Construction and demolition waste management specification launched

An ecolabel specification that will encourage companies to reduce the amount of construction and demolition (C&D) waste going to landfill has been...

Hirepool backing NZ’s civil construction industry

A long-standing partnership for the benefit of New Zealand’s civil construction industry is set to continue following the renewal of Hirepool’s Principal Business...

Mitre 10 Gisborne open for business

After 10 months of construction and much anticipation in the local community, Mitre 10 Gisborne opened its doors to the public on...

A vocational education system fit for the future

Meeting a large skills shortage is no mean feat, but in challenge lies opportunity. Enter the Reform of Vocational Education (RoVE) —...

Building skills for the future — still a long way to go to meet...

The number of Kiwis taking up construction apprenticeships has reached record high numbers, but Building and Construction Industry Training Organisation chief executive...

HERA launches new Future Forum series

The engineering industry is charging into the new decade with the Heavy Engineering Research Association (HERA) Future Forum 2020 series of events...

‘Tis the season for unreason

Tradie HR director Leigh Olsen provides some tips as to how to manage your workforce during the silly season.

Year in review

This year has been significant for our sector. Before we take a well-deserved break, we should take a moment to reflect on...

BT’s Back In Time

20 years ago — December 1999: • The preferred site for an indoor arena in the Auckland region —...

Spearhead Developments wins prestigious Supreme New Home award

Spearhead Developments’ Cromwell Hawk House has won the Supreme New Home, Craftsmanship, and CARTERS $1 million to $1.5 million New Home awards...