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Mission Bay Pavilion

Herbst Architects have teamed up with Katie Lockhart Studio to custom...

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Clevedon Pool

Designed by Buka Woods at Blossoms, Branches & Bricks Ltd, this...

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Grey Lynn WOW

Bannan Construction using Peter Fell Oxide have done a brilliant job...

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Coatesville Driveway

What dream driveways are made of! Nearly 1000m3 of PeterFell White...

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The Mayfair Building, Christchurch

With so much of Christchurch's heritage devastated by the 2011...

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Floating (coloured) concrete steps

When the owners of this stunning new home in central Auckland were looking for a landscape company to put the finishing touches to their project, their architect recommended they get in touch Master Landscaper - Darrell Smith of Landsmiths Limited. Darrell and his award winning team have a passion for designing and installing some of Auckland's most stunning gardens. After spending some time at... Read More »

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New Wanaka Skatebowl

Jason Parkes from Premium Skate Designs loves skating, loves concrete, and loves our colour! His latest project in Wanaka features custom copings he made on-site featuring our Passionfruit colour from the Gelato range The skaters in Wanaka are lucky lucky little .... fellows... Read More »

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Waiariki Institute of Technology, Health and Science in Rotorua

Featuring our colour PFL 791 from the Aqua Range, the spectacular new building at Waiariki Institute of Technology in Rotorua has been created by Darryl Church Architecture, together with MOAA architects. It is a triumph and an inspirational case study on the possibilities of using colour in precast panels. Darryl Church is a Rotorua based practice who have worked long and hard to build their... Read More »

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How Concrete Swimming Pools are Constructed

Firstly, don't mind a couple of shots where there's a finger on the view a little, the perils of iPad photography! Wayne Wrathall from The Concrete People has placed more concrete than probably anyone anyone in the country. Of late they have included concrete pools into their repertoire. Wayne makes full use of technology and in this case took photos of a concrete pool being constructed, evry... Read More »

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Kimi Ora Community School

Pollen Workshop is a small Landscape Architecture studio located in Te Awanga, Hawkes Bay. Landscape Architect and Director, William Murphy works on an array of projects including residential, educational and environmental design. In this latest project, Peter Fell Ltd helped to realise an idea through the use of coloured concrete. Pollen Workshop was commissioned to design a pedestrian... Read More »

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Passive solar benefits far exceed expectations

With a northerly aspect perfectly suited to take advantage of passive solar, this house extension was designed for the sun, but even so the owners have been very pleasantly surprised just how warm it is. So much in fact that it's actually the favourite part of their whole renovation. Carefully and considerately built by Paul and the team at Building elements, all prudent steps were taken to... Read More »

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Christchurch Botanic Garden Centre by Pattersons, features white cement panels

Recently opened by The Duke and Duchess Cambridge on their recent tour of New Zealand, the Christchurch Botanic Garden Centre is one of the Key Christchurch City Council funded projects to set the scene for the rebuild. Aalborg White Cement was chosen for the project due to its pure and consistent whiteness. Bradford Precast in Ashburton were instrumental in creating the architects vision and... Read More »

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New Sting Rays Brighten Buffalo Beach

Designed by local artist Michael Smither and commisioned by the Thames Coromandel District Council, this latest addition to the Whitianga beachfront promenade features specially developed colours from Peter Fell. Stingrays are the taonga (treasure) of Mercury Bay iwi Ngati Hei and now these aquatic creatures are set in coloured concrete along a paved section of the Buffalo Beach... Read More »

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All our oxides are 'green' - containing a minimum of 92% recycled steel

We are supplied exclusively by Lanxess, the company who makes the Bayferrox brand of Iron Oxide pigments. Iron Oxides use scrap steel as a raw material, and as you can see from the above certificates, quite a lot. Another reason why Peter Fell is the market leading quality supplier.... Read More »

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Tiri Road Pocket Park, Milford, by Reset Urban

Designed by Reset Urban Design, Tiri Road is the second Pocket Park to be completed on the Takapuna to Milford Walkway. It features PFL 699 SuperBlack for both walls and seat plinths which are all sealed with PFL GLaze sealer for extra depth of colour. The park has provided for some well needed amenities and have become very popular with the locals as there has been someone using the shower... Read More »