Ignite has long valued the many, and varied, architectural opportunities available in the Wellington region. It is therefore fitting that the practice has formally commenced its new operations in the capital.
Ignite Architects is pleased to announce the appointment of three new Associate Directors – Scott Inverarity, Michael Boyce and Marcel Veth. Based in the Auckland office, each is an internal promotion in recognition of ongoing excellence and contribution to the company’s continued achievements.
It's not every day that a Belgian development company responsible for luxury projects in Europe decides to build an apartment block in New Zealand. Brussels-based firm Eaglestone has, however, chosen Auckland as the first location outside Europe for a development project after one of its executives came here on holiday and fell in love with the city.
Tenants are being sought for still uncommitted space in a striking new Albany office and retail complex now under construction on a high-profile site in the Orchard Business Park.
Auckland Airport is building an expanded premium lounge open to the public that travellers can access through a new loyalty scheme.
Thirteen years ago, Ignite Architects’ Sydney office consisted of two staff and a handful of projects. Today, it can count some of Australia’s biggest retail and residential developers as clients
Ignite Architects is pleased to announce the appointment of Jason Marriott (Registered Architect, RAIA) as Director. Jason will also oversee operations of the Ignite Sydney office and assumes this responsibility from long-standing Ignite Director, Peter Harrison.
BMWs are renowned the world over for being Ultimate Driving Machines. These precision built German automobiles boast luxury, versatility and sports car handling and under the Continental Cars moniker (formerly Jerry Clayton BMW) they have been part of the fabric of Auckland’s North Shore since 1990
Great leadership, the sharing of ideas and staying abreast of local and global industry innovations are just some of the ways the team at Ignite Architects stay inspired. Another source of motivation comes from a completely different sphere – hearing the stories of world-class New Zealand triathlete, Cameron Brown.
Paataka Place, the new retail and hospitality precinct at Auckland’s Middlemore Hospital, has recently opened – much to the delight of patients, visitors and staff.
Ignite Architects is pleased to announce the appointment of Nicky Deller as People and Culture Manager. Nicky will lead Ignite’s new Human Resources (HR) department and will oversee the development of employee engagement programmes across its four offices in New Zealand and Australia.
As of Monday, 25 February 2017, the Ignite office will be moving to a new and exciting location within Tauranga’s CBD. Located on the ground floor of the Sharp Tudhope building, corner of 1st Avenue and Devonport Road, the move sees Ignite further strengthen their affiliation and longstanding history with Tauranga and the wider Bay of Plenty region.
Cameron Brown is the epitome of being a professional. He is organised, unassuming and will, more often than not, let his metronomic style of racing do the talking.
Ignite Architects is pleased to announce the appointment of Jimmy Zhuang as Associate – Urban Design Leader. He will hold a key role in leading Ignite’s master planning and urban design projects.
Middlemore Hospital has become the first New Zealand hospital to provide an organic food shop on its premises. The south Auckland hospital has completed a nearly $1 million makeover of its retail precinct, Paataka Place, which officially opened on February 7.
Adam Taylor, a Director at Ignite Architects, was among those interviewed and shares his thoughts on 'The Role of an Architect'.
Ignite Architects is pleased to announce the appointment of Damian Simpson as Associate Director. Damian is a strong addition to the Ignite Tauranga team and will lead major aged care and health care projects.
Ignite Architects is pleased to announce the appointment of Nathan Carey as Associate. Nathan adds considerable strength to Ignite’s specialist retail team.
Ignite Architects is pleased to announce the appointment of Michael Boyce as Associate. His role reflects the continued expansion of Ignite’s specialist residential portfolio.
Incorporating passive design principles, the Library 27 apartments have access to natural ventilation, light and temperature control.