The new Otago Polytechnic accommodation was successfully handed over to Campus Living Villages on 11th February 2018. The 231-bed furnished residential village offers fully-catered single rooms (dorms), and self-catered studios (standard or deluxe) and four-bedroom apartments. The Village has been constructed with the environment firmly in mind. Sustainable materials have been used throughout, such as[…]
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. This year we supported the Dunedin Night Shelter Trust. The Shelter provides dinner, breakfast and a warm, dry bed for those who have nowhere else to turn. In addition their clients are able[…]
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.
Between 9-11 February, Mountain Biking Otago (MBO) will be hosting the Altherm Oceania Mountain Bike Championships – they are currently working hard to ensure the Signal Hill track is in good condition. James Crawford, one of Logic’s Facilities Project Managers is the MBO club commissaire and will be supervising the event.
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[…]
By Logic Group Business, Residential Nov 14, 2017
Construction has commenced on the student accommodation stand alone houses in Cromwell. The Otago Polytechnic 5 bed-roomed residential dwellings will be completed late February 2018. These purpose built homes are located in the heart of the Cromwell OP Campus.
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[…]
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[…]
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!
Logic are pleased to have been appointed by Windsor Presbyterian Church to project manage the proposed redevelopment of their Community Church in Invercargill. This week we attended the first monthly project control group meeting. Following the demolition of the previous 1927 church building due to structural concerns in 2016, an exciting new development for Windsor[…]
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[…]
By Logic Group Client, Commercial, Facilities Management Jul 18, 2017
Today we received confirmation that we were awarded full FM Services of the National Training Centre in Rotorua. The training centre is sited on a 2-hectare site with some key site features being: An administration building. Fire simulation structures (retail shops, hotel, residential dwellings etc). Simulation areas (service station, motor vehicle crash, train and tunnel[…]
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[…]
By Logic Group Business, Client, Healthcare Jun 08, 2017
Logic Group recently handed over the Colquhoun Lecture Theatre to the Southern District Health Board, after an extensive environmental clean to remove asbestos in the ceiling space, wall cavities and under croft. The theatre seats 300 and is primarily used by the University of Otago Medical School.
By Logic Group Business, Client, Residential May 24, 2017
The West Wing roof of the Otago Polytechnic Student Village was completed this week, and the services continue to be installed in the 5 floors on this Wing. Today the Dunedin Mayor, Dave Cull, and Councillors Marie Laufiso, Jim O’Malley and Lee Vandervis took the opportunity to view progress.
The Southland Dairy Hub was featured on TV One’s Rural Delivery Programme on Saturday 20th May. In 2012 planning commenced for the Science and Research development which will benefit Southern dairy farmers. The 350 hectare property will eventually have 800 cows in production. The site of the facility was chosen because of its location to[…]