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Ashburton Council, Logic Group, Level 4, Forsyth Barr House, 165 Stuart Street Dunedin 9058

Logic Group are proud to be the Project Managers on the new $51.6m library and civic centre in Ashburton.   This new building will incorporate a Heritage building. $3.0m has been allocated by the Ashburton District Council for additional sustainability design elements. https://www.stuff.co.nz/the-press/news/mid-canterbury-selwyn/115073401/new-civic-centre-library-approved-for-ashburton

Hayward College, Logic Group, Level 4, Forsyth Barr House, 165 Stuart Street Dunedin 9058

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

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[…]

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Hayward College, Logic Group, Level 4, Forsyth Barr House, 165 Stuart Street Dunedin 9058

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[…]

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Property Council Awards, Logic Group, Level 4, Forsyth Barr House, 165 Stuart Street Dunedin 9058

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!

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

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.

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

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[…]

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Manaaki , Logic Group, Level 4, Forsyth Barr House, 165 Stuart Street Dunedin 9058

Located in the heart of the Dunedin Campus, the Manaaki Student Centre is undergoing renovations.  When the new Otago Polytechnic Student Village opens in February 2018, it will be used as a dining room for 108 hungry students. Not only is the dining room space being increased, but the on-site kitchen, storage and servery areas[…]

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

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[…]

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

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.

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

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[…]

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

It was full steam ahead last Friday (25th November) with ground stabilisation and foundation preparation well underway for the 231-room Otago Polytechnic new student accommodation building. The foundations are scheduled to be poured mid-December closely followed by the arrival on site of the CLT (cross laminated timber) panels on the 16th January 2017.