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 Carlaw Park Wins Concrete 3 Sustainability Award - Excellence in Commercial Concrete Construction

The prime redundant land of what was once a bustling stadium and home to New Zealand Rugby League has been reutilised into a new home for Students of Auckland University.

The Warren and Mahonney designed student accommodation village was constructed by Haydn and Rollet and features Nauhria's 'Monarc Creative Precast' panels to deliver the striking aesthetic dynamics of the building facades.

Panels feature multiple contrasting colour tone and textures achieved through Monarc's unique Diamond Honing and Diamond Brushing technology as well as advanced concrete colour enhancements.





Nauhria - Winner of the Westpac Auckland Business Excellence Supreme Award - South

* Rakesh Nauhria is awarded the Excellence in Business Leadership Award
* Nauhria are awarded the Excellence in Business Innovation Award


 Nauhria Announced as Triple Finalist in the 2015 Westpac South Auckland Business Excellence Awards

* Finalist - Excellence in Strategy and Planning
* Finalist - Excellence in Business Leadership
* Finalist - Excellence in Innovation

Nauhria Announced as Double Finalist in the 2014 Westpac South Auckland Business Excellence Awards

The 2014 Westpac South Auckland Business Award Finalists were announced by Auckland Chamber of Commerce CEO Michael Barnett at Villa Maria on Thursday 14th August.

 Nauhria Precast proudly celebrated the recognition of excellence  after receiving  finalist announcements in both the Excellence in Marketing and Excellence in Strategy and Planning categories.  

18 Companies and 3 Company Leaders were announced in total from over 200 High-Calibre entries.

The awards provided Nauhria with a global overview of their operations and helped to highlght areas of opportunity and areas of excellence for the whole company to celebrate.

The regional Awards offer businesses a chance to be rewarded for their excellence, to share their stories and their successes.
The South Gala Dinner and Awards ceremony will be held at Vodafone Events Centre in Manukau City on 9th October 2014. 

July 2014 Nauhria received ACC Tertiary Accreditation

Continued developments in Nauhria's Health and Safety Systems have seen recent ACC Audits upgrade Nauhria's H&S accreditation from Secondary to the top Tertiary Level.

The elevated accreditation symbolises and further recognises Nauhria's high value of its staff, customers and the environment.

This positive result is testament to the dedication and commitment from all of Nauhrias management and staff, equally looking out for each other.


 November 2013 The Value of our People...

Appreciating the value of their resources,  Nauhria have continued to expand with both physical and human resource with a vision of simply 'being the best'  
Unleashing this wealth of knowledge and skill requires effective communication across the company.
Nauhria have instigated personal development programs promoting numeracy and literacy development for its  diverse multi-cultural base of highly skilled and well educated employees. This provides Nauhria with a distinct advantage in the competitive construction industry

Nauhria's Be the Best'  programme also communicates this with a clear company vision and values based with a strong company cultural influence. Nauhria;s 'Be The Best' program has resulted in immediate gains in comprehension and communication skills to their broad employee base.

Multiple training sessions were embraced and enjoyed by program participants elevating their their own levels of communication, literacy, numeracy, attitude and pride.

On completion of the advanced training module, participants were recognised with personalised certificates but for most, the true reward was in being truely valued as an equal member of the Nauhria family. 

Nauhria will continue the momentum in personal development through further planned advanced skills training.

Nauhria value their most precious resource...
Nauhria value their people ! 


October 2013

 Well deserved excellence recognised...

Queenstown, New Zealand was host to the 2013 Concrete Conference held from the 3rd - 5th October 2013.

The Friday evenings formal awards dinner saw a multitude of New Zealands top projects and products submitted to the independent judging panel.

Managing Director Roshan Nauhria (NZOM)  was overwhelmed with the level of recognition for excellence receiving multiple awards throughout the evening including the Concrete3 Sustainability Supreme award of excellence for the Hurstmere Green Takapuna Project.

"These awards recognise the excellence of all parties involved in the Planning, Design, Manufacture and Construction over the preceeding years of the projects Completion, Nauhria are proud to work closely together with all of these companies to create & deliver results of excellence."

Nauhria's recognition included the following awards:

  • Q theatre  -  Concrete³ Sustainability award for Excellence in Commercial Concrete Construction
  • Geyser Building - Concrete³ Sustainability Certificate of Merit for Commercial Concrete Construction.
  • Hurstmere Green Takapuna - NZ Concrete Society - Excellence in Landscaping Award.
  • Hurstmere Green TakapunaConcrete³ Sustainability Award for Concrete for the Community.
  • Hurstmere Green TakapunaConcrete³ Sustainability SUPREME AWARD 2013.
For Nauhria Their Monarc Brand truely cements itself as the industry benchmark in architectural precast concrete. But for Nauhria its merely the spark at the beginning of new innovations and the challenge of future opportunities.

