Structured for Success

Blog

Broadway on Ann - 12 October 2016
Broadway on Ann, another project HSS has worked on and recently completed with Hindmarsh.  Read More
HSS have successfully won the structural steel package for the Queensland State Equestrian Centre – Covered Warmup Area project in Caboolture, with Leaf Building Group.   There is approximately 240 tonne of steel and purlins in this project.  Another great job for the HSS Team to win! This is our second job with Leaf Building Group after winning in September the steel package for Aldi, Morayfield project, which is still in progress.  Read More
1 William Street - Spire - 27 September 2016
On the 27th August the last section of the 90 meter Spire was erected at 1 WS project and it made the news.  It is now the tallest building in Brisbane standing at 267 meters. Well done to the whole HSS and Mulherin Rigging teams who worked on this project. https://au.news.yahoo.com/video/watch/32460353/tower-of-power-tallest-brisbane-building/#page1 Read More
1 William St Awning - 22 September 2016
This photo is from earlier on when the first section of the spire was installed.  Great shot of the front of the building showing the awning on ground level, which was a part of HSS Scope of Works. Read More
Nauru Project - 21 September 2016
Here are updated photo of Nauru Correctional Centre facility that HSS fabricated and erected  during June and July this year.         Read More
R U OK Day - 08 September 2016
8th of September was R U OK day and HSS was proud to take part this year and highlight the issues around suicide and suicide awareness. This year HSS have had MIC conduct GAT and Connector training with some of our office and workshop staff as well as our site staff being involved in MIC awareness on our work sites. It has been brought closer to home this year with many of our HSS team been directly affected by the suicide of a friend/colleague. It was great to see the HSS Workshop team fly the flag on the 8th September.  Read More
Ikea Entry - 26 August 2016
Northlakes Shopping Centre project is moving along for the HSS Team.  We are currently working on the IKEA entry lobby with around 37 tonne of steel being fabricated by our Workshop team.   Our Site team are about half way through this area, having completed 14 of the 37 phases.     Read More
1 William Street - 25 August 2016
HSS Project Manager on the Abian Towers, Sunland Group project got a couple of great photos of the front of 1 William Street today. The latest section of the spire went up last weekend with the final section which will complete the 90 meter Spire will erected this weekend.         Read More
Slab Support Beams - 19 August 2016
HSS Workshop team are putting in some serious hours in the workshop these last couple of weeks..  One job has been these slab support beams, for Broadway on Ann Street project.  There are a total of 16 being fabricated and are around 4.5 tonne each.                   Read More
Spire 1 William Street - 09 August 2016
Big day for HSS on Saturday 6th August with the 3rd and most challenging section of the Roof Spire was lifted and bolted into position at 1 William Street. The section was 15 meters in length and was safely lifted and executed to plan by the Mulherin Rigging and HSS team. The final section of the spire is scheduled for late August and will complete the installation of the 90 meter spire.        Read More
HSS are happy to announce we have been successful with our tender with Mettle Project & Services for the supply and installation of steelwork to Pacific Fair Shopping Centre Façade Upgrade. This is the first time that HSS have worked with Mettle Projects & Services and look forward to working with their team on this project. Read More
HSS are happy to announce we have been successful with our tender with Probuild Construction for the supply and installation of stairs and handrails to the Jupiters Casino Suite Hotel. This is the first time that HSS will work with Probuild Construction and look forward to working with their team on this project. Read More
Level 18 POD Installed - 13 July 2016
310 Ann Street project with Hutchinson Builders is progressing.  Last week Level 18 modulated POD for Ann Street was installed.        Read More
Spire 1 William Street - 08 July 2016
It is all happening at 1 William Street! The first section of the 90 meter Spire will go up tomorrow, Saturday 9th July.  The Spire is being erected in 4 sections, over the next 4 weekends.  We will keep you updated with the progress as we have invested in a 360 camera and hoping for some great photos and video to capture this milestone for the HSS team. Check out the roof steel in these 2 photos.  Steel fabricated by the HSS Workshop team and our HSS Site team working with Mulherin Rigging with the installation.  Read More
