History & Heritage

 

The New Zealand Concrete Society as a name came into use in 1980, being regarded as a better instrument to describe the broader interests and activities of the members of the New Zealand Prestressed Concrete Institute, which had been incorporated in 1964.



 

At the NZ Concrete Society conference at Wairakei Resort, Taupo, in October 2014, Gavin Cormack presented an address celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the NZ Concrete Society.  This is documented below:


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NZ Concrete Society Historic Video



At a special 50th Anniversary dinner for the NZ Concrete Society, held at Wairakei Resort on Wednesday 8 October, Bob Norman presented a toast to the Society, detailed below:


Bob Norman 50th Anniversary Toast 2014 66.55 KB 2209


The document below, authored by Michael Brice, previous NZCS Secretary, details the first 25 years of the NZ Concrete Society: 


NZCS - A Quarter Century Young 174.46 KB 2857

 

At the NZ Concrete Society conference at Wairakei Resort, Taupo, in October 2002, Gavin Cormack presented an address on the concrete industry in general. This is documented below:


Gavin Cormack Address 2002 70.29 KB 2809