Wellington’s 'Waikoukou' wins coveted Supreme Award at the Property Council New Zealand Rider Levett Bucknall Property Industry Awards

June 22, 2018.

Wellington’s 'Waikoukou' wins coveted Supreme Award at the Property Council New Zealand Rider Levett Bucknall Property Industry Awards

Developers Cheops Holdings, along with project partners McKee Fehl Constructors, Architecture +, Jasmax, BlackYARD Engineering, BECA and tenant, Transpower, have been awarded the Supreme Winner of the Property Council New Zealand Rider Levett Bucknall Property Industry Awards for Waikoukou, located at 22 Boulcott Street, Wellington.

As the principal awards sponsor for more than 20 years, RLB believe that recognition for such achievement is paramount and credit the project team for the delivery of a high-quality investment asset.

Our own vision and values are echoed in these awards – creating exceptional places and delivering value to our clients, through the skills and passion of our people.

Twelve RLB projects scoop awards

The evening proved very successful for RLB and the firm’s clients, with twelve RLB projects scooping awards.

Justice and Emergency Services Precinct (Christchurch) was awarded for ‘Excellence’ for the Warren and Mahoney Civic and Arts Property Award. The RLB project team was led by Grant Watkins.

Manukau Bus Station (Auckland) was awarded for ‘Merit’ for the Warren and Mahoney Civic and Arts Property Award. The RLB project team was led by Richard Anderson.

OBJECTSPACE (Auckland) was awarded for ‘Merit’ for the Warren and Mahoney Civic and Arts Property Award. The RLB project team was led by Stephen Gracey.

12 Madden Street (Auckland) was awarded ‘Excellence’ for the RCP Commercial Office Property Award. The RLB project team was led by Chris Haines.

Pita Te Hori Centre / King Edward Barracks (Christchurch) was awarded for ‘Excellence’ for the RCP Commercial Office Property Award. The RLB project team was led by Malcolm Timms.

King’s School Centennial Building (Auckland) was named ‘Best in Category’ for the GIB Education Property Award. The RLB project team was led by Hamish Dackers.

Te Auaha NZ Institute of Creativity (The Cuba Dixon Redevelopment) (Wellington) was awarded for ‘Excellence’ for the GIB Education Property Award. The RLB project team was led by Tony Sutherland.

University of Auckland, Science Centre (Auckland) was awarded for ‘Merit’ for the GIB Education Property Award. The RLB project team was led by Brian Dackes and Chris Haines.

Pita Te Hori Centre / King Edward Barracks (Christchurch) was awarded for ‘Excellence’ for the Resene Green Building Property Award. The RLB project team was led by Malcolm Timms.

Goodman Fitout, KPMG Centre (Auckland) was awarded for ‘Merit’ for the Resene Green Building Property Award. The RLB project team was led by Stephen Gracey.

Whenua Pupuke – Waitemata Clinical Skills Centre (Auckland) was awarded for ‘Merit’ for the Fagerhault NZ Health and Medical Property Award. The RLB project team was led by Chris Haines.

Air New Zealand Airport Campus (Auckland) was awarded for ‘Merit’ for the Hawkins Heritage and Adaptive Reuses Property Award. The RLB project team was led by Richard Anderson.

Fonterra (Auckland) was awarded for ‘Excellence’ for the Yardi Industrial Property Award. The RLB project team was led by Chris Haines.

RLB has partnered with the Property Council New Zealand to present the Property Industry Awards program since its inception in 1997.

The 2018 Property Council New Zealand Rider Levett Bucknall Property Industry Award winners were announced on Friday 15 June, at a gala dinner at Spark Arena in Auckland, attended by over 1,500 property professionals from around New Zealand.

RLB is pleased to have provided services towards the 2018 project finalists featured in our 2018 Awards Book.

