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 …

New and improved Taranaki REOC a hit

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By James Corlett, CCNZ Northern Regional Manager The Taranaki CCNZ Branch delivered its first Regional Excavator Operator Competition in seven years on 11 November. Ably led by branch Life Member Ross McEwen, a team of members and sponsors set up the REOC course on a site owned by contractor member Offshore Plumbing Services. There were ten competitors and all of …

Auckland excavator operators compete for glory

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More than thirty of Auckland’s best excavator operators will pour tea, slam-dunk basketballs and even navigate an egg and spoon challenge with their massive machines at the Regional Excavator Operator Competition this weekend. The annual competition will take place this weekend at the Big Boys Toys expo at ASB Showgrounds in Greenlane from 16-18 November in front of around 30,000 …

Auckland Regional Excavator Operator Competition

Countdown to Auckland Regional Excavator Operator Competition

Tracey Roberts Auckland Branch, Branch News 3 Comments

We’re counting down the days to the 2018 Auckland Regional Excavator Operator Competition coming up later this month. You’ll see top operators from the Auckland region competing against each other to see who’s the best. They’ll need superior excavator skills, stamina and nerves of steel to complete a series of challenges including the slam dunk, pipe crossing and egg & …

Auckland’s finest feature at regional awards

Fraser May Auckland Branch, Branch News

Civil Contractors New Zealand’s Auckland Branch hosted its 2018 Excellence Awards on 29 June at the Cordis Hotel in Auckland, with almost 500 people in attendance. This year’s CCNZ Auckland Excellence Awards included the Hynds Construction Awards, which featured awards for seven categories of construction excellence amongst Auckland’s contractors. The event also included the Stellar People Awards, which featured awards …