Construction sector moves towards greater collaboration

Constructive, the New Zealand Construction Industry Forum, was held last week in Christchurch bringing together key representatives from the industry to discuss issues facing the sector and to identify opportunities to work more collaboratively to de

Bernard Hickey - Hive News

Bernard Hickey's blog includes themes from Constructive

Master Builder Mike Greer talks to Radio New Zealand after Constructive

Mike Greer and Hon Bill English broadcast by Radio New Zealand after Constructive

Building industry mulls radical change amid crisis

A who's who of the construction industry is gathering in Christchurch to come up with solutions for the housing crisis.

Newstalk ZB Radio Interview - Mike Hoskings talks with David Kelly

Mike Hoskings talks to David Kelly about the housing industry and Constructive

Construction industry considers radical changes to fix the housing crisis

Off site fabrication and new training methods are some of the solutions up for discussion at a major meeting of building ...

Can the construction industry keep up with demand for houses?

Paul Henry talks with David Kelly, Registered Master Builders Association Chief Executive, on the construction industry being under massive pressure to build thousands of houses.

All-of-sector meeting tackles housing issues

New Zealand’s building and construction sector is facing the largest challenge of a generation. Auckland housing, the Canterbury rebuild, booming house prices, a lack of resource supply and the aftermath of the global financial crisis are just a few

Asking the right question

The construction sector’s boom-bust nature brings a raft of issues. Perhaps some of the worst effects could be eased by applying some new thinking, like counter-cyclic investment.

Constructive 2016 Forum Focus

A key aim of the Forum is to look at how businesses have adapted and evolved in response to the Christchurch Earthquake and GFC. It is clearly no longer the case of business as usual.