Specialised Structures Mid-Year Construction Update

Construction Makes Way for The Winter Months

We’re pleased to bring you the latest building construction update from Specialised Structures. In this post we feature construction highlights from projects recently completed, or near-completion from Southland to Central Plateau. It showcases the great range of building projects our team has been working on, plus an update on the Southland lifestyle barn we featured in our previous news update.

Specialised Structures materials are New Zealand sourced and designed and engineered for all conditions. That’s a point of difference we’re extremely proud of. Take a look and see if you can pick out the range materials used for fast construction, weather-proofing, fire-resistance, cost-effective and durable, high-quality builds

Another Happy Customer in South Canterbury

The owners of this smart-looking storage warehouse in Timaru are thrilled with their new build, thanks to the work of Mark Farrant and his team at Specialised Structures South Canterbury.

This building has a 23m span, 30m long, with a poured area of 420m2. With 552m2 of storage and a 6m x 23m (138m2) covered loading bay and features 6m tall tilt slab walls to neighbouring boundaries for fire protection.

Farm Implement Shed Completed in Central Plateau

Specialised Structures Central Plateau have recently finished their shed build in Reporoa. Dimensions are 30m x 12m with 6 x motorised roller doors. The shed is cladded with Plumdek colorsteel, Gull Grey and New Denim Blue are the colours.

Great progress on this Southland Lifestyle Barn

Keith McLeod and his team at Specialised Structures Invercargill have  progress in the construction of this lifestyle barn, which featured in our previous update. 

This barn house features one bedroom, lounge, shower, two toilets, dining and kitchen.  At 14m x 13m, there’s plenty of room to house a motorhome, and park some cars inside as well! The Kiwi barn style house has become a must for many with lifestyle blocks,. Providing people with living quarters (barns with accommodation), extended garage and storage space.

Learn more about our all-purpose Lifestyle Barns.

Customised Commercial Building Ready for Business in Mid-Canterbury


Justin Quaid and his team at Specialised Structures Mid Canterbury have completed this customised building project for a local transport company. Dimensions are 1200m2, and 45m x 24.7m x 5.5 knee height including the reception and office, plus 2 x additional offices, smoko room, locker room and bathroom.

Specialised Structures can provide cost-effective and customised solutions to suit a wide range of commercial building projectsTo find out more about our commercial building solutions.

Office Block Completed in Christchurch

Rock Control, in Woolston, Christchurch have a smart-looking office block thanks to Luke Anderson and his team at Specialised Structures Christchurch. A 900m2 warehouse with 200 m2 office block, this building is 50m long x 20m span x 5.7m knee height.

The strength, quality and the ability to customise a building to fit a particular purpose is what initially encouraged Luke and Eric Anderson to come on board with Specialised Structures New Zealand.

With 15 years plus experience in construction, Anderson Construction are Licensed Building Practitioners and members of Site Safe.

If you need to request an estimate for a commercial office block or building, contact one of our Specialised Structures teams to find discuss your requirements today.

Our Buildings are Designed and Engineered for New Zealand Conditions

At Specialised Structures New Zealand we build more than just big sheds! We also build Commercial, Industrial, Warehouses, Offices, Storage & garages.  With branches across the country, our team are locally experienced and skilled in building for all conditions.

Our people have access to the tools to build to any specifications. We integrate a multitude of construction methods and work with a variety of materials, including structural steel, tilt slab, cold-rolled high tensile steel and timber.

We have the tools to build to any specifications, integrating a multitude of construction methods and materials, including structural steel, cold rolled steel, timber framing to concrete tilt panel.

Materials can be tailored to suit your specifications, whether you’re looking for something that is:

  • Energy Efficient
  • Weatherproof
  • Birdproof
  • Fire Resistant
  • Speed of Construction
  • Design Versatility
  • Sustainable
  • Cost Effective
  • Quality Guarantee

We can advise on the best materials for your requirements, taking into account terrain, snow loads, wind and earthquake and even fire protection in your project.

If you’re looking to build for energy efficiency, need a speedy turnaround or require something sustainable and cost-effective, we can make your construction progress move forward hassle-free this winter.

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Contact us about your next building project today or freephone us now on 0508 787 828. We look forward to building with you!