Transmission Gully fly-over animation

The Transport Agency has just released an animated clip profiling Transmission Gully. The clip animates the experience driving south from Mackays Crossing to Linden. Particular construction challenges, like the Cannons Creek Bridge, are given a frame-by-frame sequence. It’s a stunning clip and will give viewers an appreciation of the challenges the Wellington Gateway Partnership(WGP) is…

New banner artwork-feedback welcomed

We recently commissioned a new masthead for social media purposes- an image that reflects the range of content we cover. Here’s the result- a team working in a contemporary setting with an older scraper in the middle ground to the right. Under threatening looking sky straight from the War of the World’s album artwork. Let…

Hynds couple recognised

Leonie and John Hynds are among the 2017 Laureates being inducted into the prestigious Business Hall of Fame. This honour recognizes John and Léonie’s significant contribution to the economic and social development of the country through manufacturing, engineering and infrastructure. In addition to their contribution to business, John and Leonie have contributed significantly to the…

Sakai SV520 series now available

  Good compaction is the key ingredient for any successful roading or earth compaction project and Sakai, a manufacturer of vibratory compaction equipment, has launched its innovatively designed Sakai SV520 series through New Zealand distributor AB Equipment. The SV520 is designed for medium to large compaction jobs and includes new features that lower operating costs…

Report from Conexpo 2017

I have been in Vegas now since Monday, and the Conference is into its third day. The mood is  buoyant and some data released by AEM(The Association of Equipment Manufacturers) might explain why; equipment manufactures supported over $416 billion in sales activity in the US in 2016, and added $159 billion to GDP. There are…