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Friday Working Lunch at The Helm;

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Site Visit, Hillcrest Pharmacy Cafe; October 2017.

Hillcrest Pharmacy

Daffodil Day. Supporting the Cancer Society each year. Spring has finally sprung in Hamilton.

Daffodil Day

Great to catch up with everyone at the Midwinter Office Dinner at Hayes Common Cafe, Hamilton, and meet the new significant others of the team. 

CBMTA Dinner

The Chibnall Buckell Team Architects Crew, March, 2017;


Sadly, Mira Marovic is leaving CBMArchitects to move and be nearer her growing family in Italy. It has been a fantastic twenty years working with you Mira. You have enriched our lives. Much love; Pete, Dom, Ruth, Dean, Kelly, Karl and Emily.

Mira Leaving

 Great Christmas 2016 Secret Santa Party.

CBMTA Secret Santa 2016

Great time lapse video of the track installation. CBM Architects working with Livingstone Building to deliver the Avantidrome at Cambridge...

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CBMTA Staff, September, 2016

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Team Architects, Annual General Meeting, Martinborough; June 2016.

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Ongoing Staff Training through Site Safe, New Zealand, with Emily Gao and Karl Hoffmann successful accreditation.

 Site Safe

Another New Zealand Institute of Architects Design Award; The Avantidrome,

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October, 2015. We have shifted office...albeit six metres south and one floor higher. Now we are all on one 250sq.m level. Creating an industry based Business Hub with supporting Project Manager and Engineer Consultants, 1088 Victoria BizHub changes the way we deliver our future projects.


Waikato Times, Business Day, 08 October, 2014;


Waikato Times front page, 12 August, 2014.....Games medal success from The Avantidrome...

Waikato Times, June 18, 2014; The Avantidrome success story..!!!!!

Waikato Business News, CBMTA Supporting Livingstone Building, March, 2014.

















Chibnall Buckell Marovic Team Architects, Staff as at 01 April, 2014...we turned FOUR..!!!!!



Avantidrome Opening Ceremony, Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and Prime Minister John Key, 12 April, 2014;



Dean Burdett joins CBM Architects on 31 March, 2014, and with Kelly West, make the best technical team on the planet..!!!!

Dean Burdett


Waikato Hospice, Stage TWO;



March 13, 2014, TV ONE Report/Video...The Avantidrome..

March 13, 2014, TV THREE  Report/Video...Riders love the Avantidrome...

Comumnity using the Avantidrome 75% of the time. Programmes need to be booked in advance..!!!













Encube Ethicals, Goa, Office development by CBM Architects, secures the highest possible sustainable design PLATINIUM LEEDS rating.













Waikato Times, Wednesday 12 February, 2014; Prime Minister John Key to open the Avantidrome on Friday 11 April, 2014;

Waikato Times, 17 December, 2013;

Avantidrome Track Trialling, UCI Accreditation Ceremony, December 13, 2013;

 Waikato Times, 08 November, 2013;




















Team Architects AGM/CPD, Auckland, Auckland Art Gallery Visit, 16 September, 2013;














Published in Waikato Times, Saturday 24 August, 2013, The Avantidrome; The massive interior..!!!!! 













Waikato Times, Saturday 27 July, 2013.













Cambridge Edition, Front Page; July, 17, 2013.













21 June, 2013, CBM Architects' Awards wall now full...having to use another wall for the coming years..!!!!












 The Avantidrome, Waikato Times, Friday 24 May, 2013













Chibnall Buckell Marovic Team Architects Facebook Site, 12 September, 2013, now with 4,094 Friends and Followers..!!!!!













CBMTA ongoing support for Waikato Hospice, National Hospice Awareness Day













 Chibnall Buckell Marovic Bonding; Andrew Parker, Dominic Buckell, Nick Chibnall-West, Kelly West....Volcano Trekking.....

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 The Avantidrome visited by the Prime Minister, John Key, 26 April, 2013.













Chibnall Buckell Marovic Team Architects Staff as at April 2013; Mira Marovic, Kelly West, Nick Chibnall-West, Ruth Ewbank, Peter Chibnall, Andrew Parker, Dominic Buckell.









Waikato Times Press Release; The Avantidrome "Rock Star" visitors.....

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Avantidrome National Velodrome here for updated images.

avanti news The Avantidrome started its journey as The Home of Cycling in early 2010. SPARC NZ issued a Request for Proposal across New Zealand, with the provision of granting a $7million funding package for a velodrome delivery under the UCI Olympic Regulations. The facility was to be located somewhere in a region that had the best value transport and access for the general public and high performance athletes. Thirteen regions submitted to the proposal, across a comprehensive and challenging twelve month time line.Chibnall Buckell Marovic Team Architects’ Joint Ventured with the large Waikato construction company, Livingstone’s, and delivered a successful design build/guaranteed maximum price/fixed time line package for delivery in January 2014. The velodrome arena is 110metres in length by 65metres in width, and has no supporting columns, rather a series of angled perimeter columns supporting 6 metre high, curved steel space frames, suspended 20 metres above the Siberian Pine timber track. An adjacent three storey administration building, houses Bike New Zealand and High Performance Sport, as well as a significant number of community based office, gymnasium and training spaces for road, track, BMX and mountain bike programmes. The complex and challenging design journey, has provided CBMTA with a series of skill sets, resulting in a cost efficient, finely tuned architectural design, that will endure for generations to come.    read more »




Sir Graham Henry sells their Peter Chibnall designed home. Click here for images.

Sir Graham Henry and wife Raewyn have sold their waterfront Auckland mansion in a private sale. The Henrys built the house six years ago after asking Hamilton architect Peter Chibnall to design a home for the bare site they had bought in 2002 for $1.4m. Chibnall Buckell Marovic designed a four-bedroom, four-bathroom home, with guest accommodation, with a separate kitchen and its own entrance, is joined to the rest of the house by an elevator to all three levels.   read more »












Team Architects' Winter Newsletter. Click on

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greenstar resizedChibnall Buckell Marovic Team Architects are proud to be Establishment Members of the New Zealand Green Building Council. We have fully accredited GreenStar professionals within our Team Architects network.  read more »

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