The Fonterra Centre is a 5 Star Green Star design rated office building that is modern, comfortable, innovative and highly sustainable. Sustainability is woven throughout the design.
A large double-glazed atrium fills the building with natural light, while a variety of workspaces and an internal staircase encourage collaboration across the activity-based work environment.
Sustainability features include:
- Large atrium and skylight contributing to good natural light levels
- Outdoor air supplied from exposed stainless ducts on the north and south external elevations
- Internal green wall irrigated from harvested rainwater
- End of trip facilities to encourage alternative commuting options
Awards and Green Star ratings
- PCNZ 2016 Award: Excellence in Commercial
- PCNZ 2016 Award: Merit in the Green Building Category
- NZ Interior Design Award: Winner of Workplace (over 1,000 sqm)
- 5 Star Green Star Design rating denoting excellence in sustainability
- NABERSNZ rating of 4 stars