Project & Program Management

Development and Infrastructure Project Management

Full-service advisory, design, engineering, program management and construction management for your public sector projects.



Consistently ranked among the top professional services firms globally by industry publications such as Engineering News-Record and Building Design + Construction, our team’s work is recognized as a top-tier project and program management firm. We have earned more than 75 industry awards for excellence in design, construction management and design-build.

Deep Expertise

The development of new major real estate and infrastructure projects within Australasia can be a complex process. The management of a portfolio of property assets can be equally challenging.

The scale and complexity of mega-projects and programs or work can create both significant risk, and potential reward for all stakeholders.

CBRE Development and Infrastructure offers a high level of industry experience that, coupled with our innovative approach, helps our clients solve complex property development and infrastructure challenges. Our staff have planned and delivered some of Australia’s most iconic projects and programs.

Our Services

  • Development Strategy

    • Research and analysis
    • Integrated planning processes
    • Conceptual frameworks for strategic land use
    • Policies and statutory controls
    • Portfolio optimisation
    • Planning reform initiatives

  • Options, Feasibility & Business Cases

    • Detailed analysis of options, budgets and benefits
    • Risk identification, analysis and management
    • Technical and commercial due diligence
    • Gateway review
    • Economic and development feasibility
    • Business Cases

  • Contract, Commercial, Financial & Claims

    • Financial analysis and feasibility
    • Commercial advisory
    • Financial modelling
    • Acquisition due diligence
    • Arranging debt and equity
    • Cost planning and cost reporting

  • Procurement & Transaction management

    • Procurement strategy and implementation
    • Tender evaluation, negotiation and award
    • Risk management
    • Cost evaluation
    • Transaction management
    • Major medical equipment procurement

  • Development & Project Delivery

    • Development Management
    • Program and project management
    • Design management
    • Program reviews and realignment
    • Stakeholder engagement
    • Scheduling and planning
    • Contract management
    • Programming
    • Quality Assurance
    • Project Controls

  • Asset Management

    • Operational readiness planning
    • Asset management and maintenance program modelling
    • Condition assessment and dilapidation survey
    • Efficiency reviews
    • Portfolio optimisation

Our Advantage

  • Our people are of the highest calibre and are amongst the most experienced in the industry
  • We work side-by-side with our clients and industry peers
  • We respectfully provide frank advice
  • We provide exceptional depth and breadth of industry capability

Featured Client Outcomes

  • Transport

    Sydney Metro

    Project Client: Sydney Metro
    Project Location: Sydney, NSW
    Project Value: $25bn
    Role Description: Engaged to provide a range of project management and project control services across the City & Southwest and Sydney Metro West lines, as part of the Engineering Design Solutions team

  • Retail

    New Sydney Fish Markets

    Project Client: Infrastructure NSW
    Project Location: Sydney, NSW
    Project Value: $750m
    Role Description: Managed procurement of the early and main works contractors. Engaged to provide design management expertise, programming and constructability advice, and development management services.

  • Urban Renewal

    Parramatta North Program

    Project Client: NSW Department of Planning & Environment
    Project Location: Sydney, NSW
    Project Value: Undisclosed
    Role Description: Engaged to assist NSW Department of Planning & Environment in planning and delivering the Western Sydney Startup Hub, a 1,500 sqm site located in the culturally significant Parramatta North Heritage Core.

  • Arts, Sports & Recreation

    Cairns Convention Centre

    Project Client: Building Queensland
    Project Location: Cairns, QLD
    Project Value: $176m
    Role Description: Project lead for production of the preliminary business cases for both the Cairns Convention Centre and the Gold Coast Convention and Exhibition Centre

  • Commercial Office

    Quay Quarter Tower

    Project Client: AMP Capital
    Project Location: Sydney, NSW
    Project Value: undisclosed
    Role Description: Provided Senior Commercial Management services, including head contractor procurement, development finance and risk reporting systems, and management and resolution of head contract claims

  • Health

    Westmead Hospital

    Project Client: Health Infrastructure NSW
    Project Location: Sydney, NSW
    Project Value: $1bn
    Role Description: Engaged as the Senior Project Director to manage the preparation and development of the Business Case, provide senior project leadership throughout the project,and progress the project through Infrastructure NSW Gateway reviews Prepared, managed, and implemented the procurement strategy for the $1bn capital works program.

  • Justice & Education

    John Morony Correctional Centre

    Project Client: Corrective Services NSW
    Project Location: Sydney, NSW
    Project Value: undisclosed
    Role Description: Engaged as Transaction manager to provide end to end delivery of the procurement to replace the management services of JMCC. Responsible for all aspects of the transaction process, working in accordance with NSW Government procurement procedures.

  • Residential & Social Housing

    Future Directions Integrated Implementation Plan - NSW Family & Community Services

    Project Client: NSW Family & Community Services
    Project Location: Sydney, NSW
    Project Value: $1bn
    Role Description: Engaged to develop the Integrated Implementation Plan for this $1bn 10 year social housing program

  • Urban Renewal

    Bays West

    Project Client: NSW Department of Primary Industries and Environment
    Project Location: Sydney, NSW
    Project Value: Undisclosed
    Role Description: Providing Project management, asset management, and finance management services on this 95-hectare, long term urban renewal project. Services included procurement and project management of site investigation, repair works, and remedial works at White Bay Power station, along with developing business cases for the White Bay Power station project.

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Our team of professionals create value and deliver better outcomes by maximising opportunities and minimising risks.