Causeway Upgrade

Causeway update (from December’s magazine) One of the largest roading projects in the country’s history is surging ahead in west Auckland and, although it’s progressing well, there’s still a lot to do. Work on the $1.45 billion Western Ring Route is permanently changing the topography of Auckland’s motorway and includes a massive upgrade to the…

Bus Livery – GO!

Originally posted on Talking Southern Auckland:
Auckland Transport Debut’s the new Bus Livery ? Yesterday in rather windy conditions Auckland Transport launched the new public transport livery we will be seeing across the buses through out Auckland. From Auckland Transport AT Metro brand makes its debut 16/12/2014 02:14 p.m. The NEX Bus Livery Source: Auckland…

Innovation Section in Contractor magazine

Before we publish each monthly issue we scour news-feeds and networks for innovation news. Typically each magazine has several pages and half a dozen brief stories- e.g December 2014’s issue has stories on new bulldozer tracks, new security systems, a new product warrant. If you would like more examples feel free to visit our digital archives…

Deadlines for February magazines

Although the office will be open until December 19th I am taking leave from Thursday December 18th. We will be starting production of February’s magazines in the week starting January 13. Q&M magazine will start production on this date, and Contractor magazine on January 16. These magazines go to print on Jan 22nd. It’s my…

Augview wins top spatial award

New software company Augview Ltd took out top honours at the inaugural New Zealand Spatial Excellence Awards in Wellington on November 27th. Augview won in tw0 categories; the Supreme Excellence Award and Innovation & Commercialisation The Innovation & Commercialisation award recognises a product that made a significant contribution through introduction of an idea, method, technology, process or application resulting…