QUEENSTOWN // NEW ZEALAND
GREEN STAR RATED BUILDING
Prime location. Combination of retail on ground and basement floors with office levels above. Complex issues to deal with. Integrates with a historic Mountaineer building on part of the site and very restrictive town planning rules resulted in a very successful outcome. Nominated by Queenstown Council for the ‘Heart Of The District’ Awards.
The building consists of 4 floors. Ground and first floors are retail while Levels 2 and 3 are offices. ESD features include:
- The proposed air-conditioning system consists of four water sourced heat pumps. The heat pumps will be VRV (variable refrigerant volume) with heat recovery.
- Low e double glazing.
- Operable External louvres We provided computer energy modelling services for this project to meet the energy criteria of NZ Green Star rating scheme.