New Zealand Commercial Design Trends Series NZ Commercial Design Trends Vol. 30/6 - Page 41

Preceding pages:A large orange screen with round cutouts is a distinctive feature of the cafeteria. To enhance the light, bright ambience, a garden wraps around three sides of the space. The gardens can also be viewed from the internal street, which is glazed between the new building and the factory behind. The ceiling features sculptural wood veneer panels that provide acoustic insulation. Left:The new building incorporates meeting rooms and a training room (lower). The wall of graphics bookmarks the end of the internal street. Top right:Other whimsical graphic elements include Tasti food recipes reproduced on walls. Lower right:Because the firm employs many shift workers, considerable attention was given to bathroom facilities. Contemporary fixtures and fittings reinforce the emphasis on cleanliness and good hygiene. Project:Tasti head office, Auckland Architect:Colin Leuschke, Leuschke Group, Auckland Civil engineer:Brown and Thomson Mechanical and electrical engineer:Electrical Consulting Services (ECS) Quantity surveyor and project manager:MPM Projects Fire consultant:MacDonald Barnett Partners Construction company:Macrennie Commercial Construction Earthworks:AHS Construction Services Landscaping:Natural Habitats Cladding:PBS Eterpan; Express Clad Roof:Prefinished Dimond Styleline Door and window joinery:Bradnams Nalco Hardware:Sopers McIndoe Signage:Brave Design Security system:Integrated Security services Art wall, timber feature walls and reception desk:Unique Ltd Partitioning system:Alpha Interiors Carpets and vinyl contractor:Master Kelwin Paints:Resene Ceiling:Armstrong Dune ceiling tiles by Alpha Auckland Veneers:Decotech panels by Alpha Auckland Lighting electrician:Caldwell Levesque Heating and air conditioning:Chillex Services Story by Colleen Hawkes Photography by Jamie Cobel save | share | images Search 43879 at SEARCH | SAVE | SHARE AT 39