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 …

Order resources

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Civil Contractors New Zealand publishes a wide range of information and technical resources to support the industry. To see the range of documents available and make an order, please see the form below. These resources are a benefit of membership, and members can request electronic copies or hard copies. A fee is charged to non-members to cover the cost of producing and …

Girls With Hi-Vis® Registration

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Females are under represented in infrastructure industries – lets change that! Girls with Hi-Vis®, an Ultimit – Women in Infrastructure initiative, aims to raise awareness and increase the number of women working in trade and technical roles in the Infrastructure Industries. By hosting a Girls with Hi-Vis® event you will support careers for women in infrastructure, and connect with women …

Everyone benefits from a healthy construction industry

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With the continued failure of construction companies in the vertical sector CCNZ has been busy engaging with government, clients and the media about the benefits of a healthy, viable and sustainable construction industry. While the civil industry has not had the significant failures experienced in the vertical sector the industry is feeling many of the same pressures. Over the past …

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 …

Sakai v500 Roller Runaway

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An older 1990’s Sakai v500 Roller lost drive and steering (did not stall) while travelling up a slope well within the specifications for this type of machine, and immediately rolled backwards at speed while still in gear.