SHAC has over 25 years experience in Specialist Education Design. We are one of the leading architects in this field in NSW. A big call, but one backed up by our completed work and educational environmental research.
SHAC are a leading Health designer for Hunter New England Health. The SHAC team has developed a specialised resource of design information and systems to assist you with your project.
SHAC understand the capability needs of industrial infrastructure. We support Ausgrid, RMS, Regional Council Depots and Port Authorities to rationalise property and functional relationships for maximum efficiency.
SHAC has delivered over 80 residences throughout the Hunter over 25years of personal, private, award winning architecture. When it comes to Multi-Residential Buildings and Mixed Use Commercial and Residential Developments, SHAC are your fresh thinking and pragmatic architects.
Cultural / Civic
At SHAC we provide urban design as great public and civic places. We are passionate about “place-making”. SHAC has provided the community with positive, powerful and provocative public places. Architecture is acknowledged as the mother of the arts, and the keeper of our culture.
The SHAC team are regional airport specialists architects. Our partnerships include Newcastle Airport, Albury Airport, Byron Bay/Ballina Airport and Port Macquarie.
Simple, iconic, sophisticated, affordable architecture is at the centre of SHAC’s commercial architecture. SHAC delivers fresh thinking to a futures focused workspace.
Over the last 20 years SHAC have had the privilege of providing a broad range of Masterplan and Feasibility studies to our trusted clients. We have enabled our clients to understand the full range of opportunities and constraints, plan for a flexible future, be well informed of the real development issues and strategize over key risks such as costs, funding, staging and approvals.
Our approach is different...
Our approach to architecture is hands on, and relies on collaboration with you the client, and between the members of our team. It starts simply, with sketches and conversations and boots on soil, evolves through laser cut models, 3D animation and results in great architecture
SHAC are traditional craftspersons in the true sense. Models are a technique which brings together our clients, councils and collaborative consultants to properly understand the design process and architectural vision.
The Building Contract Review Program (BCRP) aims to assist new entrants to the building industry, as well as existing small to medium builders without demonstrated experience for proposed projects, to have an opportunity of obtaining experience. The program is intended to review the competence of the builder to price and manage a project rather than ensuring compliance with building standards.
SHAC is an innovative, pragmatic firm specialising in unique design solutions and communication of ideas. Our high degree of skill, enthusiasm, passion, teamwork and responsiveness will provide delivery of quality outcomes that exceed our client’s expectations and create distinctive and refined architecture.
SHAC has an integrated and collaborative interior design service. We promote interior design to sustain the integrity of the architectural concept through to the finest detail. We understand the economic benefits of a dynamic and evolving interior solution to meet the commercial requirements of our clients.