Category : Feature

Feature

From little boysenberries…. Big things grow

Contrafed PUblishing
Before the Tasman District Council (TDC) put out its tender for the Richmond Water Treatment Plant (RWTP) build, there was a lot that needed considering....
Contractor Feature

Ramping up Auckland’s housing supply

Contrafed PUblishing
Ross Reid Contractors provides the motorway connection for residential and business developments vital to Auckland’s growth in what has turned out to be a privately...
Feature

Road Science triumphs on the highway

Vijay Naidu
How a Mt Maunganui company’s world-class laboratory expertise won a major award for enabling efficiency gains and cost savings to be made on a long-term...
Feature

Heritage Trail to Arthur’s Pass

Vijay Naidu
Of all the mountain roads in New Zealand, none matches Arthur’s Pass for the complexity of its engineering. HUGH DE LACY finds out why. A...
Contractor Feature

Women to the rescue

Contrafed PUblishing
The critical shortage of skilled truck drivers has been well documented in the news media, but not so well known is an equally threatening shortage...
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A contractor’s perspective

Contrafed PUblishing
Taylors Contracting was involved in the Tekapo Canal Remediation project. Repairing the canal, built in the early 1970s, was time critical. Every time the canal...