Kumeu Residence

Tucked in rural Kumeu (30mins West of Auckland) lies this stunning 38m gable longhouse, known as the Kumeu Residence. The story behind how the house was built is almost more amazing than the house itself. Liking the idea of a transportable home the owner approached Advance Build and Arcline Architecture in Kaitaia to design and build the […]

East Coast Bays Firestation

This beautiful new fire station was opened in June 2021, and what a stunner she is. Fire and Emergency New Zealand Board Chair Paul Swain says the brand new $8 million station has been strategically placed and designed to be sustainable and cater to the long-term needs of the area. “The station is built to […]

JUMP Takanini new facility

This brand new event park for Ross Holdings was built by Cassidy Construction, and included Starke 106m Shopfront aluminium joinery and glazing for an impressive road frontage. Starke not only provided the beautiful aesthetics of this build, but also the PS1, shop drawings, installation, and site glazing.   They said JUMP; Starke asked how high […]

Metlifecare Oakridge Villas

With Kerikeri’s mild winters, stunning scenery, wealth of outdoor pursuits and artisan producers, it has long been a desirable destination. Located in the heart of town and handy to local attractions and clubs, the lifestyle offered at Oakridge Villas capitalises on the long sunny days and laid-back nature. Oakridge Villas’ latest villas achieved a 6 Homestar […]

Cryers Road Commercial Units

This beautiful new business park in the heart of East Tamaki is now home to many small (and not-so-small) Kiwi businesses, all of t hem stunningly presented with Starke 159mm flushglaze commercial shopfront curtainwalls. The particularly striking feature is the huge glazed office blocks on either side of the entrance – quite the statement! Beautifully […]

Nikau St Kāinga Ora Development

In this development for Kainga Ora, the architects Ignite involved Starke right from the start of the design and build process. The job entailed a three-story Kainga Ora block with a curtainwall in the central stairwell. Starke 35mm residential aluminium windows and doors were used throughout the project, coupled with aesthetically matching Starke commercial suites […]

Plowman House

This stunning architectural house is set aside from all others we’ve seen by two factors, one being its remarkable location at the end of the peninsula next to the beautiful Doves Bay Kerikeri, and the other being its beautiful use of the Starke 40mm and commercial suites used to fill the house with light, and […]

Steelfort Auckland Warehouse and Showroom

Steelfort’s new Auckland outlet store location. A multi-use building consisting of a 2000m² distribution warehouse, a double-height showroom space shared by Steelfort and Miele, a service workshop for Miele appliances, and an open plan mezzanine office space. “Façade treatment and materiality conveys the juxtaposition between building uses within. Expansive glazing showcases the products while weighty […]

Wurth New Zealand Head Office

Würth New Zealand Limited is part of the global Würth Group and is one of New Zealand’s leading suppliers of fixing and assembly products to the Automotive, Cargo, Metal and Construction industries. With a large sales team and stock holding, Würth has earned a global reputation for excellent customer service. The complex is a large […]

Lighthouse Apartments

Located in the heart of the city surrounded by art and culture, lighthouse apartments stand tall on the crest of Karangahape Road. The positioning of this building affords most of its apartments with panoramic views of the city. These apartments are luxury for the city dweller. Designed and engineered with top quality products that will […]