Video | Agriculture | Confidence | Economy | Energy | Employment | Finance | Media | Property | RBNZ | Science | SOEs | Tax | Technology | Telecoms | Tourism | Transport | Search


Beca announces Wellington office move

Beca Media Release

10 June 2008

Beca announces Wellington office move

Beca has announced that their Wellington office will be moving from Thorndon Quay to a refurbished building owned by Primeproperty Group in Molesworth Street.

The move to Aorangi House is expected to be completed by July 2009 and Beca’s Wellington Regional Manager Mike Kerr says the move is mainly motivated by a need for more space as their staff numbers have grown by more than 30 percent to 215 since 2006.

Beca is working with Primeproperty Group and Studio Pacific Architecture to achieve a five-star Green Star NZ building rating.

“As a recognised designer of environmentally sustainable buildings this is a good opportunity for us to practice what we preach and have our people working in a green environment,” says Mr Kerr.

“As a proud Wellingtonian I think it’s great to see some of our 70’s buildings being re-cycled – what’s more sustainable than that?”
Primeproperty Group is a prominent Wellington office and hotel proprietor and is committed to provide sustainable building solutions in its investment property portfolio.
“Aorangi House will be a major transformation and the first of many sustainable solutions to be implemented by Primeproperty Group,” says Primeproperty Group CEO Eyal Aharoni.


© Scoop Media

Business Headlines | Sci-Tech Headlines


Crown Accounts: Slightly Softer Growth Expected In PREFU

A slightly softer growth forecast is the main feature of largely unchanged Pre-election Fiscal Update compared to the Budget forecasts three months ago, Finance Minister Steven Joyce says. More>>


Water: Farming Leaders Pledge To Help Make Rivers Swimmable

In a first for the country, farming leaders have pledged to work together to help make New Zealand’s rivers swimmable for future generations. More>>


Unintended Consequences: Liquor Change For Grocery Stores On Tobacco Tax

Changes in the law made to enable grocery stores to continue holding liquor licences to sell alcohol despite increases in tobacco taxes will take effect on 15 September 2017. More>>

Back Again: Government Approves TPP11 Mandate

Trade Minister Todd McClay says New Zealand will be pushing for the minimal number of changes possible to the original TPP agreement, something that the remaining TPP11 countries have agreed on. More>>


By May 2018: Wider, Earlier Microbead Ban

The sale and manufacture of wash-off products containing plastic microbeads will be banned in New Zealand earlier than previously expected, Associate Environment Minister Scott Simpson announced today. More>>