PROJECT MANAGEMENT

Project Category
Industrial


Project
Viridian Glass - Factory and Office Expansion


Project Manager
Peter Watters


Client
Goodman and Viridian Glass


Location
Highbrook, Auckland


Size
15,000 sqm warehouse, offices, canopy and yard areas


Services Provided
  • Project management
  • Contract administration
  • Engineer to contract
Challenges
  • Key stakeholders and decision makers were very busy throughout other areas of their business.
  • Head contractor’s first project of this size and scale.
  • Several on-going issues with quality of workmanship requiring a higher degree of site monitoring and management.
  • Major delays caused by local utility suppliers; design and delivery which created constant programme risk.
  • Fit out design undertaken during basebuild construction creating a number of contract variations and programme risk.
Outcome
  • Project was delivered in time for the tenant to align with their overseas warehouse fitout contractor.
  • Integrated basebuild and fit out design and contract works delivered to both client’s strict quality standards, on budget and on programme.
  • Tenant able to achieve their warehouse fitout and manufacturing commencement timeframes.