The State Library Victoria is undergoing a major heritage conservation and restoration of this Melbourne Icon to its original glory as well as a reconfiguration to align the library spaces and functions with the 21st century aspirations of the staff and visitors.

Irwinconsult are providing complete engineering services as part of the Architectus and Schmidt Hammer Lassen team for the $83M redevelopment. Key challenges include renewing and modernising the building within the challenges of the considerable heritage requirements.

The works include a major services upgrades, improvements to universal access and the addition and improvement of food and beverage offerings.

Renders courtesy of Architectus and Schmidt Hammer Lassen

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