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Retaining Wall Experts In Auckland’s Booming Property Development Market

Press Release – Build2 Construction

It’s no secret that the New Zealand property market is booming. With the median house price seeming to rise every month, owners, developers and investors are in a great place to capitalise on the record-setting trend. Read more »

Branz Study Reveals Higher Rates Of Suicide In The Construction Industry Than Previously Thought

Press Release – MATES in Construction

New Otago University research has revealed that New Zealand’s construction workers are more than two times more likely to die by suicide than the rest of the workforce. The research has been commissioned by suicide prevention and support program MATES in Construction (MATES) and funded by the Building Research Levy. Read more »

Strong Spring Predicted For Property Market Following Lockdown

Article – Property and Build

Despite the latest Covid-19 lockdown, New Zealand’s median property price once again reached a new record of $850,000, according to REINZ’s August figures released today. Read more »

NZ tech company Tether closes $1.75m seed funding round

Press Release – Tether Ltd

Building performance technology company Tether has successfully closed a $1.75 million seed capital raise, led by the Impact Enterprise Fund (IEF). Read more »

Annual number of new homes consented up 20 percent

Press Release – Statistics New Zealand

The number of new homes consented rose 20 percent in the year ended July 2021, compared with the same period in 2020, Stats NZ said today. Read more »

Celebrating Civil Construction Excellence

Press Release – AsiaPacific Infrastructure

The rescue of a Wellington icon, an infrastructure response that moved mountains, and a project with an outstanding safety culture were amongst the winners of the 42nd Civil Contractors New Zealand Hirepool Construction Excellence Awards. Read more »

National Awards Celebrate Civil Construction Excellence

Press Release – Civil Contractors NZ

The rescue of a Wellington icon, an infrastructure response that moved mountains, and a project with an outstanding safety culture were amongst the winners of the 42nd Civil Contractors New Zealand Hirepool Construction Excellence Awards. Read more »

Stunning Queenstown Home Scores Multiple Awards

Article – Property and Build


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Funding For Projects To Reduce Waste From Construction And Demolition

Press Release – New Zealand Government

Hon David Parker

Minister for the Environment

The Government has announced funding for projects in Auckland and the lower North Island to help reduce construction and demolition waste. Read more »

Queenstown Building Company DCD Hits ‘Trifecta’ In A Clean Sweep At Master Builders Southern Awards

Press Release – DCD

Queenstown building company DCD has taken the highest accolades for craftsmanship and sustainability – including taking the supreme title – at the Master Builders Southern 2021 House of the Year Awards. Read more »

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