December 19, 2017

Well, with the party season nearly behind us, it is an opportune time to pause and reflect. “How has your year been?” is the question that I am most commonly asked – AWESOME is the honest answer! The biggest challenge now is how to back it up next year and achieve awesomeness year after year. … Read More

Practical Completion issued at 65 Sussex Street

December 7, 2017

Congratulations to M&L and Multiplex on achieving PC at the new West Hotel at 65 Sussex Street, Sydney. With PC achieved one month early and the hotel set to open Pre Christmas, this is a great outcome for the project team. The new addition will add 182 rooms to the Sydney Hotel market which continues … Read More

Adriana Malin joins the Essence team

September 14, 2017

We are pleased to announce that Adriana Malin has joined the Essence team as Associate Director. Adriana will focus on developing our business in the urban development sector specifically with key government delivery arms. Adriana has over 15 years of experience delivering high-quality urban transformations in partnership with UrbanGrowth, Landcom, Land and Housing Corporation, Planning … Read More

Pontiac Land Group Appoints Essence

June 20, 2017

The conversion of the Department of Lands and the Department of Education Buildings into a luxury hotel represents one of the most ambitious projects currently underway in the Sydney CBD. Pontiac Land Group along with their design team are in the process of transforming these assets into a 260 room hotel due for completion in … Read More

Julie Bindon joins the Essence board

June 13, 2017

In exciting news, Essence is delighted to announce the appointment of Julie Bindon as a non-Executive Director of Essence with effect from 1 June. Julie is the founding Director, past CEO and Chairman of JBA Urban Planning Consultants. She is currently a part-time Director at JBA, a member of UrbanGrowth NSW’s Design Directorate expert panel, … Read More

Parramatta Council pushing the bounds of urban design

April 6, 2017

‘Parramatta Square is one of the largest and most exciting urban transformation projects in the country and is central to Parramatta’s City Council vision to build Australia’s next great city.’ Parramatta Square is a $2billion mixed-use redevelopment precinct located in the centre of the Parramatta CBD. The Parramatta Square development is one of the country’s … Read More

Essence become NSW Platinum Donor to the Property Industry Foundation

February 16, 2017

PIF’s mission is to make a tangible difference to the serious and persistent problem of youth homelessness by partnering with respected charities. Essence is delighted to be partnering with this great organisation in its mission. “It is very important to me personally and to Essence as a business that we make a strong and meaningful … Read More

ISO 9001:2015 Accredited

November 25, 2016

Essence is delighted to announce that we are now ISO 9001:2015 accredited. With zero non-conformances, this is a great achievement for us which confirms our commitment to quality services and outcomes for our clients and for the construction industry generally. Essence Project Management Pty Ltd provider of Project Direction, Client Representation, Project Management, Independent Certification, Development Management … Read More

Sandstone Buildings achieves important milestone

November 10, 2016

Submission of the Stage 2 DA by Pontiac Land Group marks the first major milestone for the redevelopment of the Sandstones precinct. Speaking today at the media briefing the Minister for Finance, Services and Property Dominic Perrottet noted: ”These designs put more than 100 years of history and heritage on show, while at the same … Read More

Exciting Sydney Fish Market Redevelopment kicks off

November 7, 2016

Essence Project Management are delighted to be working as Sydney Fish Market Representative/Project Director for the redevelopment of the Sydney Fish Market. We look forward to working collaboratively with the SFM, key stakeholders and UrbanGrowthNSW to deliver the much needed revitalisation and to the benefits that will flow to locals and the tourism economy in … Read More

Congratulations M&L Hospitality – Construction starts at 65 Sussex Street

November 2, 2016

In a market starving for hotel rooms this latest hotel will be a welcome addition to the Sydney skyline. Congratulations to the M&L Hospitality team on their new venture and the start of construction recently. James Joy of Essence is delighted to be providing Project Management services to the M&L Hospitality team on the delivery … Read More

Driving the Tourism Economy

October 21, 2016

This article in the Sydney Morning Herald highlights the drivers behind increasing investment in the tourism and hotel sector. Incorporating hotels as part of mixed-use developments, taking advantage of particular planning controls and capitalising on burgeoning tourism markets are key ways that investors are achieving success. As the statutory approvals environment changes and evolves (see … Read More

Essence First Graduate intake, hear from Tom Delahunt

September 27, 2016

Essence Project Management is delighted to announce that it has just completed its graduate intake for 2016. A huge number of applications were received. Our star graduate Tom Delahunt was recently interviewed by MD David Nicholas. See his thoughts and comments below on Sydney’s most progressive Project Management company. – Why did you join Essence? … Read More