TRADITIONAL STONEMASONRY IN NEW ZEALAND

New Zealand Federal Parliament Building

Duration: 2014 and Current (2016)
Client: Government of New Zealand
Architect: Warren and Mahoney

Scope of works:

  • Conserve bronze marble and granite statues and memorials
  • Cut out and re-point the whole of the external facade
  • Re-tool exfoliating stone surfaces
  • Desalinate salt affected surfaces
  • Full building clean using steam and fresh water scrubbing
  • Application of anti fungal treatment
  • Supply and install replacement copper rainwater heads and downpipes.
  • Supply and install new carved replacement stone
  • Retool existing exfoliated surfaces of stone.
  • Underpinning to both the manse and the church
  • Conserve and or replace timber windows and doors timber floors and regency profiled timber ceiling linings.
  • Removal of Asbestos
  • Façade clean
  • Full façade re-pointing
  • NHL Mortar repairs to stone
  • Stained Glass window repair
  • Reinstatement of traditional lime mortar render with vermiculated quoins to the exterior of the Manse.
  • Reinstatement of traditional lime mortar to the interior of the Manse

86 Customhouse Quay, Wellington New Zealand– Former AMP Building

Duration: 2014 and Current (2016)
Client: Government of New Zealand
Architect: Warren and Mahoney

Scope of works:

  • Conserve bronze marble and granite statues and memorials
  • Cut out and re-point the whole of the external facade
  • Re-tool exfoliating stone surfaces
  • Desalinate salt affected surfaces
  • Full building clean using steam and fresh water scrubbing
  • Application of anti fungal treatment
  • Supply and install replacement copper rainwater heads and downpipes.
  • Supply and install new carved replacement stone
  • Retool existing exfoliated surfaces of stone.
  • Underpinning to both the manse and the church
  • Conserve and or replace timber windows and doors timber floors and regency profiled timber ceiling linings.
  • Removal of Asbestos
  • Façade clean
  • Full façade re-pointing
  • NHL Mortar repairs to stone
  • Stained Glass window repair
  • Reinstatement of traditional lime mortar render with vermiculated quoins to the exterior of the Manse.
  • Reinstatement of traditional lime mortar to the interior of the Manse