The Milton Street Substation, now owned by Clark Mauger, was built in 1928 by the Municipal Electricity Department (MED). The building required significant seismic strengthening and Fulton Ross Team Architects accompanied by Red Fox engineers was brought on to complete the project.
Great result for our Hamilton Team Architects as the Otorohanga district council approves consent for the Happy Valley Milk plant. Ruby Nyikas article details the journey so far. We look forward to the next steps in the process, as Otorohanga District Council Mayor Max Baxter said "It is exciting times for the district."
The former Deans farm buildings built in 1883 were originally part of the Riccarton House and Bush, and the Homebush Station near Darfield. They were thought to be a blacksmith's forge/stables and a piggery. The buildings were bought by Christchurch Boys high School in 1926 and used as storage for many years.