The CARBONlite | design + build Team

Burkhard Hansen: Director

Burkhard trained as a carpenter in Germany and has 10 years extensive experience in the prefabrication process and 8 years experience in the PassivHaus building standard. Burkhard has worked for numerous companies all around the world including Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Denmark, the Canary Islands and New Zealand. He moved to Australia with his wife in 2011 and established CARBONlite | design + build. Burkhard is now a Master Builder and holds a Domestic Builder Unlimited Licence as well as a certified Passive House Tradesperson.

The CARBONlite | design + build team are a young and dynamic, including carpenters, roofers and designers. The company also employs apprentices and is always looking to add capable members to the team. We take pride in our relationship with and quality work of our reliable contractors.

Passive House Tradesperson Certificate

Passive House Tradesperson Certificate


Our Partners

Our partners are of the most experienced and most knowledgeable in this area:

LAROS Technologies, Canberra


Heat Recovery Ventilation


Pro Clima - New Zealand


Döpfner Windows and Doors, Germany