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// Discover MAB Corporation

Established and owned by fifth generation Melbourne property identities, Michael and Andrew Buxton, MAB has activities in communities, residential, business parks, retail, commercial, as well as investment management business.With an unrivalled ability to deliver on complex planning outcomes for major projects and an established track record of creating outstanding public places, our people are committed to the vision of producing quality developments.

How is MAB different? and what do we do? This 90 second video captures how ‘imagining the possibilities’ has driven MAB to reshape the way Melbourne lives, works and plays.

Meet the people at MAB! We go behind the scenes and deep dive into the work and experiences that makes us proud to contribute and be part of MAB’s growth over two decades.

// Awards

MAB has a proud history of industry recognition and awards. The awards recognise MAB’s vision, innovation, reputation and relationships. This commitment and the expertise of the MAB team has resulted in the following state and national awards:

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The Melbourne Design Awards:
Gold winner for Banksia, NewQuay Docklands Category: Interior Design – Residential
2018

The Melbourne Design Awards:
Gold winner for Banksia, NewQuay Docklands Category: Architectural – Residential – Constructed
2018

Good Design Awards:
Winner for Banksia, NewQuay Docklands Category: Architectural Design, Commercial and Residential
2018

Urban Taskforce Development Awards:
Winner for Banksia, NewQuay, Docklands Category: High-Rise City Development
2018

UDIA Awards for Excellence:
Winner for Banksia, NewQuay Category: High Density Development Above 10 Storeys'
2017

Urban Taskforce Development Excellence Awards:
Finalist for Promenade Aqui
2017

Melbourne Design Awards:
Silver Winner for Promenade Aqui Category: Architecture - Residential – Constructed
2017

UDIA full EnviroDevelopment accreditation for Merrifield
2017

Victorian Premier's Design Award:
Finalist - Architectural Design Promenade Aqui
2016

UDIA (Vic) Awards for Excellence:
Finalist Category: Medium Density Development Award - Finalist for Canopi Valley Lake
2015

Melbourne Design Awards:
Gold Winner for Urban Design - Monument Park
2014

API Excellence in Property Awards:
Property Development Award for Victoria for The Quays
2014

UDIA (Vic) Awards for Excellence:
High Density Development Award for The Quays
2014

Melbourne Design Awards:
Gold Winner - Architecture - Residential - Construction Silver Winner - Interior Design - Residential for The Quays
2014

Australian Timber Design Awards:
-Excellence in the use of Timber Products - Office Fitout Featuring Decorative Sliced Veneers -Excellence in the use of Timber Products - Timber Veneers for The Quays
2014

The Australian Institute of Architects Victorian Architecture Awards:
-Marion Mahoney Award for Interior Architecture -Residential Architecture - Multiple Housing Award for The Quays
2014

Dulux Colour Awards:
-Grand Prix award -Multi residential exterior award -Multi residential interior award for The Quays
2011

Property Council of Australia Innovation and Excellence Awards:
Best Master Planned Community for University Hill
2010

Hume Business Awards:
Landscaping for Natural Area Restoration Project for Translink Business Park
2010

UDIA (Vic) Awards for Excellence:
Master Planned Development Award for University Hill
2010

Landscape Urban Business for National Park.
2009

UDIA (VIC) Awards for Excellence:
Water Sensitive Urban Design for University Hill
2009

Stormwater Victoria Awards for Excellence:
Masterplanning and Design - Kalkallo Stormwater Harvesting and Reuse Project for Merrifield with Yarra Valley Water
2008

Hume Business Awards:
Landscaping Planning Natural Area Restoration Project for National Business Park
2005

PIA Awards for Planning Excellence:
Urban Design Plan Ideas for University Hill
2005

Hume Business Awards:
Urban Landscape for National Business Park
2004

Property Council of Australia Awards:
Leaders in Excellence Award - Victorian Division Category: Mixed Use Developments for NewQuay
2004

Property Council of Australia Overall State Award in Western Australia - David Jones, Perth
2004

Property Council of Australia Rider Hunt Award for WA - David Jones, Perth
2004

API Excellence in Property Awards:
Excellence in Property Development Award for NewQuay
2004

AILA Victorian Awards:
Planning in Landscape Architecture, Excellence Award for NewQuay
2003

