Project Tūrangi Tukua kaumātua whare/papakāinga development
Location Hīrangi Marae, Tūrangi
Client Hīrangi Marae Papakāinga Trust, Housing New Zealand Corporation, Carter Holt Harvey
Project team Rau Hoskins, Chris Sage, Miles Heine, designTRIBE office
Budget tbc
Completion 2004–05
Description This house type was designed as part of a papakāinga development in association Carter Holt Harvey. The project explored the potential for use of a prefabricated, insulated plywood sandwich panel construction system. In all, 10 of these dwellings were built at Hīrangi Marae in Tūrangi.