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Geoff Hunt and David Kelly: Next government needs a minister for construction

11/10/2017
Faced with a continuing demand to provide the country's immediate housing and infrastructure needs, the incoming Government has a pivotal role to play in setting an environment that enables and supports the construction sector to deliver the quality

Construction industry develops practical plan at “all-of-industry” forum

15/08/2017
New Zealand’s building and construction industry developed a practical plan to help respond to the country’s building and construction needs at the “all-of-industry” Constructive Forum, which was held on 2-4 August in Auckland.

Reporting back from Constructive 2017

11/08/2017
Constructive 2017, the New Zealand Construction Industry Forum under the auspices of the Registered Master Builders Association, was held in Auckland from 2-4 August.

Air coming out of the housing balloon but no 'great crisis' yet

4/08/2017
There is no "great crisis" in funding residential construction as banks are very keen to support mums and dads to buy homes, BNZ head of institutional banking Paul Blair says.

How are we going to solve New Zealand's housing crisis?

3/08/2017
Housing. For many people it's damp, it's cold and it's expensive. But the industry wants to change that. Today is the first day of the Constructive Forum, which will try and solve the housing crisis by working together to be more effective.

Construction industry to tackle key election issue

6/07/2017
New Zealand’s building and construction industry will come together in August, at the “all-of-industry” Constructive forum, tackling one of New Zealand’s key political issues just six weeks out from the General Election.

Constructive returns for 2017

12/05/2017
Led by the Registered Master Builders Association (RMBA), Constructive is a national construction forum that, for the second time, will bring all areas of the industry together to discuss sector issues and create a platform to collaboratively resolve

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

Bernard Hickey - Hive News

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