A World Class Retail Experience for New Zealand Shoppers

August 9, 2016





RCP Wellington are proud to have delivered the new David Jones store on Wellington’s Lambton Quay.

The new David Jones department store in Wellington is the 41st store for the high end retailer and the first international venture for the Australian based David Jones group. The store brings a world class retail experience to New Zealand shoppers that is on par with the best department stores globally.

RCP provided a full suite of project management services for the 12 month refurbishment of the historic Kirkaldie & Stains department store which covers 3 floors and incorporated structural modifications to allow for the addition of escalators, replacement of air conditioning and services, retention of the historic facade and the addition of premium fixtures and finishings throughout. Included in the comprehensive

services provided, RCP managed adjacent tenants, key stakeholders and regulatory requirements including negotiating resource and building consents.

The store was officially opened by the Prime Minister, Right Hon. John Key on Wednesday 27th July and was attended by more than 150 VIPs.

Media coverage of the new store can be accessed here.