Onehunga Wharf purchase key for neighbourhood revitalisation

Onehunga Wharf has been acquired by Auckland Council in a move that will be critical to the revitalisation of Onehunga over the next 30 years. READ MORE >>

Annual conference marks 20 years for NZCB

At the NZ Certified Builders (NZCB) annual conference in Rotorua on 25–26 May, more than 700 builders came together to celebrate the association’s 20th anniversary and to canvass key issues at a time when the sector remains under pressure from growing demand. READ MORE >>

$790 million Newmarket development a container hotspot

With more than 85 shipping containers onsite at the Westfield Newmarket development, it is the largest construction project container specialist Royal Wolf has supplied product for in New Zealand. READ MORE >>

Site Safe Construction Health and Safety Awards open for nominations

Calling all health and safety champions! Entries for the 2018 Site Safe Construction Health and Safety Awards are now open for entries. READ MORE >>

New logbook fines statistics show drivers risk driving fatigued

Statistics obtained from the NZ Police by DT Driver Training paint a bleak picture of drivers’ compliance with logbook and work time rules. READ MORE >>

NZIOB launches new skills training workshops

The New Zealand Institute of Building (NZIOB), together with building supply merchant Carters, has launched a series of skills training workshops for construction managers, those managing commercial building sites and larger residential projects. READ MORE >>

Manukau Bus Station recognised for architectural excellence

Already the recipient of a prestigious Auckland Architecture Award from the New Zealand Institute of Architects, the recently-opened Manukau Bus Station has been shortlisted for an award at the World Architecture Festival. READ MORE >>

The key to career success as a construction manager

A diverse technical foundation and strong communication, problem-solving and decision-making soft skills are required for any aspiring construction manager, according to a new report from recruiting experts Hays Construction. READ MORE >>

NZ construction industry forum Constructive returns for 2018

Is the construction sector ready to step up? At Constructive 2018, this question will be put to key influencers in the building and construction industry. This is your opportunity to hear whether they think the sector can, and if in fact it is already doing so. READ MORE >>

Hawkins – collaboration is the future of construction

A successful building project requires everyone involved to work together to the same high standards, but how do you make that happen when you’re managing your own site team as well as multiple subcontractors? READ MORE >>
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