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Infrastructure Australia is seeking submissions

Currently working on or planning to start an Infrastructure Project? Have you considered submitting an initiative to Infrastructure Australia? Infrastructure Australia is seeking submissions for the next update of the Infrastructure Priority List (IPL), which will be published in February [...]

August 8, 2018 A2K News, Industry, Technology
NZ Resene Architecture and Design Film Festival

Resene Architecture and Design Film Festival in New Zealand

If you’re in New Zealand, don’t miss the Resene Architecture and Design Film Festival during May to July 2015, screening in Auckland before moving to Wellington, Dunedin and Christchurch. The festival is one of the largest of its kind in [...]

May 12, 2015 Events
Rutherford Rocket

3D Printed Rocket Engine Set to Launch New Zealand Into Space

New Zealand aerospace company, Rocket Lab, plans to regularly deploy satellites into space using a rocket made of 3D-printed parts. The rocket is set to boost the New Zealand space industry with the ability to launch small satellites cost-effectively and [...]

April 27, 2015 Technology
BIM Christchurch

BIM Acceleration Sees Christchurch Rebuilt in 3D

Some of the biggest buildings of the new-look Christchurch are being put together virtual piece by virtual piece, thanks to remarkable 3D technology. More than a decade after Building Information Modelling (BIM) made its debut in the construction industry, the [...]

April 15, 2015 Technology
Waikato Expressway

New Zealand Approves $1 Billion for Waikato Expressway Construction

The New Zealand (NZ) Transport Agency board has approved NZD$1.08bn to fund construction of the Hamilton and Longswamp sections of the Waikato Expressway. The NZ Transport Agency Waikato and Bay of Plenty regional director Harry Wilson said the approval meant [...]

March 16, 2015 Industry

Latest Occupation Outlook Report Shows High Demand for Engineers in New Zealand

Engineering within the construction and infrastructure and manufacturing sectors has been recognised as having some of the highest career prospects in New Zealand. The 2015 Occupation Outlook report, released this week by the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment, brings [...]

January 22, 2015 Industry
Ian Athfield

Farewell to a New Zealand architectural icon – Sir Ian Athfield

Sir Ian Athfield, the renowned Wellington architect, passed away on 16 January 2015. The 74-year-old founder of Athfield Architects Limited, best known for his asymetrical, unconventional residential designs and for his great civic structures, will be remembered as not only one of New [...]

January 21, 2015 Industry

Auckland Event – Practical Solutions to Obstacles in BIM Delivery

While Building Information Modelling (BIM) adoption is increasing in New Zealand, many obstacles to productivity remain in the delivery of BIM. Attend this free event to hear from industry peers who have collaborated together to provide practical solutions. Discover how [...]

October 28, 2014 Events, Industry, Technology, Tips and Tricks

New Zealand Autodesk Event Announced – Manufacturing Design For the Future

Following presentations at Autodesk University Extension Australia, join A2K Technologies and representatives from the Autodesk Global Manufacturing team on tour in New Zealand. Hear about the latest in design technology, global trends and the impact this will have on the [...]

October 20, 2014 Events, Industry, Technology

Christchurch BIM and IPD Roundtable Event

A2K Technologies and MWH are hosting a timely educational event in Christchurch on 3rd October 2014, focused on Building Information Modelling (BIM) and Integrated Project Delivery (IPD). We’ll look at what BIM and IPD mean for your business, and how [...]

September 19, 2014 A2K News, Events