Thompson Park Apartments

Thompson Park Apartments

  • Sector Commercial
  • Location Mt. Wellington
  • Value 28 million

Project Description

This apartment development was constructed on the site of an old Mercury Energy building in suburban Auckland, applying principles of adaptive reuse in order to create a unique residential solution utilising the existing structure.

Project Goals

To deliver a unique and modern take on high density residential dwellings which could be popular in New Zealand’s standalone house focused market.

Project Outcomes

107 apartments across two five-storey towers, constructed between January 2014 and March 2016. The Thompson Park Apartment complex won a Multi-Unit Dwelling award for providing “a credible solution to a complex pressing problem and a step in the evolution of urban living in New Zealand”.

Project Features

  • Structural elements involved structural steel, precast concrete and logicwall.
  • Building envelope of aluminium joinery, cedar and ACP.
  • Dark louvres and cedar highlights used to define a strong entranceway and break up horizontal form of the building.
  • Light, scenery and privacy were key considerations of the generous communal areas.
Get in Touch
  • 26 Patey Street, Epsom, Auckland
  • +64 09 520 0355
  • info@dhc.nz
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