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Winners of Relocatable Home Design Competition Announced

APL is pleased to announce the winners of the Relocatable Home Design Competition, which involved designing a relocatable home to be constructed for a cost not exceeding $200,000. 

Shed Transformed with Pre-finished Ply

While one may be quick to label it a ‘man cave’, the level of finish on the interior of this shed is anything but cave-like.

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Products and systems designed to effectively support buildings.

I-Built Engineered Midfloors Deliver Speed and Quality

When building medium density housing, speed and quality are crucial. An engineered timber midfloor designed by I-Built is perfect for ensuring a fast and hassle-free floor system.

Increase Useable Space in Medium Density Builds with Rooftop Decking

Increase Useable Space in Medium Density Builds with Rooftop Decking

Viking Dec-K-ing is an aesthetic hard-wearing slip-resistant waterproofing membrane that can be used to create an extra multi-purpose space in common areas above carparks and buildings.

High-Value Acoustic Performance for Inter-tenancy Floors

High-Value Acoustic Performance for Inter-tenancy Floors

The James Hardie Secura Fire and Acoustic Flooring system offers excellent acoustic performance for this multi-level residential building and achieves a 60/60/60 FRR.

Lightweight Steel Joists Save Time for Bullendale Apartments

Lightweight Steel Joists Save Time for Bullendale Apartments

Prefabricated elements, including Speedfloor lightweight steel joists for suspended floors and sections of the roof, help reduce construction time for the Bullendale Apartments in Queenstown.

Detailed Design of Passive Fire Penetration Seals

Lessons from the design of service penetrations through fire rated walls and floors on a recent high-density residential project. 

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21 May 2019

The latest year of research results in a six-year study on the use of BIM across the New Zealand construction industry

Prime Melamine Relaunches with New Colours

Prime Panels has undertaken one of the biggest range refreshes in its history with the launch of its new Timberland woodgrain decor finish plate and 10 new colours into the Prime Melamine range.

Relocatable Home Design Competition 2019: Second Place Design

Jane Taufaga-Godinet from NB Architects has been awarded second place in the Relocatable Home Design Competition 2019. 

Relocatable Home Design Competition 2019: Third Place Design

Martin Harris from Design Workshop Architecture has been awarded third place in the Relocatable Home Design Competition 2019. 

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