Northland’s star contractors shine at regional awards

Fraser May Branch News, Northland Branch

The Civil Contractors New Zealand Northland Branch’s 2018 AGM and Northland Construction Awards was held on Friday 22 June at Toll Stadium, with over 200 people attending and nine awards up for contention.

CCNZ Northland Secretary Tracey McKenzie said the night was a great success, featuring an inspiring presentation on the Invictus Games from Royal New Zealand Air Force Warrant Officer Toni Tate, and topped off by fantastic music from local band Inertia.

Civil Contractors New Zealand congratulates the 2018 award winners:

NZ Transport Agency 2018 Community Contribution Award
Winner: Clements Contractors

Firth 2018 Construction Projects $0-$100,000 Award
Winner: Steve Bowling Contracting
Project: View Road Retaining Wall

Humes 2018 Construction Projects $100,000-$500,000 Award
Winner: Steve Bowling Contracting
Project: Digger Valley Rd Bridge Renewals

Connexis Warren Drake Memorial 2018 Trainee of the Year Award
Winner: Elliot Wright
Company: Clements Contractors

Oil Intel Total Lubricants 2018 Northland Leadership Award
Winner: Sarra Ali
Company: Clements Contractors

Hynds Pipe Systems 2018 Construction Projects $500,000-$1,000,000
Winner: Robinson Asphalts
Project: Te Mara Estate

2018 Environmental Award
Winner: Fulton Hogan
Project: Lemons Hill Slip Repairs

Whangarei District Council 2018 Health & Safety Award
Winner: Fulton Hogan
Project: Whangarei District Council North Area Maintenance Dept

Hirepool 2018 Construction Projects over $1,000,000
Winner: Fulton Hogan
Project: Kensington to Manse Street Intersection Improvements

Other generous sponsors of the night included Ten4 Engineering who contributed to the Bar Tab and Gough Cat for their contribution to the MC’s costs.

CCNZ Northland Branch would like to recognise the work put in by the judging team coordinated by James Corlett, other judges were Desarea Williams, Bob Kennedy, Barry Stenberg, John Leathwick and David Greig.