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Incoming NZIOB Board Member: Nigel Dong (Central Region Representative)

Posted on Thursday 05 September, 2019

Nigel is the Managing Director and an Executive Principal of Designgroup Stapleton Elliott (DGSE). He is also a Director of Designgroup New Zealand (DGNZ) and has been a Registered Architect for over 26 years. Nigel has an extensive portfolio across…

Incoming NZIOB Board Member: Sonia Barker (Membership Representative)

Posted on Thursday 05 September, 2019

With nearly 25 years’ experience working in both the New Zealand and UK construction markets, Sonia’s career encompasses project management roles both as an independent consultant and an in-house employee. Currently Project Director at YMCA Christchurch, Sonia can point to a…

Auckland trio win NZIOB supported ArchEngBuild 2019

Posted on Thursday 05 September, 2019

The NZIOB is one of three Association Supporters of the annual ArchEngBuild Student Design Competition. The NZIOB’s role is to promote the competition to Construction Management Students, while Engineering NZ and NZIA are tasked with promoting ArchEngBuild to engineering and…

BIMinNZ Conference Highlights Reel

Posted on Wednesday 10 July, 2019

As part of the NZIOB’s ongoing strategy to increase its social media presence, in combination with the desire to add post-event exposure for our sponsors, the Institute has this week produced its first event highlights reel. This one-minute production covers…

New quarterly CPD status advisement to members

Posted on Wednesday 10 July, 2019

An obligation of NZIOB membership is that its members keep up to date with their continuing professional development (CPD). That requirement is 45 CPD credits over a rolling three-year period, with a minimum of ten CPD credits needing to be…

AGM advisement & Board and Committee notification

Posted on Wednesday 10 July, 2019

The Institute has set this year’s Annual General Meeting date for Thursday 22nd of August 2019. The Auckland venue is yet to be confirmed, though it is planned that the AGM be bracketed with a CPD event. Details will be advised to…

Recent NZIOB engagement with Government

Posted on Wednesday 10 July, 2019

The Labour-led government is proving to be very focused on the building industry, with multiple work packages being undertaken in the first half of this year. There have been two general types of engagement for the Institute to involve itself…

Hays Construction & NZIOB Salary Guide

Posted on Sunday 09 June, 2019

The 2019 Hays Construction & NZIOB Salary Guide survey is now live. This year marks the 15th edition of the Guide, which aims to provide accurate and practical information on construction salaries of various construction sector roles in each of…

Quiz Season (reasons to look forward to winter!)

Posted on Sunday 09 June, 2019

As the Film Festival does for movie lovers, the annual NZIOB Quiz Nights in Christchurch and Wellington provide something for building industry practitioners to look forward to in the depths of winter.
The long-running Wellington quiz is a big brassy event that…

BIMinNZ Conference – a collaborative effort

Posted on Sunday 09 June, 2019

The inaugural BIMinNZ Conference was held at Te Papa in Wellington on Wednesday the 8th of May. With 270 plus in attendance, and a cast of relevant and inspiring national and international speakers, the event was a great success. While the programme…

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