2017 Hirepool Construction Excellence Awards

Entering the Dunedin Centre through the Moray Place entrance we are in a venue that has been transformed. The vendor booths are gone; replaced by circular tables. The work dress has mostly been replaced by black tie, and Hirepool banners are festooned against the walls. It’s the fitting climax to a three day conference and…

Down to business at CCNZ 2017

After last night’s welcome drinks it was down to business this morning. CCNZ president Brian Warren welcomed delegates and used the opening slot to make mention of the challenges civil contractors are currently facing.  Following the president Teletrac Navman’s Jim French shared findings from the recent survey.  We will be sharing these with our audience…

Conferencing in Dunedin- 

CCNZ’s annual conference kicked off last night with Fletcher Construction welcome drinks. Instead of the traditional trivia quiz the delegates were divided into teams and given a challenge: to assemble a wooden crane. This was keeping in line with this year’s theme- ‘Smart Contracting’! After an hour of foraging wooden parts from around the vendor…