Shaw Contract joins the United Nations Global Compact

Shaw Industries has signed the United Nations Global Compact. This widely recognised set of principles are focused on upholding and protecting human rights, labour, environment and anti-corruption standards. The world’s largest corporate sustainability initiative, the United Nations Global Compact, is a call to companies to align strategies and operations with universal principles on human rights, […]

Reid Library Refurbishment by SCHIN Architects

Since its original completion in 1964, the Reid Library has adapted to radical technological changes whilst accommodating the growing university community. Through a recent refurbishment project, SCHIN Architects have helped the library to become one of the busiest and most loved spaces at the University of Western Australia. This project is a Market Winner for […]

Shaw Contract Presents- Trivia By Design

  Shaw Contract recently launched ‘Trivia By Design’- a new annual trivia event for the A&D community in Melbourne, all in the name of a good cause. 13 Melbourne-based firms battled it out for Trivia glory, with the winning team taking away a $1,000 donation for the charity of their choice. Congratulations to dwp who […]

2017 Shaw Contract Design Awards: The Market Winners

  At Shaw Contract, we believe design is changing the world. We see the architecture and design community as active developers and creative solvers, constantly redefining the way we work, play and organise our lives. The Shaw Contract Design Awards recognises the vision and tenacity behind such momentous work and commemorates the design story behind […]

Bowled By Design

  Last month we launched our first annual ‘Bowled By Design’ barefoot bowls competition in Melbourne’s beautiful Flagstaff Gardens. 5 Architecture & Design firms embraced the heat by kicking off their shoes for an afternoon of competitive fun. Baldasso Cortese, Architectus, ClarkeHopkinsClarke, Gray Puksand, and McIldowie Partners battled it out through many rounds to see […]

Shaw Contract’s latest showroom has been unveiled in Melbourne, Australia.

Designed by Gray Puksand, The Shaw Contract Design Lab is a collaborative space where local design professionals can find inspiration in commercial flooring which is engineered for beauty, durability, and cradle-to-cradle sustainability. Shaw Contract’s passion to provide designers with an interactive showroom in a premium location within the Richmond design precinct, inspired their move from […]

Shaw Contract’s Design Lab is Officially Open!

Designed by Gray Puksand, Shaw Contract’s most recent showroom has been unveiled through a week of launch events in Melbourne, Australia. The Shaw Contract Design Lab is a collaborative showroom & co-working space, where designers can experience all the flooring solutions from a global brand, but also a place to learn, connect and be inspired. […]

2015 Design Is Award Entry: Auckland Council

Creative Spaces have led the design of a new workplace for Auckland Council. This involved the refurbishment and upgrade of a 1990s era building into over 28,000 square metres of office space – aiming to achieve a 5 star Green Building Council rating.   The Location The Auckland Council’s new offices are based at the […]