Unique skillset and experience


Featured projects that showcases a unique set of skills and experience.

Ranfurly Village Block E2
Retirement / $25m / Auckland

The Block E2 project at Ranfurly Village in Mt Eden, Auckland is a 6 storey luxury retirement building comprising 34 apartments and basement carparking. C3 was involved in the design process from a very early stage, assisting the client with risk mitigation and value enhancement strategies. The block is one half of the final accommodation building in the extremely successful Ranfurly Village development.


Ongoing projects completing at the moment...

Macleans Science and Technology Block
Education / $16m / Auckland

The demolition and re-build of the current Macleans Science and Technology blocks is a 3 stage project, with each stage taking approximately 6-12 months. Each existing block has to be demolished, re-built and then the existing block transferred over during a school holiday period to ensure continuity for Macleans college. This project involves significant challenges including, working within a live school, removing asbestos and contaminated ground, tight working areas and detailed delivery management. C3 are only stage 1 of this project, handing over the new tech and food teach block first in September 2020.

Three Kings United New Clubrooms
Sports / $4m / Auckland

C3 are constructing a new clubroom facility for Three Kings United Football at Keith Hay Park. The building, designed by Copeland Associates Architects includes open plan clubrooms with bar and kitchen, and also a modern changing facility to cater premiere level football matches.

Hauraki Primary School Stage 1
Education / $6m / Auckland

This project comprises a 2 storey teaching block housing 10 classrooms with associated resource and amenities. C3 was engaged under an ECI contract to assist with the buildability of design, with particular focus on site access constraints and logistics. C3 takes its ECI commitments seriously, a detailed report at Developed Design stage ensured clear strategies were identified and implemented to mitigate projects risks early on.

Pacific Lakes Village – Townhouses
Retirement / $6m / Papamoa

Following on from the success of Pacific Coast Village, our client has engaged C3 again to complete the build on their next coastal retirement village. The first phase of this village comprises 16 two storey townhouse units, designed and built to an extremely high quality standard reflecting the clients no compromise attitude to quality and their differentiated position in the retirement market.


A great range of projects completed.


NZ Bus New Lynn
Industrial / $3m / Auckland

This project involves the demolition of the existing Whitecliffs timber yard and the construction of new bus refuelling station, bus wash, significant siteworks and new offsite manufactured modular office buildings.

Motat Building 6 Refurbishment
Industrial / $2m / Auckland

The Building 6 refurbishment project involved the re-pitching and reroofing of the existing building as well as pouring a new slab internally to a high spec, among other building additions and improvements. Timeframes, driven by the arrival of an international exhibition, were extremely tight. C3 coordinated multiple overlapping workfaces, within a live museum environment to successfully deliver the project on time when others said it was impossible. C3 are proud to have worked collaboratively with the client team toward the successful outcome. A massive effort by everyone involved.


Flanshaw Road School SNU
Education / $2m / Auckland

This project involved the build of a Special Needs Unit on the Flanshaw Road School campus. Special consideration had to be given to materiality and quality of finishes due to the unique requirements of some of the students. C3 is proud to have sourced an alternative, value for money, playground solution to ensure the students would have access to tactile play areas to suit their needs. A project that was humbling to be involved with, C3 loves to be part of delivering buildings for kids who need and appreciate them.

Macleans College Walkways Rebuild
Education / $3m / Auckland

This project involves the careful rebuild of nearly a kilometre of covered walkways around Macleans College. To add to the challenge, the existing walkways house the schools main services infrastructure. C3 stepped up to the logistical challenge, managing multiple workfaces, whilst maintain critical access for students and teachers, as well as maintaining live services to the entire school campus.

Macleans College Mansfield House
Education / $5m / Auckland

This design and build project involved the rebuild of Mansfield House, circa 1000m2 of Whanau Block unique to Macleans College. The design team, lead by Roy Bloc of Brewer Davidson Architects, thoughtfully designed a building that fit the Macleans College Whanau Block pedagogy, but also was flexible enough to fit the MOE Innovative Learning Environment standards. Tight timeframes drove split consents and fast tracked design and construct methodologies to ensure completion on time.

Hingaia Peninsula School Stage 2a
Education / $6m / July 2018 / Auckland

C3 is proud to deliver over 1000m2 of new innovative learning spaces at this leading edge junior school in Karaka, Auckland. With intricate design including multi pitched roof with LVL roof frame, the use of 3d modelling technology and drone based 3d photogrammetry was instrumental in ensuring a smooth erection process.

Titirangi Primary School Refurbishment
Education / $600k / Auckland

This project comprises the refurbishment of classrooms within a live school environment and adding new accessible ramps, a bathroom and routes throughout the school to make it fully accessible going forward. A tight programme and budget meant that a fully open book approach was offered by C3 in order that the school get the maximum scope and benefit from the available budget.


Douglas Pharmaceuticals Project Chrysalis
Fitout / $3m / Auckland

Project Chrysalis involved the full re-fitout of the Douglas Pharmaceuticals offices within a live office environment. Works were staged and C3 was involved in all aspects from temporary furniture hire to people relocations through to the fitout works and final handover. Following the success of the Chrysalis project, the client engaged C3 to complete the addition of a totally new build café style conservatory.

Edinburgh St Office Refurb
Fitout / $1.3m / April 2018 / Auckland

The demolition and fitout to an occupied 3-story office for the current and new tenants. Due to the age and poor upkeep of the building, various make good work is required to get it up to modern standards, including reclad work to the roof parapets, flashings to the roof and remediation work to the ali façade. Installation of a new lift, requiring excavation of 2m down below the basement has provided various challenges.


Pacific Coast Village Serviced Apartments
Retirement / $14.5m / June 2019 / Papamoa

This project comprises 36 high end serviced apartments over two levels as part of the central precinct in the Pacific Coast Village retirement village. In keeping with the PCV Beach House design, this apartment complex utilises high end finishes including exposed timber and stone to achieve the clients vision of quality.

Pacific Coast Village Villas Stages 4, 7 & 11
Retirement / $12m / 2017 / Papamoa

The client has nicknamed this project the Swiss Watch, in reference to the ‘beautiful’ coordination of the many moving parts involved. C3, delivering in excess of 30 Villas in a staged delivery programme, completed all units on time, on budget and to a very high quality standard.

Ocean View Waiheke
Retirement / $3m / April 2018 / Auckland

This project involved the construction of two separate high end houses on a tight hillside site overlooking Oneroa Beach. Exacting client requirements and architectural details were delivered to a high standard, on time and well under the PQS estimate for the project.

Pacific Coast Village Beach House
Retirement / $8.5m / Papamoa

The Beach House is the centre piece of the Pacific Coast Village. Designed by award winning architects Sumich Chaplin, this building sets a new standard for quality of finishes and workmanship. Being involved early in the process allowed the C3 team to fully understand and appreciate the end goals of the client, and to add our unique expertise to the mission of delivering on those goals.