BRANZ has brought a wealth of weathertightness information together in a new website, www.weathertight.org.nz.
Standards New Zealand has published NZS 3916:2013 Conditions of contract for building and civil engineering – Design and construct.
Standards New Zealand has published NZS/AS 1884:2013 Floor coverings – Resilient sheet and tiles – Installation, which will be used by the floor covering industry for training and establishing good practice.
Graeme Beattie, Principal Structural Engineer and Structures Team Leader at BRANZ, received a Meritorious Service Award this year for his contributions to structural engineering standards.
New Zealand Construction News recently talked to Chris Booth and Stuart Robertson, construction law specialists and partners of Kensington Swan, about the benefits of NZS 3910:2013 Conditions of contract for building and civil engineering construction.