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This page contains a mixture of property and other information, company formation, the down side of business, market bits & pieces, probably fairly cryptic and rushed.
The weekly Snapshots tend to contain formal information, while other stories on the website are generally structured. U will contain snippets, less often from formal sources, maybe unstructured and incomplete.
9 February 2003
Ca’Bella Construction Ltd and Ca’Bella Civil Ltd (Glenn Rich, general manager Nigel Ainley was previously at Hartner Construction Ltd before its collapse) went into receivership on 4 February, appointing Richard Agnew & John Waller (PricewaterhouseCoopers) as receivers. Other companies in the group are Ca’Bella Holdings/NZ/Construction Management/Bonding Ltd, Richwill Group/NZ Ltd, St Stephens Ave (19-23) Ltd, Rosebank 608 Ltd, Goodrich Investments Ltd, Richley Investments Ltd, Pukekohe Enterprises Ltd. Another company owned by Mr Rich & his wife, Margaret, Balboa Developments Ltd, is in liquidation.
Polrite Equipment NZ Ltd’s application to wind up Creative Environments Ltd (Noel Julian) was struck out in the Auckland High Court last Wednesday after settlement.
Scaffold Shoreload Ltd’s application to wind up Moore Living Ltd Gavin Moore) was adjourned in the Auckland High Court to Thursday 3 April at 10am for settlement. Mr Moore is also director of Benmore Developments/Investments Ltd, Able Holdings Ltd, Kirwan Holdings Ltd (in liquidation), Moore Construction Ltd and Pantec Pacific Ltd (both struck off & in liquidation), and formerly of Masonryliving Ltd.
Drewet Earthmovers Ltd (director Linda Drewet; Dwayne & Deanne Drewet are also shareholders; Dwayne & Tom Drewet Jr are former directors; Tom Drewet Sr formed Drewet Contractors Ltd in July, with himself as director & shareholder) was wound up in the Auckland High Court on Thursday on Inland Revenue’s application. The Official Assignee was appointed liquidator.
Calais Mount Resort Ltd (Bill Gallagher of Gallagher Group Ltd, Hamilton, & Robert George Murray, of Robert George/Murray/Galmur/Seaside Holdings Ltd and Quality Road Construction Ltd, was wound up in the Auckland High Court on Thursday on Inland Revenue’s application. The Official Assignee was appointed liquidator.
Golden Resorts International Ltd (Essam Elkhishin, also Takiron Property Developments Ltd (receivers appointed on 2 September), Takiron Holdings/Intelligent Flooring Systems/Subdivision Ltd, Prime Life Ltd, Pacific Ridge Lifestyle Resort Ltd, Sky Properties Ltd, Sails CafÃ© & Bar Ltd, Arlow Holdings Ltd, SCI Holdings/Educational Services/Property Development & Construction Ltd, and Islamic Funding House of NZ Ltd) was wound in the Auckland High Court on Thursday on Inland Revenue’s application. Richard Agnew & Vivian Fatupaito (PricewaterhouseCoopers) were appointed liquidators.
AHC Developments Ltd (Andrew Lamont Turner) was wound up in the Auckland High Court on Thursday on Inland Revenue’s application. Grant Graham & Brendon Gibson (Ferrier Hodgson) were appointed liquidators.
Previous story, U column 26 January 2002: IRD seeks liquidation for Andrew Turner’s AHC
Fletcher Steel Ltd’s application to wind up KRS Builders NZ Co Ltd (Kiriti Raju) was discontinued in the Auckland High Court after settlement.
Trendy Homes Ltd settled with Westpac Bank but the bank’s application to wind the company up was adjourned in the Auckland High Court to Thursday 6 March at 10.45am to resolve other matters. Another of Mr Rafiq’s companies, Accrue Developments Ltd, also faced a liquidation application from the bank but went into voluntary liquidation on 11 December.
(See U column week to 17 November, Bank seeks liquidation for Ayub’s Trendy Homes & Accrue for earlier details).
The application of Hartner Construction Ltd (in receivership & liquidation; directors Wayne & Gaile Hartner) to wind up Parkbrook Holdings Ltd (in receivership since June; directors Rudolf Gitmans & Myrle Alexander) was adjourned in the Auckland High Court to Thursday 6 March at 10.45am to confirm the appointment of a liquidator by Parkbrook itself. Parkbrook is in receivership. Mr Gitmans is also a director of Fabrications NZ Ltd, Spencer Fabrics 1991 Ltd, Parkstone Holdings Ltd, Airmyn Investments Ltd (in liquidation), and a former director of Fifer Residential Ltd. Myrle Alexander is also a director of Airmyn, and of Fluffy Duck Ltd and Proprius Holdings Ltd with Paul Graeme Alexander, Runymede Forty Ltd, Muzbak Corp Ltd with Julie Alexander, and 2 of Ken Wikeley’s Power Pacific companies, Power Pacific Corp Ltd and Power Pacific Scope Ltd.
