Maitland Ready Mix is an established and recognized business through the Hunter region. They supply concrete, aggregates and building products throughout the area.
Working with the client to create a new office building in which to run the growing business, the owners also wanted to make a statement and highlight the companies colours and branding.
We created a simple box structure comprising 2 x levels of office areas. We enhanced / added interest to the design by utilizing a series of angles to the roof and external sun screening which makes the building look irregular and abstract.
The building makes a bold statement to the Rutherford area utilizing bright yellow, black, white and greys. The building highlights the companies colours and branding in a bold way.
The building utilizes sun screening heavily tor educe heat load on the offices and associated glazing elements.
The building utilizes, concrete, commercial window framing, steel framing, colorbond cladding, lightweight fc cladding and concrete blocks.
The building is a simple enhancement of a simple cube to create a bold statement that is recognizable within the local context. The office provides space for the company now and into the future. Couple with good sun protection, solar power, led lighting. The building has a reduced impact on energy consumption and increase user comfort.