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Entries to the 2020 NZ Building Industry Awards are now open

Posted on Monday 24 February, 2020

The NZ Building Industry Awards are open to anyone in the building industry, not just NZIOB members. We encourage your company to nominate your high performers for this year’s Awards.

The NZIOB’s Awards programme began in 1994, with an initial emphasis on…

Redefining the Building Levy to reimagine the sector

Posted on Wednesday 18 December, 2019

In a recent opinion piece, NZIOB's CEO, Malcolm Fleming, suggests that the construction sector may be on the cusp of transformation – if the government gets it right with their proposal to widen the Building Levy purpose.


NZIOB CEO appointed Deputy Chair of Construction Industry Council

Posted on Tuesday 26 November, 2019

Effective September 2019, NZIOB’s CEO, Malcolm Fleming, was appointed Deputy Chair of the Construction Industry Council (CIC) – the construction industry’s peak body on which the CEOs or Chairs/Presidents of 30+ industry associations sit. This is a key industry leadership…

Northland Branch Northtec Student Awards 2019

Posted on Tuesday 26 November, 2019

On Thursday 21 November, the NZIOB Northland Branch, together with NorthTec, hosted their 17th Annual Student Awards at the NorthTec Apprentice Café. The new-format event, held at a new-and-improved venue, saw local Branch member Damian Thompson take the role as…

Central Region Student Achievement Awards 2019

Posted on Tuesday 26 November, 2019

The annual NZIOB Central Region Student Achievement Awards has been running since 1998 and draws entries from across the lower North Island. Naylor Love has generously sponsored the Awards for the past six years. The location for the 2019 Awards…

National Student Awards Programme for 2020

Posted on Tuesday 26 November, 2019

Each of the three NZIOB Regions currently run Student Awards programmes in conjunction with their local construction schools. The Northern Region has the distinction of running two programmes (Auckland and Northland). Though all the existing Student Award programmes are successful, they…

Resources available via the Members’ Portal

Posted on Tuesday 26 November, 2019

Are you aware the following resources are available to you via the Members’ Portal?

NZIOB Strategic Planning Poster
NZIOB Constitution
NZIOB Bylaws: Ethics and Conduct, Membership and Grading, Regions and Branches
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We’ll be adding more resources over the coming months, so keep…

National Board News

Posted on Tuesday 26 November, 2019

The Institute’s new Constitution and Bylaw set were ratified by the National Board at their inaugural meeting on the 17th of October in Wellington. An overview of the Institute’s new constitutional documents can be found in our March 2019 Dispatch. One of the practical…

Southern Region Golf Day 2019

Posted on Tuesday 26 November, 2019

The annual Southern Region Golf Day was held on the 8th of November in Christchurch, with 26 teams and over 100 players in attendance. Following appalling weather for the 2018 event, the NZIOB Southern Region Committee was relieved to see…

Building Legends: Extension of Time (EoT) Claims Workshop

Posted on Tuesday 26 November, 2019

Throughout 2018 and 2019, the NZIOB has created a suite of training workshops for young construction managers, delivered by revered industry veterans. The resulting Building Legends workshop series has been developed in partnership with Carters, with the name reflecting the programme's…

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