Projects

A selection of past projects completed by Jack Adcock include the following:

 

Commercial & Retail

Resthaven Head Office, Wayville

Four storey reinforced concrete building with undercroft car park, rooftop garden and a soaring, cantilevered internal staircase

 

Rundle Mall, Adelaide

One new building at 15 Rundle Mall, and breathing life into ageing structures at numbers 17A and 120.  All three of these projects involved challenging opportunities to maximise developer retail space with tall facades, airy entries and small building footprints.

 

Mitcham Village, Mitcham

Three storey shopping centre with two level basement carpark and Wallis Cinemas complex

 

Bayside Village, Glenelg

An extensive overhaul of the old Bay Junction, including new three storey shopping complex with covered and rooftop car parking

 

North Adelaide Village

Extensive additions, glazed entry statement, an additional floor of car parking to the existing structure and an earthquake resistance upgrade to the existing buildings.

 

Education & Health

Saint Peters Girls School

Extensive renovations to the Middle School and Resource Centre within the existing building complex.

 

Unley High School, Plumbing Trade Skills Centre

New practical teaching building to augment the school's Design & Technology curriculum

 

Eastern Fleurieu School, Strathalbyn Campus

New home economics, science and drama buildings, and rejuvenation of the technical studies building

 

Regis Burnside Lodge, Aged Care Facility

Three storey reinforced concrete building including basement car park

 

BUPA Woodville, Aged Care Facility

Three storey post-tensioned concrete building

 

Residential

 

MacKillop Residential Building, Aquinas College, North Adelaide

A student accommodation building including commercial sized kitchen and dining room for 230 people

 

St Ann's College, North Adelaide

Reinforced concrete addition of three storeys packed into a very tight construction space

 

Numerous Architecturally Designed Homes

House Extensions

Structural Assessment & Upgrade

 

Marrayatville High School, Building 1

Structural upgrade of the existing building to increase resistance to earthquake forces and accommodation of a new passenger lift.

 

Playford International College

Feasibility assessment of original building structure in preparation for renovation and earthquake strengthening.

 

Office Building Assessment and Maintenance, Glen Osmond Road

Assessment of concrete floor and column cracking, retaining wall movement, tile cracking and lateral stability.  Extensive earthquake resistance strengthening.

 

Light industrial & Manufacturing

 

Elevated Switch Room Structures

Design and documentation of switchroom structures for prefabrication and construction on refineries, power plants and mining installations.

 

Mechanical Plant Support Stands

Elevated steel stands to support large scale radiators and cooling plant for installation in commercial and public buildings, factories and remote areas, within Australia and New Zealand.  Many of these locations are prone to high wind and earthquake risk.

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