Ron Pynenburg

Registered Architect - BBSc, BArch (Hons), PPNZIA, Life Member FNZIA

Ron Pynenburg



Buildings in remote or harsh environments

Access and facilities for people with disabilities

Building legislation & compliance

Technical Reports


Bachelor of Building Science, Victoria University of Wellington 1980

Bachelor of Architecture (Hons), Victoria University Wellington 1982

Work History

1981 - Present Pynenburg & Collins Architects (director) and Lab-works Architecture (director)

Current Practice Role & Responsibilities

Director of both Pynenburg and Collins Architects Ltd and Lab-works Architecture Ltd

Consultation on access and facilities for people with disabilities, and weathertightness

Consultation on building legislation and compliance


Registered Architect - New Zealand Registered Architects Board

New Zealand Institute of Architects - Member

Accredited Barrier Free Advisor - Barrier Free New Zealand Trust

Industry Positions

Chairman- New Zealand Registered Architects Board (2005 - present)

Life member and Fellow of NZ Institute of Architects - Past President NZIA

Member Department Building and Housing Access Advisory Panel (2004 - present)

Member Barrier Free New Zealand Education Work Group (2003- present)

Council member - Lifetime Design (2007 - present)