Cairns Convention Centre Expansion (CCCE)

The Cairns Convention Centre is currently at capacity, due to a combination of population growth, increased tourism and demand for the number and increasing size of trade shows. The Cairns Convention Centre Expansion Project (CCCE) has been proposed to meet the need of the growing venue demand in Cairns to host multiple trade shows and conventions.

The Department of Housing and Public Works (DHPW) is the project principal/client and Lendlease Building has been appointed as the Managing Contractor of the CCCE project which includes detailed design and construction responsibility.  


SCOPE OF WORKS

The CCCE project will comprise the following scope of work:

Essential Works

These comprise of essential maintenance works including roof sheeting replacement, replacement of major mechanical plant, upgrade of electrical services, audio-visual installation replacement and DDA upgrade works.

Refurbishment Works

These include the refurbishment of front of house public spaces, patron amenities, food and beverage facilities and back of house operational areas.

Expansion Works

This includes the provision of 10,500m2 of new facilities at the Wharf Street end of the Centre including a 450-seat flat floor plenary space, 3 meeting rooms, exhibition space, banquet facility and associated patron facilities and operational spaces that will enable concurrent conventions to occur with-in the centre.


DELIVERY SCHEDULE

Construction works on the CCCE project are now underway. Main works package procurement will be commencing from March 2020 thru to early 2021.


Essential and Refurbishment works shall predominantly be undertaken during a centre wide shutdown period from July 2020 to February 2021.


The Expansion works commenced in July 2020 and is scheduled to conclude early 2022.


EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST

Lendlease encourages local industry interested in supplying to the project to register an expression of interest (EOI) through the ICN Gateway webpage. Information on specific supply opportunities will be communicated on the ICN Gateway project page from the 23 January 2020, with industry able to register its interest against them for a period of no less than 2 weeks thereafter.


Please ensure that:

  • Your company profile on the ICN Gateway is complete, up-to-date and accurate including electing to be notified via e-mail of supply opportunities.
  • You register your interest as a full or partial scope supplier (where applicable), and
  • You respond to all project and work package-specific questions.


It is important that businesses submitting an EOI are aware that their submission does not guarantee that they will progress further in the procurement process. Only companies that can demonstrate capability and capacity in accordance with CCCE project requirements will be invited to pre-qualify for specific opportunities.


Businesses which demonstrate local benefits and demonstrate ability to meet other qualification criteria will be highly regarded.


APPLICABLE GOVERNMENT POLICIES


The following Queensland Government policies are applicable to this project:



INDUSTRY BRIEFING


An industry briefing session is scheduled as per the attached flyer in the Project Documents section below.


FURTHER ASSISTANCE


Lendlease encourage local industry to contact the ICN Queensland in the first instance to seek assistance with the EOI process.


The Lendlease project team can be emailed at: CairnsEOI@lendlease.com

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Project at a glance


QLD Australia
Detailed Design
LENDLEASE BUILDING PTY LIMITED
$176 million

Contact Details


Jatin Patel
Procurement Engineering Specialist
+61 7 3364 0670

Work Package
Documents
Full Scope EOI
Partial Scope EOI
Status
AccordianPlus Commercial Kitchen
  Awarded
  Awarded
AccordianPlus Hydraulics
  Awarded
AccordianPlus Mechanical Services
  Awarded
AccordianPlus Painting
  Awarded
AccordianPlus Tiling Supply and Lay
  Awarded
  Awarded
AccordianPlus Artwork
  Awarded
AccordianPlus AV System
  Awarded
AccordianPlus Civil Works
  Awarded
AccordianPlus Demolition
  Awarded
AccordianPlus Furniture Installation
  Awarded
AccordianPlus General Equipment Hire
  Awarded
AccordianPlus Piling
  Awarded
AccordianPlus Roof replacement
  Awarded
AccordianPlus Scaffold
  Awarded
  Awarded
AccordianPlus Survey and setting out
  Awarded
AccordianPlus Temporary Fencing
  Awarded
  Awarded
AccordianPlus Traffic Control
  Awarded
AccordianPlus Blockwork
  Closed
  Closed
AccordianPlus Curtains and Blinds
  Closed
AccordianPlus Joinery
  Closed
AccordianPlus Precast Concrete
  Closed
AccordianPlus Structural Steel
  Closed
AccordianPlus Post Tensioning
  Closed
  Closed
  Closed
AccordianPlus Concrete Place
  Closed
AccordianPlus Concrete Pumping
  Closed
AccordianPlus Concrete Supply
  Closed
AccordianPlus Facade - cladding
  Closed
AccordianPlus Facade - Glazing
  Closed
AccordianPlus Final Clean
  Closed
AccordianPlus Formwork
  Closed
AccordianPlus Metalwork
  Closed
AccordianPlus Mobile Craneage
  Closed
AccordianPlus Reinforcement Supply
  Closed
AccordianPlus Reinforcing Fixing
  Closed
AccordianPlus Roller Shutters
  Closed
AccordianPlus Terrazzo Flooring
  Closed
AccordianPlus Timelapse Camera
  Closed
AccordianPlus Water Storage Tank
  Closed
AccordianPlus Workstations
  Closed
Note: The closing date/s for expressions of interest are subject to change.