Dandenong LOGIS, Victoria’s first eco industrial estate, has won the best business or industrial park award at the Property Council of Australia’s national innovation and excellence awards.
The PCA’s awards celebrate innovation and leading practice within Australia’s property development and investment industries, with winners of the PCA state awards nominated for the national awards. LOGIS was announced as the national winner in the business or industrial park category at a ceremony in Sydney on Saturday night (May 17).
Places Victoria General Manager Major Projects Peter Armstrong said the win highlighted the achievements of LOGIS and recognised its innovative environmental sustainability attributes.
“Dandenong LOGIS features a range of sustainability initiatives including a Class A recycled water pipeline, a network of bike paths and green corridors connecting with the rehabilitated Dandenong Creek,” Mr Armstrong said.
“LOGIS also features energy efficient street lighting, native plantings to foster wildlife and over 20 hectares of planned open space offering passive and active recreational opportunities to workers and the local community.
LOGIS is looking quite good, and looks like a pleasant place to work. The media release mentions that it will be complete in 2015.