Countdown Napier

About This Project

Scope of work

Relocation and replacement of aisles and shelving, demolition and relocation of the bakery and upgrading of the produce, deli and fish departments; the construction of electrical, water and service ducts throughout and installation of new checkouts.


This project required stringent programming and staging throughout to accommodate numerous trade subcontractors and keep service departments operational without disruption or safety concerns for customers.  Overcoming these challenges and achieving our completion dates were real highlights of this particular project.

‘Keeping a large supermarket operational throughout a major refit…’


General Distributors Ltd

Contract period:

4 months

Date completed:

August 2004

Approximate cost:

$1.6 million

Principal consultants:

Booth Sweetman Wolfe Ltd