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Good to see some evidence...
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Joe Lstiburek NZ visit
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Looking to buy used Archi...
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Office space available
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Uncannily accurate
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Will Alsop RIP
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Rolly Adams
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Another Architectural Gem
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Re-purpose Solid Oak and ...
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  Joe Lstiburek NZ visit
Posted by: admin - 21-Aug-2019, 01:44 PM - Forum: NZ Architecture Open Forum - Replies (1)

Posted on behalf of Wayne Lees

Quote:You may be aware of Joe Lstiburek  -I have followed him for some years and found him to be a wonderful building science communicator.
If you haven’t, it’s worth googling him-his publications are very readable, comprehensive and wide ranging.
So I am surprised to see that he is will be in NZ and it seems like a great opportunity to engage with him.

Interested architects would need to go to the Rooflogic website to register.

The event is on the opening page of the Rooflogic website:
https://www.rooflogic.co.nz/

And each venue has a separate link.
https://www.rooflogic.co.nz/events/auckl...eries/form
https://www.rooflogic.co.nz/events/welli...eries/form
https://www.rooflogic.co.nz/events/christchurch-spring-series/form
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  Looking to buy used ArchiCAD license
Posted by: ArchinFR - 12-Feb-2019, 02:27 AM - Forum: NZ Architecture Open Forum - Replies (2)

Hi All,
I am looking to legally buy a used archiCAD license. The more recent the better. Is there any firms outs there that have an unused license they are wanting to sell?
I am just starting work as a contract architectural technician and cannot afford the full commercial license. 
Any help much appreciated! 

email - [email protected]

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  Office space available
Posted by: Mal Bartleet - 27-Aug-2018, 12:17 PM - Forum: NZ Architecture Open Forum - No Replies

We have a lock up office (28m²) available in our building in Kirk Street, Grey Lynn alongside other architects and an engineer. 
There are shared meeting areas, kitchen and storage space and a carpark available.
The space is air conditioned with with good sun and light, located on the second floor with elevated views.
Contact Mal Bartleet 021 022 86604



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  Good to see some evidence of architectural thought for Mars habitats
Posted by: admin - 27-Jul-2018, 12:08 AM - Forum: NZ Architecture Open Forum - Replies (6)

Archdaily article. Worth a look.

   

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  Uncannily accurate
Posted by: admin - 18-May-2018, 03:32 PM - Forum: NZ Architecture Open Forum - Replies (1)

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  Will Alsop RIP
Posted by: Bruce Mitchinson - 15-May-2018, 06:36 PM - Forum: NZ Architecture Open Forum - No Replies

Sad to hear the news that Will Alsop passed away last Saturday.
His architecture was born out of pure motivation, and even if you did not love the finished product, you had to love the guy for his very dry wit and his perseverance.
Cheers

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  Rolly Adams
Posted by: David Cole - 18-Mar-2018, 02:34 PM - Forum: NZ Architecture Open Forum - Replies (1)

I have a mate who has purchased Rolly Adams house in St Heliers and he is keen to try and get in touch with him. Is Rolly still alive and if so, does anyone have a contact for him?

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  Another Architectural Gem
Posted by: Bruce Mitchinson - 07-Mar-2018, 07:49 AM - Forum: NZ Architecture Open Forum - Replies (3)

Those that got to check out Amanda Hyde De Kretzer's home in St Heliers last year are in for a treat.
Her folks are moving to a retirement home and are selling their suburban gem, designed by Amanda a few years back.
Located adjacent to their old family home on Lady's Mile, Remuera, this is another fantastic response to create higher density, without compromise.
Open homes start this weekend, so get on down there and take a look.

Quote:https://www.trademe.co.nz/property/resid...0edba9756d

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Heart Re-purpose Solid Oak and Fir Homes from Europe - Curious?
Posted by: Mace James - 24-Feb-2018, 09:17 PM - Forum: NZ Architecture Open Forum - No Replies

I'm in Europe and want to import oak, fir, etc., houses (and other big wood materials, such as beams, stairs, surfaces, etc) into NZ similar to the ones in the photos below.

I want to find an architect, builder, good old Kiwi 'number 8 wire' type entrepreneurs to partner with.

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  Standards for Nails and screws
Posted by: Clive Cullen - 10-Oct-2017, 10:07 AM - Forum: NZ Architecture Open Forum - Replies (4)

Given the issues with steel strength for reinforcing
Are there any requirements or standards for "regular" nails and screws for general construction as per 3604?
There are standards for various bolts and stainless fixings but seemingly not for nails ...

Clive Cullen
Hawera
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