Auburn Civic Centre

Balancing safety, compliance, and budget for a busy community centre

Buildcorp was appointed to deliver a full-scale replacement of combustible cladding on the exterior facade of a key facility for Cumberland Council.

The project started with initial investigation works to understand the facade composition, followed by detailed design development incorporating the findings. The contract also included the replacement works which enabled a collaborative approach to managing safety, compliance and financial risks throughout every stage of the project delivery.

Ensuring compliance, maintaining value

A number of key challenges were encountered during the project, primarily in ensuring full compliance with current standards whilst ensuring value was maintained for the Council’s residents. Through close collaboration with the clients consulting team, Buildcorp were able to offer solutions that achieved all stakeholders critical requirements.


Cumberland Council

Contract sum



30 weeks


January 2020