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New Zealand Forest Research Institute T/A Scion






  • Project Management

RDT Pacific is providing Project Management services for the campus redevelopment at Scion Institute in Rotorua. This project will deliver modern, collaborative working spaces and high-tech facilities, and make more efficient use of the space available on this campus.

At the heart of the development will be a new Innovation Hub including a public space for our community to learn about the work being done at Scion.

The aim of creating a dynamic ecosystem, to foster industry and science collaboration and co-innovation that will ignite great thinking and ideas for our forestry, manufacturing and energy sectors.

This redevelopment includes the following:

  • L Block Level 1 Refit
  • Landscape Master Plan
  • L Block Ground Refit
  • G Block Demolition
  • Basement Amenities
  • Innovation Hub
  • Nursery Redevelopment
  • Forest Protection Labs
  • M Block Redesign
  • E+F Block Upgrade
  • 89 Field rooms