Blog - SPI Property Inspections

Interview with SPI’s project team

Interview with SPI’s project team

SPI Property Inspections carries out dilapidation inspections for several companies and alliances around Melbourne.  For each project, Property Condition Surveys are completed on residential and commercial buildings, capturing the condition of the property, as an independent reference. This also includes conducting a review of infrastructure assets, including a visual inspection of road...

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Major works to start in Reservoir

Major works to start in Reservoir

Major works to remove the High Street level crossing and build a brand-new Reservoir Station commenced on 23 January, 2019. The goal is to ultimately improve the shared use paths for pedestrians and cyclists and overall safety of its users. What is changing in Reservoir? A new rail bridge that will see the boom gates disappear Construction of a new premium station Construction of a new...

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Commercial Opportunity For A Structural Engineer

Commercial Opportunity For A Structural Engineer

SPI Property Inspections offers a commercial opportunity for a Structural Engineer for inspection and reporting work in Melbourne. We can provide you with: association with a well-recognised and respected brand in the marketplace, with an extensive online presence supply of job leads to supplement your existing work and provide you with significant additional income variety of structural...

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SPI’s Newest Addition To The Team

SPI’s Newest Addition To The Team

We’ve recently welcomed a new member to the SPI team and we’re very excited to introduce her. Tracy Bratby has joined the Commercial department to work alongside our experienced Commercial Manager, Elisa Dal Mas. Here are some interesting details about Tracy… What are your interests/hobbies? I like to catch up with friends, enjoy going out for dinner. Anything that involves food is...

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Dilapidation Reports for Developers, Builders and Owners

Dilapidation Reports for Developers, Builders and Owners

The SPI team is working with several companies and alliances to provide dilapidation inspection services for rail, road and infrastructure projects in Melbourne and Central Victoria.  For each project, a dilapidation report (otherwise known as a property condition survey) is carried out on all residential and commercial buildings, prior to construction.  This also includes council assets,...

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Road Closures To Avoid During The New Year’s Break

Road Closures To Avoid During The New Year’s Break

Be sure to stay in the loop with the road closures this New Year’s period so you don’t waste your precious time during the holiday break in traffic. Below is a list of main areas to keep in mind: West Gate Freeway 2 Jan 2018 until 1 Jan 2022 — Single lane closures in both directions overnight between Millers Road and Williamstown Road. Speed limits will be reduced from 100km/h to 80km/h...

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Season’s Greetings From The SPI Team!

Season’s Greetings From The SPI Team!

2018 has proven to be a challenging yet rewarding year for the entire SPI team for our office staff and our Inspectors!  Our expanding team relocated to a new premise (click here for more info) and our project wins have kept our SPI team busy.  We’ve also introduced a residential division called The Home Inspection Hub who covers all our domestic work.   Clients please note… We’ll be...

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Building Condition Reports for Childcare Centres

Building Condition Reports for Childcare Centres

When it comes to providing inspection services, highlighting the building’s overall safety is a top priority for our clients.  Moreover, when buildings are occupied by children, the safety aspect is extremely important and the need for condition inspections are extremely crucial. When choosing childcare centres, parents want to know their children are learning in a safe environment, which...

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A Building Condition Report is important for existing owners

A Building Condition Report is important for existing owners

A Building Condition Report is important for existing owners- even after the sale. While many understand the importance of a Building Condition Report when purchasing a property, some do not realise that obtaining the same report can be extremely beneficial for a current owner as well. We outline the additional reasons why obtaining a condition report is essential for existing owners. These...

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Recap of the HIA Awards Night

Recap of the HIA Awards Night

What an exciting past few weeks it has been at the office! Our General Manager, Helen Legg, was announced as the Runner Up for the 2018 Victorian HIA Business Partner Award.  We are an extremely proud bunch here at the SPI office! We’ve asked our Operations Manager, Marie Kitch, for her recap of the night as she also attended the event at Crown Palladium. “It was a very special night for SPI...

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