Professionalisation – the need for progressive thinking

by Helmut Modlik, CEO of Connexis Professionalisation of trades is a global trend driven among other things by the need to attract and retain scarce talent, and increasing demands from customers for quality, safety and value for money. It is certain to be front of mind for many Civil contractors and their staff through the…

Voidable Preferences – a contractor’s view

A precis presentation from a contractor’s view made by Don Tilbrook to a voidable preferences seminar late last year. When I first heard that the Contractors’ Federation (now Civil Contractors NZ) was supporting an action in the Supreme Court regarding voidable preferences, my first thought was some scepticism. Why was this a special case?  …