An export NOT to be proud of

by HERA Industry Development Manager Nick Inskip On April 15, Minster for Research Science and Technology Wayne Mapp announced that the research vessel Tangaroa operated by the Crown Research Institute, the National institute for Water and Atmospheric Research (NIWA) would be heading to Singapore for an overhaul and conversion work. The vessel, which could have […]

Let’s talk about upsizing

It’s happening everywhere. Downsizing, that is. Since the economic turmoil of some 18 months ago, life hasn’t been quite the same, has it? And in a country as small as New Zealand there comes a time when the downsizing needs to stop before everyone goes nuts. The Government is currently cracking the whip through the […]

Global aluminium industry co-operating on climate change actions

The International Aluminium Institute.Chairman and Deputy CEO of UC RUSAL, Mr. Artem Volynets says “The biggest task for Governments is engaging and informing the community across all levels, from producer to consumer about the role they can play in improving the transformation of resources, including energy, from raw material to consumer goods and then to […]