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Slug rubs Shed 10

posted 07.10 in news.

In a compromise decision if there ever was one, powers that be in Auckland have decided to keep one of the two 98 year old industrial sheds on Queens Wharf, and to build a temporary $9M tent next to it. This was thought to be for Rugby World Cup...

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Shed ache

posted 07.10 in news.

The architects-vs-the rest battle to keep the Queen’s Wharf sheds is getting hotter on the pages of the New Zealand Herald. Background: A half-baked rushed competition was held late last year for the quick construction of a cruise ship...

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docks, industrial sheds, waterfront