CCANZ appoints new chairman

The Cement and Concrete Association of New Zealand (CCANZ) has appointed Andrew Moss as chairman of the Board. Andrew, a CCANZ Board member for...

Apperley takes reins at Eco Insulation

Paul Apperley has moved to Eco Insulation Ltd as general manager, after nearly 20 years’ experience in the insulation industry. He brings a wealth...

The Ford Mondeo — one answer to rising fuel costs

With petrol prices doing the dance of the upwards spiral, there’s no doubt the time of the small car is coming again — which...

BCITO inaugural Building Careers Week a great success

The first BCITO Building Careers Week has helped quench the public’s thirst for information on the building and construction sectors, and looks set to...

Commercial Award over $5million

Ross Home provides residential services for older people, incorporating Ross Home, Ross Hospital and residential cottages. It was first built by Fletcher Brothers and...

Commercial Award $2million to $5million

An “incubator” for hi-tech companies involved in research and development, the tenants work in a wide variety of areas within the software and bio-technology...

QBE Insurance Commercial Award under $2million

The judges commented that the building blends into the landscape so effortlessly, it could almost have grown out of the ground it sits upon.  “The...

James Hardie show home award

Situated on a large corner site, an impressive sheltered entry and elegant foyer welcome you into this home constructed for acoustic stability, summer coolness...

NuLook Builders own home award

The house was conceived as a series of layers, with a strong emphasis placed on the horizontal, to give the home a designed elegant...

New Homes over $1million

The judges said not only was the site difficult, but that this was an extremely challenging design for the builder to execute.  It required a...