LOCATION: Christchurch. Matz Architects. CHALLENGES: Earthquake prone TC2/TC3 land piled foundations with large, heavy two-storey structure. SOLUTION: Combined steel and concrete panel structure to provide required strength while maintaining the vision of the architect. PARTNERS: Matz Architects.
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LOCATION: Shotover River, Queenstown Thom Craig Architects. CHALLENGES: High-end intricate architectural features demanded detailed structural design. SOLUTION: Close working relationship with the architect resulted in structural solutions that maintained the integrity of the architectural design. PARTNERS: Thom Craig Architects.
LOCATION: Auckland Studio 2 Architects (Paul Clarke). CHALLENGES: Renovating an existing house to provide a garage basement and a feature first floor master bedroom cantilever. SOLUTION: Structural steel frame to replace the existing timber sub-floor structure to span the new garage space. Steel frame hidden within the first floor and roof depth to form the […]
LOCATION: Tawharanui. RTA Architects. CHALLENGES: Poor ground conditions for the lower building and a high flood level. SOLUTION: Driven piles to support the foundations, including the car port slab. PARTNERS: RTA Architects.
LOCATION Great Barrier Island. Studio 2 Architects (Paul Clarke). CHALLENGES Constructing on varying ground conditions where firm ground gives way to sand-blown dunes and sourcing large volumes of top-quality concrete to a remote location. SOLUTION Careful consideration of where to use piles to ensure an economic build and advising the client when purchasing a mobile […]
Constructure Christchurch is playing a key role in the final chapter of one of the most iconic sports grounds in New Zealand history, working with Clearwater Construction in the deconstruction of Lancaster Park, later known as AMI Stadium or Jade Stadium. The legendary stadium hosted some of New Zealand’s most memorable rugby, cricket, athletics and […]
The Canterbury Down Syndrome Association initiatives have been boosted by a $12,420 gift from Constructure and its generous customers to celebrate the structural engineering firm’s 10th anniversary. The company celebrated its 10th anniversary in April by launching a Give-a-Little page with a $10,000 gift and invited its customers to join the good cause. Constructure founder […]
Constructure prides itself on doing things right and doing the right thing. The company wants to stick to that philosophy when it celebrates its 10th anniversary. The company has decided not to splash out on the customary party with staff and customers, but instead Constructure will share its success by gifting $10,000 to a local charity. […]
The Constructure team can be forgiven if they struggled to get back to business after the company had taken their famous annual staff outings to new heights. This year, the staff from around the country gathered for three action packed days with culinary and cultural highlights, as well as the traditional physical challenges. After several […]
Good service and delivering on time is proving to be a winning formula for structural engineering firm Constructure as their footprint extends across the country. The company was launched in 2008 by Christchurch engineer Cory Bedford, and less than a decade later, his team has designed over 8000 residential and commercial buildings across New Zealand. […]