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The Innovative Design Process Behind the Marley Curve

A product of Marley's NZ-based New Products and Innovation team, the Curve diverts leaves and debris, while retaining over 99% of water passing down the downpipe.

Kingspan Insulation Installed at Te Uru Taumatua Building

Kingspan Insulation products offer exceptional thermal performance — a perfect choice for an energy-conscious project aiming to be New Zealand’s first ‘Living Building'.

April 2018 feature

New, Innovative Products

Looking at the most innovative new products of 2018.

The Only Architect-Inspired Cavity Closer

Designed and manufactured in New Zealand for NZ conditions, the DynexBuild Architectural Cavity Closer is one of the only BRANZ appraised cavity closers on the market.

Décortech DécorSlat: An Easy to Install, Firesafe Panelised Slat System

Décortech DécorSlat: An Easy to Install, Firesafe Panelised Slat System

The DécorSlat panelised slat system is a cost-effective timber slat solution that achieves a Group 1-S rating.

Manukau Bus Interchange: Complex Roof Made Easy with KingZip

Manukau Bus Interchange: Complex Roof Made Easy with KingZip

The new Manukau Bus Interchange features Kingspan’s new standing seam roofing system, KingZip Linea.

Allproof Introduces the Laundry Outlet Box

Allproof Introduces the Laundry Outlet Box

The Laundry Outlet Box enables washing machines to be pushed back against the wall, while locating all the plumbing services in one recessed cavity.

Velux Offers Improved Double Glazing for Skylights

Laminated Double Glazing is now standard for all VELUX skylights — at no additional cost. 

Cascade Hanging Screens Provide Versatile Acoustic and Visual Privacy

Cascade is a collection of acoustic hanging screens that fall from the ceiling in unique patterns, to help create a quiet zone and diffuse any unwanted noise.

Dezignatek Thermoform Brings Crisp Finish to Designer Kitchen

Dezignatek Thermoform cabinetry in white gloss creates a striking contrast with darker natural surfaces in this Christchurch kitchen. 

Natural Ventilation: Was the Old Way So Bad?

Should we be reviewing the natural ventilation aspects of the standard form of windows commonly used in our modern houses?

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23 March 2018

New Research Centre Features Altherm Systems

Altherm commercial window systems helped provide transparency in a striking new research centre for plant and food research in Nelson.

Unique Treehouse Accommodation to Feature Gerard Roof

With its light weight, strength and high performance in harsh climates, Gerard Corona was the perfect choice for this accommodation project in Hanmer Springs.

Mohawk Group Plank Carpet Used to Great Effect at Auckland School

DLM Architects specified Premium Flooring's durable Mohawk Group plank carpet for an innovative learning environment at Marist School in Herne Bay. 

WingLine L Provides Discreet Storage Options

The Push / Pull to Move opening mechanism of WingLine L folding and sliding door systems provides easy cabinet access with just one movement of the hand.

Dress Up Walls with the 2018 Resene Wallpaper Collection

Dress Up Walls with the 2018 Resene Wallpaper Collection

Metallics, botanics, stylish weathered effects and patterns with blurred edges all play a starring role in the Resene Wallpaper Collection.

dormakaba Brings New Electromechanical Locking Solutions to NZ

dormakaba Brings New Electromechanical Locking Solutions to NZ

dormakaba New Zealand Ltd. is proud to announce the exclusive distribution of the BQT product range including the Cobalt locks from March 1st 2018.

Qwickbuild: A Solution for Fixing Tiles on Waterproof Membranes

Qwickbuild: A Solution for Fixing Tiles on Waterproof Membranes

The cost-effective QwickBuild system ensures fast installation, straight, level finishing and stability for exterior tiles.

Introducing the J-Vice Joist Hanger Range

Introducing the J-Vice Joist Hanger Range

The design of the J-Vice Joist Hanger makes installation fast and easy, leading to significant time savings. 

Let the Light Flood in with Spectrum Overhead Glazing Systems

Let the Light Flood in with Spectrum Overhead Glazing Systems

Spectrum 100 Series Overhead Glazing Bars provide a watertight solution for glazed roof lights.

Mico Contributes to Green Star Design at Wynyard Quarter

Mico Contributes to Green Star Design at Wynyard Quarter

Mico Design takes on Wynyard Quarter's growing commercial scene with its 4 star WELS rated Adesso Mila toilet suites.

What to Know about Edgetape for Benchtops?

What to Know about Edgetape for Benchtops?

With ABS Edgetape, a beautiful square edge can be achieved for laminate benchtops, without compromising on design.

Stone-Coated Steel Panel System Offers Fast and Easy Installation

Stone-Coated Steel Panel System Offers Fast and Easy Installation

Concealed Fastening (CF) Shingle is the newest profile offered by the Ross Roof Group.

Kohler ModernLife Toilet Wins International Design Award

Kohler ModernLife Toilet Wins International Design Award

A winner of the international Red Dot Design Award, Kohler's rimless ModernLife toilet features subtle LED lighting for greater accessibility. 

Central Cleaning System Installed at Busy Garden Centre

Central Cleaning System Installed at Busy Garden Centre

Installed by BEAM, the light commercial cleaning system removes dust and keeps air clean in this Havelock North garden centre.

