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NZIOB Past Presidents Lunch

Posted on Thursday 25 October, 2018

A formal lunch for the NZIOB’s Past National Presidents occurred on the afternoon of the 24th of August, the same date as the New Zealand Building Industry Awards dinner. The Past Presidents lunch therefore doubled as a celebration of the…

BIMinNZ, an industry partnership

Posted on Thursday 25 October, 2018

The NZIOB is hosting the inaugural BIMinNZ Conference, which will be held in Wellington on Wednesday the 8th of May 2019. This event is unique in that it is a one-day conference on Building Information Modelling (BIM), that is being…

Trevor Griffiths presented with the 2018 NZIOB President’s Award

Posted on Monday 03 September, 2018

The President’s Award was established in 2006 to celebrate and recognise members who have made an invaluable contribution in time and effort to the administration and/or promotion of either a Chapter or the National Body. The award can only be…

Aurecon breaks Naylor Love’s three-year grip on the Central Chapter Quiz Night title

Posted on Wednesday 25 July, 2018

For the past three years, Naylor Love Wellington have had their name engraved on the Resene Construction Systems sponsored, NZIOB Central Chapter Quiz Night Cup. For 2018, that vice-like grip was broken, with Aurecon lifting the title at this year’s…

Keystone Trust Scholarships now open

Posted on Wednesday 25 July, 2018

Earlier this year the NZIOB became a supporter of the Keystone Trust, which is an organisation that we believe does an outstanding job of providing the means for prospective students interested in the building industry to undertake property or construction…

New Northern Chapter President, Matt McGuinness

Posted on Wednesday 25 July, 2018

Matt McGuinness has assumed the mantle of Northern Chapter President for the New Zealand Institute of Building. In his own words:
“I have a genuine passion for construction, having grown up in the industry as part of the LT McGuinness family…

Kiwibuild team to present to industry at annual NZIOB showcase

Posted on Wednesday 25 July, 2018

Since 2015, the of launch the annual Hays Construction & NZIOB Salary Guide has featured speakers from the Ministry of Business Innovation and Employment (MBIE) who have used the NZIOB event as a forum for industry engagement. Often, the presentations of forecasts such…

New Skills training workshop series aimed at Construction Managers

Posted on Friday 06 July, 2018

The NZIOB is pleased to announce that with the support of Carters, the Institute’s ambition of creating a suite of training workshops that are specifically targeted at construction managers, has been realised. Titled, Building Legends, the workshops will see today’s industry…

New Southern Chapter President, Graeme Earl

Posted on Friday 22 June, 2018

At last month’s NZIOB Chapter Annual General Meetings, three new Chapter Presidents were announced. Over the next few editions of Dispatch, we will be introducing them. This week we are profiling new Southern Chapter President, Graeme Earl. In his words:

NZIOB Experts Wanted

Posted on Friday 22 June, 2018

Our industry colleagues, the Building and Construction Industry Training Organisation (BCITO) are seeking expressions of interest from suitably experienced NZIOB members to fill guest speaker roles at workshops that deliver the BCITO’s National Certificate in Construction (Supervisor) programme. This qualification…

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