500 social rentals to be build in Auckland

500 New Social Rentals For Auckland

Ted Manson, one of Auckland’s leading property developers is to build 500 social rentals as a part of his philanthropic activities. Ted Manson, who is the managing director of family-firm Mansons TCLM, revealed this ambitious project of his charitable foundation at a housing summit in Auckland. He says that his views on the need for […]

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Green Infrastructure Fund by the Greens

Co leader of the Green Party James Shaw announced to the party membership that they want New Zealand to be carbon neutral by 2050. Shaw announced that, “The Green Infrastructure Fund will be the Kiwibank of the clean economy, kick-starting our transition to a carbon neutral economy. New Zealand needs to jump on board the […]

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Looking to The Future – Tall Timber Buildings

Looking to The Future With Tall Timber Buildings The conventional construction material of timber is to be given a new definition under technological advancements. The timber industry and government have joint hands to invest in research and development in order to encourage forestry resource use in commercial construction. According to NZ Wood promotion manager Debbie […]

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New Brand, New Name, New Location: Dalman Architects

New Brand, New Name, New Location: Dalman Architects With the relocation to the central Christchurch City, Dalman Architects also launched its new brand identity and name change (previously known as Dalman Architecture). The ribbon cutting ceremony was attended by Hon. Lianne Dalziel, Mayor of Christchurch, and Richard Dalmon, managing director of the company. The new […]

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Economy gets boost from building sector

New Zealand’s booming construction sector remains one of the main pillars for the country’s economic growth, benefiting from an expanding population in need of housing and spurring activity in other industries. Government data today showed the construction sector grew 5 percent in the three months ended June 30, making the biggest contribution to a 0.9 […]

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Interview with A+W•NZ

We recently interviewed the Co-founder of Architecture + Women • NZ Lynda Simmons on her thoughts on the architecture industry. In the interview, she discusses their association and their role, the challenges faced by women architects and the ways to overcome these challenges. Read the full interview here.

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