In Auckland, a 13-hectare brownfield site is being transformed into a modern logistics hub that maximises the property’s inner-city location.
Targeting a five-star Green Star certification, Roma Road will feature four highly sustainable buildings with workspaces complemented by extensive onsite amenities. The embodied carbon from the estate’s building materials and construction process will be reduced, where possible, with the remainder offset.
|Electric vehicle charging stations|
|Automated LED lighting|
|Rainwater harvesting and low-flow water fittings|
|Electrical smart metering to measure and reduce energy use|
|Low volatile organic compound materials and finishes|
|Net zero embodied carbon|
Continued urbanisation in New Zealand has confirmed the importance of central locations for industrial properties, close to consumers. Goodman’s portfolio is in Auckland where land is constrained and warehouse rental growth continues.
Fifty-three percent of New Zealanders now shop online, which has increased customer demand for strategic locations that enable speed to market.