Burrell Demolition Ltd (Alex Burrell) settled with Connell Wagner Ltd, but Titan Cranes Ltd has taken over as substituted creditor seeking Burrell’s liquidation. The application was adjourned in the Auckland High Court to Thursday 6 March at 10.45am.
Glasswork Glass Ltd’s application to wind up Roseneath Properties Ltd (Stephen Kelly, also Southern Hemisphere Land & Property Investments Ltd, Central Strata Management Ltd, Grafton Ridge Ltd, New Oakland Properties Ltd and Volcanic Investments Ltd, and formerly of RAM Securities Ltd, Contributory Mortgage Investments Ltd and Contributory Mortgage Nominees Ltd) was withdrawn after settlement.
Phoenix Property Services Ltd (Mark Holmes, also Team Approach Ltd and Atlas World Class Ltd, & Stephen Malone, Albany). Went into voluntary liquidation on 4 February, the day before Inland Revenue’s application to wind it up was due in court.
Phoenix Residential Solutions Ltd (known as Genesis Homes Land Co Ltd until 5 February 2001; director Bruce Gage) was wound up in the Auckland High Court on Thursday on Inland Revenue’s application. Gerald Hulst was appointed liquidator. DPJ Ltd (Genesis Homes Henderson Ltd until the name change on 8 May) was wound up in August on Inland Revenue’s application. Mr Gage is director of Genesis Homes Ltd, Family Homes Ltd, Paladin Investments Ltd, Prestige 2000 Ltd and some related companies.
Rayclean Ltd (Hans Baalbergen) went into voluntary liquidation on 4 February, the day before Inland Revenue’s application to wind it up was due in court. Mr Baalbergen incorporated another company, Bayclean Ltd, on 30 January.
Hazelwood Electrical Ltd (Barry Hazelwood, formerly of Haber Development/Investment/Property Services Ltd, Victoria Bay Trustees Ltd , Barrona Development Trustees Ltd and Barrona Investments Trustees Ltd, which was struck off on 24 December 2002) was wound up in the Auckland High Court on Thursday on Inland Revenue’s application. Grant Graham & Brendon Gibson (Ferrier Hodgson) were appointed liquidators.
Cavendish Real Estate Ltd (Bruce Stenning) was wound up in the Auckland High Court on Thursday on Inland Revenue’s application. Richard Agnew & Vivian Fatupaito (PricewaterhouseCoopers) were appointed liquidators.
8 February 2003
Enterprising Manukau Ltd (incorporated in 1999) and Manukau Events Ltd (incorporated in June 2002; Gaelle Deighton, also Manukau Enterprise Board Ltd and Deighton Enterprises Ltd, & Stephen Wilkinson, also on the Enterprise Board, are directors of both) were placed in liquidation on 29 January, with Curtis Mountfort (Mountfort & Associates) as liquidator. Creditors must file claims by Tuesday 4 March.
5 February 2003
Multiworks Construction Ltd (Berend Geldenhuys & Kurt Wend) went into voluntary liquidation on 3 February, appointing John Whittfield & Graeme McDonald (McDonald Vague) as liquidators. Creditors must file claims by Monday 10 March. Maskell Productions Ltd had an application to wind the company up set down before the High Court on Thursday 13 March.
Greenpark Products Ltd applied on 10 December to wind up Cabra Manufacturing Ltd (Michael Padfield, also Cabra Interiors Ltd and NZ Trade Import/Export Corp Ltd). The application will be heard in the Auckland High Court on Thursday 6 March at 10.45am. Ultradesk Ltd has an application to wind Cabra up before the court on Thursday 27 February.
4 February 2003
North Shore company director Chris de Lautour, now registered as unemployed & living in Christchurch, was adjudicated bankrupt on 12 December.
Previous story: U column 12 December 2002, De Lautour closes Leda Construction
3 February 2003
Lomas Properties Ltd (Joseph & Anne Lomas) went into voluntary liquidation on 24 January, appointing Richard Kuegler (Kuegler & Associates Ltd, Takanini) as liquidator. The Lomases formed a new company, Lomas Rentals Ltd, in October 2002.