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News

Catch up on the latest updates from the offsite manufacturing construction sector. 

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17 March 2022

You told us that the sector needs to...

Develop training provider capability

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1 March 2022

We asked you - the OSM industry - and you told us...

Results available from OffsiteNZ's workforce research - some of it may surprise you...

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28 February 2022

Concision supplies a further 12 modules to Rolleston College 

A rapid roll growth at local college leads Ministry of Education to call on Concision to assist. 

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28 February 2022

What’s your real R-Value?

by NZ Foam – Warmer Forever™

What is an R-Value? And how do traditional insulation products weigh up with the building code changes compared to spray foam insulation?

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15 February 2022

Accord Newsflash

Close contact exemption scheme and 'Bubble of one'

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22 February 2022

Career Opportunity

Concision is looking for a General Manager

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3 February 2022

Accord Newsflash

Borders to re-open

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31 January 2022

January Newsletter

Catch up on the latest news from the Construction Sector Accord

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31 January 2022

Latest COVID-19 updates for building and construction

Update from the Building Performance Team

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21 January 2022

Meet COLAB22 MC Peter Wolfkamp

COLAB22 Speaker announcement #1: MC Peter Wolfkamp

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27 November 2021

COVID-19 updates for building and construction

Update on the latest developments and impacts of COVID-19 on the building and construction sector from The Building Performance Team

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1 December 2021

Building System Reform Regulations

Read the Cabinet paper on proposals for regulations to implement the MCM scheme

Architectural Plans

3 December 2021

Prefab 2030 Global Competition

Find out more about this competition from ArchiFrame

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15 December 2021

Kāinga Ora releases its first Offsite Manufacturing Plan

Kāinga Ora outlines its plan for using OSM to deliver more homes

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5 November 2021

A quick guide to ACC levy classifications

A quick guide to classifying prefabricated building manufacturers and installers

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5 November 2021

Survey - New Zealand construction industry's perspective towards zero-carbon buildings

A Massey University Master student's survey - please complete

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28 October 2021

PrefabNZ announces name change to OffsiteNZ

Read more about the name change from PrefabNZ to OffsiteNZ.

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14 October 2021

Waste reduction through OSM

Construction is one of the largest waste-producing industries in New Zealand. What opportunities does off-site manufacturing (OSM) provide to reduce this load?

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14 January 2019

More efficient consenting

The PrefabNZ Good Offsite Guide - a compilation of regulatory perspectives on building consenting - was launched at CoLab 2018. 

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11 October 2021

New 2021 Resident Visa

On 30 September 2021, the New Zealand Government announced a new one-off residence visa for some temporary work visa holders currently in New Zealand. As a result of this announcement, a large number of work visa holders will be able to remain in New Zealand permanently (Immigration New Zealand estimates that around 165,000 migrants who are currently in New Zealand will be eligible for residence under this new category).

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30 September 2021

Targeted voluntary COVID-19 testing for building and construction workers

Latest COVID-19 update from Building Performance.

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27 September 2021

Offsite Construction Sees 300% Growth

Update on offsite manufacturing research commissioned by OffsiteNZ.