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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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Awarding Winning Passive Solar House on Otago Peninsula

Richard Wilden has a great understanding of how to design an energy efficient house for a particular site, and his designs incorporate the years of experience he has gained in building a lot of his own designs. This project on Otago Peninsula won a 2011 ADNZ National award for Best Residential house up to 250sq m, reflecting the achievements and effectiveness of the design. Architect: Richard... Read More »

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Prevent early age cracking - PFL Anti-Vap Film launched - WITHDRAWN

Peter Fell is very pleased to announce the launch of our latest product to help ensure a great result. PFL Anti-Vap Film is used to minimise the chance of plastic cracking. This solution is watered down 8:1 and sprayed onto the surface of the concrete following screeding. It forms a layer on top of the bleed water that slows the rate of evaporation. It should be used on any warm day, or... Read More »

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New Sculpture at Auckland Art Gallery features Peter Fell colour

Kate Newby was commisioned to create a new work for the opening of the Auckland Art Gallery following refurbishment. She has created a wonderful piece that has been enjoyed by thousands since the Gallery's opening. The Gallery's north terrace will host a flexible programme of artworks rotating over a six-month period, and Kate's is first. The notes from the Gallery states: Tread softly over... Read More »

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Remove Oil Stains from Concrete with 'PFL Bio-Active Oil Stain Remover'

Joining our range of cleaners, this new product targets the very common oil stain. It should be used in conjunction with the rest of our cleaning range: the PFL Concrete Cleaner; PFL Algaecide, and PFL Stain Remover (for tannin/leaf and rust stain removal). Making old concrete look great again just got a whole lot easier. See more information and order ... Read More »

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40mm Topping plus Courtyard for new Bar in Takapuna

Our premium SuperBlack (PFL Special Colour 699) was used for both an interior 40mm bonded topping slab, plus a new exterior slab. Many bars take advantage of concrete for their floors as it is bulletproof - both stains and stilletos matter not. At the new The Elephant Wrestler bar in Takapuna, Auckland, the concrete floor solutions developed by Kevin Mischewski at Stevenson Concrete are working a... Read More »

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Auckland Art Gallery Refurbishment: 1200m2 of honed 60mm topping (two levels up)

A true team effort between contractor, concrete supplier, and engineer, plus a few ring-ins, has created a superb space at the newly refurbished Auckland Art Gallery. Hawkins Construction, Stevensons Concrete and quite a few other parties worked very hard for many months developing a special topping mix only 60mm thick. Honed perfection - and not a single crack. Art work featured is by Jeppe... Read More »

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Soljans Winery, Kumeu

Soljans winery is a West Auckland succes story. From humble beginnings, the present Winery has a carpark that is always full due to it's popularity as a destination for wine tourists, brides and grooms, and lunchers alike. The coloured concrete floor has just been re-sealed for the second time since 2001 and is now back to it's sparkiling best once more. Tony Soljan once said to us that putting... Read More »

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Days Bay House by Bevan Slessor Architects

Suspended and coloured floor which maximises the thermal, aesthetic and durabililty benefits of concrete. Architect: Ric Slessor at Bevin Slessor Architects Ltd Contractor: Scott Tindle SMT Building Ltd Concrete Supplier: Allied Concrete Located on a steep site, with a stream running through the centre of the site and with commanding views north across the bay, this house nestles into the... Read More »

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Perceptium - Sculpture by Peter Fell

Perceptium is a collection of sculpture by Peter Fell, the man not the company. Inspired by a number of different passions from Greco-Roman History, Alberto Giacometti, and more recently Chia, Peter has created both free-standing pieces and wall hung work. Using the medium of concrete, Peter has made a number of unique pieces of art demonstrating the versatility and beauty of this ubiquitous... Read More »

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Arrowtown House by Kerr Ritchie Architects

Architects: Kerr Ritchie, www.kerrritchie.com Builder: Bagley Builders Concrete Supplier: Allied Concrete, Queenstown Heating & Hotwater System: Bosch, Iain Hilton, 021 241 5633, iain.hilton@nz.bosch.com This inspired house was one of the Finalists in the Home magazine House of the Year awards 2010, and won the BMW Efficient Dynamics Sustainability Award in that competition. Elsewhere it... Read More »