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Construction sector moves towards greater collaboration

29/09/2016
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

24/09/2016
Bernard Hickey's blog includes themes from Constructive

Master Builder Mike Greer talks to Radio New Zealand after Constructive

23/09/2016
Mike Greer and Hon Bill English broadcast by Radio New Zealand after Constructive

Building industry mulls radical change amid crisis

23/09/2016
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

22/09/2016
Mike Hoskings talks to David Kelly about the housing industry and Constructive

Construction industry considers radical changes to fix the housing crisis

21/09/2016
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?

21/09/2016
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

16/09/2016
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

1/08/2016
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

19/07/2016
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.