Bob Burnett Architecture
Bob Burnett Architecture began business in 1999 establising a leading reputation in architectural design with both residential and commercial buildings. The firm is recognised as specialist in energy efficient eco homes, hill homes and alterations. Since 2000 Bob has been a Professional member of ADNZ (Architectural Designers NZ) garnering numerous ADNZ Design Awards over the years for a diverse range of projects.
- Bob Burnett received the sustainability award in 2008.
- Bob Burnett is also a Licensed Building Practitioner.
- Bob has around 25 years experience in total, starting out working in some leading local firms mainly on very large scale, commercial projects and then tutored at Christchurch Polytechnic before establishing the firm in 1999.
Shizuka Yasui joined the firm in 2000 and provides a Japanese design influence. She is a Japan registered architect level 1 (the highest level). Bob and Shizuka work together on all projects. Sustainability and Energy Efficiency have been a long-term interest. We have developed many innovative techniques and unique construction details to make our buildings as energy efficient as possible. The result is buildings that are healthy, warm and comfortable which have with very low running costs and are enjoyable for the occupants. With new software called ECODESIGNER we can analyze thermal performance and energy efficiency and carbon footprint of design alternatives.