HB Gold Cup Race Day

CCNZ Hawkes Bay Secretary Branch News, Gisbourne Branch, Hawke's Bay Branch Leave a Comment

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

Fraser May Branch News, Wellington Wairarapa Branch Leave a Comment

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 …

2018 Gough/Humes Canterbury Civil Contractors Excellence Awards

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Civil Contractors New Zealand’s Canterbury/Westland Branch held its 2018 Excellence Awards on 3 November at the Addington Raceway in Christchurch, with 350 people in attendance. Civil Contractors New Zealand congratulates this year’s award winners: Goughs/Humes Excellence Awards Road Metals Co Ltd – Emerging Leader Quintin Rolston, Isaac Construction Ltd Youngman Richardson & Co Ltd – Outstanding Service Award Woody Blakely Liebherr …

Toomer-Reti takes second Auckland REOC title

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Jason Toomer-Reti of ICB Retaining & Construction was named the Auckland region’s best excavator operator last night after an intense three-day competition against more than thirty of Auckland’s top excavator operators. Toomer-Reti is 27 years of age and comes from Manurewa. He won the Civil Contractors New Zealand Auckland Regional Excavator Operator Competition, which was held at Big Boys Toys …

Manukau Institute of Technology: Future Grad Scholarships for Auckland Branch Members

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The workplace is changing and new skills are needed.   Manukau Institute of Technology is excited to announce the release of 2019 Future Grad Scholarships.   These scholarships are designed to support people who are employed but wanting to upskill through study while working. We would like to offer two of these Future Grad Scholarships exclusively to CCNZ members of the Auckland …