Datacom Head Office

Client: Datacom
Timeframe: Completed May 2017
Total value: Confidential

Components: A new head office for Datacom in Wynyard Quarter - a fully integrated fit out project across 5 floors (12,000m2)

Project description:

This project is the new head office for Datacom in Wynyard Quarter – Gaunt Street a fully integrated fit out project across 5 floors (12,000m2) of the new building.
Xigo acted as Datacom’s representative/advisor throughout the project from the negotiation of the Development Agreement to the close out.

The building achieved practical completion in March 2017 with Datacom relocating 1200 staff by June 2017. Datacom is consolidating to a single building from their current 5 locations throughout Auckland.

Xigo managed Datacom’s fitout (SHF) design through an extensive and detailed consultation process with key Datacom stakeholders.

The project involves management of the SHF design and interacting with the developer’s services consultants and main contractor who all worked together to ensure that Datacom’s design was fully integrated into the basebuild.

Our role

Xigo provided project management and consultancy services for Datacom in this project that included design management, procurement of FFE and contract administration (under the development agreement).

Main challenges

  • Managing a large commercial fit out design
  • Assistance and input during the negotiation of the development agreement between the developer and the Datacom
  • Extensive consultation with clients multiple stakeholders
  • Management of interaction with developer, under development agreement, on behalf of Datacom
  • FFE procurement for 1200 users
  • Relocation of multiple buildings into a single tenancy