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The 3rd annual ADarchitecture Golfing Odyssey

Yesterday Peter & Jon were joined by clients and colleagues from the construction industry for our annual golf day. This year we travelled to Marton Golf Course. 6 teams of 3 competed in a Canadian Ambrose trophy for the prestigious pewter beer mug trophy. … More >
23 November 2012 , Olivia Davis

Lifemark Certification

Recently ADarchitecture has become a Lifemark accredited providerLifemark is an advocate for improving design standards and therefore the state of NZ housing, providing design solutions for one of the nation’s most pressing needs – our ageing population. … More >
21 November 2012 , Jon

Homestar

Jon & Peter are certified Homestar practitioners.   This means we are approved to provide Homestar design ratings for your new home. This is a very powerful tool in determining the overall sustainability and energy efficiency of your new home. … More >
20 November 2012 , Peter

Energy Efficient Housing

On the 13th November, Jon, Peter and Denise attended a lecture/workshop on energy efficient healthy homes at the Otaki green tech centre; The main speaker was Jeremy Harrell, one of the  U. … More >
20 November 2012 , Olivia Davis

ADa gets green tick certified

ADarchitecture is proud to announce that it has become the world's first green tick certified, sustainable and carbon neutral architectural practice. This means that ADarchitecture has undergone an independent audit of their design process and business practices and have been found to be consistent with international sustainability standards. … More >
20 November 2012 , Olivia Davis

ADNZ Conference Conference Time

Napier War Memorial was the venue and 2012's ADNZ premier event did not disappoint.  Peter, Denise and Jon ventured North to attend the annual conference and as usual it was a great mixture of informative speakers and social activities. … More >
16 October 2012 , Jon

Hockey Pavilion

The new Kapiti Coast Sports Turf pavilion was officially opened at  function on Saturday 30th by her worship the mayor of Kapiti, Jenny Rowan. This fine community building was designed by Peter. … More >
5 October 2012 , Admin

ADNZ Conference

Peter and Jon will be attending the ADNZ national conference in Napier next week. This is a major event in the year with a series of top line speakers, site tours and the gala dinner including the Resene /ADNZ design awards. … More >
5 October 2012 , Admin

Chris and Leonie's face of the future

Check out this feature on the Beggs house in Waikanae in Habitat of the Week. … More >
20 September 2012 , Admin

Samuel Mockabee

Last week, Peter and I went to the Penthouse theatre in Brooklyn to see an Architectural documentary called "Citizen Architect" which is about American Architect, Samuel Mocbkee. In 1992, Mockbee along with longtime friend DK Ruth founded the Rural Studio in Alabama USA. … More >
18 July 2012 , Jon