Robert Saunders, Calibre’s Renewables Sector Lead, shares part two of his step-by-step guide to renewables. Robert discusses financing options.Read More
Tobias Chalmers and Mal McCann of Calibre, together with water infrastructure experts, James Mahoney of True Water and Andrew Cook of RGB Services, believe that previously commercially unviable land can be made viable by installing temporary wastewater treatment plants. Their paper, 'Servicing of Fringe Developments through Temporary Wastewater Treatment and Land Irrigation' was recently presented at OzWater18 in Brisbane. Read the case study of Waterlea Estate, located on the fridge of Ipwich City, in South East Queensland.Read More
Save money. Save time. Save the environment. These are among the benefits of light timber-frame construction. So why has New Zealand — known for it’s have-a-go attitude — been so slow to embrace the technique for mid-rise buildings? Four and five-storey apartment blocks with light timber frames are commonplace around the world, including in the UK, Canada and the US. Among the significant benefits touted are cost savings on structures of up to 20 per cent. New Zealand is facing a housing crisis, but has shied away from using light-weight timber frames, despite their prolific use overseas, including on affordable mid-rise apartments and social housing units. We ask Calibre’s Sean Gardiner (New Zealand Structures Sector Leader) to tell us why.Read More
Calibre announces today an update on its strategic review and confirms that it has started a sale process in respect of each of its businesses, Professional Services (PS), Diona and G&S Engineering.Read More
The Calibre Group Limited (“Calibre”) Board has noted recent media speculation in relation to the intended exit of its major shareholder, First Reserve. In conjunction with that planned exit of First Reserve, the Calibre Board has conducted a strategic review of the business with a view to pursuing those planned options that optimise value for all shareholders.Read More
“Let’s completely bomb the whole system!” It was a rallying cry from the Greater Sydney Commission’s Geoff Roberts as he rounded up his address to an enthralled audience at the Urban Development Institute of Australia NSW luncheon on February 15. This was by no means the only highlight of a speech that updated industry professionals on the progress of the Greater Sydney Commission’s vision for a polycentric Sydney and how it would be delivered over the next 20 years.Read More
Calibre New Zealand was named this week as a finalist in the prestigious Financial Review Client Choice Awards 2018 – Australia and New Zealand’s leading client-driven awards programme for professional services firms.Read More
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