Design students at University of Melbourne are researching ways to integrate data-based decision making into urban design and planning projects, thanks to a three-week full-time internship program launched in partnership with SMEC.
With SMEC’s focus on exploring ways to integrate Smart City philosophy and technology into our projects and practices, the program provides an opportunity for students to work collaboratively on an innovative joint research project based around City, Data and Design.
Students are investigating issues such as carpark and bicycle parking usage in Melbourne CBD, and exploring the broader fields that make up the complex system of a city such as transportation, environment, water, psychology, human interaction, Information Technology, ecology, and agriculture.
SMEC, in a joint venture with infrastructure construction firm Fulton Hogan, has been awarded the contract for the A$74.99 million Capricorn Highway Duplication Project between Rockhampton and Gracemere in Queensland, Australia.Read More
SMEC has been engaged by India’s Department of Rural Development in Uttar Pradesh to provide consultancy services for the overall planning, engineering survey design and preparation of detailed reports for piped drinking water supply schemes.Read More
We are proud to continue our involvement with Sydney Metro, Australia's biggest public transport project, as lead consultant on the Crows Nest Design Consortium (CNDC), providing design and technical services for the new Crows Nest Station in Sydney, Australia.Read More
SMEC have recently completed a water management infrastructure project providing a framework for water cycle management in the growing region of South Western Sydney.Read More