Parking Garage

Outstanding Parking Garage/Development


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 If you find any issue with the forms or requirements for entry, please send your entry as a word document (you may include any PDFs or pictures you like)  – place whatever information you feel should be considered and email your documents to jvh@parkingtoday.com

Using this format will not decrease your changes of winning in any way. Be sure to include the name of the person sending in the entry and the company from which it came.

To qualify the project must have been completed/refurbished after 01 July 2017 and operational at time of entry to the awards.

Assessment criteria

Applicant’s description (max 2500 words for all criteria – bullet points are provided as an indicative guide to responses)

FUNCTIONALITY (25%)
• Function of the garage/facility  (outline improvements and clear statement of why refurbishment was needed if a refurbished car park with clear identification of ‘Before’ vs. ‘After’ gains), how does it meet the specific needs of the destination served
• Contribution to local community
• Contribution to quality of urban space
• External ability to find the car park by vehicles and pedestrians with focus on signage
• Act as a gateway to destination

STRUCTURE (25%)
• Design principles and features
• Outline of construction process detailing materials used (proven use of high-quality materials and finish)
• Details of a sensitive, sympathetic and aesthetic treatment of the exterior and locale
• Future proofing for new types and sizes of vehicles (e.g. electric vehicles) or repurposing to other uses
• Number of spaces and levels detailing cost per bay
• Environmental considerations during construction and when operational – sustainability of materials used Applicable to refurbished car parks ONLY
• Detail innovative solutions to engineering challenges
• Structural and operational problems affecting the car park
• The process of defining and planning the repairs or improvements

LEVEL OF SERVICE (25%)
• Layout, traffic flow, size of bays
• Facilities for all categories of user (disabled persons, motorcyclists and pedestrians)
• Show highest standard signage of pedestrian paths, orientation, internal way finding
• Safety and security features (staffing, lighting, CCTV, help-points etc.)
• Parking equipment, including payment technology adopted where applicable
• Provides high quality, well-lit interiors with well-planned vehicle circulation paths and particulars of
• Presentation
• Entry/exit configuration, flexibility for surges of use
• Value added services

MANAGEMENT and FINANCIAL (25%)
• Overall budget and budget per space with specifics of project funding
• Information and customer service
• Show a degree of co-operation between the developer, designers and planning authority
• Attended/unattended, if attended facilities and working conditions for staff
• Cleanliness
• Environmental impact
• Arrangements for infrastructure maintenance including ongoing costs
• Describe payment systems and enforcement regime (where applicable)

UPLOADS TO SUPPORT SUBMISSION
IMAGES - upload images with a high resolution (1920 x 1080 px) JPGs and PNGs of the car park interior and exterior.

CAR PARK DETAILS - upload each of the below as a PDF file
1. Plans and circulation details
2. Traffic flow diagrams or images noting site access/egress
3. Image(s) of site signage

AUDIO/VIDEO OR MEDIA CLIPPINGS (Optional) – Audio/video or media clippings

TOTAL POINTS = 100

DETAILS OF THE TEAM INVOLVED IN THE PROJECT:
COMPANY MAKING THE SUBMISSION:
OTHER CONTRACTORS OR CONSULTANTS INVOLVED IN THE PROJECT (and details of the work undertaken by each team member):

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