TMCo worked alongside the architect to deliver this modern, functional, beautiful and comfortable facility for Tuahiwi Marae. Architect credit: 2016 +MAP Architects Ltd
Te Manawa Awawhai Catherine McAuley Centre, owned by the McAuley Trust is a purpose built chapel for the Sisters of Mercy. TMCo completed all building services, civil and structural engineering. Full of symbolism, this building required curved foundations and draped structure requiring complex engineering to deliver a beautful, quiet and comfortable sanctuary that is both read more
The world-first 4 Star Design and Built Green Star church rating. TMCo exceeded the originally targeted 3-star rating and comfortably achieved a 4-star rating (narrowly missing out on a 5-star rating). TMCo partnered with the NZGBC in writing a custom Green Star Rating Tool for this project and all subsequent church projects. This project was read more
TMCo completed the mechanical, hydraulics, fire, energy, seismic and Green Star for this project. Formal rating has not be received yet from the NZGBC. 2020 Canterbury Architecture Awards Interior Architecture Winner. Photos credited to WSP Architecture, Armitage Williams Construction and the Catholic Diocese.
TMCo were engaged to provide professional modelling, energy engineering, hydraulics and seismic plus peer review services for mechanical, electrical and stage production for this project which saw the joining of several older buildings into a place of worship and community. The design incorporated an automatic glazed atrium stack ventilation system that from spring through autumn read more
Providing hydraulics, energy, modelling engineering and also peer review services for mechanical, electrical and stage production, TMCo are proud to be associated with the new church development to provide a more permanent home than Majestic’s current temporary post-quake lodgings.
Green Star V3 was the first major review of the Green Star rating tool suite since 2009. As with every building rating system, it is important to refresh the tool to ensure Green Star is up to date and meeting industry needs. The Green Star V3 tool development involved reviewing issues with the current tools, read more