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Concrete NZ
Monday, 15 October 2018
Concrete Cutter Wins 2018 Apprentice Award »
Rafaele Vaifale of Sharp Concrete Cutters & Drillers Ltd in Auckland took home the 2018 Concrete Industry Apprentice o...
Monday, 15 October 2018
Wastewater Treatment Plant Upgrade Wins 2018 Supreme Concrete3 Sustainability Award »
The McConnell Dowell – HEB Construction Joint Venture (JV) has collected the 2018 Supreme Concrete 3 Sustainability Awar...
Wednesday, 1 August 2018
2018 Concrete3 Sustainability Awards - Entries Open »
This is an opportunity to show how your concrete-based product, project, programme or initiative has contributed to New Ze...
Wednesday, 20 June 2018
2018 Concrete Industry Apprentice of the Year Award - Entries Open »
Concrete apprentices from around New Zealand are encouraged to demonstrate their skills and passion by entering the 2018 C...
Monday, 4 June 2018
Concrete NZ Welcomes Enrique del Rey Castillo »
At the beginning of 2018 Concrete NZ welcomed to the team Dr Enrique del Rey Castillo as Structural Engineering Fellow....

Learned Society
Thursday, 1 November 2018
Chris Munn Receives Honorary Membership »
Widely considered one of the most prolific and popular presenters at Concrete Conferences over the years, Chris Munn’s ou...
Sunday, 14 October 2018
Successful 2018 Concrete NZ Conference »
Hamilton’s Claudelands Events Centre once again lived up to its reputation as an ideal venue for the Concrete Conference....
Friday, 13 October 2017
Acknowledging Ex-Presidents »
Three former Society presidents have received honorary memberships for their outstanding contributions over the years. The...

Masonry
Saturday, 17 February 2018
Seminars Increase Interest in SuDS »
With awareness of sustainable urban drainage system (SuDS) applications growing, the Concrete NZ Masonry Sector Group (NZ...

Readymix
Sunday, 11 November 2018
Readymix Awards Celebrate Concrete Excellence »
‘Excellence in Concrete’ was celebrated at the recent Concrete NZ Conference at Claudelands in Hamilton which hosted the R...
Wednesday, 1 August 2018
Concrete NZ Readymix Sector Group Awards - Entries Open »
Entries are now open for the 2018 Concrete NZ Readymix Sector Group Awards. This is an opportunity for Concrete NZ Readymi...
Friday, 20 July 2018
+IMPAC’s Concrete and Confined Spaces Course »
When Kyle Earnshaw, Allied Concrete’s Health and Safety Advisor, contacted IMPAC about the Concrete and Confined Spaces...
Thursday, 1 February 2018
Concrete Truck Bowl Cleaning: Guidance Document »
The Concrete NZ Readymix Sector Group has released the Concrete Truck Bowl Cleaning: Guidance Document , which seeks to...
Friday, 1 December 2017
2017 Readymix Awards »
October’s concrete industry conference set a new benchmark by attracting 371 delegates, which eclipses the previous best g...

Upfront
Monday, 4 June 2018
Chief Executive's Upfront
Concrete Ideas to Get Auckland Moving »

Construction activity across New Zealand, and particularly the Auckland region, is running at record levels. This is a wel...
Monday, 19 February 2018
Chief Executive's Upfront
Pro-Wood Government Procurement Not The Answer »

When a construction project is undertaken, the principals should be free to choose the most suitable building materials.&n...
Monday, 20 November 2017
Chief Executive's Upfront
Innovate A Competitive Future »

We find ourselves in strange times. Construction is at almost unprecedented levels and the ‘job sheet’ remains full for th...
Monday, 31 July 2017
Chief Executive's Upfront
Spotlight On Precast Concrete Floors »

The 7.8 Mw Kaikoura Earthquake of 14 November 2016 - a complex multi-fault rupture with prolonged ground shaking – was a w...
Friday, 31 March 2017
Chief Executive's Upfront
A Robust Concrete Landscape »

The National Construction Pipeline Report has become a key document in forecasting construction industry activity. If the...