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Thinking Big

Thinking Big

Written By: Don Bunting Architect Don Bunting provides this little gem as food for thought: The process of designing and building would be so much more simpler if everyone just meekly accepted the excellent acceptable solutions provided by the Government and forget about thinking for themselves.
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Risky business

Risky business

Written By: Don Bunting Architect Don Bunting rattles off some more random observations about the construction and associated industries. This month: “Rabbits” ejected from sports grounds — a reflection of over-zealous health and safety procedures?
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    Terry Sage of Trades Coaching New Zealand debates the pros and cons of working for yourself — that fine balancing act otherwise known as the ‘Business Dream’
  • The Building Act 2004 — a refresher course

    Timothy Bates of Auckland law firm Legal Vision reviews several of the key provisions of the Building Act 2004.
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