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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...

NZIOB Conference 2020

Posted on Tuesday 26 November, 2019

A core component of the NZIOB’s purpose is to provide high-quality Continuing Professional Development (CPD) to both its members and to wider industry practitioners. Running in parallel with this purpose is the Institute’s strategic goal to play a role in...

NZIOB welcomes Government Construction Procurement Guidelines

Posted on Tuesday 08 October, 2019

The New Zealand Institute of Building has welcomed the announcement of the second edition of the Government Construction Procurement Guidelines released earlier today by the Minister for Building and Construction, Hon Jenny Salesa, and the Minister for Economic Development, Hon...

National AGM

Posted on Thursday 05 September, 2019

The 36th Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the NZIOB occurred on Thursday the 22nd of August in Auckland. The event marked the Institute’s final AGM under the Chapter/President structure. This milestone was marked with the attendance of 45 members for the general...

Incoming NZIOB Board Member: Nigel Dong (Central Region Representative)

Posted on Thursday 05 September, 2019

Nigel is the Managing Director and an Executive Principal of Designgroup Stapleton Elliott (DGSE). He is also a Director of Designgroup New Zealand (DGNZ) and has been a Registered Architect for over 26 years. Nigel has an extensive portfolio across...

Incoming NZIOB Board Member: Sonia Barker (Membership Representative)

Posted on Thursday 05 September, 2019

With nearly 25 years’ experience working in both the New Zealand and UK construction markets, Sonia’s career encompasses project management roles both as an independent consultant and an in-house employee. Currently Project Director at YMCA Christchurch, Sonia can point to a...

2019 NZIOB Charitable Trust Award Recipient

Posted on Thursday 05 September, 2019

Armano Papageorge, a PhD student from Victoria University of Wellington’s School of Architecture, has won this year’s New Zealand Institute of Building Charitable Trust Award. The announcement was made at the 23 August New Zealand Building Industry Awards dinner in...

Auckland trio win NZIOB supported ArchEngBuild 2019

Posted on Thursday 05 September, 2019

The NZIOB is one of three Association Supporters of the annual ArchEngBuild Student Design Competition. The NZIOB’s role is to promote the competition to Construction Management Students, while Engineering NZ and NZIA are tasked with promoting ArchEngBuild to engineering and...

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