Who We Are

& What We Do

LEVEL 1 Projects is a Canberra based, locally owned and operated commercial Fitout, makegood and refurbishment company. With 25 + years experience, the company has grown to include a client base of private, local government and Commonwealth bodies.

Committed To Excellence

YOUR SATISFACTION IS OUR Primary Focus & priority

Our objective is to always to produce premium quality outcomes. We believe that strong client and subcontractor relationships result in repeat business and satisfaction for everyone involved in a project.

LEVEL 1 Projects take a hands-on approach and the directors are involved in the planning and delivery of every project. The benchmark is set high for their subcontractors and the expectation for quality is the same regardless of the size of the project.



About The Team

We Quality Screen Each Of Our Team Members

We ensure you get the best person for the job. Our knowledgeable and qualified team members work closely with our clients to deliver innovative and cost-effective solutions to their projects.

LEVEL 1 Projects requires each of our team of subcontractors and employees to have all the relevant licenses, certifications, police checks and qualifications to successfully complete the scope of work as required by our diverse range of projects.

Meet Our Senior Directors

Ian Short - Director & Operator / Level 1 Projects

Ian Short

Director & Operations Manager

As a company Director, Ian is deeply committed to a successful outcome for every project in which Level 1 partakes. Ian is a dedicated professional and has as over 30-35 years of experience in project management and delivery of complex projects within the construction industry in Sydney and Canberra. Ian’s strengths lay in his ability to understand the specific needs of our clients, and to manage the consultants and subcontractors to ensure design intent is met whilst maintaining programme.

Ian Short - Director & Operator / Level 1 Projects

Chris Hodgson

Director & construction manager

Chris has a wealth of technical building knowledge having worked in the commercial and residential building industries for over 30-35 years in various senior site management roles for commercial builders and in his own companies. As a Director of LEVEL 1 Projects, Chris has great influence and is committed to the successful delivery of all of our projects. With his expertise in the delivery side of projects Chris is able to skilfully manage the construction process with finesse to drive the program and communicate effectively with subcontractors and stakeholders to the successful completion of each project. Chris has a well-earned reputation for his ability to focus on the smallest details whilst always maintaining his attention on the big picture.