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Concrete NZ
Wednesday, 16 October 2019
Concrete Industry Believes Collaboration is Key to Achieving Building Quality »
Concrete New Zealand (NZ) chief executive Mr Rob Gaimster stresses the importance of enhanced collaboration between all of...
Tuesday, 15 October 2019
Christchurch Concrete Placer Wins 2019 Apprentice Award »
Zen Tahana of Bartlett Concrete Placing Ltd in Christchurch took home the 2019 Concrete Industry Apprentice of the Year aw...
Monday, 30 September 2019
Student Competition Inspires Collaboration and Innovation »
At the recent ArchEngBuild competition, 30 top architecture, engineering and construction management students from around...
Monday, 3 June 2019
Concrete's Contribution to Living Standards »
A Concrete NZ commissioned BERL report uses Treasury's Living Standards Framework to illustrate the concrete industry’s si...
Thursday, 2 May 2019
The Case for Concrete Roads Re-Confirmed »
An updated Infometrics report restates 2013 conclusions that concrete pavements are the most economical option over the li...

Learned Society
Thursday, 17 October 2019
Critical Auckland Infrastructure Wins Top 2019 Concrete NZ Learned Society Prize »
Auckland’s spectacular $1.4 billion Water Connection Project (Waterview) scored a double at the 2019 glittering Concrete N...
Thursday, 4 April 2019
Concrete NZ Learned Society - 2019 Concrete Awards »
The 2019 Concrete NZ Learned Society Concrete Awards are now open. Categories include: The Concre...
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...

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...

Monday, 14 October 2019
Excellence in Ready Mixed Concrete Production Celebrated with Inaugural Gold Status »
Allied Concrete’s Penrose and Nelson plants secured the inaugural Gold status at the 2019 Concrete New Zealand (NZ) Plant...
Thursday, 10 January 2019
Rewarding Community Concrete Project »
Students from Canterbury’s Rolleston College have gained valuable, hands-on experience of working with concrete in a colla...
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, 8 August 2019
Chief Executive's Upfront
Concrete & Zero Carbon: Meeting Demand Sustainably »

Concrete NZ supports the rationale behind the Climate Change Response (Zero Carbon) Amendment Bill , which seeks to ensur...
Friday, 14 June 2019
Chief Executive's Upfront
Concrete's Contribution to Living Standards »

With the change of Government in 2017, came a different way of looking at how the economy and the nation are performing....
Wednesday, 12 June 2019
Chief Executive's Upfront
Government Relations: The Long & the Short of It »

Opinion is divided as to whether the current Labour-led Government is as ‘transformational’ as it claims.  While the...
Thursday, 14 February 2019
Chief Executive's Upfront
Concrete Structures: An Assured Future »

With new provisions to the concrete structures Standard, extensive concrete-based research programmes and increasing aware...
Wednesday, 23 January 2019
Chief Executive's Upfront
Building Concrete Confidence »

The construction mood of 2018 was one of caution in response to the 2017 change of Government. At the same time margins we...