Andrew Rutt

Associate Director

Andrew is an Associate Director, having worked extensively throughout Southeast Asia in Singapore, Indonesia, Vietnam, Malaysia and Australia.

He was responsible for the management of Box Hill Institute Building 7 and Metropolitan Fire Brigade Complex, Burnley. He has extensive experience in the delivery of major commercial, residential, sports and recreational and industrial works for private and government clients.

Andrew has served as a Practice Committee Member for the Australian Institute of Architects (Victorian Chapter), been invited as a guest lecturer for the Green Building Council of Australia, is an active member of the Property Council of Australia. He is also a seminar presenter for the Education Committee of the Australian Institute of Architects. Within the practice, Andrew is involved in the promotion of Environmental Sustainable Development, Quality Assurance and Risk Management Practices.

Working History

1999 – Current Spowers
1993 – 1999 Tan See Kiat Chartered Architects, Singapore
1992 – 1993 Edwin Choo & Partners, Singapore
1991 – 1992 James Goh & Associates, Singapore
1989 – 1990 Jackman Gooden Architects, Adelaide


Bachelor of Architecture University of Adelaide, 1990
Bachelor of Architectural Studies University of Adelaide, 1987
Masters in Business Management Deakin University, commenced, 1998
ARBV Registered Architect Victoria, 2001
Australian Institute of Architects Guest Lecturer, Practice Committee Member
Australian Property Institute Victorian Member
GBCA Associate, Green Star Accredited Professional, Guest Lecturer, 2008–2009

Banyule City Council, Netball Stadium (NETS), Macleod, VIC
Metropolitan Fire Brigade, The Burnley Complex, Burnley, VIC


  • Catholic Archdiocese of Melbourne, 486 Albert Street Refurbishment, East Melbourne, VIC
  • Barristers Chambers Limited (BCL) Refurbishment, Owen Dixon East, 205 William Street, Melbourne, VIC
  • Barristers Chambers Limited Refurbishment, 180 William Street, Melbourne, VIC
  • CSL Biotherapies Administration Building, Parkville, VIC
  • Hitachi Industries, Office Building Development, Brunei
  • Metropolitan Fire Brigade, The Burnley Complex, Burnley, VIC
  • Morris Signage, Adelaide, SA
  • Paperlinx Office Building, Mt Waverley, VIC
  • Skilled Group, Fitouts in Box Hill, Kew, VIC
  • United Energy Limited, Office Building, Mornington, VIC


  • 2 storey Intermediate Terrace House at Namly Place, Singapore
  • 2 storey Residential Bungalow at Cornwall Gardens The Crest, Apartment Building, Doncaster, VIC
  • The Crest, Apartment Building, Doncaster, VIC
  • Alexandra Street Townhouses, East St Kilda, VIC
  • URA Residential Housing Competition Submission for Land Parcel sale and proposal for Terrace Housing, Singapore
  • Hong Leong Group, URA Competition Submission, Singapore
  • The Grand Hotel Complex and Conservation area redevelopment competition, Singapore
  • Sembawang Leisure, Luxury Resort Residences, Riau Islands, Bintan, Indonesia
  • Simie Darby, Service Apartments and Condominium, Singapore; Yangon, Myanmar


  • South East Melbourne Transfer Station, Design Brief
  • Australian Vietnam Forces, National Memorial Design Competition, Anzac Parade, Canberra, ACT
  • Department of Justice Community Correction Services and Sheriff’s Offices, Sunshine, VIC
  • Metropolitan Fire Brigade, Altona Fire Station FS46, Altona, VIC
  • Banyule City Council, Netball Stadium (NETS), Macleod, VIC
  • Stonnington City Council, Waste Transfer Station, Malvern, VIC


  • RMIT, Animation Studio Refurbishment, Building 7 L3, Melbourne, VIC
  • Box Hill Institute, Refrigeration and Climate Control Centre of Excellence (RCCC), Elgar Road, Box Hill, VIC
  • BTC Process Development Laboratories, National University of Singapore, Singapore
  • Deakin University, Thermal Comfort Upgrade, Burwood Campus, VIC
  • Elementary, Middle & High School Development, Jakarta, Indonesia
  • Pulteney Grammar School, Adelaide, SA

Sports & Recreation

  • Pakenham Racing Club Relocation, Tynong, VIC
  • Banyule City Council, Netball Stadium (NETS), Macleod, VIC
  • Gold Coast Turf Club, Redevelopment & Relocation, QLD
  • Singapore Armed Forces Association, Recreation Clubhouse and Sporting Complex facility, Singapore

Planning & Infrastrcuture

  • 10 storey detached flatted factory, Kallang, Singapore
  • Darwin Airport, Design Competition, FAC, NT
  • Transmission Substation Development, Power GridThe Public Utilities Board of Singapore, Singapore

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