PRESS RELEASE: Richie McCaw of Christchurch Helicopters to showcase flying skills at Annual Connection

Chloe Energy

Helicopters and skilled pilots play a crucial role in keeping the country plugged into the electrical grid. That will be demonstrated by none other than Richie McCaw of Christchurch Helicopters at the opening of the 2018 Annual Connection event. Annual Connection, which this year will run from October 2-4 at the Airforce Museum in Christchurch, is a showcase event for …

PRESS RELEASE: Three times Civil Trades success for Coastal Cabling Services

Chloe Civil Trades

A Bay of Plenty Directional Drilling company is connecting to a bright future with three employees the first in the region to achieve Civil Trade Certification in Pipeline Construction and Maintenance – Trenchless. Christopher Te Moananui, Shane Brown and Nicolas Heier of Coastal Cabling are the first to complete their Civil Trade Certification in Pipeline Construction and Maintenance – Trenchless …

Ship to shore: Laying the groundwork for the best infrastructure training in Auckland

Chloe Civil Trades, Energy, Telco, Water

A career in the Royal NZ Navy may not seem like an obvious pathway into a role developing the ongoing training of infrastructure workers, but for Mark Baldock, it’s all about going where the experience takes you. Mark is the new Auckland Business Development Manager for Connexis, ITO for New Zealand’s infrastructure sector, tasked with growing the level of engagement …

Awards for emerging construction leaders, stars in training

Chloe Civil Trades, eNews, News

Pictured left to right: Becky Cox (Fulton Hogan BOP SQTE Administrator),  Anita Varga (Fulton Hogan BOP Regional Manager),  Brian Warren (CCNZ president), Peter Benfell (Connexis CE), Dave Connell (Connell Contractors), Margo Connell (Connell Contractors), Ross Leslie and Quintin Rolston (Isaac Construction)  Awards for emerging construction leaders, stars in training. A Christchurch construction manager responsible for two company divisions, an Auckland roading …

Got a Trade? Got it Made! 2018 SpeedMeets

Chloe Civil Trades, Energy, News, Telco, Water

Do you have entry level jobs or positions available for trainees and/or apprentices within your company? Get involved with Got a Trade? SpeedMeets! SpeedMeets involve Employers and job seeking secondary school students coming together speed dating style for short mini interviews. This year eight events are being held around the country in September. You come along and the Got A Trade? …

July 2018 Trainee eNews out now: GWHV, Biggest and Best Yet!

Chloe Civil Trades, Energy, eNews, News, Telco, Ultimit / Women in Infrastructure, Water

The July 2018 issue of our eNews is out now. This issue of the Infrastructure Trainee eNews has a Girls with Hi-Vis® focus in honour of GWHV month. Read it online today. IN THIS ISSUE: CE Statement Girls with Hi-Vis® Attracts More Women to a Career in Infrastructure Genesis Energy Embracing the Girls with Hi-Vis® Spirit Introducing Holly to a …

July 2018 Infrastructure Industry eNews out now: GWHV, Biggest and Best Yet!

Chloe News

The July 2018 issue of our eNews is out now. This issue of the Infrastructure Industry eNews has a Girls with Hi-Vis® focus in honour of GWHV month. Read it online today. IN THIS ISSUE: CE Statement Girls with Hi-Vis® Attracts More Women to a Career in Infrastructure Genesis Energy Embracing the Girls with Hi-Vis® Spirit Introducing Holly to a …

PRESS RELEASE: Girls with Hi-Vis® opens doors to 350 potential new staff

Chloe Civil Trades, Energy, eNews, News, Our People, Telco, Ultimit / Women in Infrastructure, Water

Pictured: Attendees at the Meridian Energy Girls with Hi-Vis® event in Wellington Wellington 3 July 2018:  More than 350 women throughout the country took the opportunity to experience the Infrastructure Industry ‘hands on’ in June. The annual Girls with Hi-Vis® (GWHV) initiative saw companies in the Civil, Energy, Telecommunication and 3Waters industries open their doors for a day, specifically to …

PRESS RELEASE: Chance Conversation Leads to New Career

Chloe Energy, eNews, News, Ultimit / Women in Infrastructure

Pictured: Attendees at Mercury Energy event entering the Karapiro Power Station This time last year Mikaela Addy didn’t know what to do next. Her BSc in maths and earth science at Waikato University was nearly complete, and she had no idea where it would take her. A chance discussion with her flatmate led to a job she’d never considered, in …

PRESS RELEASE: Counties Power opens their doors to High School students

Chloe Energy, Our People, Ultimit / Women in Infrastructure

Lines company Counties Power held a career day for local high school students today to promote the industry to youth.  More than 20 students from Pukekohe High School, Onewhero Area School and Rosehill College participated in the event and learnt more about working in the electricity supply industry. Held in conjunction with the Girls with Hi-Vis® initiative run by Connexis, …