April 2023 Issue


The plan to reconnect the public to vacated Ports of Auckland land

Mayor Wayne Brown has given Eke Panuku a “letter of expectation” to undertake master planning for a regenerated publicly-owned waterfront vacated by Ports of Auckland. […]

A year for advocacy

RMBA chief executive David Kelly provides an overview on a number of issues the RMBA is currently tackling — and the good progress being made. […]

Showtime: Three great industry events under one roof

Discover the newest construction industry innovations all under one roof in Auckland at BuildNZ, Facilities Integrate and The National Safety Show. New Zealand’s largest trade […]

Pacifica Tower wins top honour at concrete industry awards

The project team responsible for the Pacifica Tower in Auckland’s CBD, New Zealand’s highest residential building, has taken home the 2023 Nauhria Premier Concrete Award. […]

New turbines for the windiest continent

Ross Island, Antarctica, is set to receive three new state-of-the-art wind turbines that will power the future Scott Base with more than 90% renewable energy. […]

Law changed to protect subcontractors

Legislative changes have been made to give subcontractors the confidence that they will be paid the retention money they are owed should the head contractor’s […]

Toolbox breakfasts encourage environmentally-safe sites

Site Safe, in partnership with Auckland Council, will be hosting barbeque breakfasts on GJ Gardner development sites across the Auckland region over the coming months […]