New Masterspec Section 3130M Launch and 3130 Precast Section Update

Effective 1st June 2013 Nauhria have launched the latest New Section  3130M for 'MONARC Creative Precast Panels and Stair Treads'

This Customised Section provides architectural designers with simplicity, correct industry terminology and consistant structure for specifying Monarc into your new project specification documents.

3130M is inclusive of full MONARC Colour, Texture and Decorative Design Detail options and Helpful design tips and advice.

The section is available to all MS Word interconnected Basic, Standard and landscaping versions of the Masterspec Software. 3130M is also included in the live online Version recently released. 

This release coincides with the Precast industry Masterspec section 3130 upgrade for precast components. Recent changes to NZ standards and industry best practice and approved code of practice updates have been included and are reflected equally across both sections.

If you require assistance with Specification writing please dont hesitate to contact Nauhria who would be happy to assist with prepopulating the masterspec 3130M section for you with your specific project requirements. 

December 2012
 Nauhria's New Reinforcing technology 

Its big, powerful,  bright yellow and super efficient!

The necessity to replace Nauhria's aging electric rebar benders and shears required careful research and balanced forward production planning in total spanning 14 months through to fruition. 

Investing in the right modern technology provided Nauhria with increased efficiency, quicker production speed and long term assurance of  high quality fabrication in the reinforcing steel industry.

The new MEP Machine will automatically feed, measure and precision shear reinforcing bar from dedicated stocks of 20mm, 25mm and  32mm dia'  before automatically bundling product ready for distribution.  

Capable of shearing 7 x 32mm HD bars in a single press, The shear line frees up valued resource to continue other production requirements.

6,10,12 & 16mm bars continue to be automatically processed through Nauhria's 2 other existing MEP  cut n bend plants.

The increased capacity provides Nauhria with the ability to effectively deliver larger sized projects, dramatically reduce the risk factor of resource congestion.

November 2012 Safety developments Recognised by ACC

Nauhria pride themselves in their responsible attitude towards the Health and Safety of its people, visitors and the environment.
Operations Manager  Terry Trotman says:
" Our success in Health and safety is when we have managed and prevented the risk of harm or injury from occuring to any of our staff, visitors or the enviroment and our people are  able to return home safely at the end of the day to friends and family" 

In an industry where accidents and injuries can devastate lives in an instant, Nauhria have proactively developed, planned and implemented preventative initiatives and promoted a safer culture change throughout their organisation. 

Following recent ACC Audits conducted by independently qualified professionals (IQP's), Nauhria's systems have been recognised and awarded with Secondary level ACC  Accreditation. 

Further initiatives are already underway as Nauhria embark on further improvements with the defined goal of achieving full stage 3 ACC Tertiary accreditation within months to follow. 

October 2012

2012 Concrete 3 - Commerical Construction Merit


Designed by award winning Architect Shannon Joe of Warren Mahonney Architects, Mainzeals new home achieved a 5 green star rating.

Facade panels were precast with MONARC ' ECO-Starlight ' concrete. The highly decorative panels were then MONARC refined with MONARC's Diamond honed then milled to MONARC's 'Corrugated' profile design providing a special and original appearance to the building and promoting just how beautiful recycled materials can be through accentuation.

The project received recognition and award of merit for commerical concrete construction in the 2012 Concrete 3 sustainability awards Dinner held at the Concrete Conference at Hamiltons Claudlands Arena.



September 2012  NEW Precast Production Manager

Nauhria are pleased to introduce their new Precast Operations Manager - Jason Money. 

Jason brings to Nauhria a wealth of both Local and International best practice initiatives, methodologies and experience. 

General Manager  Rakesh Nauhria identified key attributes within the precast operation where continued development and enhancement of people, procedures and plant were requried. 

Immediate initiatives include improved Quality Assurance procedures, Up-skilling of staff through a targeted training programme, Implementation of new planning and manufacturing optimisation models and investment in new plant and machinery.   

Together Jason and Nauhria's management team will continue to implement further planned projects with the ultimate goal of being the best precast company and delivering the best precast product.





  • Geyser Building - Concrete3 Sustainability Certificate of Merit for Commerical Building Excellence
  • Geyser Building - Concrete3 Sustainability Certificate of Merit for Commerical Building Excellence