S 3 Architects Ltd (Stephen Smith) has won the Institute of Architects’ competition to design an apartment building for a brownfield Mt Eden site, which attracted 67 entries.
S 3 Architects wins brownfields apartment design competition – Small East Tamaki unit sells – Strategic Finance receivers to make first payout within fortnight – Summerset profit up, underlying return down, dividend at low end
Published 20 May 2011 David Hillier & Jamie Holmes have opened an e-marketplace for the tendering of architectural visualisation & 3D rendering, called Viztender. Mr Hillier said: “We think it will create a genuine improvement to the property industry by improving the general standard of rendering work used to market unbuilt developments.” In architectural visualisation […]
Published 20 May 2011 Auckland architectural firm Patterson Associates Ltd has been named by World Architectural News as one of 5 practices set to shape the future of architecture as leading lights in the 21st century. A jury including some of the most acclaimed architects in the world chose Patterson Associates along with firms from […]
Published 3 April 2011 An article on The Mark website (a Canadian daily online forum), picked up by Planetizen, asked: “Are wooden skyscrapers in our future?” First, despite use of the word “skyscrapers”, they’re not talking towers with double-digit storey numbers, but perhaps 6 floors. The article by Toronto University architecture professor Larry Richards and […]
Published 11 August 2010 The new Supreme Court building in Wellington has been shortlisted for 2 international awards – the World Architecture Festival awards and the IStructE structural awards. Warren & Mahoney designed the building and Holmes Consulting Group provided the structural engineering services. The project involved the construction of a new Supreme Court building, together […]