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Young hairdresser stuns mum with career switch

Danyelle Bogue is a 22-year-old Wellington-based former hairdresser who leapt into a painting and decorating apprenticeship — and she’s loving it.

Toyota engineering future urban infrastructure

In an unexpected move for a leading automotive company, Toyota’s big announcement of CES 2020 extends well beyond the realm of the...

Engineers Association gets rebrand

Just as people and companies evolve, so do brands — The Association of Consulting Engineers New Zealand (ACENZ) will become the Association...

Finalists selected for 2020 NZ Wood-Resene Timber Design Awards

Judges have completed the task of selecting 48 finalists from the many entries received for the 2020 NZ Wood-Resene Timber Design Awards.

Chief executive appointed to lead new NZ Institute of Skills and Technology

Stephen Town has been named as the inaugural chief executive of the New Zealand Institute of Skills and Technology (working name).

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Protect businesses, jobs and skills by investing in the vertical construction industry

The chief executive of one of New Zealand’s leading commercial construction companies is asking the Government to consider underwriting the vertical construction...

Preparing your business for the rebound

Over the next four, six or eight weeks (who really knows) your focus will be on managing your business and getting it...

Site theft — the traumatic effects of burglary on clients and builders

By Building Today writer Jo Bailey In October last year, two weeks before I was...


Hitting the sweet spot in bathroom vanity design

Toobi II, designed and manufactured in New Zealand, takes its cue from classic mid-century design, where form follows function and each piece...

The substrate solution for roofing membranes

If you’re looking for the ideal substrate solution for roofing membranes, Strandsarking by Laminex New Zealand is the ideal product.

Containers for a wide range of uses

Sea Containers NZ specialises in shipping container hire, sales, relocations and modifications throughout New Zealand and the Pacific Islands.