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!
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.
By Logic Group Education, Residential Nov 12, 2018
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[…]
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[…]
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!
By Logic Group Education, Residential Jun 05, 2018
Sam Cadden was given the opportunity to address the invited guests on Friday 1st June at the official opening of the Otago Polytechnic Student Village. He reported on the building and design features, outlining the sustainable impact of the building. Congratulations Otago Polytechnic for this iconic prototype building.
The Otago Polytechnic Student Village has been chosen as a finalist in the 2018 Timber NZ Design Awards, in two categories Engineering Innovation and Multi-Storey Timber Building. The 2018 Timber Design Awards feature 21st century technology from extensive use of LVL and CLT in homes to multi-storey commercial buildings, this year’s entries for the NZ Wood[…]
The Otago Polytechnic Student Village has been chosen as a finalist in the Property Council New Zealand Rider Levett Property Industry Awards. The building will be judged in three categories, Gib Education Property Award, Resene Green Building Property Award and Arrow International Multi-Unit Residential Property Award. On Friday 15th June, the announcement will be made[…]
The new Otago Polytechnic accommodation was successfully handed over to Campus Living Villages on 11th February 2018. The 231-bed furnished residential village offers fully-catered single rooms (dorms), and self-catered studios (standard or deluxe) and four-bedroom apartments. The Village has been constructed with the environment firmly in mind. Sustainable materials have been used throughout, such as[…]
By Logic Group Business, Residential Nov 14, 2017
Construction has commenced on the student accommodation stand alone houses in Cromwell. The Otago Polytechnic 5 bed-roomed residential dwellings will be completed late February 2018. These purpose built homes are located in the heart of the Cromwell OP Campus.
By Logic Group Client, Healthcare, Residential, Uncategorized Aug 18, 2017
We are proud to have been recently appointed Project Managers by Maniototo Health Services Limited to assist their team with the redevelopment of the Central Otago Ranfurly Hospital. The new facility will be made up of hospital in-patient, rest home and acute care beds, as well as a mixture of consultant rooms. Fundraising efforts through[…]
By Logic Group Business, Client, Residential May 24, 2017
The West Wing roof of the Otago Polytechnic Student Village was completed this week, and the services continue to be installed in the 5 floors on this Wing. Today the Dunedin Mayor, Dave Cull, and Councillors Marie Laufiso, Jim O’Malley and Lee Vandervis took the opportunity to view progress.
Logic Group recently sponsored a Property Council event on site at the Otago Polytechnic. 40 plus people were taken on site to review the student accommodation project progress, and learn more about the sustainability functions of the building. Afterwards Sam Cadden (Logic Director) answered questions at the Polytechnic Hub.
We are at a critical part of the Otago Polytechnic Student Accommodation project with the setting out of the Cross Laminated Timber (CLT) walls. The concrete slab for the West Wing is complete and the ground works for the East Wing are well underway. Today the level one floor and common room walls[…]
The polystyrene insulation sheets and steel reinforcing are being secured into place today ahead of the first foundation pour. It is envisaged that the pour will go ahead tomorrow. Next week will be a busy one on site as the CLT panels will be delivered from Monday onwards.
700 stone piles for ground stabilisation have been installed for the Otago Polytechnic’s student accommodation building. The laying of the concrete slab will begin this week. Cross laminated timber panels will be delivered mid January. The structure for the 231 bedroom complex will take 90 days to erect. https://www.odt.co.nz/news/campus/otago-polytechnic/hall-residence-marked-out