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Concrete NZ
Wednesday, 27 November 2019
Concrete NZ Welcomes Reinforcing Processors Stakeholder Group »
Concrete New Zealand (NZ), the recently formed ‘consolidated’ association representing the wider concrete industry, has an...
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...

Learned Society
Thursday, 17 October 2019
Critical Auckland Infrastructure Wins Top 2019 Concrete NZ Learned Society Prize »
Auckland’s spectacular $1.4 billion Waterview Connection Project (Waterview) scored a double at the 2019 glittering Concre...
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...

Wednesday, 23 October 2019
Retaining Wall Section of Concrete Masonry Manual Updated »
Concrete masonry is a staple material of the construction industry, offering structural and architectural advantages in a...
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...
Wednesday, 31 July 2019
Blow and Pump-Back Safety Alert Updated »
This updated Concrete NZ Safety Alert addresses the issue of concrete blow-back and pump-back into the concrete truck mixi...
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...

Sunday, 9 February 2020
Chief Executive's Upfront
Future Options For Concrete Industry Standards »

As New Zealand struggles to maintain its suite of structural design and material production Standards, is it time to consi...
Tuesday, 19 November 2019
Chief Executive's Upfront
Resilience Must Not Be Compromised »

The Climate Change Response (Zero Carbon) Amendment Bill, which sets a target to reduce net carbon emissions to zero by 20...
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...