Auckland Observatory Upgrade

Client:
Auckland Observatory and Planetarium Trust

Location:
One Tree Hill, Auckland

Year Started:
1996

Duration:
7 Months

Project Value:
$1.2m

Contract Type:
Tender

Canam completed an extension and redevelopment of the Auckland Observatory.

This involved both new construction and full refurbishment of the existing facilities.

The project included demolition of existing walls and strengthening existing, making additional space for the new facilities. The building includes extensive building services, particularly electrical to create star skied environment.

Challenging interiors shapes and joinery units were provided to create a mystical environment.