Wellington Airport: Structural steel frame for Rydges Hotel commences installation

    Wellington Airport announced (26-Sep-2017) the first sections of the structural steel frame for Rydges Hotel was installed on 26-Sep-2017. Remaining sections of the 1000 ton structural steel frame will be delivered over the next few weeks and installed, the size and scale of the final development is coming into view. As previously reported by CAPA, the NZD36 million (USD25 million) hotel is scheduled to open in late 2018, featuring 134 rooms with restaurant, bar and conference facilities. [more – original PR]