Viaduct_
F03 Folded Bench

Dimensions_ 1423mm H x 1440mm W x 14090mm L
Material_ 40mm x 40mm machine finished hardwood slats w/ SHS sub frame. Recessed RGB strip lighting.
Design Intent_ The proposed Viaduct furniture suite introduces a range of new timber forms and materiality that reinforce waterfront identity, historical uses and support more social and flexible occupation of the promenade and associated spaces. These elements are distributed along the existing promenade to provide episodic experience, engagement and to test new seating/occupation strategies.
Fabricator_ Design Production
Location_ Viaduct Harbour, Auckland CBD
36°50’32.99” S, 174°45’35.82” E

 
 

Daldy Street Linear Park_
Cylindrical Seat

Dimensions_ 450mm H x 500mm W x 2800mm Diameter
Material_ 8mm corten/weathering steel plate laser cut with steel support legs and a concealed LED strip lighting.
Design Intent_ A seating element which creates social seating opportunities while its materiality makes reference to the sites post-industrial history.
Fabricator_ Hunua Park

 
 

Lombard Lane_
Prism Bench Suite

Dimensions_ 500mm H x 1250mm W x 6125mm L
Material_ Reinforced insitu natural concrete seat with dark oxide finish, combined with hardwood timber slats
Design Intent_ With a bold sense of directionality, the Prism Bench offers a continuance of site wide historical references to Wellington’s 1840 shoreline.
Fabricator_ FEL Group

 
 

South Frame Public Realm_
Lineal Seat Suite

Dimensions_ 500mm H x 750mm W x 2500mm L
Material_ Precast natural concrete seat with a light sandblast finish, 50x50mm hardwood timber inlay fixed on a steel frame.
Design Intent_ A suite of linear seating elements arrange themselves to provide social seating opportunity along the South Frame Greenway.
Fabricator_ Walkspace

 
 

Commercial Bay_
Geomorphic Seat

Dimensions_ 1400mm W x 4800mm L
Material_ Glulaminated pine timber in 180mm sections
Design Intent_ Interaction of geological and topographical narratives, generative processes and ergonomic considerations were used create these dynamic sculptural forms.
Fabricator_ Creative Cam

 
 

Westhaven Promenade_
Timber Sleeper

Dimensions_ 450mm H x 400mm W x 3165mm L
Material_ Hardwood Timber
Design Intent_ A seamless extension of the boardwalk, this simple and robust seat provides integrated seating capacity at curated intervals.
Fabricator_ N/A

 
 

South Frame_
Bleacher

Dimensions_ 445mm/850mm H x 910mm W x 3010mm L
Material_ Aluminium cladding and framing
Design Intent_ A gathering space
Fabricator_ Walkspace

 

Viaduct_
F02 Bench

Dimensions_ 450mm H x 700mm W x 4200mm L
Material_ MS Sub frame with Purple Heart timber
Design Intent_ The bench introduces a dynamic + 'shapey' language to the Viaduct Harbour
Fabricator_ Design Production

 

Madden + Pakenham_
Sculptural Perchables

Dimensions_ 500mm H x 500mm W x 500mm L
Material_ Corten steel with perforations
Design Process_ The Corten perchable reflects the industrial nature of the site. These components are all moveable enabling the street to adapt and respond to changing patterns of use, as a consequence of redevelopment, over time.
Fabricator_ Hunua Park

 
 

Auckland Waterfront_
Bench Suite

Dimensions_ 450mm H x 1800mm W x 6000 L
Material_ 10mm Stainless steel frame, bead blast finish, 45mm x 65mm timber slats
Design Process_ A modern interpretation of the park bench. This suite offers formal + informal seating opportunity in street + waterfront environments..
Fabricator_ Hunua Park + Streetscapes

 
 

Lombard Lane_
Crooked Light Pole

Dimensions_ 12.0m H
Material_ Mild Steel
Design Intent_ In Denton Park lighting has been aggregated into a single central bespoke pole. This reduces clutter, creates a beacon/landmark and reinforces this as a location of note within the city centre. The forms are abstractly inspired by the ‘taurapa’ of waka and the hulls, masts and forms of vessels that previously graced the foreshore provides the focal point of this space.
Fabricator_ FEL Group