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Planning for growth in a weather-beaten world

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Building Today columnist Ross Middleton says the Government wants houses, and lots of them — the irony being that the world is currently strangling...

Dedicated MIQ spots in next 12 months vital for construction sector workers

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The engineering and consulting sector continues to be optimistic about the future but there are concerns that a lack of specialist staff will affect...

Government housing package promises more sustainable housing market

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The Government has announced a housing package that it says will increase the supply of houses and remove incentives for speculators, to deliver a...

RMBA president Kerry Archer: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly

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With a nod to that classic 1966 Spaghetti Western movie starring Clint Eastwood, RMBA president Kerry Archer outlines the good, the bad and the...

The difficulty of providing affordable housing in New Zealand

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In his final column for Building Today, architect Don Bunting muses upon the apparent difficulty of providing affordable housing in New Zealand. What is wrong...

Regular Columns

A two-tier construction market — why isn’t New Zealand reaping the benefits?

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EasyBuild director and Building Today columnist Mike Fox says the motor vehicle industry worked out that mass production and simplification was the way to...

Planning for growth in a weather-beaten world

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Building Today columnist Ross Middleton says the Government wants houses, and lots of them — the irony being that the world is currently strangling...

RMBA president Kerry Archer: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly

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With a nod to that classic 1966 Spaghetti Western movie starring Clint Eastwood, RMBA president Kerry Archer outlines the good, the bad and the...

Products

MX FUEL System of cordless equipment launched in NZ

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The MX FUEL Equipment System from Milwaukee Tools was launched in New Zealand recently. Milwaukee Tools says the ground-breaking cordless system revolutionises the equipment market...

Hitting the sweet spot in bathroom vanity design

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

The substrate solution for roofing membranes

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