Conferenz Smartex

Pumped! Riding the waves at Wero – By Lynne Richardson

Tucked away in the corner of the site office is a purple kayak, and I’ve been told to bring a lifejacket along with a high-vis vest and hard hat for my visit. Welcome to the Vector Wero Whitewater Park construction site. READ MORE >>

Rethinking funding and delivering infrastructure

David Gilbert, a specialist infrastructure lawyer and partner with Minter Ellison Rudd Watts, says that failure to act on infrastructure is no longer an option. READ MORE >>

21st century upgrade for the Kaimai Rail Tunnel – By Corrie Cook

When the Kaimai Rail Tunnel was completed in 1978, its design life was expected to be 50 years. It’s now having its first significant upgrade, which is expected to extend its useful life for a further 100 years – future planning includes provision for increasing axle loads from more frequent freight traffic between the Port of Tauranga and Te Rapa, at higher speeds within the tunnel. READ MORE >>

Smart solution for Wellington motorway – By Iain MacIntyre

Motorists in the capital will soon experience the country’s first ‘smart motorway’ as works draw to a close on the $87 million upgrade of the state highway network from the Terrace Tunnel to Johnsonville and Petone. READ MORE >>

Embedding a company-wide health and safety culture at City Care

John Ford is City Care’s general manager of health and safety, and he’s a driven man. His mission? To entrench a compliant and supportive health and safety culture at City Care through the twin tenets of visible leadership and getting the fundamentals right. READ MORE >>

A new wave for Sumner Surf Lifesaving Club – By Lee Suckling

After operating out of shipping containers for four-and-a-half years, Christchurch’s Sumner Surf Lifesaving Club has been given a new home. READ MORE >>
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