Committed to working with contractors

Jonathan Whittaker
BRETT GLIDDON, GENERAL MANAGER, SYSTEM DESIGN AND DELIVERY, NZTA THIS IS MY FIRST COLUMN as the NZ Transport Agency’s new general manager, System Design and
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The dissolution of SCIRT

Charles Fairbairn
Just as the Canterbury Earthquake Recovery Authority was disbanded after five years of painstaking reconstruction, so too will SCIRT be dismantled and ‘normality’, of a

On the job front: a recruitment perspective

Charles Fairbairn
by Jason Walker, Managing Director of Hays New Zealand Recruitment activity in New Zealand’s civil contracting industry certainly experienced a monumental shift in focus in
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A day at Christchurch’s Avon-Heathcote Estuary

Charles Fairbairn
Repairing and widening the roads around Christchurch’s iconic Avon-Heathcote Estuary posed many interesting challenges, not all of them anticipated, as CHRIS MACANN explains. FOR MANY,
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Worthington Contracting: from strength to strength

Charles Fairbairn
It’s now a case of where to from here for a small family company that grew rapidly in the aftermath of the Canterbury earthquakes. HUGH
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The Ferrymead Bridge: A classic lesson in bridge repiling

Charles Fairbairn
The piles on Christchurch’s Ferrymead Bridge would never survive a decent earthquake, the experts said – and then one arrived and proved them right. Hugh