Green Building Council Chairman joins Norman Disney & Young

Green Building Council Chairman joins Norman Disney & Young Leading engineering consultancy Norman Disney & Young (NDY) is pleased to confirm the appointment of Mr Tony Arnel to the position of Global Director of Sustainability. In confirming the appointment, NDY CEO Ian Hopkins highlighted the importance that Mr Arnel’s sustainability credentials will bring to the […]

Green building gets helping hand

Green building gets helping hand The Agenewspaper coverage aboutNorman Disney & Young, working in conjunction with e+ architecture and Rider Levett Bucknall,to introduce a holistic, one-stop approach in response to the recently introduced Commercial Building Disclosure legislation and Melbourne 1200 Buildings Program.

Stadium a gold winner for NDY

Stadium a gold winner for NDY A total of five Norman Disney & Young (NDY) projects were shortlisted for the prestigious 2011 annual Consult Australia Awards for Excellence held at the Sydney Town Hall on Friday 2nd December. But it was the rectangular stadium in Melbourne (AAMI Park) which delivered NDY with the highest accolade: […]

AAMI Park definitely no lightweight

AAMI Park definitely no lightweight AAMI Park stadium has added another accolade to its trophy cabinet, winning the 2011 Design and Collaboration award from the Lightweight Structure Association of Australasia (LSAA). Recognising excellence in design, innovation, construction and application of lightweight structures, the LSAA praised the AAMI Park project team for its collaborative approach to […]

The beauty of large-scale residential projects is more than skin deep

The beauty of large-scale residential projects is more than skin deep As a global multidisciplinary engineering consultancy and leading projects firm, Norman Disney & Young (NDY) has been synonymous with a vast number of landmark and award-winning commercial projects. Highlighted by its groundbreaking work on Eureka Tower in Melbourne – Australia’s tallest building and one […]

Not the retiring type

Not the retiring type While he may not be calling it retirement, after 33 years at leading engineering consultancy Norman Disney & Young (NDY), Ashak Nathwani is looking forward to the next great challenges in his life. In this candid interview with NDY Corporate Communications Manager Ric Navarro, Ashak talks about his legacy, his achievements […]

Trigeneration at Melbourne's new Royal Children's Hospital

Trigeneration at Melbourne’s new Royal Children’s Hospital Melbourne’s new Royal Children’s Hospital (RCH) is not only regarded as a world class facility by virtue of its design and cutting edge medical technology, but it also incorporates the very latest building services technology and sustainability initiatives. In this article for Climate Control News magazine, NDY Health […]

NDY supports GBCA rating tool

NDY supports GBCA rating tool Norman Disney and Young (NDY) has thrown its support behind the Green Building Council of Australia’s (GBCA’s) new Green Star –Performance rating tool by being the first sponsor of the tool. According to the GBCA’s chief executive, Romilly Madew, the ‘silver’ sponsor status reinforces NDY’s international reputation as a leader […]

NDY prominent contributor to three UK award-winning projects

NDY prominent contributor to three UK award-winning projects Located between the financial hub of the City of London and King’s Cross,The Angel Building is the winner of the British Council for Offices 2011 Refurbished/Recycled Workplace Award for London & South-East. In its role as building services engineer and BREEAM/EPC assessor, Norman Disney & Young (NDY) [...]

The use of BIM in a security context

The use of BIM in a security context A fundamental change is underway in the construction industry, and according to Hannah George, Security Consultant, at Norman Disney & Young, Building Information Modelling (BIM) is a primary catalyst for this transformation. Read the full article here:http://professionalsecurity.co.uk/newsdetails.aspx?NewsArticleID=16536&imgID=1