New BT columnist Ross Middleton: An election builds — but industry does the work

The glad-handing, the promises, the baby kissing, the skydiving, the produce purchasing. Ross Middleton puts a light-hearted dropsaw through our politicians' electoral...

Construction sector aided by Accord’s agile and responsive decision making

New Zealand’s construction sector could have emerged from Covid-19 in a critical state if not for the actions of the Construction Sector...

NZ Building Industry Awards to be live-streamed simultaneously across three venues

The annual New Zealand Building Industry Awards Ceremony & Gala Dinner is a night to acknowledge and celebrate the practitioners behind New...

There may be a light at the end of the RMA tunnel — but...

EasyBuild director and Building Today columnist Mike Fox says the Resource Management Act is well overdue its ongoing potential shake-up, and that...

BuildNZ rescheduled to November 2020

XPO, New Zealand’s largest exhibitions organiser, has had to rapidly adjust to the inconvenience caused by the Covid-19 pandemic.

Quinn moves on to new NZIST challenge

Building and Construction Industry Training Organisation (BCITO) chief executive Warwick Quinn has been appointed New Zealand Institute of Skills and Technology (NZIST)...

Modular commercial design produces cost-effective result

A rare large-scale commercial development in Kaikoura that promises to reignite tourism and the local economy is on track to be at...

Talking up the doom and gloom — is it justified?

Building Recruitment managing director Kevin Everett says despite all the doom and gloom after Alert Level 4 lockdown, his company’s Permanent Recruitment...

July house sales defy expectations

House sales for July were the highest in five years, due to pent-up demand and interest from first-home buyers, investors and families...