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 internal fit-out of Maniototo Hospital is on its final days of completion. Over the next few weeks the services will be commissioned, furniture installed and landscaping completed.
The new $7.0m Maniototo Hospital is scheduled to be completed in time for its mid-February audit. Logic have been the Project Managers on the facility from its inception. The facility will have 26 rooms comprising of rest-home residents and hospital patients. http://www.thenews.co.nz/community/new-hospital-progress-is-right-on-schedule/
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.
The Maniototo Hospital new build is progressing well, with painting and floor coverings underway in the main Hospital. The access road is being prepared for asphalting and the Boiler House, Wood Chip Bunker and related services are well underway.
From Christmas games to treats and a visit from Santa, it was a full day at the annual Christmas get-together. 14 children (and their parents) met at Woodhaugh gardens on Saturday for what has become an eagerly awaited event. Not even the slight rain put a damper on events.
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[…]
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[…]
The roof, and windows are now in place, with work approximately 1 week ahead of schedule. Currently the sub-trades are well into the first fix. The doors have arrived, and are being installed.
The Mercy Hospital Car park was completed and handed over on 10th August 2018. On Saturday 11 August, at 9.30am, it was officially opened with a walk-in preview and blessing.
The new car park at Mercy Hospital is in its last two weeks of construction. The final of the concrete slabs are being poured this week.
External condition surveys were undertaken this week for the Dunedin City Council. Heritage Architects, Structural Engineers and a Stonemason consultant were lifted over and around the Dunedin Town Hall and Municipal chambers assessing the building structure. Reports are due soon.
Its all go on site at Otago Polytechnic Trades Centre in Cromwell. The steel portals are being lifted into place. The programme remains on track for completion at the end of October 2018.