Public restrooms

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Project • By Herriot Melhuish O’Neill ArchitectsIndividual Buildings

Riddiford Pavilion

A new community building for Lower Hutt's busy Riddiford Garden. The pavilion features two full-accessible public toilets and a kiosk. It also cleverly disguises an old electricity substation.Robust and highly-functional, the pavilion meets the challenge of the security issues of such a public site. It has also been designed to fit in with the local Council's recently redeveloped administration building and sits comfortably facing a busy main road. Skilful lighting design makes it attractive day and night. Awards: NZIA Wellington Award 2018, Resene Colour Award 2018. NZ Best Design Awards, Gold Pin 2018Photos: Andy Spain More

Project • By lahznimmo architectsParks

Centennial Park Amenities

lahznimmo architects were awarded this commission through a short listed paid competition process. The brief for the project was to create a generic amenities building, which could be built throughout the Park with minimal adaptation. The first stage of the project involved the design of the generic facility and the construction of two buildings with a further three being completed in a second stage. The design strategy involved creating a linear landscape driven building which could adhere to existing pathway systems or act as a backdrop to the landscape beyond. The male and female program was divided into two pavilions linked by a roof. The space created between the pavilions acts as a central entry point to the Toilets. The washbasins... More