Industrial Project 2016






NATIONAL CATEGORY WINNER

SILVER AWARD WINNER

Project

Mainfreight, Christchurch

Entrant

Dominion Constructors and Leighs Construction (Construction Companies) Joint Venture

Project Partners

BSW Architects Limited (Architect/Designer), ECS Electrical Consulting Services (Electrical Engineer),
Powell Fenwick Consultants (Fire Engineer),
Pacific Consultants Limited (Mechanical Engineer),
Dean Murray & Partners (Quantity Surveyor),
MSC Consulting Group Limited (Structural Engineer)

Owned by

Mainfreight Limited

Spanning over 35,000m² this large scale project was undertaken in a live freight logistical environment where sustainable key elements of the buildings and services were incorporated.  The result is a world class warehouse, freight and office facility.

Judges Comments


After significant expansion and redevelopment, Mainfreight’s Christchurch facility now provides for a total floor area of 35,000 square metres.
Construction included the manufacture and installation of over 680 large pre-cast wall panels; and Mainfreight’s commitment to design for environmental sustainability was clearly visible throughout.

With outstanding construction planning to allow the existing business to continue unimpeded, the Contractors have delivered a quality project for their client.
 


SILVER AWARD WINNER

Project

Hellmann Worldwide Logistics, Auckland

Entrant

Macrennie Commercial Construction
(Construction Company)

Project Partners

Eclipse Architecture (Architect/Designer), RTA Studio (architect/Designer), RDT Pacific (Project Manager)

Owned by

Auckland International Airport Limited

An extensive 'gateway' development of a corner site at Auckland International Airport involving the construction of warehousing, cool stores and office space whilst featuring a complex raking façade and glazing system.






SILVER AWARD WINNER

Project

Homestead Farm (2010), Alford Forest, Canterbury

Entrant

Rural Building Solutions (Construction Company)

Project Partners

Tambo New Zealand Limited (Consultant)

Owned by

Homestead Farm (2010) Limited

In an industry where it’s about the handshake as much as it is about the contract, the design and build of a 60 bail rotary style dairy shed and yards was delivered by a highly collaborative team working together for the first time.  





SILVER AWARD WINNER

Project

Mainfreight Hamilton

Entrant

Dominion Constructors (Construction Company/Quantity Surveyor)

Project Partners

BSW Architects (Architect/Designer) 

Owned by

Mainfreight Limited

Setting a new benchmark for the company’s standard of facilities in terms of sustainability, durability, accessibility, visibility, efficiency and safety, the outcome is a superior facility which is significantly more efficient and will stand the test of time in what is a very tough and unforgiving environment.






SILVER AWARD WINNER

Project

Westfleet Seafoods Factory, Greymouth

Entrant

CYB Construction (Construction Company)

Project Partners

Peter Swan Limited (Engineer) 

Owned by

Westfleet Seafoods

Built in just 11 months on a brownfields site and surviving Cyclone Ita the 3000m2 building includes blast freezers, a large cool room, amenity areas, offices, a goods lift and large fish processing area as well as substantial refrigeration.