22 degrees

22 degrees is a full service building services design and consulting business. Established by Robert Mannes in 2000, the company works with diverse clients throughout New Zealand providing HVAC, hydraulics, and electrical engineering solutions. We deliver clean, smart, sustainable designs which are specific to the needs of each project. Each engineer is personally involved in all aspects of the process, ensuring stakeholders receive our full focus. We are committed to consistently delivering quality work and creating long term solutions.


Our services include design and consulting:
Design: All aspects HVAC, hydraulics; plumbing and drainage, electrical building services and ESD.
Consulting: Building and peer reviews, reports, solutions for increased energy efficiency, design cost savings and recommendations on sustainable design.

Who We Work With

We work with architects, project managers, property managers, construction companies, developers, councils, and industry colleagues. Usually involved from ‘get go’ on projects we partner closely with stakeholders to achieve optimum results. Technical skills, good planning and communication are vital to our process.

If changes are required we work closely with those involved to ensure an effective solution. We believe in teamwork, taking ownership and a can do approach. Most of our clients work with us often and enjoy the point of difference we offer.

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Industry News

Seismic Bracing Needs Revisiting

Risk from poor seismic planning is significant in the construction industry. Since Christchurch, we’re all mindful of the hazards posed by poor design or construction; so seismic restraint in building services … Read More +

22 Degrees Mixed Mode Model

At 22 Degrees we have been exploring mixed mode options on projects for some time now. As Robert Mannes mentioned in his August post, Auckland has a reasonably mild climate and is ideal for mixed mode … Read More +

22 degrees Blog

22 News – Sept ’16

22 News & Quiz TVNZ – opens Cocktail Party New Cadet Quiz – win lunch at Mekong Baby This month one of our projects was officially launched – TVNZ (stage 2). This was a service intensive … Read More +

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