NZICC

The New Zealand International Conference Centre (NZICC) is the largest construction project in inner-city Auckland and will be the largest conference centre in New Zealand.

32,000m2

= 4.5 rugby fields

PROJECT VALUE

$470 million

PROJECT TYPE

COMMERCIAL CONSTRUCTION

Who's on the team

1000+ people are on the team building the NZICC.

  • Project manager
  • Civil engineer
  • Structural engineer
  • Quantity surveyor
  • BIM (Building Information Modelling) managers
  • Surveyor
  • Traffic manager
  • Traffic controller
  • Health and safety manager
  • Stakeholder liaison
  • Site supervisor
  • Construction manager
  • Geotechnical engineer
  • Excavator operator
  • Truck driver
  • Labourer
  • Spotter
  • Foreman

Project snapshot

What: The NZICC will consist of the biggest exhibition hall in New Zealand, a five-star hotel and theatre.

Where: Inner-city Auckland

Timeline: 2016 –2019

Companies: Fletcher Building, Warren and Mahoney Architects

  • 32,000m2 convention centre = 4.5 rugby fields
  • Largest exhibition hall in New Zealand – 5 x the current largest one
  • Will create 800+ jobs once completed
  • Includes a 5-star, 300-room hotel
  • 1300 car parks 
  • 3 years to build