Commercial Design Trends Vol. 33/2C

The Property Council New Zealand Rider Levett Bucknall Property Industry Awards are New Zealand’s premier commercial property development awards, celebrating innovation, design and building ingenuity. Commercial Design Trends is proud to be PCNZ’s media partner for these prestigious awards – and in this issue we announce the Excellence and Merit award-winners in 11 categories plus, of course, the Supreme winner.

Versatile acoustic ceiling solutions make the ACG Gymnasium suitable for a variety of school functions

Woodtex acoustic panels in grey provide effective sound control for the multi use ACG school gymnasium Read more

Adaptive reuse project transforms historic warehouse into modern commercial space

1920s Mason Bros engineering warehouse has been reworked as modern office spaces including project architect Warren & Mahoney's own studio Read more

Nationwide access specialist offers a range of roof and platform solutions

Because safe access specialists Monkey Toe has an engineering and design team behind it, the company can assist clients from concept to installation Read more

Global manufacturer and distributor offers a wide range of kitchen and laundry appliances here in New Zealand

From home appliances to Olympic stadium HVAC solutions, you can rely on Midea Appliances to deliver Read more

This adaptive reuse project retains two heritage facades while combining the buildings on the inside

When conjoining and repurposing heritage-listed Nathan Building and Australis House, architects Peddle Thorp literally brought a fresh face to Auckland's Takutai Square Read more

ASB Waterfront Theatre provides an intimate theatre experience and close connections with adjacent public spaces

Starting with the technical requirements for the stage and auditorium, architect Gordon Moller has created a multi-use theatre facility that acts as a beacon on A... Read more

Adaptive reuse project transforms an apartment complex into a 4.5 star hotel

An inner-city residential building has been dramatically reinvented as a luxury hotel by clever adaptive redesign and an outside-the-box construction programme Read more

Fit-out for media company Fairfax creates colour-coded zones according to noise levels

This activity based workplace for Fairfax Media divides up the two floors according to their uses and noise levels Resene paints were used to delineate the colour-coded zones Read more

The Datacom Building combines contemporary office space with a green agenda

Located in the heart of the Wynyard Quarter's Innovation Precinct, the new Datacom Building represents a coming together of staff from five buildings to one, while green efficiencies are threaded through the... Read more

The green advantage why you should rate the environmental impact of your building

Whether you own, manage or lease an office building you should know it's performing for maximum comfort and minimum cost. NABERSNZ can help Read more

Established business park offers great transport links, communication and infrastructure

Near the inner city, close to the airport, and offering every modern commercial and staff advantage, Highbrook Business Park is all about making your business thrive Read more

New social housing development built with strong green credentials

Worn-out 1940s duplexes have been transformed into a 6 Homestar Design-certified development with GJ Gardner Homes as head contractor the future of social housing in New Zealand just got brighter Read more





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