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Health and Safety considerations for commercial buildings
May 2024

Health and Safety considerations for my new commercial building

Managing the health and safety of both your staff and customers within your new commercial build can feel like a complex task ...

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Precast concrete walls for industrial buildings
May 2024

Are precast concrete walls right for my industrial build?

Large-scale construction projects stand in a class of their own, requiring materials that are flexible, efficient, and durable ...

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Racking designs for commercial buildings
May 2024

What should I consider when designing commercial buildings with racking systems?

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Single-level or double-level commercial office buildings
April 2024

Single-level or double-level office – What’s right for you?

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Workshop service pit designs
April 2024

What must I consider when putting a service pit in my new workshop building?

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What features elevate tenant appeal?
March 2024

What features elevate tenant appeal?

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Commercial building market 2024
March 2024

Commercial Property Market Update

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owning vs renting commercial premises nz
February 2024

Owning VS Renting my commercial premises, what is best for me?

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Aircraft hangar cost
January 2024

How much does an aircraft hangar cost?

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Nationwide efficiency from Timaru
January 2024

Ensuring Nationwide Efficiency

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2023 standout structural steel building projects
January 2024

2023 Standout Structural Steel Building Projects

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Selecting an Architect to Design Your Commercial Building
November 2023

How to Select an Architect to Design Your Commercial Building?

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How to design an office building
October 2023

How to design a commercial office building

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comparing options for your next commercial building project
October 2023

How do I compare contractors, pricing, and proposals for a commercial building project?

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Commercial vs residential investments nz
October 2023

Residential vs. Commercial Investment Property - Which is better?

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Commercial building design
September 2023

Commercial warehouse building design considerations for cold regions

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Options for stormwater management for commercial buildings
September 2023

What are the options for Stormwater Management?

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Geotechnical reports for commercial building projects
September 2023

What does a geotech report cost and how complex should it be?

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Selecting Land with XL Structural Steel
September 2023

How to select the right land for your next project

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Budget for Industrial building projects
June 2023

5 reasons for budget overruns and how to avoid them

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Interior office planning terminology
June 2023

Common interior planning terminology for an office fitout

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Resource consent for industrial/commercial buildings
May 2023

Do you need resource consent for an industrial/commercial building?

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Birdproofing your industrial building projects
May 2023

Birdproofing your industrial/agricultural building

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Helpful planning resources
April 2023

Helpful resources for planning your next build

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timber vs concrete mezzanine floors
March 2023

Mezzanine floors - Timber or concrete, what is best for me?

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Key considerations for planning your commercial building interior design
March 2023

Key considerations when designing your interior space

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Fire protection regulations
February 2023

Fire protection regulations for early planning of commercial buildings

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Building designs
February 2023

Design & build or Architect design: Which approach is better?

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Building consent
January 2023

The latest building consent themes from local councils

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Industrial building specialists
December 2022

Our standout industrial building projects for 2022

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cost to build commercial building
December 2022

What does a commercial or industrial building cost per m2?

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Uncover the pros and cons of different purlin types
November 2022

The pros and cons of different purlin types

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Commercial design and build
November 2022

Can I project manage my own commercial building?

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RHS steel
October 2022

Different portal designs for commercial buildings

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Adding an office block to warehouse
October 2022

What is the best way to build an office block?

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XL Structural team
September 2022

Meet the XL Structural team

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Industrial building design
August 2022

What is the most efficient way to design an industrial building?

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Industrial building canopies
August 2022

Canopies explained: The types, pros, and cons

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Building site coverage
July 2022

Site coverage for a commercial building

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What holds up a building timeline
July 2022

What things can cause a timeline blowout on a project?

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Which is the best commercial construction company
July 2022

Coresteel VS Widespan VS Totalspan

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Types of cladding
July 2022

A review of common office cladding types and their costs

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Selling commercial building
June 2022

6 common mistakes when selling your existing commercial property

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Building on natural hazard land
June 2022

Building on land subject to Natural Hazards

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Fire regulations nz
June 2022

Common questions & misunderstandings regarding fire regulations

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Disabled facilities for industrial buildings
May 2022

Do I need to design my building to have accessible facilities?

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Industrial building report
May 2022

How did the commercial property market perform in the 2022 FY?

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Precast concrete wall cost estimator
May 2022

What affects the cost of precast walls?

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Changes to commercial building requirements nz
May 2022

What are the changes to NZBC H1 Energy Efficiency?

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in-house logistics
April 2022

3PL vs in-house logistics - 4 things you should consider

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How to increase the resale value of commercial property
April 2022

How to increase the resale value of a new commercial property

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roller doors NZ
April 2022

How much does a roller door cost - A buyers guide to roller doors

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Steel supply nz
April 2022

How could the conflict in Ukraine affect the global steel supply?

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April 2022

How much will it cost to install a gantry in my building?

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Purchasing a commercial building
March 2022

Should I build or buy a commercial building?

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best height for a new commercial building
March 2022

6 considerations when selecting the height of your commercial building

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Office fit-out
March 2022

Key considerations when planning your office fit-out

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February 2022

The building process for a commercial building explained

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Commercial building construction NZ
February 2022

How long does it really take to build a commercial building?

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Insulation options for warehouses
January 2022

How can I insulate my warehouse/workshop building?

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Concrete slab
January 2022

Fibre VS mesh reinforcement - which is best for me?

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Commercial building contracts
January 2022

Common problems with design and build contracts

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How to plan an industrial building
December 2021

6 regrets people have after building an industrial building

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When to lodge a project information memorandum
October 2021

Why you should consider lodging a Project Information Memorandum (PIM)

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Specialists required for commercial and industrial buildings
September 2021

What consultants are required for commercial building projects?

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Car parking legislation NZ
August 2021

Parking legislation for commercial buildings

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Steel price increases and shortages
July 2021

2021 Steel price increases and shortages

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Corrosion protection for industrial buildings
May 2021

Protective Coatings and Paint finishes for Structural steel buildings

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Fire wall for industrial buildings
April 2021

Are tilt panels the only firewall option?

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Industrial building suppliers
March 2021

How to maximise the area inside your building

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Gantry crane
November 2020

Overhead crane installation in steel buildings

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Tender process
October 2020

Turnkey vs tender

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XL Structural Steel commercial buildings
July 2020

The launch of XL Structural Steel

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Commercial steel buildings
August 2019

What is XL structural steel?

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Produce storage building
December 2018

A shed for all seasons

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