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2018 Annual report: disrupt or be disrupted

Chairman Mike Lehan and CEO Troy Coyle report on a year of transition for HERA. Celebrating 40 years serving our metals industry has shown us that a focus on transformation and innovation is needed to ensure our industry is ready to navigate a potentially volatile, uncertain, complex and ambiguous world.

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2017 Annual report: consistently driving quality & innovation

Chairman Mike Lehan and Director Wolfgang Scholz report on a particularly booming steel construction sector which benefited our performance – despite our attempts to leverage government R&D co-funding for transformative innovation not coming to fruition.

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2016 Annual report: one centre delivering value

Chairman John Frear and Director Wolfgang Scholz reflect on a successful year for the metals industry.  Which coupled with a strong levy income has allowed us to take important steps to drive growth.  Responding to changing market conditions to support our industry’s long term success along the way.

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2015 Annual report: supporting your industry through innovation

Chairman John Frear and Director Wolfgang Scholz cover the key aspects that have led to what was a turnaround year for HERA.  Signalling regained strength in our way forward to ensure our industry’s future.

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2014 Annual report: quality, certainty and value through innovation

Chairman John Frear and Director Wolfgang Scholz look back on a year that was a real confidence boost to HERA and our industry.  With increased activity, demonstrated leadership and a greater engagement level in quality assurance and innovation shown by members.

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2013 Annual report: delivering quality, certainty and value through innovation

Chairman Peter Hutton and Director Wolfgang Scholz reflect on a year that has led to a predicted activity flurry.  Following the Canterbury rebuild and concerns from industry around growing import challenges many members ability to remain competitive have been tested.

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2012 Annual report: promoting a multi-faceted metals engineering industry

Chairman Peter Hutton and Director Wolfgang Scholz report on the continued uncertainty around the world’s economic performance.  Our industry’s increasing confidence following a slow but steady recovery with reports of free capacity and steel cost stability.

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2011 Annual report: research for a more sustainable and prosperous New Zealand

Chairman Peter Hutton and Director Wolfgang Scholz cover the year’s activity which we’re happy to report is on its way up.  Following a challenging year of resource constraints, we’ve draw on major stakeholders, government and organisation support to meet our goals.

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2010 Annual report: being part of the team is everything

Chairman David Moore and Director Wolfgang Scholz cover a year which has seen dampened industry activity following the recession.  Little signs for real growth particularly in construction, drives the message that innovation and ongoing development to maintain a competitive position is needed.

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2009 Annual report: contingencies for the recession

Chairman David Moore and Director Wolfgang Scholz reflect on a year of unpredicted change in business activity.  The need to reduce costs and seek new avenues for income generation has driven our research focus on productivity improvement.  With the aim to raise international competitiveness for our member base.

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2008 Annual report: building a sustainable New Zealand

Chairman David Moore and Director Wolfgang Scholz report on a year that has seen the establishment of the Metal Industry Sustainability Strategy.  It’s aim not only improving our member’s contribution to becoming sustainably centred businesses, but identify business opportunities around sustainable technologies too.

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2007 Annual report: working towards a stronger metals industry

Chairman David Moore and Director Wolfgang Scholz cover a year where HERA continues to work hard to realise the formation of the NZ Metals Institute.  We have an excellent outlook for the future through large infrastructure developments and opportunities overseas.  Despite a tight labour market and exchange rate worries for exporters.

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2006 Annual report: NZ metals industry going global

Chairman Noel Davies and Director Wolfgang Scholz reflect on a year where HERA has engaged with industry to develop the metals industry sector element of the ‘New Zealand Trade and Enterprises Manufacturing + Strategy’ – giving rise to the expansion of new opportunities to actively influence the prosperity of our industry.

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