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!
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[…]
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.
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.
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[…]
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[…]