The Esplanade

This elegant and successful seaside house shows how more modest existing housing stock can be re-imagined for modern-day living.

Marine Parade Redevelopment

The rich and layered design of this public space acknowledges ancient natural and more recent human history while also pointing to the future by giving young people center stage

Mangere Refugee Resettlement Centre

The use of brick was selected due to its global commonality as a construction material, it also references the building blocks of society and provides superior whole of life costs and low maintenance.

Roslyn Road

This project involved the alterations to an 1880’s weatherboard home

East Link

A new Pakuranga landmark

Napier Port

The design references the maritime context. When a new, modern facility at Napier Port was called for, PMA was engaged to prepare the design build specification, and recommend the project team.

Napier Control Tower

Meticulous attention to detail and choice of materials

Hawke’s Bay Business Hub

Liberal use of timber and ply of varying tones adds warmth

Rotorua Airport – Design Competition Entry

These flanking pavilions [Mokoia] are adorned with vertical timber blades and battens which are representative of the bundles of reeds which Hinemoa used to float across the lake to Tutanekai

Paxies Building

A vital link between city and sea. The formation of a new pedestrian lane and retail complex between Marine Parade and Hastings Street has created a much needed link between the city and the sea.

Waimarama Surf Tower

The new Surf Lifesaving tower at Waimarama Surf Lifesaving Club has fused together form and function.

HBAL Rental Car Valets

This project consisted of the re-purposing of an existing aircraft hangar located to the east of ABB facilities, in the HBAL Business Park.


Materiality exposed and accentuated. Once the main entrance to the Post Office for over 70 years, this corner tenancy of the Central Post Office in Napier is now home to a thriving café, and part of Napier’s vibrant café culture.


Public spaces that are functional and proud yet transparent, safe, dignified A courthouse encloses more than mere space. It also serves an independent and impartial social function.

EIT Food & Wine Centre of Innovation

This building celebrates a significant milestone for the EIT

Arohaina Apartments

Apartments of ‘loving care and concern’

Control Tower

The Christchurch Control Tower acts as the crucial link between the activities of the sky and ground


History preserved and reinvented

EIT Student Amenities

An enhanced multi-purpose facility for students, staff and visitors

Big Save Furniture

Creating a community of users and customers

FG Smith

The retrofit structural skeleton was exposed and exploited as a design feature This adaptive reuse project saw the redevelopment of a derelict historic building in the heart of Ahuriri.

EIT Maori Studies

Providing a symbolic gateway to the campus

Murdoch House

The extension clearly defines the transition from old to new. This restoration and addition respects the original early 1900 villa, whilst making this a home for 2015.

Whangarei Courthouse

Expansion and reorganisation

Gisborne Court

Refurbished exterior enhances the local streetscape

Ruatoria Hearing Centre

A multi-purpose community facility

Elizabeth Road

Perched on the steep brow of Bluff Hill with uninterrupted southerly views

Northridge Apartments

Defy gravity and exploit the spectacular view

Austen Smith

The result of mutual confidence, trust and immense respect

McLean Park

The McLean Park Grandstand is the replacement of the old timber structure known as the Harris Stand

Eskdale Hall

Charm reminiscent of colonial school buildings


'Power and productivity for a better world'

Napier Girls’ High School – New Hall Entrance

The result is a multi-functioning series of spaces linked together to unify the entry to the school’s hall

Napier Girls High School – Spencer

Reinforce tradition and unify the surrounding built environment

Napier Girls High School – Hague

A fraction of the price of upgrading an existing building


Superbly sophisticated example of a small scale post-modern building

Tremains Taradale

A collection of seismically 'at risk' nondescript, brick structures on a corner location in Taradale has been replaced with a modern commercial redevelopment.

Ministry for Primary Industry

Three separate worksites merged into one single, flexible space

Hawke’s Bay Today and Monica Loves

A common share alleyway creates a vibrant edge. This project was the amalgamation of multiple parties and a reaction to the requirements of seismic strengthening.


The EIT Trades and Technology Training Centre was driven from the outset, by the requirement to be environmentally sustainable, as well as the need to support 21st Century Learning Practices in Trades Training.

CPS Gisborne

Precast concrete, steel and plywood provide low maintenance finishes

Whare Ra

Once home to the New Zealand branch of the magical Order of Stella Matutina. This category 1 Historic Places Trust once housed the New Zealand branch of the magical Order of Stella Matutina.

Napier Central
Post Office

Adaptive reuse architecture

Ohiti Guest House & Stables

Resilient design reflects the brutal honesty of the surroundings


An ‘undustrial’ fit-out