ASTUTE BUILDS THE ULTIMATE BLANK CANVAS

ASTUTE BUILDS THE ULTIMATE BLANK CANVAS

DEVELOPMENT of the largest sound stage in the southern hemisphere has won Astute Projects the award for Industrial Building Over $5 million.

Measuring 80m by 47m, Sound Stage 9 has an overall surface area of 3716m2. It has a dual role, not only as the filming location of Hollywood films, but as a sports venue in the upcoming Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games (GC2018).

Sound Stage 9 will play host to stars such as Chris Hemsworth, as it will be used to create Asgard in the latest addition to the Marvel Thor films.

It will be the official venue for the squash competition at GC2018, as part of Village Roadshow Studios' partnership with the Queensland Government as a GC2018 venue. Table tennis and boxing competitions will also be held at the venue, alongside badminton training.

The world-class facility is fully sound proofed and equipped with air-conditioning, extraction fans, steel grids and catwalks.

Help us deliver quality journalism to you.
As a free and independent news site providing daily updates
during a period of unprecedented challenges for businesses everywhere
we call on your support

Business success comes from thinking inside the box for TAXIBOX founder
Partner Content
On a first glance, the world of storage solutions might not seem particularly exciting ...
TAXIBOX
Advertisement

Related Stories

Will philosophy and ‘counterfactuals’ help us unlock the mysteries of AI?

Will philosophy and ‘counterfactuals’ help us unlock the mysteries of AI?

Artificial intelligence is increasingly being rolled out all around...

ACCC launches probe into misleading social media influencer posts

ACCC launches probe into misleading social media influencer posts

Australia's consumer watchdog is cracking down on social media ...

Takeover talks reignited between Tyro and Potentia Capital

Takeover talks reignited between Tyro and Potentia Capital

Talks of a potential takeover are back on between Sydney-based Tyro...

Go1 acquires AI-powered ed-tech Anders Pink

Go1 acquires AI-powered ed-tech Anders Pink

Queensland-based Go1 has this week acquired a UK ed-tech partner fo...