The New Zealand Institute of Building (NZIOB) announced the winners of the 2020 New Zealand Building Industry Awards on Friday, 30 October. Due to the uncertainty created by COVID-19, this year’s awards event was held across three venues: in Auckland, Wellington and Christchurch. It was also live-streamed which enabled family and friends... Keep Reading
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Wellington-based medical researchers have received up to $91,344 in Research For Life’s second funding round for 2020. In the earlier funding round in May, Research For Life approved eight grants totalling $105,810. Research For Life funds innovative quality research undertaken by researchers in the early stages of their careers who,... Keep Reading
Urban Art and Sharp Corporation Create Digital Art Gallery in the Foyer of Wellington Railway Station
The Urban Art Foundation in association with Sharp New Zealand has opened a new three-screen digital art gallery in the foyer of the Wellington Railway Station. This is the second major transport hub showing Urban Art exhibitions, with Wellington International Airport providing two screens next to the Check-In counter almost exactly one... Keep Reading
Last evening talk was entitled ‘From here to Autonomy’, but it was clearly meant to shake us out of our complacency when it came to driving our cars ... Keep Reading
Last evening, Rob Wilson, president of Ghost Fishing NZ, described the activities of this entirely voluntary organisation, which tries to clean up the seabed. .. Keep Reading
MedicAlert® Foundation International (MAFUS) has won a major concession from Google, the US-based internet company. Google will no longer accept advertisements from copycat Medical ID providers using MedicAlert® Trademarks including its emblem on its platform. This is a significant breakthrough that protects MedicAlert® Foundation’s... Keep Reading
The Urban Art Foundation, an organisation committed to making art accessible on streets and in public gateways to enrich New Zealander’s experience of their urban environment, has facilitated an exchange of digitalised paintings and video art between Turku, Finland and Wellington, New Zealand. In Wellington, the International Urban Art... Keep Reading
Rhondda Sweetman's viewpoint was about Coeliac Disease, a condition that has had a huge impact on the life of her family .... Keep Reading
Coaching and co-creating prosperous futures needs skilled foresight capability. Using a combination of Natural Foresight and experienced, professional coaching can enable leaders to uncover and unlock opportunities, respond to volatility and become more resilient in navigating change Keep Reading
The New Zealand Institute of Building (NZIOB) has welcomed the announcement of the second edition of the Government Construction Procurement Guidelines released earlier today by the Minister for Building and Construction, Hon Jenny Salesa, and the Minister for Economic Development, Hon Phil Twyford. The NZIOB says the new Construction... Keep Reading
The Transmission Gully roading project has been mired in controversy for generations. The final construction cost will be $1Billion, more or less, and there is a 25-year maintenance commitment on top of that ... Keep Reading
Steve Sanderson is CEO of Wellington International Airport Ltd, following a stellar career in industrial and infrastructure companies. Last evening he gave us a pithy account of the airport’s development in recent years, and its plans for the future ... Keep Reading
Following on from the successful first Building Legends workshop series in 2018, the New Zealand Institute of Building (NZIOB) together with building supply merchant Carters, is offering a second Building Legends workshop on the topic of Extension of Time (EoT) Claims. Keep Reading
The New Zealand Institute of Building (NZIOB) announced the winners of the 2019 New Zealand Building Industry Awards on Friday, 23 August at a gala evening at the Cordis Hotel, Auckland. This was the 26th year of an NZIOB awards programme, which celebrate and recognise the professional excellence of individuals and teams in the building and... Keep Reading