World’s first 3D printed bridge

From a prosthetic arm to a Michelin-star meal, 3D printing has already been used to create a range of weird and wonderful objects.

And the latest construction made using the technology takes things to a whole new level.

The Daily Mail reports, researchers have created the world's first 3D-printed bridge, which they say could be the future for construction.

2017-02-09T15:39:55+13:00February 9th, 2017|Construction, Engineering, News|

Puhoi to Warkworth road consortium gets OIO approval

The Overseas Investment Office has approved the sale of 1,700 hectares of land to the consortium which is to build and maintain the Puhoi to Warkworth road, connecting Auckland to Northland.

The NX2 Consortium is paying "in excess of $100 million" for the leaseholds rights, with a further $100 million to be spent on developing the land before the $750 million roading project starts.

2017-01-09T14:58:39+13:00January 9th, 2017|Auckland, Construction, Engineering, National, News|