Our multimillion-dollar facelift of Dunedin’s Knox College has been completed in time for the start of the new academic year, and handed back to our Client. Knox College master, Doctor Graham Redding was quoted in the Star, February 13th, “Dr Redding praised the work of Project Managers, Logic Group, led by Andrew Voss, who[…]
By Logic Group Client, Education, Refurbishment, Residential, Uncategorized Feb 15, 2020
The exterior cladding is 90% complete and we are preparing the exterior for a wash down and repaint. The scaffold dismantle is progressing and the grassed courtyard will be handed over to the landscapers this week to rejuvenate to grass again after two months of foot traffic.
By Logic Group Education, Residential, Uncategorized Jan 11, 2020
Great to see the progress at the Cromwell Otago Polytechnic Campus. With the handover this Wednesday – that leaves time to move in equipment before the start of the school year. Please use the link below to read the full story in the Otago Daily Times. https://www.odt.co.nz/regions/central-otago/polytech%E2%80%99s-12m-glasshouse-almost-ready
Work over the holiday period is continuing with the four main houses, Wilson, Glendining, Marshall and Mackay progressing as per programme. With handover date 14th February, that leaves 38 working days to go!
Induction took place this morning at Knox College. The team are energetic and ready for a busy 13 weeks.
By Logic Group Education, Residential, Uncategorized Nov 07, 2019
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
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[…]
By Logic Group Education, Residential Oct 21, 2019
On Friday night, our team won the Property Council of New Zealand, Southern Excellence 2019 award, Best Team category for the Hayward College refurbishment that we completed over the 2018/2019 Christmas break. Congratulations to the entire team that worked with us on this project.
The roof is being installed on the new O Block extension building. The first floor concrete pour was completed on Monday as planned, meaning work can progress steadily now on both floors.
By Logic Group Commercial, Education, Residential Jun 14, 2019
The Otago Polytechnic Student Village – Te Pã Tauira, recently won the Housing Multi-Unit category at the New Zealand Institute of Architects awards. We continually feel proud that we were part of this project. https://www.nzia.co.nz/awards/local/award-detail/8148
By Logic Group Commercial, Education, Residential May 18, 2019
The Te Pā Tauira – Otago Polytechnic Student Village won a Silver award in the New Zealand Commercial Project Awards held in Auckland last night. The very excited team made up of Otago Polytechnic and their consultant team celebrated in style.
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.
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[…]
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!
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.
By Logic Group Business, Client, Education, Residential Jan 01, 2019
A huge thank you to all our Contractors for the heroic effort put in over the Christmas break. We had 70-80 workers on site every day, except 25th and 26th December, working through to the 31st December 2018 and starting again at 6:30am on the 3rd January 2019. Contractors: Foley Plumbing and Mechanical. Aotea Electrical,[…]
Great to see the indoor/outdoor flow at Hayward College this morning during the Toolbox meeting.
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 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[…]
By Logic Group Business, Commercial, Education Nov 20, 2018
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[…]