Sylvia Park shopping centre
This recently completed project is the largest regional
shopping centre in N.Z.
Situated on a 24 hectare site
offering over 180 specialty retail stores, a state of the art Hoyts
10 screen cinema complex, an entertainment precinct and over 3000
carparks, this is the largest project undertaken by Allendale
Electrical to date.
The site is served by its own 11KV ring main from a new Vector
substation on the perimeter of the site, LV power is provided
through 12 No. 1MVA transformers to dedicated main switchboards for
each zone. "House" boards provide services to common areas
whilewhile tenancies are generally supplied via fused tap off boxes
from one of a number of "retail" bus systems installed in the
All house lighting including the malls, amenities, carparks,
ringroad, signage and feature lighting is controlled by a fully
programmable Dynalite control system.
Allendale's contract also included the lighting design of
specialist lighting for common areas, feature lighting &
controls and design & installation of a fibre & copper
backbone network for the centre.