Nelson Management Ltd: Clever thinking at the heart of Nelson’s forest harvesting

READ FULL ARTICLE The harvester head in action: any chain shot firing out from the front of the chainsaw blade is shielded by Charlie’s guard flap Charlie Thomson with his Waratah harvester Duncan Borlase tightens a log load using the horizontal twitch and Borlase Bellcrank system Close-up of the twitch and Borlase Bellcrank Contact

Pic Picot

Pic Picot READ MAGAZINE Pic recounts his adventures as a bag-maker, furniture craftsman, giftware manufacturer, reluctant restaurateur, sailing school pioneer and peanut butter mogul BY JACK MARTIN So Pic, where are you from? I was born in Wellington, and we moved to Auckland when I was about 10. I grew up in Pakuranga, went to … Read more

Pete Rainey

At Government House, Pete receiving his MNZM in 2013 READ MAGAZINE Musician, teacher, impresario and Nelson councilor Pete Rainey talks to Jack Martin about his vision for Nelson and whether he will run for mayor BY JACK MARTIN WT: What motivates you? Pete: I guess a desire to contribute. I’ve always had quite a strong … Read more

RE/MAX Elite: Local expertise, global reach

READ MAGAZINE BY BOB IRVINE Kate Bradley gives her RE/MAX Elite agents a lot of rope. “I don’t expect people to be here at half-past 8 and leave at half-past 5. This is not that kind of job. Salespeople work hard and are self-motivated.” Companies do not usually become a global giant in a little … Read more