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Southern Excellence Awards, Level 4, Forsyth Barr House, 165 Stuart Street Dunedin 9058

Well done to the 57 or so contractors responsible for the speedy refurbishment of the University of Otago’s Hayward College have gained the best team award at this year’s Property Council New Zealand southern excellence awards, held in Christchurch. https://www.odt.co.nz/business/hayward-contractors-win-southern-excellence-award

Knox College, Level 4, Forsyth Barr House, 165 Stuart Street Dunedin 9058

Logic Group are proud to begin a project at Knox College.  Knox College, founded by the Presbyterian Church in 1909, is one of New Zealand’s oldest and best-known residential colleges The project, consists of a fire safety upgrade and refurbishment of 71 bedrooms, alterations to all common rooms and kitchenettes with the addition of extra[…]

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Hayward College, Logic Group, Level 4, Forsyth Barr House, 165 Stuart Street Dunedin 9058

The University of Otago (UOO) Hayward College Refurbishment project reached the milestone of achieving practical completion at 5.00pm on Friday 15th February 2019 – exactly on schedule. Simon Dalton, UOO Senior Property Manager is pictured with Sam Cadden from Logic Group.

Hayward College, Logic Group, Level 4, Forsyth Barr House, 165 Stuart Street Dunedin 9058

It was ‘Contractor Clean Up Day’ on Friday at the Hayward site. After 12 weeks of working up to 14 hours a day, haircuts have been at the bottom of our Contractors priorities.. So….’If the mountain will not come to Muhammad, then Muhammad must go to the mountain’!! Please use the link below to read[…]

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Hayward College, Logic Group, Level 4, Forsyth Barr House, 165 Stuart Street Dunedin 9058

The fourth, third and second floor bedrooms of Hayward College now have furniture in them, thanks to the hard work of all Contractors on site. The project is on schedule, and the last two weeks are going to continue to be as fast paced as the last ten!

Hayward College, Logic Group, Level 4, Forsyth Barr House, 165 Stuart Street Dunedin 9058

The first Hayward College refurbishment project toolbox talk for 2019 took place outside in the brilliant Dunedin sunshine. Between 120-140 people are on site everyday to ensure this project is handed over to the University of Otago in time for the students arrival.

Hayward College, Logic Group, Level 4, Forsyth Barr House, 165 Stuart Street Dunedin 9058

Reducing the amount of waste on site at Hayward College has been part of the planning from day one. Timber and metal are being recycled, even the concrete and terracotta is avoiding the landfill and being reused on farm tracks and alike.

Otago Polytechnic , Logic Group, Level 4, Forsyth Barr House, 165 Stuart Street Dunedin 9058

Otago Polytechnic celebrated the opening of its $1.5m redevelopment of its Bannockburn site this week. Students will start using the new facilities in early 2019. This new Trades and Brewery building is the second stage of a two-stage, $3.0m project at the Central Campus.  A $1.5m student accommodation complex opened earlier this year. Click here[…]

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Timber Awards, Logic Group, Level 2, Logic House, 246 High Street, Christchurch 8011, +64 3 349 6260

We are delighted to announce that Te Pā Tauira – Otago Polytechnic Student Village won the XLam NZ Multi-Storey Timber Building Award at the NZ Wood Resene Timber Design Awards 2018 last night! The judges commented that the highly efficient modular layout enabled efficient offsite prefabrication which significantly reduced construction time, minimised waste and reduced cost. They[…]

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Hayward College, Logic Group, Level 4, Forsyth Barr House, 165 Stuart Street Dunedin 9058

Logic Group were recently awarded the Project Management for the Hayward College Refurbishment project in Dunedin. This project involves: • Remove earthquake-prone hollow tile brick partition walls. • Structural Strengthening of other walls and new lift shaft/stairwell structural ties. • Passive fire ratings to achieve a minimum of 60 minute throughout. • Alterations to create[…]

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Logic-Group-Polytechnic-Student-Village, Level 4, Forsyth Barr House 165 Stuart Street, Dunedin

It was great to see the article in the Otago Daily Times today featuring the Te Pa Tauira-Otago Polytechnic Student Village as an innovative example of sustainable construction. Sam Cadden, Logic Group Director discusses some of the challenges during its design and construction. “The driving philosophy was to create a sustainable student accommodation block. This[…]

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Property Council Awards, Logic Group, Level 4, Forsyth Barr House, 165 Stuart Street Dunedin 9058

We had a fantastic night at the Property Council New Zealand Rider Levett Bucknall Property Council Industry Awards 2018 on Friday, with the Otago Polytechnic Student Village project receiving two awards. Excellence, Resene Green Building Property Award Merit, Arrow International Multi-Unit Residential Property Award Well done team!