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CPD reciprocity with other Institutes

Posted on Wednesday 10 April, 2019

The undertaking of Continuing Professional Development (CPD) is a requirement of NZIOB membership, as it is with most professional membership bodies. The NZIOB provides its own CPD events that members can attend to accumulate the minimum requirement of 10 CPD...

CEO opinion piece for NZ Construction News

Posted on Thursday 28 February, 2019

NZIOB Chief Executive, Malcolm Fleming, has produced an opinion piece for the February edition of NZ Construction News. Titled 'The best of times, the worst of times', the article concludes that education of both the construction supply-chain and its clients...

Look who's coming to BIMinNZ

Posted on Friday 15 February, 2019

The inaugural BIMinNZ Conference at Te Papa in Wellington on Wednesday the 8th of May 2019, is a collaboration between the BIM Acceleration Committee (BAC), Building Research Association of New Zealand (BRANZ), and New Zealand Institute of Building (NZIOB). The Conference programme and...

2018 Review / 2019 Preview

Posted on Thursday 24 January, 2019

As NZIOB members return from their summer break to resume roles across the construction supply chain, we can collectively look back on a year that has tested the industry’s capacity, and the financial resilience of some businesses within our sector....

Making the NZIOB compelling to construction millennials

Posted on Thursday 24 January, 2019

Like many professional membership organisations, the NZIOB is constantly challenged with ensuring its membership offerings and activities are relevant and responsive to the younger generation, who are now developing their careers within the construction industry.

Addressing this issue was a topic that...

A full 2019 NZIOB events calendar starts with a classic trio of social events

Posted on Thursday 24 January, 2019

The NZIOB’s 2019 event calendar promises to be the fullest in memory, with a number of events anticipated to occur as a consequence of the newly formed Young Practitioner Adviser network (see story No, 2), a full Chapter event programme,...

NZIOB National Office welcomes back Hannah

Posted on Thursday 24 January, 2019

With the rise in the scheduled events and programmes planned for 2019, the NZIOB National Office required some bolstering of capacity so as to effectively resource. The Institute is therefore delighted to announce the return of Hannah Keir-Smith from parental...

NZIOB Past President, Peter Beddek (1948-2018)

Posted on Thursday 24 January, 2019

One of the sadder aspects of 2018 was the news that one of the Institute’s Past Presidents had passed away, being the first such occasion in the NZIOB’s 35-year history. That announcement occurred in June, with the death of John...

NZIOB Charitable Trust harnesses a winning formula

Posted on Thursday 25 October, 2018

The NZIOB Charitable Trust’s annual Auckland fundraiser occurred on the evening of Friday the 21st of September. A horse racing event was a first for either the NZIOB or the NZIOB Charitable Trust, with the Alison Smith organised event proving...

NZIOB Central Chapter Student Awards turns 20

Posted on Thursday 25 October, 2018

The annual NZIOB Central Chapter Student Awards has been running since 1998 and draws entries from across the lower North Island. As an example, this year saw two nominations being received from New Plymouth based students.
 
Naylor Love has...