Steel Construction NZ says local structural steel fabricators are showing strong support for the quality assurance scheme the industry launched a year ago, steel fabricator certification.
Bankrupt Ranui carpenter David Gillanders has had his building practitioner licence cancelled after the Building Practitioners Board upheld 2 complaints heard in October. Mr Gillanders’ name was ordered to be removed from the register. As a person who’s no longer licensed, neither he, nor his penalty nor the reason for the decision appears on the register despite the search pointers.
International Accreditation NZ has recommended that Auckland Council continue to be accredited as a registered building consent authority without raising any corrective action requests.
New Zealand structural steel fabricators have created a certification scheme to distinguish themselves from imported prefabricated steelwork.
Builders will be subjected to a new set of disclosure rules from 1 January 2015.
Published 17 March 2008 Waitakere City Council has been accredited as a building consent authority. Planning & regulatory committee chairman Vanessa Neeson said: “As every council in New Zealand knows, being a consent authority brings with it the responsibility of maintaining standards as we continue to monitor, review & improve our performance. This project […]