professional experienceRon is a Registered Architect with 12 years’ experience, 11 of which have been with Swan Railley. He became a director of Swan Railley Architects (australasia) Ltd in 2010. Ron travelled extensively for many years prior to pursuing a career in architecture and brings an international appreciation to the firm. He has worked on a variety of projects from residential additions and alterations to luxury multi-unit dwellings and apartments.
Ron's particular expertise is in the development and delivery of projects. He works closely with clients and the end users to fulfill their expectations to the highest degree by providing detailed design development and documentation. He has extensive experience administering and observing construction on site.
His main aim is to foster strong relationships with clients, project managers and consultants while focusing on realising positive outcomes in order to produce architecture that exceeds his client’s expectations.
significant projectsThe Waterfront Suites, Paihia, Bay of Islands NZ
Housing NZ Corporation Residential Development, St Lukes, Auckland, NZ
Point Ridge Gated Community, Albany, North Shore, Auckland, New Zealand (townhouses, terraces, apartments)
Whisper Cove Residential Development, Snells Beach, NZ (3-storey condominiums & apartments)
Falkenstein Residence, Dudley Road, Mission Bay, NZ
Gubb Residence, St Leonard's Road, Epsom, NZ
Williams Residence, Lawrence Street, Herne Bay, NZ
8-On-Nugent, Grafton, Auckland, NZ (fit out of.6-storey apartment building)
Survivor Samoa Resort Hotel, Fagaiofu Falelatai Samoa
Cable Landing Station, Nuku’alofa, Kingdome of Tonga (SPIN Cable Building)
Alterations and Additions to the Royal Palace, Nuku’alofa, Kingdom of Tonga (Palace offices, archives, privy council)
qualifications2002 - Bachelor of Architecture – Unitec Institute of Technology - Auckland
2009 - Registered Architect – New Zealand Registered Architects Board
Member – New Zealand Institute of Architects (NZIA)