September 2020 Issue


There may be a light at the end of the RMA tunnel — but it’s still a long way away

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

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. Literally hours before BuildNZ, Facilities Integrate […]

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) deputy chief executive, […]

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 least 20% more […]

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 department has never […]

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 upgrading their lifestyle. […]