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Accord says strong pipeline forecast shows industry can prepare for future

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The Construction Sector Accord says forecasts of a strong construction industry pipeline show that the sector can and must prepare for a different future. The...

Barrington takes out Supreme House of the Year award

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Christchurch company Clive Barrington Construction has taken out the Registered Master Builders 2021 House of the Year Supreme Award with a Christchurch entry that...

Simplicity and NZ Living launch major build to rent housing programme

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Unlike standard residential developments where units are built for individual sale, build to rent (BTR) developments are designed and built specifically as long-term rentals. The...

Badham takes out RMB CARTERS 2021 Apprentice of the Year title

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Jarred Badham from the Central North Island Region has built his way to the top, taking out the title as this year’s Registered Master...

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Barrington takes out Supreme House of the Year award

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Christchurch company Clive Barrington Construction has taken out the Registered Master Builders 2021 House of the Year Supreme Award with a Christchurch entry that...

Keeping your good people

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TradieHR director Leigh Olsen presents some top tips and steps employers can take to retain their valued staff.I met with a client recently, and I...

OSM: Time to scale up to meet demand, retain jobs and build capability

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EasyBuild director Mike Fox says instead of importing fully-built homes, the Government has a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to create a sustainable, Kiwi-based, off-site manufacturing (OSM)...

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Northbeam — stronger, stiffer beams and square posts

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When architectural designer Corry Clayton designed this poolhouse in Northland, he chose Northbeam by Northpine, a specialist sawmill in Waipu, and one of the...

Multiscanner easily locates studs and joists

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The Zircon MultiScanner HD900 quickly and easily locates studs and joists behind walls, floors and ceilings. It also locates metal, as well as live...

End cutting pliers provide powerful cutting capabilities

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Channellock 203mm End Cutting Pliers provide powerful cutting capabilities, including piano wire (1.4mm to 2.3mm), hard wire (1.2mm to 2.3mm); medium hard wire (1.2mm...