Ken Collins
Director - APEC Registered Architect

BBSc, BArch (Hons), ANZIA

Ken Collins

Ken is a founding Director of Lab-works Architecture. He has more than 35 years’ experience in architectural design, construction and implementation and he leads New Zealand in the design and construction of scientific, education and research laboratories and facilities.

Based in our Wellington office, Ken works on small to large-scale projects throughout New Zealand and overseas. He provides award winning architectural design and project management services across Crown Research Institutes, universities, medical, commercial and industrial sectors.

Ken is an APEC Registered Architect and a member of the New Zealand Institute of Architects. He presents at international laboratory design conferences and has been involved in the writing and reviews of various laboratory standards.

Clients value the trust and respect Ken brings to every project and his portfolio demonstrates a real depth and expertise in solving complex problems through solid collaboration and innovative architectural solutions.

The key to developing a strong relationship with clients is through building trust and respect. I believe open communication, particularly listening and keeping the client informed are essential. We approach all projects in a professional and friendly manner and are confident in our skills. We accept that our clients are often specialists in their own field and have much to offer to the project.

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