Koichi Takada

Crown Group doubles up in Waterloo

Crown Group have lodged their second development application within a month for a large tract of land in Waterloo. Building D is the second of five separate land parcels within the developer's expansive site which falls across the Lachlan Precinct renewal area. Addressed 44-48 O'Dea Avenue, the development in its entirety will see buildings of up to 20 levels delivered. For the time being though Crown Group has seen it fit to focus on the...

Koichi Takada designs Crown Group's next considerable residential project

The initial stage of Crown Group's multiphased redevelopment of a substantial land track in Sydney's Waterloo has been unveiled. The developer earlier this month lodged plans for the first of five separate stages within its Lachlan Precinct land parcel. Addressed 44-48 O'Dea Avenue, the overall development will ultimately see multiple buildings delivered, climbing as high as 20 levels. The subject of the initial application though is Building E...

A Sister Act: 839-899 Collins Street, Victoria Harbour

When the first images of 889 Collins Street surfaced , eagle-eyed readers would have noticed a second identical set of towers in the background. Having initially brushed it off as artistic license to populate a render I was surprised to learn that the development would in fact consist of four overall towers or two sets of twin towers along the north bank of Victoria Harbour. Aerial of sites within Victoria Harbour. © City of Melbourne Designed...