RESIDENTIAL

GRACE APARTMENTS

CLIENT

Location Group Ltd/
Little Projects (AUS)

VALUE

NZ $54 million

TIMESPAN

146 Weeks

ARCHITECT

Opus Architecture/
Cox Architecture (AUS)

STRUCTURAL ENGINEER

BGT Structures

QUANTITY SURVEYOR

Kingstone Partners

Project description

  • Construction of 109 high end apartments over 10 levels situated at the high point of Sale Street CBD.

  • MCCL contracted under negotiated ECI model.

  • Macrennie managed design&build of building services.


Construction                        

  • Two level basement with board piers supported with ground anchors.

  • Reinforced concrete superstructure including round and square concrete columns, precast beams with double T flooring.

  • Exposed concrete structure including curved precast concrete beams, round and square columns all requiring a high level of finish.

  • The lift core supporting two lifts was constructed using a jumpform system, constructed ahead of the suspended floors.

  • The roof is a combination of longrun metal roofing and two-layer torchon membrane (including ILD leak detection).

  • A predominantly glazed façade with faceted glazed balustrade fixed to curved precast beams.

  • A complex aluminium balustrade system wraps the internal walkways at each level.

  • Full sprinkler and air-conditioned building throughout.

  • Great use of external patio space at roof level with resident’s lounge overlooking the outstanding views of the city through to the harbour bridge.

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