What is required to satisfy the requirements of Section 20(2)(e) of the CCA 2002?

In this month’s article I wish to review the recent Court of Appeal decision in C J Parker Construction Ltd (In Liquidation) v WS...

I like it

For those old enough to remember, the title of this column came from the 1963 hit by Gerry and the Pacemakers. I honestly don’t...

Events centre — well utilised and much appreciated

Back in April 2005, the Counties Manukau Pacific Trust unveiled its TelstraClear Pacific Events Centre. Remarkably, the building opened debt-free. Since its opening,...

Delivering BIM

It’s been said that a good idea is one that can be encapsulated in 10 words or less. The challenge of delivering Building Information...

Shrinking timber weatherboards – there is a problem

If the large amount of responses I got from it is anything to go by, last month’s article on the problems experienced with shrinking,...

Recognising resignations . . .

Tradie HR director Leigh Olsen has some helpful advice for business owners and managers in dealing with staff resignations in a professional...

Building Practitioner Licensing now at critical stage

It’s been more than three years in the making, but we are steadily making progress towards turning on the “go live” switch for the...

The Financial Assistance Package — an opportunity?

A claim is eligible if water has penetrated the dwelling because of some aspect of the design or construction, the dwelling is damaged as...

Changes ensure due diligence

Happy New Year to you all! I hope you are over the festive season and are raring to get back into work. Some of you...

Memorial cup presented by Waikato

The Waikato Registered Master Builders Association was proud to present the Ian Gillett Memorial Cup to its top Waikato Master Builders Apprentice for 2009...