Author: Cherie

  • Accumulated wisdom

    Accumulated wisdom

    Well versed in all aspects of light steel framing, Tibor Kiss, co-owner and design manager at 80 Structures, draws on his broad knowledge to bring accuracy and down-the-line efficiency to every project.

  • Engineered to Succeed

    Engineered to Succeed

    With an education spanning from Fiji to the University of Auckland engineering department, Sidhant Pawan Kumar now works as a light steel frame design specialist at Redco – in this article, he lets us know what’s on the immediate steel frame horizon and shares a lesser-known advantage of light steel over timber framing.)  

  • An informed perspective on steel framing

    An informed perspective on steel framing

    Steven Cook’s career has touched on several aspects of steel framing, leading to his current role as general manager at SteelHaus – he reflects eloquently on the role NASH plays in our industry. Logical Progression Looking at Steven Cook’s early career path, he seemed destined for a career involving steel framing. From early on he…

  • Steelrite Framing: Blood and Steel – It’s a Family Affair

    Steelrite is a respected steel framing company built on drive, experience, and family – and the staff are part of the extended family, too. To find out more about Steelrite Framing go to Steelrite – a snapshot Steelrite Framing is a steel framing specialist based in South Auckland with a branch recently opened in…

  • Involvement in the industry leads to a new role

    Involvement in the industry leads to a new role

    New to being the Chairman of NASH, Jamie Hodgson brings a wealth of industry knowledge to the role, both in terms of years on the board and his hands-on know-how, having steel-related businesses of his own – but Jamie’s love of steel came about almost by accident.

  • Cold-Formed Steel Design Seminar (Part 1 – Structural)

    HERA & NASH have teamed up to bring you an amazing series of seminars to deep dive into the world of cold-form steel design so you can get the most out of your designs using this material! The first part of this series are coming up: 𝗨𝗻𝗶𝘃𝗲𝗿𝘀𝗶𝘁𝘆 𝗼𝗳 𝗪𝗮𝗶𝗸𝗮𝘁𝗼: 28 Nov 2023, 1-5pm (In-person) 𝗨𝗻𝗶𝘃𝗲𝗿𝘀𝗶𝘁𝘆…

  • Next level thinking

    Next level thinking

    With CH Engineering acting in a sub-contractor role for a Tauranga construction firm, Jamie Hodgson was project managing the interior fit-out of a large storage facility for Guardian Secure Storage in Hamilton.

  • Showcasing how  NASH members are “Reframing How New Zealand Builds Better Homes”

    Showcasing how  NASH members are “Reframing How New Zealand Builds Better Homes”

    The National Association of Steel-Framed Housing launched its new website in October. It is representative of our members who champion the use of steel framing. Their goal is to build better homes intelligently and for the future of New Zealanders.