LOCATION: Auckland. Miles Construction. Lifestyle Architectural Services. CHALLENGES: Multiple apartment units with fire wall and floor requirements, but timber frame construction. SOLUTION: We developed wall framing connections to ensure that the fire walls remained intact during and post fire to prevent a potential fire from spreading. PARTNERS: Miles Construction.
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LOCATION: Auckland. Mike Greer Homes project. CHALLENGES: Stability of the fire wall. With blockwork intertenancy walls, our engineers needed to avoid a large foundation due to poor ground bearing conditions. SOLUTION: Our engineers provided strong fixings between the floors and wall, as well as between roof and wall to ensure the wall was restrained in […]
LOCATION: Christchurch. Don Donnithorne Architects. CHALLENGES: TC3 zoned land and fire separation requirements. SOLUTION: Piled foundation solution with two-storey block inter-unit walls and steel structure. PARTNERS: Don Donnithorne Architects.
LOCATION: Christchurch. Mike Greer Homes. CHALLENGES: TC2-zoned land and fire separation requirements. SOLUTION: Waffle slab foundation solution with block inter-unit walls and steel structure. PARTNERS: Mike Greer Homes.
LOCATION: Auckland. Matz Architects. CHALLENGES: Soft ground conditions for multi-units and dealing with existing pipes. SOLUTION: Design piled foundations to combat ground conditions and working closely with local council to make sure existing ground services are not affected by the work. PARTNERS: Matz Architects.
LOCATION: Kaiapoi. Devon Construction. Krush Architecture. CHALLENGES: Two-story multi-units on TC2, earthquake-affected ground. SOLUTION: TC2 fibre-reinforced concrete waffle slabs with steel portal frames and good structural detailing to ensure simple construction. PARTNERS: Krush Architecture.
LOCATION: Auckland. Mike Greer Homes project. CHALLENGES: Multiple existing service pipes in the ground to negotiate and slope stabilisation requirements. SOLUTION: Careful planning of positioning the piles around existing pipes and design special barrier piles to stabilise the building against slope creep. PARTNERS: Mike Greehttps://www.mikegreerhomes.co.nz/r Homes.
LOCATION: Auckland. Housing New Zealand project with Miles Construction. CHALLENGES: Design and detail 50+ houses in a short period of time. SOLUTION: Design and detail 50+ houses in a short period of time. PARTNERS: Miles Construction.
LOCATION: Christchurch. Andrew Evans Architect. CHALLENGES: Changing market demands triggered changing needs for the client. SOLUTION: Constructure staff demonstrated their singleminded client focus and flexibility working closely with the client and architect on solutions to control construction costs. PARTNERS: Andrew Evans Architect.
LOCATION: Christchurch. Cory Bedford structural design on behalf of CCC. CHALLENGES: Heavy engineering requirements to achieve functionalities for this heavy-duty building that handles some of the most demanding materials. SOLUTION: Extra thick, specially-treated concrete floors and walls to handle the chemical complexities of what flows through our sewers.