Tendering – flat out and slowly going broke?

Have you ever wondered why an increasing number of highly successful builders have more work than they can handle at fair margins but never...

RMBF Strengthens capability in vital areas

The Registered Master Builders Federation has increased the depth of its management capability across two key areas in its business — membership services and...

Be rewarded for entering on-line

Be in to win a $3000 prize pack if you enter online in the Registered Master Builders 2006 House of the Year and RMB...

Call for nominations for the HoY national judging panel

Would you like to have the opportunity to judge the very best in residential construction by New Zealand’s top builders? With major changes this...

Changes to HoY will strengthen competition

The Registered Master Builders Federation has introduced changes to the 2006 House of the Year competition to ensure greater judging transparency and providing feedback...

The ‘sleeping giant’ has awoken with unstoppable momentum

There are defi ning times in the life of any organisation and the RMBF has just experienced one. 2005 will be remembered as the...

Volunteer building work in Fiji a ‘rewarding experience’

If New Zealand builders think they have problems dealing with climatic conditions at times and material supply worries in an overheated market such as...

Big freeze no problem for Yeats

Greymouth builder Chris Yeats became a twotime National Winner at the Registered Master Builders PlaceMakers 2005 Commercial Awards for a challenging building project in...

Supreme Award winner: Good communication essential

A movie called The Piano made many New Zealanders aware that the beaches on Auckland’s west coast were places of wild scenic grandeur. Of...

Bay members donate time and effort to ‘muck in’ locally

When the producer of the television programme Mucking In contacted Hawke’s Bay Registered Master Builders Association president Leno Federico his first reaction was to...