Record attendance at Otago awards

Fraser May Branch News, Otago Branch

A record 320 guests attended the 69th Civil Contractors New Zealand Otago Branch Annual General Meeting and Dinner in Dunedin on Friday 29 June. The event was held at the Commerce Building in Dunedin, and included the 2018 Hynds Otago Construction Awards.

Special Mention went to Troy Calteaux of Andrew Haulage, who was officially recognised by platinum sponsor CablePrice representative Daryl Highsted as winner of the Otago competition.

Mr Calteaux later went on to take out the top prize at the nationals at the Central Districts Fieldays event, which was hosted by CCNZ Manawatu Branch in March.

Civil Contractors New Zealand congratulates the winners of the 2018 Hynds Otago Construction Awards:

Projects up to $1 million
Winner: Downer New Zealand
Project: Portobello Road Stormwater

Projects between $1 and $5 million
Winner: Downer NZ
Project: Carisbrook Underground Electricity Main

Projects over $5 million
Winner: Fulton Hogan
Project: Central Eastern Access

Hynds Photograph of the Year
Winner: Fulton Hogan
Project: Eastern Access Road

Hynds Innovation Award
Winner: Andrew Haulage
Project: Bob’s Peak

CCNZ Otago Environmental Award
Winner: SouthRoads
Project: Katikati Beach Stabilisation

Hirepool Young Contractor of the Year Award
Winner: Keith Matheson
Company: SouthRoads

CCNZ Otago Branch thanks its amazing sponsors:

Hynds, Hirepool, Road Metals, Waters & Farr, Marley, CablePrice, Pipe & Infrastructure, Commercal Hire NZ, Otago Regional Council and Oil Intel.