Auckland Regional Excavator Operator Competition

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Registrations are now open for the 2019 Regional Excavator Operator Competition, which will take place at the Big Boys Toys event on 1-3rd November 2019. full details will be posted soon but in the meantime you can enter the competition via the registration form below or contact for more details

Three awards for Downer at Nelson Marlborough Branch Awards

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The 2019 CCNZ Nelson Marlborough Branch Contractors Awards event was held on Friday 26 July at the Rutherford Hotel in Nelson. Held every two years, this event was attended by 215 people, with Downer NZ taking home three of nine categories. The winners: H & S Professionals Ltd Health & Safety Award Simcox – For All Projects & Systems in Place …

Auckland award winners announced

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More than 400 people attended the Auckland Branch Excellence Awards black tie evening on 12 July where the winners of the Hynds Construction Awards and Stellar People Awards were announced. And the winners are…. Hynds Construction Awards SME CATEGORY A – GROUNDFIX FOR LOTUS WALKWAY SLIP REMEDIATION SME CATEGORY B – J&R CONTRACTING LIMITED FOR SNELLS BEACH SUBSTATION MEDIUM CATEGORY …

Southland Awards programme

Southland awards celebrate excellence in civil contracting

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More than 200 people descended on Ascot Park Hotel in Invercargill last Friday to celebrate success in civil contracting at the fourth annual CCNZ Southland Construction Awards. The awards recognise and showcase the achievements of Southland’s civil contractors, with awards presented for outstanding projects, people and environmental initiatives. Southland branch secretary Lauren McKinnel said there were 23 entries received this …

Competition finds Waikato and Bay of Plenty’s top excavator operators

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Strong final day performances helped Waikato’s Mike Bowe and Bay of Plenty’s Brandon Crowley scoop their respective regional titles at the Waikato and Bay of Plenty Regional Excavator Operator Competition. The competition, which took place on 14-15 June, saw 26 competitors cross excavator blades in front of large crowds at the Mystery Creek Fieldays near Hamilton. It tested operators’ skills …

Awards recognise Otago achievers

Fraser May Branch News, Otago Branch

More than 300 guests attended the 70th Civil Contractors New Zealand Otago Branch Annual General Meeting and Dinner in Wanaka on Friday 7 June. The event was held at the Warbirds & Wheels museum, and included the 2019 Hynds Otago Construction Awards, Hirepool Young Contractor of the Year Award, in addition to awards for innovation, environmental excellence and the region’s …

Top Wellington civil construction projects named

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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 …