The Australian Institute of Architects Victorian Architecture Awards:
Commercial Architecture Award - for NewQuay,Ground Plan Including Follies
2003

The Australian Institute of Architects Victorian Architecture Awards:
Sir Osborn McCutcheon Award for Commercial Architecture - for Restaurant Buildings, NewQuay
2003

The Australian Institute of Architects Victorian Architecture Awards:
Commercial Architecture Award for Commercial NewQuay, Docklands for NewQuay
2002

Self Storage Association of Australasia Awards:
Runner-up: Facility of the Year for SecurAway Self Storage
2002

Family Business of the Year Awards Victoria:
First Generation Award
2002

Southern Region Entrepreneur of the Year Award:
Awarded to Michael R Buxton
2001

Australian Catalogue Awards:
Presented to HSJ Advertising for The Palladio Penthouse
2000

Melbourne Marine Week Industry Achiever Award for Pier 35

// History

Highlights of the achievements that MAB has accomplished over the past 20 years. There have been many milestones along the journey.

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Launch of 7 Ormond commercial development
2018

Launch of Business Park development, Element Park
2017

Launch of 396 Docklands Drive commercial office development
2016

Completion of Cascades Overlook shopping centre in Virginia, USA.
2016

Beginning of construction of NewQuay Central Park
2016

Acquisition of 38 hectare site in Clyde North
2016

Launch of Elm & Stone residential building in NewQuay
2016

Sale of MAB Hotels
2016

Sale of West Gate Express
2016

Launch of CubeOne and CubeTwo commercial office development in Narre Warren
2015

Completion of West Gate Express in Port Melbourne
2015

Beginning of construction of Aqui Promenade residential building in NewQuay
2015

Completion of Peppercorn Apartments
2015

Completion of 30 Janefield building
2015

Completion of Ormond Square
2015

Launch of Banksia residential tower at NewQuay
2015

Official launch of Merrifield Business Park by the Premier of Victoria The Hon. Daniel Andrews MP
2014

Launch of Aqui Promenade, the second tower in the NewQuay Promenade development
2014

Official launch of Thompsons Base Business Park in Cranbourne West by The Deputy Premier of Victoria The Hon. Peter Ryan
2014

Expansion of Uni Hill Factory Outlets
2014

Beginning of construction of 30 Janefield commercial building at University Hill
2013

Launch of Ormond Square commercial office building at University Hill
2013

Official launch of Alliance Business Park by The Minister for Planning The Hon. Matthew Guy MP
2013

Official launch and beginning of construction of the Merrifield Living precinct by The Minister for Planning The Hon. Matthew Guy MP
2013

Beginning of serviced apartments operation at The Quays with partner, The Sebel Launch of Promenade residential tower at NewQuay
2013

Completion of The Quays
2012

Commencement of MAB Quays Mezzanine Fund
2012

Launch of Peppercorn Apartments at University Hill
2012

Completion of 240 Uni Hill and official launch by The Minister for Planning The Hon. Matthew Guy MP
2012

Launch of Alliance Business Park
2011

Launch of 3 hectare Expressway Business Park in Port Melbourne
2011

Acquisition of 62 hectare Alliance Business Park site in Epping
2011

Completion of Industry Business Hub
2011

Acquisition of NewQuay Central from ING
2011

Completion of Quay Park Townhouses
2011

Completion of Marina Residences
2011

Completion of HarbourOne
2010

Commencement of MAB HarbourOne Mezzanine Finance Fund
2010

Sale of Metro Real Estate
2010

Completion of sales at Northcorp Industry Park, Global Business Park, Translink Business Park and National Business Park
2010

Completion of Lochmore and Princeton Rise residential buildings at University Hill Launch of Orbis Business Park
2010

Launch of 240 Uni Hill commercial offices at University Hill
2010

Launch of Quay Park and Quay Park Townhouses at NewQuay
2010

Launch of The Quays residential towers at NewQuay
2009

Announcement of $1 billion, 5 hectare residential and park development at NewQuay Completion of Twenty Enterprise
2008

Opening of Brand Junction at University Hill, later to become Uni Hill Factory Outlets
2008

