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Contractor magazine is the voice of the New Zealand civil contracting industry. It provides readers with the news and views, along with in-depth coverage of projects underway throughout the country. The magazine also profiles prominent people and businesses within the industry.

Published monthly, Contractor provides health and safety advice, recruitment and training stories, as well as authoritative comment from industry experts. In addition Contractor has articles on the latest technical innovations and covers industry conferences and trade shows. It also features articles on historical projects and machinery.

Contractor subscribers are company owners and senior executives involved in civil construction, earthmoving, road building and maintenance, quarrying, heavy haulage, crane operation and machinery hire. Its readers also include government ministers and their departments, local MPs and local authorities. It is also available throughout New Zealand at selected retail outlets.

Contractor is the official magazine of the Civil Contractors New Zealand (CCNZ), the Crane Association of New Zealand, the New Zealand Heavy Haulage Association, the Aggregate & Quarry Association of New Zealand, the New Zealand Ready Mixed Concrete Association, the Rural & Associated Contractors’ Federation of New Zealand and infrastructure ITO Connexis.