24 Nov 21

ABN takes out top prize/s

Woods Bagot’s intimate fit-out for ABN’s new headquarters in Leederville, Perth has taken top prizes at the FX Awards and the Shaw Contract Design Awards.

With more than 700 entries from 37 countries, this year’s Shaw Contract Design Awards was on the hunt for the year’s most uniquely impactful designs globally. The jury of 24 design professionals judged not only each project’s process, but also its holistic thinking and sustainability values. From the 12 Australian finalists nominated ABN was chosen as the 2021 Final Winner .

Announced today, in the internationally esteemed FX Awards out of the UK, ABN won the the highly-competitive ‘Workplace Environment – Large’ category.

“Warm, textural and sophisticated with a clear ambition expertly delivered.”

The FX Awards jury

Woods Bagot’s fit-out represents the evolution of ABN over the past 40 years, and reflects its passion for building, commitment to quality, sense of fun and desire to provide a warm and friendly experience for all its staff and clients. The design team drew on historical themes of Australian home life to create a collection of experiences for different spaces in this Perth office.

Over its 40 year history, the ABN Group has become Australia’s leading construction, property and finance company, a trusted brand closely intertwined with the ‘The Great Australian Dream’ of home ownership.

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