Benchmark Projects is a Canberra-based residential development and building company. Benchmark’s consistent approach to building desirable, lifestyle homes reflects its commitment to quality, style, value, innovation, service and integrity – the benchmark in construction.


Established in 2005, Benchmark Projects has developed a highly regarded reputation within the Canberra market. The Benchmark team offers a diverse range of skills that enables it to deliver every time, ON TIME! The local industry is well equipped to meet all needs, and provide the quality and value Benchmark Projects expects.


‘The Sequel’ Denman Prospect – McMichael Terrace
‘a new benchmark has been set’ Farrer – Hawkesbury Cres
‘escape’ Denman Prospect – Golgerth St
Throsby – Bandicoot St
‘Benchmark Waters’ Springbank Rise – Plimsoll Drive

Our Team

When choosing Benchmark Projects for your next home, it’s important to know that the people in the office are also the same people on site, every day. Benchmark’s hands-on approach ensures every stage of construction is monitored and reviewed to guarantee quality and customer satisfaction.


FRANK PORRECA – MANAGING DIRECTOR : Frank completed a Bachelor of Construction Management & Economics at the University of Canberra. He has over 20 years of construction experience, and is a current holder of the prestigious ‘A’ Class Builders Licence.  In his role with Benchmark Projects, Frank brings with him significant experience and expertise from his previous role as Director and Projects Manager for large local residential land developments and his current role as President of the Master Builders Association of the ACT.  Frank has developed a passion for quality and affordable urban construction with a focus on families.  He is a leader within the housing construction industry and is a strong advocate for ensuring the industry’s direction is in line with community needs.

NICK PORRECA – CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER : Nick completed a Bachelor of Commerce with majors in Finance and Accounting at the Australian National University.  Before joining Benchmark Projects, Nick enjoyed 4 years of experience working with local accounting firms in the area of auditing and tax compliance.  Nick is a current holder of a ‘B’ Class Builders Licence and has a strong passion for building.  With a focus on maintaining a high level of detail, Nick believes every house deserves a quality finish.  In addition, he enjoys fostering the relationship with clients throughout the construction process.

The Team : Nick & Frank


For more information about our Projects, please contact the Benchmark team today!