Top Wellington civil construction projects named

Fraser May Wellington Wairarapa Branch Leave a Comment

The Wellington region’s top civil construction projects of the year were named on Saturday, featuring an innovative pump station and rising water main eight metres under a city street, renewals to the city’s wastewater systems and erosion protection at a Judgeford stream. The Civil Contractors New Zealand Wellington Wairarapa Branch Construction Awards were held at Lower Hutt Events Centre. Around …

Waikato awards recognise standout performers

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Standout projects from across the Waikato region were recognised at the CCNZ Waikato Branch Hynds Construction Awards, which were held at The Atrium in Hamilton on Friday 12 April. Fulton Hogan was named the overall winner for its Rangitahi Peninsula Bridge and Causeway project, which also won the category award for projects with a value between one and 10 million …

HB Gold Cup Race Day

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Come along and join us for HB Gold Cup Race Day on Saturday 13th April,2019. Cost is $90 incl gst per person. This covers admission to a private function room, race book, buffet lunch and a glass of bubbles or beer upon arrival. Please contact the secretary to secure your place at this prestigious event. hawkesbay@civilcontractors.co.nz  

Wellington finds its champion excavator operator

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Blair Hartle was named the Wellington / Wairarapa region’s top excavator operator following a close-fought Regional Excavator Operator Competition held at the Upper Hutt Summer Carnival at Trentham Memorial Park on Saturday. Hartle, 29, works as an excavator operator on the Transmission Gully project for Kāpiti-based civil construction company Goodman Contractors. Despite the win, he felt it was difficult to …

CCNZ Waikato Branch Construction Awards open

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Nominations are now open for the CCNZ Waikato Branch Construction Awards, proudly sponsored by Hynds Pipe Systems. These awards are organised annually by the Waikato Branch of Civil Contractors New Zealand. The objective is to encourage good business practices and to recognise achievement. Award applications close on 8 March. Enter now and get the recognition you deserve. Award categories Category 1 …

Back-to-back REOC titles for Lum

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Northland excavator operator Riki Lum of Clements Contractors claimed back to back regional titles at Barge Park in Whangarei on 1 December, earning him a ticket to the National Excavator Operator Competition in March 2019. Lum scored 308 points in the competition, seven points clear of his closest challenger Bryce Coughlan, also of Clements Contractors. This one-two effort helped Clements …