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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…

Constructing our World 2019, Save the Date

Posted on Friday 22 June, 2018

Following on from the NZIOB’s hosting of the inaugural Constructing our World Conference in Auckland in March 2017, the next edition of this international construction conference series will be hosted by the Australian Institute of Building (AIB). Dates have now been announced…

Industry is very focused on Construction Contract Risk

Posted on Friday 22 June, 2018

The rise of additional clauses being added to industry standard contracts such as NZS 3910, along with the prevalence of bespoke contracts being created for commercial construction projects, has resulted in risk being transferred away from the client and onto…

Top construction students sought for ArchEngBuild 2018

Posted on Monday 30 April, 2018

ArchEngBuild 2018 will be held in Wellington on Wednesday the 4th of July through to Friday the 6th of July. The NZIOB sits with the New Zealand Institute of Architects (NZIA) and Engineering NZ as supporters of what is recognised…

Resene Construction Systems and Metro Performance Glass renew their support

Posted on Monday 30 April, 2018

The NZIOB is very pleased to announce that both Resene Construction Systems, and Metro Performance Glass have renewed their National Sponsor agreements with the Institute. Along with Hays and Hilti these companies represent the NZIOB’s National Sponsor base, which is…

Taking Stock Before the Great Kiwi Shutdown

Posted on Monday 18 December, 2017

As the tide goes out on 2017, it is timely to reflect on the year that was, and to preview the year ahead. The NZIOB’s major focus in the first quarter of 2017, was the hosting of the inaugural ‘Constructing our…

NZIOB to Explore Training Programmes for Construction Millennials

Posted on Monday 18 December, 2017

Last month, the NZIOB ran a particularly successful CPD event in Auckland. Construction industry legend, Warren Hollings (MNZIOB) provided an overview of the key elements from his 2016 book, ‘Stand and Deliver - Leadership and the Power of Teamwork’. Warren’s…

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