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2018 NZIOB Charitable Trust Award recipients

Posted on Monday 03 September, 2018

The winners of the New Zealand Institute of Building Charitable Trust’s (NZIOB Charitable Trust) 2018 Scholarship Awards were announced at the New Zealand Building Industry Awards in Auckland, on Friday the 24th of August.
The two winners, who each received a $10,000...

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:

Entries for the 2018 NZIOB Charitable Trust Awards close 30th of June

Posted on Friday 22 June, 2018

2018 marks the second year that the NZIOB Charitable Trust has offered two $10,000 scholarships ($20,000 in total), the purpose of which is to encourage and financially support a suitably prepared trade, technical or professional person to pursue a project...

New Zealand Building Industry Awards Finalists announced

Posted on Friday 22 June, 2018

The finalists have been announced for the 2018 New Zealand Building Industry Awards, with 42 entries being short-listed to go through to the final judging round. The NZIOB and Awards programme sponsor, GIB® congratulate all 42 finalists, details of whom...

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...