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Education Minister Hipkins visited Otago Polytechnic today to view the new Trades Training Centre construction project.  The new Training Centre is expected to be completed in October 2022 and will employ circa 200 tradespeople during construction. Logic Group are proud to be the Project Mangers on this iconic project. https://www.odt.co.nz/news/dunedin/campus/increase-student-quarantine-beds-depends-demand

Seven riders, along with a very supportive crew member/driver, recently completed the 306km Aoraki (Mt Cook) to Oamaru – Alps to Ocean ride. This adventure could be undertaken over a ‘relaxed’ 7-8 day period, a ‘classic’ 6 day adventure or a ‘fast’ 4 day ride…..from teh Alps to Ocean it should have been all down[…]

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

Logic Group is proud to partner with Otago Polytechnic to deliver their new Trades Training Centre on their Forth Street Campus in North Dunedin. The Trades Training Centre will provide a specialist and fit for purpose centre for Engineering programmes with general reception, amenity, and staff areas. The proposed building is comprised of three levels[…]

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

Work continues on finishing the O Block extension ahead of the planned completion date next month. Window joinery and glazing installation is continuing – along the ground floor corridor it should be brighter and more pleasant with glazing going in meaning some of the construction hoardings were been removed.

Tokoiti School, Level 4, Forsyth Barr House, 165 Stuart Street Dunedin 9058

Stage two of the Tokoiti School project commences on 6 July and comprises of the re-roofing of the main school block, upgrading of the fire alarm and emergency lighting systems, creating a break out space and a reception upgrade. The programme has this phase completed at the end of September.

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

Work continues to go well at Otago Polytechnic.  The milestone of completing the roof on the second wing of the new O Block extension is in sight, with the new roofing iron on the main roof section now complete. Wall framing will continue along the last structural steel installation in the coming week.

Tokoiti School, Level 4, Forsyth Barr House, 165 Stuart Street Dunedin 9058

The Tokoiti School project has been split in two stages to minimise any disruption to the school.  Stage one commences on 24th May and involves re-roofing 2 blocks, upgrading the fire alarm and emergency lighting systems and the installation of a new toilet block. Cook Brothers Construction have been appointed as the main contractors.

Clearwater Apartments, Level 4, Forsyth Barr House, 165 Stuart Street Dunedin 9058

Construction has commenced on Clearwater Apartments, a boutique luxury apartment development. Logic Group are working closely with Marty Verry, (Redstag), under a construction management contract. The construction methodology is off to an innovative start – instead of the usual dewatering of the site, we lowered the lake 🙂

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

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.

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

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

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

The project is on track at Knox College this week – Wilson bedroom joinery is being installed to the first of 4 houses and vinyl laying in the bathrooms; Glendining masked and sealed for paint before 25th December; Marshall above grid services QA completed and gib ceiling boards going up; Mackay door install, blocking and[…]

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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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