New Christchurch multi-school campus completed

ShapEd has completed development of a new state-of-the-art campus for the Ministry of Education in Christchurch. The facility will be home to Shirley Boys’ and...

Wide range of measures needed to assess city ‘competitiveness’

A more comprehensive and holistic set of measures is needed to assess and report on the capability, functionality and “health” of New Zealand’s cities...

Lum wins 25th national excavator competition

Riki Lum was named the winner of the National Excavator Operator Competition following two days of intense competition against the country’s top excavator operators...

Search is on for NZ’s top carpentry apprentice

It’s time for carpentry apprentices from across New Zealand to show off their skills and build their career by competing for the coveted title...

New bridge planned for Wynyard Quarter

Plans are afoot to replace the Wynyard Crossing pedestrian bridge that links Auckland’s city centre to the waterfront with a new, more reliable bridge. The...

Psychological First Aid

By RMBA president Darrell Trigg   There is a lot of information at the moment highlighting the issue of mental health and well-being in many industries...

Tiny Home auction proceeds help Hawke’s Bay cancer charity

A container transformed into a high-spec tiny home was sold recently with proceeds going to cancer charity Look Good Feel Better. More than 100 people...

Kennards Hire joins the Westgate community with a purpose-built 2600sq m branch

Westgate is home to one of New Zealand’s biggest town developments, and now also home to Kennards Hire’s newest branch, bringing the New Zealand...

Sector rejects vocational education reforms

The construction sector has rejected the Government’s proposal to reform vocational education. The Building and Construction Industry Training Organisation (BCITO) held a sector summit in...

When tools become unguided missiles

Sometimes the biggest threat to people in a head-on crash is all the things that are behind them. A collision in Hamilton between two vans...