All hoopla, no robots at new Fletcher factory
Fletcher’s new offsite home manufacturing facility could be producing two homes a day within a couple of years. But for the moment this high-tech factory is underwhelming.
Auckland’s mysterious light rail plan
There are so many questions hanging over the plan to put light rail in Auckland.
Salvaging a future Auckland icon
An Auckland fire engineer compares the salvage operation on the SkyCity Convention Centre to rebuilding after an earthquake.
Port can’t move without getting this right
The University of Auckland’s Tava Olsen firmly believes the Ports of Auckland should stay where it is for now. But if it were to move, there’s one thing it couldn’t do without.
Local elections: Now for the hard stuff
Four of NZ’s six largest cities changed mayors on Saturday, three through incumbents being ousted at the local polls. The new crew now need to be the change they promised.
Worse coming for Auckland drivers
Auckland drivers can expect commutes to get worse before they get better as the city pushes on with multiple transport changes.
Specialists, crane to fight SkyCity fire
The fire at SkyCity in Auckland is into its third day, with flames still evident this morning and smoke continuing to affect the central city.
$1m e-scooter bill in need of serious fix
Electric scooter injuries are a huge drain on Auckland’s trauma services, so it’s time for rules over regulations, writes Dr Colleen Bergin.