32 Smith Street

32 Smith Street, Parramatta, NSW



32 Smith Street is a commercial office development located on the corner of Smith and Phillip Street. The site offers a unique potential to strengthen the connection between the Parramatta River and the Parramatta City centre.

The development aspires to:
“create Parramatta's smartest building that provides a compelling urban response to the surrounding context and is emblematic of Parramatta's Smart City vision and aspiration to be Australia's Next Great City”.

Developed to be a Smart Building, 32 Smith Street will be an ideal workplace that is an urban response to its immediate surroundings and the greater Parramatta area including the river, the soon-to-be developed Parramatta Square. 

The development is being designed to achieve a minimum:

  • 5 Star NABERS Office Energy rating;

  • 4 Star NABERS Office Water;

  • 5 Star Green Star As-Built (v1.1) rating;

  • PCA-A Grade requirements.

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Project engagement on this development was in the following technology areas:

  • Documentation Reviews

  • Project Audit and Gap Analysis

  • Technology Masterplan

  • Technology Masterlist

  • Technology Profiles

  • Schematic Design for Integration of Systems

  • Technology Development Brief


Meld Strategies was engaged by GPT Group to develop a Technology Masterplan, Technology Masterlist and Technology Development Brief that defines a vision, key technology initiatives in addition to guiding project design teams towards a common set of technology related requirements that will inform various elements of a building design.

GPT Group



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September 2017