Tag : McConnell Dowell

Profile Workplace Safety

Roger McRae: The ConstructSafe Champion

Gill Prentice
The Construction Safety Council is ramping up its activities, especially the ConstructSafe programme, under its new chairman Roger McRae. Hugh de Lacy catches up with
Contractor

GEM Awards 2016

Charles Fairbairn
The NZTA’s GEM Awards are a way for the agency to celebrate its contractors’ and consultants’ successes. They also exhibit outstanding examples of the agency’s
Contractor Project

High tech monitoring in CRL construction

Charles Fairbairn
The construction of the City Rail Link (CRL) tunnels underneath Auckland’s city centre is a major challenge requiring a robust and innovative approach to construction
Classic Machines Excavators

Classic machines: The Caterpillar 225 excavator

Charles Fairbairn
After years of planning and testing in secrecy, Caterpillar finally unveiled its first hydraulic excavator a fair bit later than a lot of the competition.