Iron Bank

Project Overview

The building is 'Ecologically Sustainably Designed' and has received the first 5 Star As–Built Greenstar rating from the New Zealand Green Building Council.

Facade solution;

  • Steel rainscreen cladding
  • Heavy Duty sliding doors
  • Delta HD Commercial automated awning windows linked to BMS
  • Structural glass liftshaft cladding with a multi coloured staggered shingle effect
  • Fire rated circular glass floor
  • Auto access doors
  • Structural glass total vision shopfronts
  • Structural glass sliding door system
  • Structural glass balustrades


The Iron Bank building has won numerous awards;

2010 NZIA New Zealand Architecture Medal
2010 NZIA New Zealand Award – Commercial
2010 NZIA New Zealand Award – Sustainable
World Architecture Festival Highly Commended
MIPIM Future Project Awards Highly Commended
2009 NZIA Auckland Architecture Award Winner – Commercial
2009 NZIA Auckland Architecture Award Winner – Sustainable
2009 NZIA Auckland Architecture Award - Urban Design
2009 Auckland City Council, Mayoral Award - Urban Design
2009 Metro - Best New Commercial Building: Ironbank
2009 Best Commercial Project - Progressive Building
2010 Best Awards – Gold Award
2011 Property Council Awards – Merit


RTA & Partners

Macrennie Construction