Launch of Twenty Enterprise commercial offices at University Hill
2008

Launch of HarbourOne residential tower at NewQuay
2008

Launch of Industry Business Hub warehouse studios in South Melbourne
2007

Commencement of MAB International Retail Trust (USA).
2007

Launch of Meridian Business Park
2007

Acquisition of 34.5 hectare Orbis Business Park site in Ravenhall
2007

Official launch of University Hill Town Centre by The Minister for Planning The Hon. Justin Madden
2007

Completion of 2 Enterprise Drive
2007

Launch of Florey Apartments at University Hill
2007

Completion of Aquavista and official launch by The Victorian Minister for Industry and State Development The Hon. Theo Theophanous
2007

Launch of Marina Residences townhouses at NewQuay
2006

Acquisition and launch of SouthJunction office building in Moorabbin
2006

Acquisition of 18.4 hectare Meridian Business Park site in Thomastown
2006

Launch of 2 Enterprise Drive, the first commercial office building at University Hill
2005

Acquisition and launch of 12 hectare Toyota Green Business Park in Port Melbourne
2005

Establishment of MAB Hotels with Docklands Apartments Grand Mercure at NewQuay
2005

Completion of The Conder tower
2005

Launch of Aquavista, the first commercial office building at NewQuay
2005

Launch of 15 hectare University Hill Business Park
2005

Beginning of development at University Hill
2005

Acquisition of Merrifield site in Mickleham with joint venture partner Gibson Property Corporation
2004

Commencement of MAB Development Fund 1
2004

Commencement of MAB Diversified Trust
2004

Sale of Pier 35 to Macquarie Leisure Trust Group
2004

Launch of Translink Business Park
2003

Commencement of MAB Healthcare Fund
2003

Acquisition of 104 hectare Janefield site at Bundoora, later to be named University Hill
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Completion of The Nolan
2002

Commencement of MAB Bourke St Trust, the first syndicate of Funds Management
2002

Launch of the NewQuay retail precinct
2002

Launch of The Conder residential tower at NewQuay
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Launch of the first Docklands marina at NewQuay Promenade
2002

Completion of The Boyd and The Palladio towers
2001

Official launch of 55 hectare National Business Park in Campbellfield by the Premier of Victoria The Hon. Steve Bracks AC
2001

Launch of The Nolan residential tower at NewQuay
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Completion of The Arkley and The Sant’Elia
2000

Acquisition of 75 hectare Translink Business Park site in Keilor Park
2000

Beginning of development of The Base at Port Melbourne
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Official launch of The Age print facility by The Premier of Victoria The Hon. Steve Bracks AC at Global Business Park
2000

Launch of residential towers The Sant’Elia, The Boyd and The Palladio at NewQuay Completion of Red Tulip
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Launch of the first NewQuay residential tower, The Arkley
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Launch of 22 hectare Global Business Park in Tullamarine
1998

Beginning of construction of 431 Burke Road, Camberwell, in a joint venture with Wolfstep Projects
1998

Official launch of Pier 35 Marina at Docklands by the Premier of Victoria The Hon. Jeff Kennett AC
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Launch of Northcorp Industry Park
1997

Signing of Precinct Development Agreement with the Docklands Authority (now Places Victoria) for the Business Park precinct in Melbourne’s Docklands, later to be named NewQuay
1996

Acquisition of Red Tulip factory site in Prahran
1996

Submission made to the Docklands Authority on the Yarra Waters and Business Park precincts at Docklands
1996

Launch of Botanica Apartments, St Kilda Road
1996

Acquisition of MAB’s first business park site, 84 hectare Northcorp Industry Park in Broadmeadows
1995

Launch of MAB’s first project, The Anchorage, a residential development at Port Melbourne
1995

Establishment of MAB Corporation by Michael and Andrew Buxton

// Sustainability

Attention to environmental and sustainable design is an increasingly important consideration for customers, MAB and the wider industry. MAB continues to meet and exceed regulatory standards, providing environmental design and added-value environmental initiatives across the portfolio of developments.

Nature

Over 500 hectares of parklands, wetlands and nature reserves incorporated into MAB projects.

Energy

400-panel solar installation at Uni Hill Factory Outlets and energy-saving LED street lighting at Merrifield.

Water

Award winning storm water harvesting and re-use programs along with water sensitive urban design.

Land

Remediation of contaminated land.

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