this new role working alongside current sole director Andrew Briggs as he enjoys the culture within the company and sees a positive future in the direction in which Buxton are heading. Andrew joined the company two years ago as the Estimating and Business Development Manager. During this time, Andrew has fitted in seamlessly within the team and has established himself as a pivotal member of the company.

Andrew has an extensive career in the construction industry; previously holding senior positions in Estimating and Cost Planning at Abigroup, Brookfield Multiplex and Costain. These positions played an essential role in many Melbourne landmark projects, including Australia on Collins, Melbourne Convention Centre, Federation Square and the Southern Cross Development.

With enduring business relationships throughout Southeast Asia, New Zealand and Australia, and a history of successfully delivering large-scale and well-recognised projects around Melbourne and abroad, Andrew is perfectly placed to help lead Buxton to undertake projects in excess of $50 million in the near future.

Congratulations Andrew, we look forward to seeing what the future has in store for Buxton Construction and sharing these exciting times with you.

$34K Raised for the Maddie Riewoldt foundation through True Believers Function 

Buxton Construction supports a number of various charities including Maddie Reiwoldt’s Vision (MRV) who provides research into Bone Marrow Failure Syndrome. The Buxton Construction management team were heavily involved with organising the True Believers Charity Function that proudly raised over $34K, which was donated directly to Maddie Reiwoldt’s vision.

Residents move into Hester Cantebury 

Hester Canterbury reached practical completion with residents moving into  the three-level 34 apartment independent living retirement complex with associate facilities.

Cranes are on the move at St Joseph’s Mews and Monash University 

We are thrilled to announce the appointment of Andrew Hume as Director of Buxton Construction. This new appointment will align with Buxton’s strategic decision to focus on the growth of the business.

New project - CV in Camberwell 

We are proud to announce a new project, CV in Camberwell. This project will see us working again with Blueprint Projects. The appointment of Buxton Construction to work on this project demonstrates the strength and trust we have developed with this well respected client in the property industry.

Hester Canterbury – Open to the public 

Hester Canterbury opened to the public  in October 2015. Hester Canterbury comprises 34 stylish urban retirement apartments with a basement car park. Common areas include a gym, formal and casual lounge spaces, dining room, library and bar server.

Eastern Golf Clubhouse – Open to the public 

The brand new Eastern Golf Clubhouse was completed in May 2015 and opening to the public in July 2015. This project includes 2800sqm of high quality golfing facilities, up market function rooms, club rooms, amenities, undercover driving bays and teaching facilities.

Sandy Hill wins Master Builders Australia National Award 

We are thrilled to announce that we have been awarded the Master Builders Association, National Award for Sandy Hill Apartments – High Rise Apartment Building. This is a great achievement for everyone involved in the project and follows the announcement of Sandy Hill Apartments taking out the Master Builders Association of Victoria award, in the same category.

CV Display Suite – Now Open 

The CV display suite is now open. Located in Porter Street, Hawthorn East this project involves construction of 174 apartments, consisting of two towers with five levels of commercial/retail tenancies over a five level basement car park.

Click here for the CV website

Staffing update 

We would like to welcome Stephen Baker to the Buxton Construction team. Stephen joins us in the role of Commercial Manager and comes with over 26 years’ construction industry experience. Stephen has experience working on a number of impressive large scale projects, including the $500 million Raine Square Development in WA and the $330 million New Metro Rail package in WA.

We are also proud to announce that Daryl Marson has moved into the position of Senior Project Manager. Daryl has been working at Buxton for the past 10 years and is a great asset to the Buxton Construction team.

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