A strong and successful company growing the Wairoa community.
Malcolm (Muzz) Tuahine, Ngai Tuhoe, is thrilled Te Wharehou o Waikaremoana developed by Ngai Tuhoe has won a prestigious architecture award this month.
“It’s a beautiful award. It’s taken a long time and it’s an inspiration for our people to build our own houses in the same way using similar products and methods.”
Earlier this month the building designed by Tennent and Brown Architects and developed by Ngai Tuhoe was awarded the Ted McCoy Award for Education at the New Zealand Architecture awards.
For the past 23 years Muzz has worked for Quality Roading and Services, a company that played a very tiny role in the construction of the building.
The company was one of the first contractors onsite clearing the area and laying metal down so other contractors could come in. QRS also helped out with the building’s foundations, landscaping, the car park, and the turning circle.
Muzz is a QRS project manager and says the company is very proud to have been involved. During construction many lake-based Ngai Tuhoe-affiliated QRS staff were able to work on the project.
“It was an enormous privilege to be involved in a professional capacity with the spectacular Te Urewera Visitors Centre. Because we’re local we’re really invested in projects like that. Everyone is fully immersed in the aroha and respect that goes with them.”
23 November 2017
Disclaimers and Copyright
While every endeavour has been taken by the to ensure that the information on this website is accurate and up to date, shall not be liable for any loss suffered through the use, directly or indirectly, of information on this website. Information contained has been assembled in good faith. Some of the information available in this site is from the New Zealand Public domain and supplied by relevant government agencies. cannot accept any liability for its accuracy or content. Portions of the information and material on this site, including data, pages, documents, online graphics and images are protected by copyright, unless specifically notified to the contrary. Externally sourced information or material is copyright to the respective provider.
© - www.qrs.co.nz / +64 6 838 9030 / email@example.com