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New Office and Storage Building in Rotorua for The National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research Ltd


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RFx ID : 18821241
Tender Name : New Office and Storage Building in Rotorua for The National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research Ltd
Reference # :
Open Date : Tuesday, 11 July 2017 1:00 PM (Pacific/Auckland UTC+12:00)
Close Date : Monday, 31 July 2017 5:00 PM (Pacific/Auckland UTC+12:00)
Department/Business Unit :
Tender Type : Invitation to Register (Registered Supplier) (ITR)
Tender Coverage : Sole Agency  [?]
Categories :
  • 72000000 - Building and Facility Construction and Maintenance Services
  • Bay of Plenty
Required Pre-qualifications : None
Contact : Roger Willard
07 282 2145
Alternate Physical Delivery Address  : PO Box 1468 Rotorua 3040
Alternate Physical Fax Number  :

ARTO Architects, acting on behalf of NIWA are seeking interest from suitably qualified Main Contractors to construct a new office and storage building at the Scion Innovation Park, Park Sala Street, Rotorua. The proposed facility comprises a single storey building of approx. 230 m2 of offices/workshops/staff facilities and 250m2 of garage/storage space with parking, driveway, perimeter fencing and landscaping. Construction is expected to start in November 2017 and completed by May 2018. Tender documents are planned to be issues in August 2017. Tenders will be assessed on price and non-price attributes.

NIWA is looking for contractors who have a proven track record and experience in constructing similar commercial buildings. Contractors must have the capability to deliver the project on time, meet all customer needs and legal safety requirements. We do not want proposals for alternative locations, designs or properties to lease.

Registrations must be submitted electronically to

NIWA (National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research), is a Crown Research Institute established in 1992 and our purpose is to enhance the economic value and sustainable management of New Zealand’s aquatic resources and environments, to provide understanding of climate and the atmosphere and increase resilience to weather and climate hazards to improve safety and wellbeing of New Zealanders. NIWA has a national property footprint with about 600 staff working from 15 offices located between Whangarei and Dunedin, with main offices in Auckland (Head Office), Hamilton, Wellington and Christchurch.