The Schneider Electric facility is a highly successful development that has been recognised with an Excellence Award from the Property Council of New Zealand.
An energy efficient building constructed from renewable materials and featuring sustainable design elements is an increasingly common requirement from customers who appreciate the immediate and long term benefits that this type of facility provides.
Schneider Electric wanted to amalgamate several arms of the organisation from various locations to one site. The aim was to showcase the range of technology innovations it offers to the energy sector and enhance its brand in the market place.
To create an eco-firendly and economical building that incorporates a range of energy efficient and ESD features. Open and transparent to visitors, the building showcases Schneider technology, while the layout facilitates communication and team interaction.
Designed from the ground up to deliver world leading energy efficiencies. A new head office facility of 1,800 sqm spread over two levels. An attached warehouse of 4,000 sqm plus canopy, loading yard and carparking.
Built to four star Green Star rating principles and winner of the Property Council Awards of New Zealand 2010 Industrial Award.
Date for warehouse:
|October 2008 – April 2009|
|Date for office:||January 2009 - July 2009|
|Location:||Highbrook Business Park|
|Number of employees in building:||120 in 1,800 sqm of office space|
|Value:||$11.70 million (31 March 2010)|
Scope of involvement:
State of the art environmentally friendly offices.