• Development of a collaborative training partnership in the NZ construction industry 

      Laing, Neil; Roberts, Paul; Kestle, Linda; Puolitaival, Taija; Brenton-Rule, T.; Bryan, A. (2017-07)
      In 2015 a first tier New Zealand commercial construction company approached the Department of Construction at Unitec regarding the company’s professional development training. The primary aim was to focus on introducing a ...
    • Learnings from a collaborative academia –construction sector bespoke study programme – a reflective case study 

      Kestle, Linda; Laing, Neil (Australasian University Building Educators Association (AUBEA), 2018-09)
      The construction industry is known as a competitive, fragmented and often adversarial work environment. Maintaining high levels of productivity and profitability within such an environment frequently requires a diverse ...
    • Steps in a journey towards a fuzzy future 

      Boon, John; Laing, Neil (Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS), 2015-07)
      From 2009 to early 2015 the Department of Construction at Unitec Institute of Technology has grappled with the challenges of changing technology that have impacted on both what and how it teaches. It has done this within ...