Our Commercial projects can range from an early childhood centre to an aged care facility (and everything in between).
Bill McCorkell is a fourth generation builder, second generation architect and first generation manufacturer. His passion for the environment in both its built and natural form culminated in the creation of Archiblox, a sustainable prefabricated building business he founded in 2011. This platform has allowed Bill the opportunity to drill into his passion for delivering beautiful designed sustainable buildings all of scales, right across Australia.
Bill is passionate about architecturally-designed sustainable buildings and the intersection of architecture with prefabrication and new technologies. As an Architectural graduate from the University of Melbourne, Bill has a holistic approach to design, construction and development; providing clients with a unique perspective that enhances the building experience.
Having worked in a number of national and international architectural practices on commercial, residential and institutional projects – most notable being Fed Square in Melbourne. Prior to founding Archiblox, Bill was Director of Melbourne architecture and interior design firm Techne, and Director of McCorkell Constructions, which has attributed to his well-rounded skill-set today.
Bill is both a Registered Architect and Registered Building Practitioner. He is a founding member of the Thrive Institute of Melbourne University. He is a member of the Australian Institute of Architects, Master Builders Association and Housing Institute of Australia (HIA). Bill is also a board member of PrefabAUS and also sits on the Father Bob's Foundation Advisory Board Committee. The role of the Foundation is to realise Father Bob’s vision of ending homelessness and disadvantage.
Bill brings amazing, knowledgeable talent to his work as an Architect & Builder and a clear vision as a leader to the Archiblox business. He heads a team of dedicated Architects and Builders that have a reputation for delivering high quality designed, prefabricated buildings, for all scales of projects. Bill and his team have focused on sustainable urbanisation and in particular researching how to deliver more affordable and efficient housing to the Australian market, which is at the heart of the Archiblox business model.
Angela has a diverse career history, spanning several industries and incorporating roles in design, production management, project management, finance, and account management, along with ten years devoted to establishing, building and managing a successful fashion and homewares business. Her communication skills, attention to detail and desire to achieve great results will ensure your individual needs, vision and style are catered for.
As your Project Consultant, Angela will listen, advise and lead you through the preliminary phases of your project. She is committed to ensuring you have an exceptional and collaborative experience with Archiblox. With a passion for architecture and design, Angela has renovated homes that have appeared in TV shows, magazines and brand campaigns including Inside Out magazine, Dulux advertising campaigns and a segment on Deadline Design (Foxtel Lifestyle).
James is an Architect with experience across the design and delivery of small and large scale residential and commercial projects. Having worked for some highly regarded Australian Architecture practices, James has developed an understanding of conceiving truly liveable spaces which develop from an in depth understanding of client needs, site opportunities, spatial planning and the ability to actively engage and clearly communicate throughout the journey.
Peter is an Architect with a background in high-end residential projects. He also has experience across a variety of sectors including boutique hotels, commercial and public buildings.
He started his career in a residential design and construction firm focusing on a holistic approach to architecture. The projects in this work-place where predominantly $1 - $5 million residences with the skills of designing all facets of the project including interiors, through to contract administration and delivering the project onsite.
He has worked for a number of prominent architectural practices, both in Brisbane and Melbourne, as well as in collaboration with other liked minded architects.
Peter’s role as a Project Architect at Archiblox involves liaising with planning and regulatory bodies, consultants and engineers; with involvement from client meetings through to project completion.
He considers himself professional aesthete. From design, product selection, natural and Australian materials, Peter thrives leading and collaborating with a project team.
Amy completed her Bachelor and Masters Degree in Architecture at RMIT. She has developed a broad skill set working on a wide and diverse range of projects from large scale multi residential to single dwellings and extensions.
She is passionate about residential architecture, interiors and sustainable design.
As part of the Archiblox team Amy assists the Architect and Drafting team through all stages of the project lifecycle, including concept design through to contract administration. She is an invaluable part of the team bringing all the elements together.
