This project involved the construction of a major residential development in the heart of Takapuna, comprising 1 and 2 bedroom apartments and 3 bedroom townhouses. The structure is a combination of structural steel, precast and reinforced concrete. Steel Pencil's envolvement was to provide shop drawings for both the structural steel content and precast concrete beams. The development included exte
This project is for the construction of new offices and council chambers for the Horowhenua District Council on State Highway 1 in Levin. The 2,280m2 structure comprises precast concrete wall panels (including architecturally designed exposed aggregate panels) with aluminium cladding to the entry and fascias and Colorsteel roofing. The new civic building incorporates a large public foyer with inte
Steel Pencil was commissioned by Keegan Contractors to provide precast panel shop drawings. A total number of 42 panels where provided forming the exterior and partition walls of the new Courtesy Ford building. This new showroom and workshop features a circular glass front facade forming the viewing gallery. 131m3 of concrete was used in the manufacture of the precast panels weighing a staggering
This Aquatic Centre features a 50m Heated Indoor pool, fitness centre, cafe, crèche and much more
A large three story supermarket development in Fiji. 450mm diameter circular columns support the first floor framing beams. The floor comprised of over 180m of steel beams support the Comfloor steel tray decking and insitu concrete slab. Located on the third floor is the car park accessed by an insitu ramp supported by further steel work. Canopies surround the structure providing covered walkways
This project is a two storey office building, incorporating a WINZ service centre on the ground floor, with a building facade designed to blend in sympathetically with the surrounding historic buildings. The structure comprises precast concrete tilt slab walls, metal cladding and a ColorSteel roof. The total floor area is 1500m2
This job comprised of numerous light weight frames to form a covered walkway replacing the old existing frames from Auckland's domestic terminal to the each of the aircrafts set downs. 100 x 100 x 9mm SHS were fabricated to form portal frames 2.7m wide with the walkway close to 145m long.
Given the nature of Wellington and the use of space this was an interesting structure to best optimize the space for the building. A mixture of fittings were allowed for such as timber joists, concrete floors.
Steel Pencil were commissioned to provide shop drawings for the new Shell Petrol Station located on the corners of Pitt & Dublin St, Wanganui. The drawings supplied were primarily for the courtyard roof.
Steel Pencil were commissioned to provide shop drawings for the new BMW Premises in wellington. This is part of the Jeff Gray BMW franchise.