Archive for September, 2014

Wednesday 24th September Event

September 24, 2014

To support World Green Building Week 2014 (22 – 27 September), Rugwell members have been invited to join the Te Puni Kōkiri House Building Tour / Green Star CBD Walking Tour hosted by the NZ Green Building Coucil

Please register here;

Come along and hear from:
• The building owner: Saatyesh Bhana, Asset Manager at Argosy, will give an overview on why they decided to go for a Green Star rating.
• The designer: Peter Affleck, Associate, MPlus Section Manager at Norman Disney & Young, will talk about the challenges they faced and the sustainable features.
• The project GSAP: Patrick Arnold, Director at eCubed Building Workshop, will explain how targeting Green Star has produced a better building, with real ongoing environmental benefits. He will also talk about his experience with taking the building through the NABERSNZ rating.
• The tenant: Murray McLeod, Property Services Officer at Te Puni Kōkiri, will explain why they chose a Green Star building and what their experience has been like.
5.15pm – walking tour with expert commentary: meet outside Beca, 85 Molesworth Street.

6.00pm – 7.30pm – Te Puni Kōkiri House tour & networking drinks, 143 Lambton Quay
Come to either or both – FREE EVENT FOR ALL
Drinks and nibbles provided.


Revit Sundial

September 4, 2014

As mentioned at last months event, Revit-on-the-cloud is now available for beta testing.

You can sign up here;

If anyone would like to voulenteer, it would be good to get some feedback for the group at an upcoming meeting.