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
By Logic Group Education, Residential, Uncategorized Nov 07, 2019
The rain over the last few days has turned the Mercy Hospital Car Park site into a lake! It took three pumps working flat out to get rid of excess water so they could carry on with the construction.
The Logic Group team met over the weekend at Flaxes Retreat for their annual Southern Championship. A scavenger hunt was organised – divided into 3 sections, items to find (and bring back), photos to be taken and riddles to solve. The event had 5 teams dressed as prisoners, Mexicans, surgeons, nerd uber drivers and airline pilots[…]
Our Christchurch team recently spent the day quad/motorbiking in the Torlesse Ranges (Canterbury) – there were quite a few tumbles…..thankfully no broken bones! They were put through their paces on a trail bike and/or ATV quad bike – a great day out.
Today we participated in the Art of Performance Tour, a dynamic driving experience that got us behind the wheel in some of the latest Jaguar range of vehicles, for a hands on introduction into the raw mix of power, performance and agility. Our senses were excited during three different driving experiences, the Jaguar Smart Cone[…]
The Logic team are making fantastic progress on site at the Manaaki Student Centre. This is an exciting and important project for the Otago Polytechnic as from 5th February 2018, the area will be used to feed at least 120 hungry students (at any one time) that would have moved in next door to the[…]
By Logic Group Community, Education, Facilities Management, Uncategorized Oct 23, 2017
Logic Group have been engaged by the Roman Catholic Diocese of Dunedin to undertake Building Warrant of Fitness (BWOF) and Health and Safety auditing on their 27 integrated schools in Otago and Southland. This involves assisting with streamlining the BWOF process, reviewing current contracts and providing a greater level of reporting to ensure the Diocese’[…]
Yesterday the Logic Southern team took part in a team building event. “Escape” is an activity at the old Dunedin prison (built in 1896 – retired in 2007), whereby you are locked in a room and have 60 minutes to escape. We were split into 2 groups (Facilities Management and Project Management), one group was[…]
Logic Group have been engaged to act as the client Project Manager with the delivery of the $2.5 million dollar refurbishment of Discovery World at Otago Museum. The refurbishment will contain 39 new interactive displays. The centre piece will be a 6-metre-high DNA helical slide. Discovery World is due to reopen in December 2017. The[…]
We were lucky enough to attend the 20th Anniversary of the Cancer Ball in Dunedin on Friday night with some of our most valued Clients. It was an amazing night – lots of laughing, dancing and a scrumptious dinner. Well done to the organisers – bring on next year!
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[…]
People, Planet and Profit – These 3P’s (the triple bottom line) provide a great framework for talking about sustainability. The Triple Bottom Line is essentially a reporting system. We have adopted it so it can drive improvements with our impact on the environment and to help us to focus on what we can do to[…]
Congratulations Kannan! Kannan Jagannathan (one of our Facilities Managers) also an Otago Cricketing Umpire, has been named on New Zealand Cricket’s reserve umpiring panel. Earlier this year Jagannathan was named community match official of the year at the NZC awards and was thrilled with his promotion. “The opportunity has been given to me and it[…]
We are proud to announce that at the New Zealand Cricket Awards held in Auckland last night, Kannan won the Community Cricket Official of the Year Award. Involvement in the training of umpires within Otago, winning the Dunedin Club Umpire of the Year and the George Clement Morris Match Official of the Year and umpiring[…]
Our Christchurch office has moved! We are now located at Logic House, Level 2, 246 High Street, Christchurch. Please feel free to pop in and say Hi!
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[…]
By Logic Group Business, Client, Feasibilities, Healthcare, Uncategorized Feb 01, 2017
Instead of mailing traditional Christmas cards last year, we offered to donate $1.00 for every time one of our e-card’s was opened. Thank you for supporting us with this initiative. Today we met with Alofa Lale, Mission Coordinator at Mercy Hospital and handed her a cheque. Mercy Hospital Charitable Outreach supports many local not for[…]
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.
The Shands building is the oldest timber structure remaining in the Christchurch CBD and was located at 88 Hereford street. Known as Shands Emporium more recently it was built on land owned by John Shands, an English immigrant farmer. The land was leased to The Canterbury Provincial Superintendent William Moorehouse in 1859 who in turn[…]
By Logicgroup Business, Client, Commercial, Uncategorized Nov 18, 2016
About 1000 people queued down Cashel Street for the opening of the Glassons and Hallenstein Brothers megastore, high-end clothing shop Superette and Mecca Maxima. These shops opened on Thursday 17th November in the new $80 million ANZ Centre, on the corner of Cashel and Colombo streets. They are first permanent retail spaces to open in[…]