Location

Taradale, Napier, Hawke's Bay

Client

Greenmeadows Mission Trust

Project Size

$250,000

Project Lifecycle

11 months

Status

Completed

Personel

MARY KNOLL

Brief

To provide geotechnical, structural and fire engineering design from feasibility and concept through to the completion of construction.

Project Outline

The project involved an upgrade of the existing monastery accommodation block and construction of a new chapel. The development also included the upgrade of the accessway.

Challenges

The new chapel was a challenging structure, utilising curved glue-laminated timber rafters to form a dome on a sloping site.