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Health and safety at work

Health and safety at work

Here is a brief introduction to health and safety in the workplace fromt he MBIE website www.employment.govt.nz. You ... Read More

‘Tenants on our own land’: New Zealand bans...

Associate minister of finance David Parker said the ban would mean housing would become more affordable for locals, ... Read More
New Wolf Lock a revolution for Australasian shipping container industry

New Wolf Lock a revolution for Australasian shipping co...

Opening a shipping container can be like wrestling a 2-tonne steel box – and it was this battle ... Read More
Helpful 'Risk Cards' from ACC

Helpful ‘Risk Cards’ from ACC

ACC has released a selection of useful Risk Cards to act as guides when managing situations with Asbestos, ... Read More
2018 Master Painter of the Year Winners

2018 Master Painter of the Year Winners

Congratulations to all the winners from this year's awards! Supreme winner: Grant Jenkins Contracting, Timaru Master Painters is ... Read More
Behind the Build: Why I Build [Video]

Behind the Build: Why I Build [Video]

Over the last few months, our “Behind the Build” blog series has explored personal motivations, connections and experiences ... Read More
Green Star September courses early bird tickets ending soon

Green Star September courses early bird tickets ending ...

If you want to help New Zealand's buildings be better, and learn more about our rating tools, then check out ... Read More
BC Update 237: MBIE to consult twice yearly on changes to the Building Code System

BC Update 237: MBIE to consult twice yearly on changes ...

MBIE will now consult on a regular six-monthly cycle to ensure Acceptable Solutions and Verification Methods are up ... Read More
BC Update 236: Consultation on amending Acceptable Solutions and Verification Methods 2018

BC Update 236: Consultation on amending Acceptable Solu...

MBIE is seeking your feedback on proposals to amend a number of Acceptable Solutions and Verification Methods, and ... Read More
BC Update 235: MBIE publishes Alternative Solution Guidance for NZ Building Code clause C

BC Update 235: MBIE publishes Alternative Solution Guid...

MBIE has released guidance to help you develop alternative solutions for complying with the performance requirements of New ... Read More
BC Update 234: Suspension of six aluminium composite panel (ACP) CodeMark certificates

BC Update 234: Suspension of six aluminium composite pa...

Following a number of high profile fires involving combustible, polyethylene core aluminium composite panels (ACPs) used as external ... Read More
RBNZ keeps official cash rate on hold at 1.75% for 12th consecutive time

RBNZ keeps official cash rate on hold at 1.75% for 12th...

Kelvin Davidson comments: Rates were last changed in November 2016 with a 0.25% cut. The last time rates ... Read More
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