11 May 2012
Special Minister of State Gary Gray today announced HBO+EMTB Architects (ACT) Pty Ltd had been awarded the design services contract for refurbishing The Lodge.
Mr Gray said the company would:
Mr Gray said that The Lodge was an 84-year old heritage-listed building that required essential works be undertaken to preserve and prevent further deterioration of the building.
He said the Government has a duty of care to maintain the property to ensure a safe environment for the Prime Minister and the staff who work there.
Mr Gray said the tender process was conducted through the Australian Government's Tender System AusTender .Further information about the successful tenderer is available at HBO+EMTB  website.
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