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Everybody needs good neighbours – By Nigel Parry

As the song for the famous TV show goes, with a little understanding you can find the perfect blend, and this has certainly been the case for the Transmission Gully construction project team in their approach to community and neighbour engagement. READ MORE >>

Village build brings new dimension to aged care – By Iain MacIntyre

Described as a ‘first of its kind in Asia Pacific’, Whare Aroha CARE’s state-of-the-art aged care facility in Rotorua is entering the final stages of construction ahead of its official opening early next year. READ MORE >>

Rebuilding Fijian homes a worthy exercise for Higgins and MIT – By Lynne Richardson

When Cyclone Winston devastated Fiji earlier this year, thousands were left homeless, but a joint venture between Higgins and a team of students and their tutor from the Manukau Institute of Technology (MIT) is helping to rebuild homes and communities. READ MORE >>

Christchurch bridges no longer falling down

As the Stronger Christchurch Infrastructure Rebuild Team (SCIRT) prepares to wrap up its five-year programme in Christchurch, it was a flock of sheep who stole the show at the recent re-opening of the city’s oldest timber bridge. READ MORE >>

Celebrating the success of women in construction

Women are thriving in New Zealand’s growing construction sector, with winners of the recent annual Hays NAWIC Excellence Awards hailed as ‘inspirational leaders who are passionate about demonstrating the success of women in construction’. READ MORE >>

Defence estate regeneration plan approved

Approval has been given for a $1.7 billion rejuvenation of NZ Defence Force (NZDF) buildings, infrastructure and facilities, Defence Minister Gerry Brownlee has announced. READ MORE >>
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