2018 Winners List

Supreme Winner
Waikoukou, 22 Boulcott Street (Wellington)

Warren & Mahoney Civic & Arts Property Award
Ellen Melville Centre & Freyberg Place (Auckland) – Excellence & Best in Category
Justice & Emergency Services Precinct (Christchurch) – Excellence
Matuku Takotako, Sumner Centre (Christchurch) – Excellence
Dunedin Law Courts (Dunedin) – Merit
Manukau Bus Station (Auckland) – Merit
OBJECTSPACE (Auckland) – Merit
The David O. McKay Stake & Cultural Events Centre (Hamilton) – Merit
The Salvation Army Christchurch City (Christchurch) – Merit

Arrow International Multi-Unit Residential Property Award
Sale Street Apartments (Auckland) – Excellence & Best in Category
Hereford Residences (Auckland) – Excellence
North West Quarter – Kensington Park (Auckland) – Excellence
Centro, Sugartree (Auckland) – Merit
Millwater Central Terraces (Auckland) – Merit
Te Pā Tauira – Otago Polytechnic Student Village (Dunedin) – Merit
The Foundries (Auckland) – Merit
Whakawhiti Loop (Auckland) – Merit

Yardi Industrial Property Award
Röhlig Logistics (Auckland) – Excellence & Best in Category
Fonterra (Auckland) – Excellence
Ministry for Primary Industries (Auckland) – Merit
Potter Interior Systems, The Gate Industry Park (Auckland) – Merit

GIB Education Property Award
King’s School Centennial Building (Auckland) – Excellence & Best in Category
Otago Business School (Dunedin) – Excellence
Te Auaha NZ Institute of Creativity ‘The Cuba Dixon Redevelopment’ (Wellington) – Excellence
Wakatipu High School (Queenstown) – Excellence
Rangiora High School – Rakahuri Building, Christchurch Ara Kahukura (Christchurch) – Merit
Unitec Construction Engineering & Trades Building ‘Mataaho’ (Auckland) – Merit
Unitec Hub ‘Te Puna’ (Auckland) – Merit
University of Auckland Science Centre (Auckland) – Merit

Hawkins Heritage & Adaptive Reuses Property Award
Dunedin Law Courts (Dunedin) – Excellence & Best in Category
Melanesian Mission (Auckland) – Excellence
94-96 Queen Street (Auckland) – Merit
Air New Zealand Airport Campus (Auckland) – Merit
Bishop Selwyn Chapel and St Mary’s Church (Auckland) – Merit
Christ’s College Kitchen Tower Restoration (Christchurch) – Merit
Mona Vale Homestead (Christchurch) – Merit
Sign of the Kiwi (Christchurch) – Merit

RCP Commercial Office Property Award
Waikoukou, 22 Boulcott Street (Wellington) – Excellence & Best in Category
12 Madden Street (Auckland) – Excellence
Genesis Energy (Hamilton) – Excellence
Ministry for Primary Industries (Auckland) – Excellence
Pita Te Hori Centre ‘King Edward Barracks’ (Christchurch) – Excellence
AA Insurance (Auckland) – Merit
Alpine Energy Office Building (Timaru) – Merit
Maori Television (Auckland) – Merit
QBE Centre, 125 Queen Street (Auckland) – Merit

Holmes Consulting Tourism & Leisure Property Award
Ramada Albany (Auckland) – Excellence & Best in Category
Auckland International Airport Pier B Extension Project (Auckland) – Excellence
Bug Lab, Auckland Zoo (Auckland) – Merit

Fagerhult Health & Medical Property Award
Whenua Pupuke – Waitemata Clinical Skills Centre (Auckland) – Merit

Natural Habitats Urban Land Development Property Award
‘Beaches’ – Coast Papamoa Beach (Tauranga) – Excellence & Best in Category
Jennings Jersey Redevelopment (Auckland) – Merit
Richmond ‘Stage 1’ (Auckland) – Merit

RCG Retail Property Award
The Hub Hornby (Christchurch) – Excellence & Best in Category
Huami Restaurant – SKYCITY Auckland Limited (Auckland) – Excellence

Resene Green Building Property Award
Ara Kahukura (Christchurch) – Excellence & Best in Category
Pita Te Hori/King Edwards Barracks (Christchurch) – Excellence
Te Pā Tauira – Otago Polytechnic Student Village (Dunedin) – Excellence
Waikoukou, 22 Boulcott Street (Wellington) – Merit
Goodman Fitout, KPMG Centre (Auckland) – Merit

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