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New Zealand Plumbers, Drainlayers & Gasfitters Association Inc

New Zealand Plumbers, Drainlayers & Gasfitters
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News Archive: September, 2015


PGD Boards new CPD Proposal

Put your views forward by the 16th October 2015 on the Plumbers, Gasfitters, Drainlayers Boards new CPD Proposal! To download Consultation CLICK HERE: http://www.pgdb.co.nz/consultation/current.html... Read More »

General Meeting Thursday 24th September 2015

Thank you to all our Members and Associate Members who attended our September General Meeting at The Commerce Club Remuera. We appreciate your ongoing support and enthusiasm. It was an excellent turn out with Glen Burr of Wet N Wild Plumbing presenting his Backflow Prevention Course worth 8 CPD points. We will continue to provide upskilling,... Read More »

Introductory Backflow Prevention Course

Points to be Gained: 8 CPD Points Date: Thursday 24th September 201Introductory Backflow Prevention Course5 Time: 6pm Venue: The Commerce Club             27-33 Ohinerau Street, Remuera, Auckland Cost: FREE Refreshments provided RSVP secretary@nzpdg.org.nz... Read More »

Presidents Report

To all of our Members, Associate Members and Sponsors - Welcome to spring! I’m glad we have all noticed that the rain has gone and it is 10 degrees warmer and we have all found and prepared the BBQ and fishing rods. In the same light, we need to recognize that there has been a change in season and there is likely to be a change in... Read More »

Tip Top Tech - Valves

I was called to a leak in an under sink cupboard of a commercial building where the pressure reducing valve supplying a boiling cylinder had ruptured it's diaphragm and a considerable amount of water was discharging from the breather hole. It reminded me of the policy we adopted in our company many years ago, which is to recommend strongly to ... Read More »

Introducing Crombie Lockwood

SMART PLUMBING COVERS The exclusive SmartPAK Plumbers package provides complete peace of mind for EVERY risk area you face: Liability Public Liability insurance is a requirement for NZPDGA Members; it protects your business should its operations cause accidental injury, or damage to the property of a customer. It includes legal costs to defend any... Read More »

September 2015 Media Release

Aucklanders should be on the look out for illegal plumbers: http://www.voxy.co.nz/business/aucklanders-should-be-lookout-illegal-plumbers/5/230909 New research aims to lift oil and gas exploration success: http://www.voxy.co.nz/national/new-research-aims-lift-oil-and-gas-exploration-success/5/230817 Health & Safety reform bill: ... Read More »

PVC Piping DIY for the Creative

CLICK HERE for PVC Piping DIY Projects: http://www.decoratingyoursmallspace.com/14-awesome-pvc-projects-for-the-home/  ... Read More »