SHADE SYSTEMS: NZ Shade Structure Specialists
At Shade Systems, we allow our customers to better utilise their outside spaces, come rain or shine.
Most people have a love of the outdoors, and given the chance, you’ll find us enjoying the fresh air at home, work and play. Therefore, we know the need that people have for shade to protect them from our harsh summer sun.
With over 60 years of industrial fabrics expertise in tensile membrane structures, our aim is simple. To protect the wellbeing of current and future generations with long lasting, great looking shade solutions.
Designed to protect everyone from the elements, our shade systems provide plenty of headroom and minimal framework, allowing a sense of openness undercover.
In addition, we offer design, manufacturing, installation and servicing. All this includes a huge range of innovative products, custom-made to suit commercial requirements.
If you need cover, give us a call on 0800 166 722, or Contact Us online.
Have you got courts that need covering? Take a look at some recent COLA’s Shade Systems designed, fabricated and installed…
Pt Chevalier School
March 1, 2017
The shape of the future
Pt Chevalier School in Auckland is home to over 700 students. As the school roll has increased significantly in the past decade, the site has required some clever planning to solve space issues. Shade Systems were able to help, and with the construction of the COLA (Covered Outdoor Learning Area), many of schools aims have come true.
Pt Chevalier School
March 1, 2017
The shape of the future Pt Chevalier School in Auckland is home to over 700 students. As the school roll has […]
New Lynn Bowling Club
January 24, 2017
Shade Systems have recently completed New Zealand’s first covered outdoor bowling green, located in New Lynn Auckland. New Lynn Bowls Club […]
Rainbows End Theme Park
January 11, 2017
A town with a roof The latest addition to Rainbows End Theme Park is AA Drivers Town, it opened on […]
"I would strongly recommend the COLA canopy and I think that Shade Systems gave us excellent advice! I would listen to everything they say and I wouldn’t hesitate to recommend them!"
Judith Howe, EO - Gladstone School
"There are 4 words to describe our outdoor classroom; our amazing canopy. It is truly fabulous! "
Dr Anne Malcolm, Principal - Ponsonby Primary School
"Once this (Court Canopy) was built, Crossfit wanted one as well."
Derek Rope, General Manager - College Rifles
“Putting in NZ’s first and only crochet net by Japanese Artist Toshiko Horiuchi Macadam meant we were faced with a challenge on how to create an attractive and efficient shade system. Shade Systems ideas and flexibility, were just what we needed to make this an outstanding feature in our Urban landscape”
David Sutherland, Owner - Whoa! Studios
SHADE SYSTEMS: Cover For Generations
Shade Systems is New Zealand’s largest and most innovative supplier of custom-made commercial shade and weather protection structures. Operating from a purpose-built manufacturing plant, we offer our clients an end-to-end service, from design and manufacture, through to installation and servicing.
Our aim is simple; to protect the well-being of current and future generations by providing our customers with long lasting, great looking shade structures. We aim to help protect our customers whatever the weather – both now and in the future, while enhancing and improving the appearance of their outdoor spaces.
Shade Equals Safer Spaces
It is well-known that high numbers of New Zealanders suffer skin cancer because of harmful UV rays from the sun. Our shade structures offer protection from these rays, keeping New Zealanders more sun safe.
Looking ahead, our vision is to help improve and enhance the health and quality of our customers’ lives through using our shade structures.
Do you have an area requiring shade? We have the solution! Check out our Shade Structures range below.