Projects of Interest

Some projects of interest from our company are:

Tait Communications Headquarters

2015 SCNZ Award for Excellence.

Completion Achieved - Awards Piling In .... In October 2014, another major project was completed by Higgs Construction, on time and to budget. In May 2013, Higgs Construction Limited commenced the construction of the new $21 Million "Build... read full article

Mary Potter Apartments, 444 Durham Street, Residential Development

2016 NZIA Award - Housing - Multi Unit Award

"Recently Completed" - The new Residential Development for the Little Company of Mary, New Zealand at 444 Durham Street, Christchurch. The development includes twelve residential units comprising of two one bedroom dwellings and ten two ... read full article

Knox Presbyterian Church Rebuild

Heritage / Restoration - 2016 Gold Award Winner.

Higgs Construction, completed the rebuild works at the end of last year. The project consists of a new independent structural frame protecting the existing timber frame from further damage, a new exterior façade and exterior finishes and a refurbishm... read full article

Lincoln University

Landscape Architecture Building & New Dining Hall, Cafe & Kitchen

We have completed a number of projects for Lincoln University over the years. Below we have featured two of them. New Kitchen, Dining Hall and Café Recently completed was the New Kitchen, Dining Hall and Café project. The new... read full article

St Georges Hospital

We are currently heavily involved in the Redevelopment of St George's Hospital. Redevelopment of St George's Hospital. Stage 1 Consists of a New Cancer Care Facility and a Link to the existing Canon Wilford Wing. Both structures are of ... read full article

The Old Government Building

Cathedral Square

The Old Government Building (OGB) was originally constructed between 1911 and 1913. During the 1990’s we were involved with the conversion of this old building into suites for the Heritage Hotel. Following the Canterbury earthquakes, extensive re... read full article

Lyttelton Tunnel Control Building

The Lyttelton Tunnel Control Building had its public opening in August 2014 after its completion earlier in that year. In July 2013, Higgs Construction Limited commenced the construction of the new Lyttelton Tunnel Control Building. The ex... read full article

Kaiapoi Aquatic Centre Rebuild

Project completed .... The Kaiapoi Aquatic Centre was closed following the February earthquakes. Demolition of the existing structure commenced in September 2012. Higgs Construction has completed the Earthquake Repairs and Rebuild. The project was comple... read full article

The University of Otago - School of Medicine

(Located at Christchurch Hospital)

This project started as a relatively small project, however due to the Canterbury earthquakes the project evolved into a structural repair, interior strip out and retrofit of a 10 storey building. Together with the Otago University School of Medic... read full article

Current Projects Under Construction

We have a number of projects under construction at one time. Some of the current projects under construction are: Opawa Methodist Church Rebuild - Value $2.8m The church was extensively damage during the recent earthquakes in Christchurch. The ... read full article

The Copthorne Hotel

Durham Street

This building was extensively damaged during the September 2010 earthquake. The damage was essentially non structural and we were engaged to repair the 10 storey hotel as quickly as possible to allow the hotel to reopen and continue its operation. Our work ... read full article

The Westpac Canterbury Centre

Prior to 2010 we retrofitted the majority of the floors in the Canterbury Centre for Westpac. The Canterbury Centre was one of the larger buildings in Christchurch and was the South Island head office of Westpac. Westpac employed approximately 400 people th... read full article
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