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Creating the stage for the 36th America’s Cup

Posted on Friday 14 August, 2020

In what has transpired to be a temporary relief from COVID-19 restrictions, July saw the return of the NZIOB’s classic ‘in-person’ site visits, with events simultaneously occurring in Auckland and Wellington on the afternoon of Thursday 23rd of July. The Auckland event involved a tour of the America’s Cup precinct (there are four syndicate bases including Team New Zealand’s).

Cuba St Precinct site visit a sell-out event

Posted on Friday 14 August, 2020

The Central Region Committee hosted a sell-out site visit to the Cuba Precinct project on 23 July. Highlights of the visit included insight into the retention methods of heritage features, viewing key structural elements, and a behind-the-scenes look into future developments in the area.

NZIOB AGM and Christ Church Cathedral site visit

Posted on Friday 31 July, 2020

The 37th Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the NZIOB was held in Christchurch on Tuesday the 28th of July. The AGM was bookended by a tour to the Christ Church Cathedral site and a presentation on that project.

Built to Last programme outline announced

Posted on Friday 31 July, 2020

The NZIOB conference for 2020, Built to Last, is positioned as a deep dive into new ideas that will transform and strengthen New Zealand’s construction industry. The conference will be delivered as a hybrid event, with in-person and virtual attendees and presenters, and will explore the core topics of Resilience, Technology, and Wellbeing. Friday, 30 October 2020

NZIOB welcomes new members

Posted on Friday 31 July, 2020

The following people have recently joined the NZIOB, having their membership ratified by the NZIOB National Board in late July. A warm welcome to you all and we look forward to connecting with you at an upcoming NZIOB event.

Hays Construction & NZIOB Salary Guide survey closing 5 August

Posted on Friday 31 July, 2020

Don’t miss your chance to take part in the 16th annual Hays Construction and NZIOB Salary Guide survey. If you’re a construction professional working in New Zealand, help us to make this year’s guide the biggest and best yet by completing the survey.

PwC Tower opens in Auckland after eight years of planning and construction

Posted on Friday 31 July, 2020

New Zealand’s tallest office building, the PwC Tower on Auckland’s downtown waterfront, opened for business earlier this week, after eight years in planning and construction. Standing about 180 metres tall, the 39-level steel and glass tower offers 39,000 square metres of Auckland’s premium office space.

The Central Region Quiz Night is back

Posted on Thursday 16 July, 2020

With life starting to get back to normal, our Central Region Committee decided it was timely for the industry to gather for a night of networking, drinks, and friendly competition. 5:30pm, Fri 4 Sep, Harbourside Function Centre (Mac’s Brewbar)

Missed an NZIOB webinar? No problem!

Posted on Thursday 16 July, 2020

Join Paul Lynch and Berhampore Peleti at 12:00pm on Wednesday 22 July, as they further explore the topic of suicide and mental health during these challenging times.

Southern Region Golf Day confirmed for 2020

Posted on Thursday 16 July, 2020

The Southern Region Committee have locked in a date and venue for their annual Golf Day – Friday, 6 November at the Templeton Golf Course in Christchurch.

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