Innovation With Pacbld Products and Systems

Innovation With Pacbld Products and Systems

Pacbld supplies a range of innovative cladding and facade systems which can be put to very inventive uses. 

Studco Steel Stud and Concealed Ceilings at Tailor’s Walk

Studco Steel Stud and Concealed Ceilings at Tailor’s Walk

Sydney Plaster worked with Studco Building Systems to deliver stunning apartments and terraces at Tailor’s Walk.

New Cavity Slider Hardware Range Designed to Universal Standards

New Cavity Slider Hardware Range Designed to Universal Standards

The CL400 ADA Magnetic has been designed to comply with NZS4121:2001 and incorporates an offset pull handle for greater accessibility.

Striking Contrast for Toilet Cubicles at Farmers Silverdale

Striking Contrast for Toilet Cubicles at Farmers Silverdale

KerMac Industries recently installed the K-Compact cubicle system in contrasting colours at Farmers, Silverdale.

Keep up to Date with the New GIB App

Keep up to Date with the New GIB App

The new GIB App enables builders and specifiers to read key technical information while on the go. 

Innovative Colour Temperature Adjustment with the Crawford Oyster

Innovative Colour Temperature Adjustment with the Crawford Oyster

With the Crawford Oyster, colour temperature can be changed with the flick of a toggle switch, making it ideal for lighting different spaces.

Posi-STRUT Enables Fast, Easy and Cost-Effective Floor Installation

Posi-STRUT Enables Fast, Easy and Cost-Effective Floor Installation

The innovative design of the Posi-STRUT system also makes it ideal for roof or wall construction.

Escea's Latest Fireplace Range: The Truly Frameless DS Series

Escea's Latest Fireplace Range: The Truly Frameless DS Series

DS Series gas fires are truly frameless for a minimalist look that focuses on the flame.

The Tile Depot Unveils Hexa Floor and Wall Tiles

The Tile Depot Unveils Hexa Floor and Wall Tiles

The Tile Depot is excited to announce the arrival of HEXA hexagonal tiles — a full range of colourful floor and wall tiles inspired by the latest global trends.

Asona Transforms Grid and Tile Ceilings

Asona Transforms Grid and Tile Ceilings

Asona has the answer for reviving tired grid and tile ceilings with Polyfon Mesh, Wood-look and other decorative acoustic ceiling finishes.

Strand Has Something to Declare

Strand Has Something to Declare

All three products in the Strand range now have the Declare label, offering designers more environmentally mindful building choices.

New Dulux Precision Anti-Graffiti Coating

New Dulux Precision Anti-Graffiti Coating

This heavy duty coating provides long-term surface protection against graffiti.

Kitchen and Bathroom Cabinetry Adds Value, Functionality and Appeal

Kitchen and Bathroom Cabinetry Adds Value, Functionality and Appeal

Michael Cooper Architects use Blum hardware and design tools to help create cohesive spaces that are attractive to the eye.

Franke Medi-flo Washbasin Helps Combat Healthcare-Acquired Infectious Diseases

Franke Medi-flo Washbasin Helps Combat Healthcare-Acquired Infectious Diseases

Franke Medi-flo is a cutting-edge hospital sink that dispenses ozonated water to improve the effectiveness of hand washing while keeping the sink waste clear of harmful biofilms.

New Balustrade Top Rail System Takes Away Worry of Regulation Changes

New Balustrade Top Rail System Takes Away Worry of Regulation Changes

Juralco has developed a complete system for easier compliance and installation of balustrade top rails. 

How Committed is Modulyss to Recycled Content in Carpets?

How Committed is Modulyss to Recycled Content in Carpets?

An increasing number of modulyss products are made with Econyl 100% recycled nylon.

Polyflor launches Polysafe Quattro PUR

Polyflor launches Polysafe Quattro PUR

Polysafe Quattro has been specifically designed to provide a high degree of slip resistance in barefoot and shod wet areas.

New Design-Driven Architectural Solutions for Raised Floors

New Design-Driven Architectural Solutions for Raised Floors

The Pro-Jack Tile System is a pedestal support system for indoor and outdoor raised floors. 

Methven Steriline Sensor And Non Concussive Taps

Methven Steriline Sensor And Non Concussive Taps

Methven’s new sensor and non-concussive taps are a modern and practical solution where hands free operation or water control is important. 

ARDEX UD 150: A New Alternative to Tile Jack Systems

ARDEX UD 150: A New Alternative to Tile Jack Systems

ARDEX UD 150 combines the best features of a direct-fixed tile system with the consistency and ease of access of a tile jack system.

Automatic Sliding Door Operator for Extreme Environmental Conditions

Automatic Sliding Door Operator for Extreme Environmental Conditions

The Myone Works automatic door opener is supplied with an IP65 box for additional protection of the main controller, motor and electrical components.

Porotherm Projects Up for Wienerberger Brick Awards 2018

Porotherm Projects Up for Wienerberger Brick Awards 2018

A look at two stunning clay brick and block projects that have been nominated for the 2018 Wienerberger Brick Awards. 

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