Sectors & Capability

A Preferred Partner

Our success is based on a professional, collaborative and honest approach bringing our clients solutions rather than problems in order to achieve the best quality outcome.

Our team delivers; the combined experience of one of the industries oldest contractors, exceptional design management and buildability expertise, value for our clients without compromising quality, solutions based innovation and thinking to challenging projects. financial stability and extensive technical expertise.

The industry's most diverse workbook.

We have the industry’s most diverse workbook by project value, sector and location with work in hand exceeding $3.2 billion. Our 2020 workbook forecast illustrates how the business has been able to adapt to a changing market and why the merger of Icon Co and Cockram has been so successful.




Award winning commercial office and retail spaces have proven the capacity of Icon to deliver both boutique, and large scale office buildings of architectural significance as well as retail and mixed use facilities. Icon has completed Greenstar and NABERS rated office projects, major office fit-outs, and bespoke legal chamber projects. We have in-house BIM management capability which allows us to offer end to end project delivery of office and retail projects. View Projects


Icon has delivered hundreds of millions of dollars worth of projects delivered for the Australian Department of Defence in all Australian States and Territories. We specialise in complex and technically demanding projects. Icon people know Defence’s specific processes required for the capital facility and infrastructure delivery lifecycle. We appreciate and manage Defence specific projects risks and manage security and Whole of Life drivers in the Defence context View Projects


New build hospitals, complex extensions, regional areas, and large scale refurbishments for Public Health departments and private owners and operators are core business for Icon’s Health sector operation. Our people have decades of experience in operational health environments, and the latest needs for clinical care facilities. Icon’s healthcare team are leaders in the field, all with the unique expertise needed for complex hospital construction and the passion for creating the best user-centred facilities for patients, staff and community alike. The full range of low to high acuity facilities from diagnostic bunkers, wards to engineering services, through to operating theatres and Imaging suites have been successfully delivered by Icon. View Projects

Aged Care/Retirement

Aged care and retirement living complexes of all descriptions are a growth market for Icon. Demographics are driving needs for increased choice and varied client business models. Icon has a range of proven projects in this important sector, emphasising different lifestyle and care options for residents and developers. View Projects


Government schools, Independent schools and Tertiary educational facilities that enable delivery of technical to advanced degree programs have been core business for Icon for many years. We engage all stakeholders for collaborative delivery of Educational projects in often complex environments to demanding timelines. View Projects


Municipal, State and Commonwealth governments have been long term and repeat customers for Icon. Office accomodation, council depots, sporting pavilions, council chambers, public spaces, accredited sporting surfaces, and water treatment process plant are all strengths of Icon. View Projects


Icon has consistently led the field in the delivery of Laboratories and facilities for Research and Development. Biocontainment, Physical containment, construction to GMP and government regulatory certification requirements has been repeatedly achieved for Commonwealth government, Private sector and University clients across Australia and internationally. View Projects


Pharmaceutical manufacturing process plants require special know-how and Icon has delivered these complex and specialist facilities across the globe for decades. Cleanrooms, containment & controlled environments, and installation of process equipment, process services/controls, automation and environmental monitoring systems including detailed commissioning and qualification for a fully integrated operational facility is Icon’s core business. View Projects


Icon has specialised sporting facilities and arena development and update work. Contemporary sports fans and sponsors require high standards, and Icon has delivered new build facilities, major upgrades to large arenas, and special national event overlays and project management. View Projects


Icon brings remote area delivery experience and specialised logistics expertise to the execution of resources and energy projects nationally. Our experience includes project locations offshore and complete construction projects comprising all major trades. View Projects


Process plants, food and beverage, logistics storage and warehousing facilities, and Vehicle maintenance and storage building all fall into the Icon experience base. The need to interact with users and understand end building functional needs is core to successful project delivery in this space. View Projects


Icon has been an early leader in Data Centre construction in Australia. With multiple projects completed, we have operated at all scales, and using multiple configurations including proprietary mechanical and electrical systems of the modular type, leading to faster deployment and commissioning and hand over to operations. View Projects


Icon has an Elevate Reconciliation Action Plan and has partnered with a Federation of Traditional Owner Corporations to establish a separate construction company which is majority owned by Aboriginal people. Barpa has been very successful leveraging Icon’s advanced capability in construction and applying the federation’s network, cultural sensitivity and links to first nations in recruitment of Indigenous staff and delivery of ~$100m in projects for the Commonwealth. View Projects


Icon has delivered multiple highly successful projects in the water and transport infrastructure space. Assembling the right team and managing the implementation of Icon’s proven project delivery processes ensures satisfied clients. View Projects

Residential Apartments

Icon’s track record in residential apartments delivery is second to none. Icon has delivered over $2.5 billion in residential projects across over 60 projects around Australia and New Zealand, with proven delivery of high quality projects providing today’s clients world class project delivery capability and a finished product that underpins purchaser satisfaction. Large and small our projects range in value and scale from 2 storeys to 60 offering our clients unrivalled service, Icon is also leading the market in the future delivery of build-to-rent residential asset classes currently undertaking one of Australia’s first BTR projects. View Projects

Student Accommodation

Icon has been contracted to deliver over 5000 student accommodation units across QLD, ACT, NSW, Victoria and New Zealand. We have worked with a range of providers and understand the particular requirements, including space optimisation and operating efficiency, that Purpose Built Student Accommodation operators demand. We have demonstrated the know how to deliver student accommodation on time or ahead of schedule, whether it be high rise, on or off campus and incorporating all market leading green building standards. View Projects


Icon has delivered award winning hotel projects which combine advanced services requirements with 5-star finishes and guest amenity areas, and the drive for timely delivery of quality accommodation rooms at scale. We use our history of delivering high quality residential projects, innovative approaches and experience allow us to offer clients a low risk delivery option. View Projects


  • Early Contractor Involvement
  • Integrated Project Delivery
  • Design Management
  • Managing Contractor
  • Engineering, Procurement and Construction Management (EPCM)
  • Integrated Project Delivery
  • Joint Venture / InvestmentArrangements
  • Turnkey and Project Finance