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NZ Crane lends a lift to help raise funds for Te Puea Marae

It may not be quite on the scale of the heavy lifts NZ Crane Hire has undertaken at the Waterview Connection project, but when the company delivered a Wendy house to Maungawhau Primary School in Mt Eden, it was just as impressive – and exciting – for the students. READ MORE >>

Top 100 builds announced as best of the best

One hundred of the best builds in New Zealand have been named as national gold reserve finalists in the Registered Master Builders 2016 House of the Year. READ MORE >>

Redeveloped Aurora Centre delivers quality office accommodation

Warren and Mahoney has completed a comprehensive $72 million structural upgrade and redevelopment of the former Unisys House and adjacent Aurora Chambers buildings in Wellington, which were originally constructed in the mid-1960s and ‘70s respectively. The property, located at 56 The Terrace, has been renamed the Aurora Centre. READ MORE >>

International water management practices vital for NZ

New overseas innovations and thinking around water management can be harnessed in New Zealand to help relieve the damaging impact of extreme water events, says David Bailey, general manager of leading tank and pipe manufacturer Bailey Tanks. READ MORE >>

New industry award shines light on skilled apprentices

Steel Construction New Zealand (SCNZ) has launched a brand-new award which celebrates excellence amongst apprentice fabricators. READ MORE >>

Housing for older Aucklanders to better meet their needs

Auckland Council’s portfolio of homes for older Aucklanders has received a major boost, with the approval to redevelop the villages through a partnership with the Selwyn Foundation. READ MORE >>

Corbel Construction to deliver upgrade of North Canterbury schools

Four North Canterbury schools are currently undergoing a $16 million redevelopment with Corbel Construction as part of the Ministry of Education’s programme to expand and upgrade their facilities to support modern teaching and enhance students’ learning and achievement. READ MORE >>

Double medal trifecta for Southern Landmarx at national landscaping awards

Queenstown-based landscaping company Southern Landmarx has struck gold, silver and bronze at the 2016 Landscaping New Zealand’s (LNZ) Landscapes of Distinction Awards. READ MORE >>

#BuildAKL matching young Aucklanders with construction jobs

A new interactive social media campaign, #BuildAKL, has been launched, with the aim of getting 4000 young people into Auckland’s booming construction and infrastructure sector. READ MORE >>

Ongoing pressures in the construction industry – By David Webb and Rod McKemmish

Over the last five years, we’ve seen a number of large players in the construction industry come under stress – and the flow-on effects of that are continuing to be realised, both for suppliers and the wider industry. READ MORE >>
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