Showcase - Electric Vehicle Batteries

Problem: The New Zealand roads have seen a rapid increase of electric vehicles with the country’s EV fleet more than doubling from 2017 to 2019. To ensure European Motor Distributors, which import Volkswagen, Audi, SEAT, Porsche and Skoda, was prepared to meet the demand for electric vehicles it needed a...


Showcase - Pathway Trust - Bike Sheds

The Challenge: The Pathway Trust help people being released from prison make a fresh start through assisting them in finding employment, learning new skills, and supporting families or individuals who need accommodation. One of the Christchurch-based trust’s reintegration initiatives is its bike programme where volunteer mechanics team up with young...


Showcase: Royal Wolf New Zealand Head Office

The Problem To create an efficient office space for employees at Royal Wolf New Zealand’s Head Office in Auckland while also showcasing the versatility and design potential of shipping containers. The solution Royal Wolf’s brief to architect Frank Tonetti of Architettura was to create offices that showcase the company’s modification...


Showcase: High profile hoardings – Ponsonby Central

The Challenge With the expansion of bustling Auckland food and entertainment hub Ponsonby Central, a pedestrian access way was needed to ensure members of the public and workers could walk safely around the perimetre of the construction site. The Solution Located in a high foot-traffic area, and on a busy...