Construction highlights from a busy Summer!

It’s been a busy few months here at Specialised Structures New Zealand, now we are in Autumn there appears to be no signs of slowing down! Throughout the country our hard-working team of construction professionals have been working on a diverse range of Industrial and Commercial buildings. Here are five of our construction highlights from recent months.

If you’ve been following the Specialised Structures Facebook Page, you may have noticed recent updates on the McLellan’s Showroom underway from Greg McDowall and the team at Specialised Structures Central Otago, or the remarkable distribution building for Chunky Dog Foods from Andrew Templer and the team at Specialised Structures Tauranga. In this news blog we feature both projects, plus three more smart looking buildings recently completed, or near completion.

Vickery Street – Waikato
McLellan’s Showroom – Central Otago
Distribution Lane – Canterbury
Chunky Dog Foods – Tauranga
Full Noise Auto – Northland

ONE: Vickery Street – Specialised Structures Waikato

This 660m2 warehouse and office is on-the-go in Te Rapa, Hamilton. Structural steel and cladding supplied as a kit for the construction by Andrew & Leigh Thompson of Specialised Structures Waikato. The building includes 3 sides of concrete tilt panel, structural steel frame and colorsteel cladding to the roof and front facade.

TWO: McLellan’s Showroom – Specialised Structures Central Otago






Greg, and the team at Specialised Structures Central Otago have been working hard to complete this 392m2 Showroom for McLellan’s in Alexandra. And what a show piece building it is!

Exterior almost complete, now for the interior!

The exterior of McLellan’s Showroom is almost finished. Interior will include polished floors and underfloor heating. A design feature on the exterior being the use of Central Otago schist to match the local landscape.

THREE: Distribution Lane – Specialised Structures Christchurch and North Canterbury

This commercial project is from Luke Anderson – Specialised Structures Christchurch and North Canterbury. One feature of note in this structure – tilt panel firewalls to two sides in the main Warehouse.

An extremely smart looking building which meets the needs of two tenancies.

The first has the 450m2 office which has a forest management company in it. The other has 200m2 office with 1075m2 Warehouse attached which a plastics company occupies.

FOUR: Full Noise Auto Restoration – Marsden City, Ruakaka, Northland

Located at Marsden City, Ruakaka, Northland. This remarkable building is used for a Panel beating workshop. Measurements are: 30m long x 15m span x 5m span lean to x 13.5m long.

Design features include Ebony walls and a Zinc roof which is suited to the Northland sunshine.

FIVE: Chunky Dog Foods – Specialised Structures Tauranga







This is a distribution building for Chunky Dog Foods being built in Paeroa by Andrew Templer and his team at Specialised Structures Tauranga. The colour is Pioneer Red, and the building is 30m long, 20m wide and 4.5m high.

Like the look of these Commercial and Industrial builds? Request an estimate for your own Specialised Structures building today.

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