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8 July 2020

This is Us - Aimee and Joey - Antarctica

Meet Aimee and Joey. A couple of kiwis living abroad during the Covid-19 pandemic Read More

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15 June 2020

NZ company to rebuild our home in Antarctica

Antarctica New Zealand is delighted to announce Leighs Construction Limited has been selected as the preferred main contractor for the Scott Base Redevelopment project. Leighs, a New Zealand owned and operated construction compan… Read More

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9 June 2020

COVID-19 Impacts Antarctic Field Season

As COVID-19 sweeps the planet, only one continent remains untouched and Antarctica New Zealand is focused on keeping it that way. After close consultation with other National Antarctic Programmes in the Ross Sea region and consid… Read More

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29 May 2020

Polar Journal | Facelifting for New Zealand’s Antarctic station

Since Sir Edmund Hillary set up his hut on Ross Island in 1957, New Zealand’s Antarctic station Scott Base has grown steadily. Several times rebuilt and expanded, today there are 12 buildings on the small Pram Point on the island… Read More

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28 May 2020

Webinar: Redeveloping Scott Base for the future

A live YouTube webinar presentation by the Scott Base Redevelopment Team hosted by the New Zealand Antarctic Society. Speakers: - Simon Shelton, Scott Base Redevelopment Senior Project Manager, Antarctica New Zealand- Hugh Brough… Read More

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18 May 2020

New additions to the Redevelopment project team

Antarctica New Zealand welcomes The Building Intelligence Group and Rawlinsons to the Scott Base Redevelopment Project. These New Zealand companies have been appointed to the project team as Design Lead and Quantity Surveyor &amp… Read More