Amy's 3D rendering and presentation skills are second to none, with the ability to give our clients such a visual representation of their dream home they can almost feel it.
Since 2005 Michael has been involved in a variety of projects including
High end bespoke architecture to volume design in the retail sector.
His training as an Architectural Technician and hands on approach to construction
has given extensive knowledge of all aspects of the industry.
As the Contracts delivery Coordinator Michael manages the production of planning and construction documentation making sure all drawings and documents are considered both in creativity and practicality in equal measure.
Michael is often found working closely with our Contracts Manager, Estimators and Builders to constantly review improve and develop new systems and procedures. As he truly believes in success through collaboration, the delivery of a personalised and resolved product for our clients is ensured.
Mark brings to our company over 30 years of experience and knowledge across a broad range of industry sectors to include Industrial, Commercial, educational and Residential projects.
He is well-versed in all construction methodologies and procedures and able to co-ordinate a team of professionals of different disciplines to achieve the best results. He has an analytical mind and great organisational skills.
Mark applies a practical hands-on approach to the management of his projects and prides himself on working closely with his clients, consultants, management staff and subcontractors creating a delivery process that achieves the highest levels of quality outcomes.
Mark’s goal is to ensure all projects are delivered on time according to requirements and without exceeding budget. This is done through successful initiation, planning, design, execution, monitoring and controlling.
Promoting an innovative product, building and establishing strong relationships and a strong attention to detail on each individual project is what emanates passion and dedication. It means we are focused to deliver personalised customer service, satisfaction and a product to be proud of.
Berna completed her Bachelor and Masters Degree in Architecture at Deakin University. She started her role at Archiblox as an eager Student Architect and it has been great being part of her journey to see her strengthen and develop her skills and philosophy on architecture.
At the beginning of her career she considered herself a design sponge with a passion for sustainable and environmentally conscious architecture. In the office she's often seen turning her hand drawn sketches into beautiful 3D digital renders whilst also working on town planning documents and developing plans.
She is always positive and fun in her attitude towards work and is helping us develop our sustainable vibe and actions in the office making it a green and a healthy space.
Away from the office Berna likes to rock climb, experiment with gardening and enjoy the great outdoors
As project manager for Archiblox, Matt takes great pleasure in overseeing all stages of a project, ensuring high productivity and quality from himself and his team.
Matt has over ten years of experience in the property and construction industry, gaining experience in almost every facet of construction. With a diploma in building and construction, he started his career as a carpenter and site supervisor, working for some of Australia's biggest volume builders.
Before joining Archiblox, Matt worked as a construction manager on medium rise apartment complexes and display home projects. He takes great pride in building high quality homes and constantly developing his construction knowledge and skills, which has made him an instrumental member of the Archiblox team.
As a building estimator, Georges’ focus is on efficient cost solutions for all aspects of our building process, working with both sales and building teams to ensure a streamlined process for our clients.
Having extensive experience working with major residential builders, and a University Degree in Building, George has a strong knowledgeable foundation along with industry experience.
As our creative marketing leader Christine has a passion for making a difference. Proven success in planning and implementing successful marketing strategies, social media presence and communicating a story.
Her goal always remains true; to provide a great customer experience.
She loves working alongside an aspirational company with outstanding core values and a commitment to making a positive change and touching the earth lightly.
Sheena completed Bachelor and Master of Architecture from University of Melbourne and has continued to develop her wide skillset in her time as Graduate Architect at Archiblox
Sheena loves working on concept designs with James, our Design Architect, and wows everyone in the studio with her beautiful renders, which help our clients visualise their design dreams. Sheena is passionate about sustainable architecture, especially through the creation of beautifully crafted spaces which bring the user closer to nature.
Outside of the studio, Sheena loves to draw, sing, or read a nice book in a quiet outdoor spot. She also loves spending time with her two gorgeous puppies, Ollie and Hugo.
Mardi Doherty founder and director Doherty Design Studio