One Canberra is a development located around 500 metres from parliament house on the intersection of Canberra Avenue and National Circuit in Forrest.

Key facts and features for the building include:

  • PCA ‘A’ Grade quality standard
  • Design 5 Star NABERS independently modelled
  • 24,100m² NLA
  • 5 storeys above ground with roof level central plant
  • 5 storey internal atrium with 1000m² floor area
  • Three levels of basement car parking at a ratio of more than one bay per 50m² of net lettable area (NLA), 495 bays
  • 200 kW solar array
  • Two independently serviced building wings separated by a 1,000m² internal atrium with linkages on all levels
  • Floor plates which can be subdivided down to 1,000m² or combined to provide 5,000m² on a single level
  • Panoramic full height triple silver coated double glazed façade with continuous blind pelmet
  • Basement bicycle parking for 88 standard bikes (expandable) with adjoining shower and change room facilities
  • Loading dock with linked storage areas and purpose built security office
  • 700m² of enclosed basement storage
  • Foyer reception station with megapixel CCTV station, intercom, WIP and security system connectivity
  • Secure island site

As part of the project, Rudds ACOR Consulting Engineers provided services for the 22,000m² for the Department of Finance.

Rudds ACOR Consulting Engineers provided electrical, communications and security services. This included:

  • 5 Star NABERS design independently modelled, excluding power generation from solar array or green energy
  • At full building occupancy 200 kw solar array supplying significant proportion of daytime base load house power
  • Ground level substation with two 1500kva SCADA transformers
  • New high voltage diverse feed
  • Basement level switch room
  • One primary tenant supply with BMS metering of KWH and demand, ACTEW metering provision for multiple floor tenanting
  • Essential and nonessential house supply
  • Extensive NABER’s reporting compliant base building electrical metering, interfaced to BMS with historical storage and reporting functions. Expandable to monitor tenant facilities
  • Provision for tenant metering in electrical switchboards
  • Exclusive accessible fire rated riser for rising sub mains from basement to plant level
  • Electrical risers in each core servicing switchboards for up to four tenancies per core or eight ACTEW metres per level
  • Future input at switch room for backup generator connection to essential supply. Designated plant room areas for generators Designated basement room for fuel tank. Pre-installed fuel line riser to plant room. Switchboards designed to accommodate tenant fall over switches for generator supply connection
  • In ceiling grid, high efficiency, T5, 1200 x 300, low glare aluminium louvered, electronic ballast single 28 watt triphosphour tube with integrated return air
  • Full “Plug &Play” DALI 5 core wiring system
  • DALI ballasts for intelligent lighting to office areas
  • Wiring of perimeter tenant lighting to permit day light dimming in fitout
  • Motion detection for activation of lighting in service and basement areas

Accessible exclusive fire, security, communications and data risers from basement to plant room.

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