WMAofNZ

A message from the Secretary of the Waterproofing Membrane Association of New Zealand

Currently, I hold the position of Secretary of the Waterproofing Membrane Association of New Zealand- Mark Rayner   I retired three years ago having spent the last 37 years marketing waterproofing in the NZ Building industry. I joined the industry with Shelter Engineering, a Dunlop NZ Company, in 1979. This company specialised in waterproofing and water containment using the butyl-based …

XCON-Anywhere

Bluebeam Announces First Virtual XCON Anywhere Conference

  Digital collaboration leader’s online event to increase access and learning opportunities for all attendees   Pasadena, CA. (August 17, 2021) Bluebeam, Inc., leading developer of innovative technology solutions for the architectural, engineering and construction (AEC) industries, proudly announces XCON Anywhere, an immersive two-day virtual conference held online September 28-29, 2021, with all sessions and lectures available on-demand for paid attendees. The Bluebeam Extreme Conference (XCON) is Bluebeam’s annual customer-focused event bringing together industry leaders, data champions and process innovators to explore the latest trends in digital construction, deepen their understanding of Bluebeam’s solutions and gain knowledge that can be immediately used on …

Builders celebrated emerging talent and discussed critical industry issues

More than 800 builders and industry stakeholders attended this year’s New Zealand Certified Builders (NZCB) Annual Conference and Expo in Wellington, which finished on Saturday. New Zealand’s top carpentry apprentice was named at the event, a celebration of emerging talent at a time when the sector faces a skills shortage among a number of other pressures.  South Canterbury’s Marc Palmer, …

The value of a CMMS for real estate

Real estate is a cutthroat business. It is highly competitive both in the commercial and residential sectors. For companies to succeed, they must adapt and constantly seek new ways to revitalize their operations.

Supreme winner’s project creates “dramatic forms”

IMAGES - David Straight The Resene Supreme Award in the recent NZ Wood-Resene Timber Design Awards, brought to you by the Wood Processors and Manufacturers’ Association (WPMA), has been awarded to an urban Auckland home. Project judges described the 48 Tuarangi Road project as an “impressive integration of timber material and manufacturing precision”. TOA Architects designed the 156 sqm home ...
SafetynAction

Digital safety training mitigates impact of Covid-19 on kiwi businesses

Workplace health and safety has always been a top priority in New Zealand, but as COVID-19 rapidly gathers momentum, businesses across the country are more focussed than ever on keeping their people safe. With the government actively encouraging work from home options and social distancing, the value of online training has never held more weight.  Lucky then that Safety ‘n …