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First Two Pipeline Workers Awarded Industry Certification

Monday, 4 December 2017, 12:08 pm | Connexis

December 4 2017: New Zealand has its first two fully trade certified water pipeline construction and maintenance workers, following the introduction of Civil Trade Certifications in 2015. More >>

Staff Investment Leads to Awards for Isaac Construction

Friday, 24 November 2017, 11:17 am | Connexis

November 24, 2017: A management decision to put its people at the centre of its business development has paid off for Christchurch’s Isaac Construction. More >>

Energy Industry celebrates top achievers

Monday, 18 September 2017, 4:16 pm | Connexis

Energy Industry celebrates top achievers September 18, 2017: The top trainees and trainers in New Zealand’s electricity and telecommunications industry have been recognised at the Connexis Annual Connection Excellence Awards in Hamilton. More >>

Students connect to power industry career opportunities

Thursday, 14 September 2017, 10:09 am | Connexis

September 14, 2017: Secondary school students considering careers in the Electricity Supply Industry have a unique opportunity to see what working in the Industry involves at the Annual Connection event in the Waikato this week. More >>

Energy Industry excellence award winners to be announced

Wednesday, 6 September 2017, 10:23 am | Connexis

September 6, 2017: New Zealand's top trainees and trainers in the electricity and telecommunications industry will be recognised at the Connexis Annual Connection Excellence Awards dinner next week in Hamilton. More >>

New Chief Executive at helm of Connexis

Monday, 21 August 2017, 12:37 pm | Connexis

21 August 2017: New Connexis Chief Executive Peter Benfell is joining the organisation at a time of major growth and investment for the Infrastructure industry and is looking forward to the challenge ahead. More >>

Campaign to Recruit Female Infrastructure Industry Staff

Friday, 21 July 2017, 9:58 am | Connexis

Wellington, 20 July 2017: Women from around the country recently experienced a taste of a career in the Infrastructure Industry. More >>

Franklin women sample work in the Electricity Industry

Friday, 23 June 2017, 12:24 pm | Connexis

Franklin women sample work in the Electricity Industry 'Girls with Hi-Vis' campaign aims to recruit more women More >>

Girls with Hi-Vis month underway

Friday, 2 June 2017, 10:26 am | Connexis

Wellington, 2 June 2017: Women around the country are donning Hi-Vis attire this month for a 'hands on' taste of working in the Infrastructure Industry. More >>

Women key target to boost infrastructure numbers

Thursday, 18 May 2017, 4:28 pm | Connexis

Wellington, 18 May 2017: The Government's recent announcement of an $11 billion investment into infrastructure signals the need for recruiting more quality workers into the industry. More >>

Government funding boost welcomed by Infrastructure Industry

Friday, 28 April 2017, 2:03 pm | Connexis

28 April 2017: The Government's recently announced $11 billion investment into infrastructure over the coming years has been welcomed by the industry. More >>

Higgins employee's 25-year skill base formally recognised

Friday, 17 March 2017, 12:19 pm | Connexis

Christchurch, 17 March 2017: Hearing challenges aren't a barrier to success in the Civil Infrastructure Industry for one long-time Higgins Christchurch employee who has just achieved an industry qualification. More >>

17-year-old carving out career in male dominated industry

Monday, 6 March 2017, 10:46 am | Connexis

Christchurch, 5 March 2017: 17-year-old Ellie Pugh is carving herself a successful career in the Energy Industry, a traditionally male dominated domain, in the true spirit of International Women's Day. More >>

Training initiative helps students into workforce

Friday, 16 December 2016, 10:26 am | Connexis

16 December 2016: A group of secondary students are now 'job ready' for the Civil Infrastructure Industry armed with both practical experience and a qualification thanks to a new training initiative. More >>

BoP Civil Infrastructure Workers Praise Industry Initiative

Friday, 2 December 2016, 2:20 pm | Connexis

Tauranga, 2 December 2016: A group of Bay of Plenty Civil Infrastructure workers are proud to have a new industry Trade Certification to their name and are praising the Industry for its introduction. More >>

Trainee takes out top Electricity Supply Industry award

Wednesday, 26 October 2016, 2:38 pm | Connexis

26 October 2016: Electricity Supply Industry trainee Andrew Kennett has scooped the top industry award for 2016. More >>

Power company staff put their skills to the test

Thursday, 13 October 2016, 4:16 pm | Connexis

October 13, 2016: It's hands on for the top Electricity Supply Industry staff next week as they pit their skills against fellow workers from around the country. More >>

Canterbury leading the way with Civil Trades

Thursday, 6 October 2016, 3:44 pm | Connexis

October 6, 2016: Tony Foster of Fletcher Construction is the latest Cantabrian to become Civil Trades Certified. Tony follows in the footsteps of Che Gallagher of Fletcher Construction and Barry Bowen and Wes Jefferys of City Care, who were part ... More >>

Best and brightest finalists for energy excellence awards

Monday, 22 August 2016, 11:47 am | Connexis

August 22, 2016: Twenty of New Zealand's top trainees and trainers in the electricity and telecommunications industry have been named as finalists in the Connexis Annual Connection Excellence Awards. More >>

Lower Hutt company excels for third year in a row

Friday, 12 August 2016, 10:30 am | Connexis

Wellington, 12 August 2016: A Lower Hutt based civil infrastructure company has just scooped a national award for the third year in a row in recognition of its staff development. More >>