Newstead Towers - 17 June 2016
Check out this time lapse video of Newstead Towers that the HSS team worked on.Great end result for the Brookfield Multiplex and Metro Property Development.   http://metroprop.com.au/newsteadtowers Read More
Spire Stubs-1WS - 10 June 2016
Our Workshop team has been working around the clock over the last couple of weeks to fabricate and finalise the spire stubs for the 1 William Street project.  The stubs weigh around 1.5 tonne and HSS achieved 100% pass rate on AS/NZS 1554 Part 5 Welding of steel structure subject to high levels of fatigue loading.  This is another huge milestone for the HSS team and big congratulations to the Workshop team who successfully got this through.  Check out the few photos of the huge spire stubs.  Impressive!  Read More
1 William St Aerial - 30 May 2016
Check out the latest aerial shots of 1 William Street.  Pretty awesome!    Read More
HSS are happy to announce that we have successfully won the structural steel contract with Scentre Group for the next stage at Westfield North Lakes Shopping Centre.   This next stage will provide a covered mall leading to Ikea that will host a further 60 retail stores. HSS are excited to be working with Scentre Group again on this stage after working with them on this project during 2015.                   Read More
The awning on ground level at 1 William Street is moving along.  Here are some updated photos of the install of the awning and a model of the full view. The awning is unique with its curves, stands 15 meters wide, 50 meters long with rafters and trusses, totalling to around 105 tonne of steel.  We are looking forward to see the end result.  Read More
1 WS Louver Install - 18 May 2016
HSS reached another milestone at 1 William Street on the 13th May.  The secondary Louver support frame was installed above Level 44. The lifting stool/clamp design is simple and effective and has been tested virtually within the detailers integrated Construction Model prior to the trial lift.  The value of virtual construction is significant in a job like this. Check out the virtual photo, workshop photos from 10th May and some photos of the install on the 13th May.   Read More
The erection of awning on ground entrance at 1 William Street has started this week.          Read More
Awesome aerial shot of 1 William Street roof steel from 29.4.16. Read More
Spire 1 William Street - 28 April 2016
The Spire for 1 William Street has been fabricated and is on its way from China.  The 90 meter Spire is being shipped in 7 sections, 2 sections are in enclosed containers and 5 sections at around 15 meters long x 1.8 meters wide and 2.4 meters high, have been wrapped up and restrained on frames for the trip to Brisbane, arriving mid May 2016.  When the Spire arrives in Brisbane it will get a final coat of paint and the HSS team will then pre-assemble the spire off site before transporting it to 1 William Street to be installed early June 2016. 90 meters spire... Read More
1 WS Awning Video - 28 April 2016
Today the first section of the awning for 1 William Street was loaded onto a semi at HSS workshop and transported to site. Check out the video!https://youtu.be/COfqUAgeasU Read More
Ronald McDonald House - 21 April 2016
HSS commenced structural steel works at the new Ronald McDonald House located near the Mater Hospital, South Brisbane. This week we completed the steel framing on the main roof and will be moving onto Stanley Street and Vulture Street Awning. HSS are excited to be working with Watpac Construction on this new facility which will provide much needed additional accommodation to the existing house located near the Mater Private Hospital and will be the largest Ronald McDonald House in the world. Read More
Ann St POD Install - 14 April 2016
310 Ann Street Project is moving along.  This week the POD install on Ann street was completed.  3 more sides to go, moving to Wickham Street next.   Read More
1 William Street - Spire - 07 April 2016
Progress photos over the last week of the fabrication of Spire for 1 William Street.         Read More
1 William Street - 06 April 2016
1 William Street project is moving along with the roof steel being erected and the fabrication of the 90 meter spire that will be installed in May. With the building located in the Brisbane CBD the logistics involved with the transport of the steel, assemble at site and steel being lifted to the roof by the tower cranes takes allot of organisation by the HSS team who work with the client ensuring works are completed safety. Check out our  more photos of the roof steel and fabrication of the spire, here  -  Read More
Blog Coming Soon - 23 March 2016
Blog Coming Soon Read More