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East coast roading in his blood - Mohi Smith

East coast roading in his blood - Mohi Smith

It was road work that took Mohi Smith's whānau to Matawai in the mid-20th century, and road work that helped him s...

3 August 2022

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Award-winning company inspires application

Award-winning company inspires application

Nadia White was so impressed when Quality Roading and Services won a Hawke’s Bay Chamber of Commerce Supreme Awar...

21 July 2022

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QRS mowing operators impress

QRS mowing operators impress

MOWER operators Shaun Hadcroft and James ‘Bubbles’ Wieczorek are developing their skills and careers at QRS tha...

29 June 2022

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Wairoa students thrive in their chosen path

Wairoa students thrive in their chosen path

This year Quality Roading and Services is supporting four Wairoa students in their chosen area of study or sport. We were thrilled this month to catch...

8 June 2022

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QRS new traffic management division for hire

QRS new traffic management division for hire

Quality Roading and Services's new traffic management division is available for contract across the North Island's east coast. The division was create...

24 May 2022

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QRS uses swimming pools to help strength test Te Reinga Bridge

QRS uses swimming pools to help strength test Te Reinga Bridge

A healthy dollop of Kiwi ingenuity from Quality Roading and Services and WSP engineers, helped ensure the Te Reinga Bridge was safe to open this week....

20 May 2022

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 Siobhan Storey announced as new QRS chief financial officer

Siobhan Storey announced as new QRS chief financial officer

Siobhan Storey, Ngāti Kahungunu and Ngāti Pāhauwera, has been announced as chief financial officer at Quality Roading and Services.

3 May 2022

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Two steps forward, one step back - progress continues

Two steps forward, one step back - progress continues

Quality Roading and Services staff are working hard to repair and reopen roads today after ex-tropical Cyclone Fili smashed into the district yesterda...

14 April 2022

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Bruce Emberson putting the community first

Bruce Emberson putting the community first

Operator Bruce Emberson enjoys every single day, even the turbulent ones!

8 April 2022

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Stormy weather and no two days the same

Stormy weather and no two days the same

Hard-working and always cheerful, Aaron Ruawai threw his heart and soul into helping open up Wairoa’s roads last weekend. After reluctantly taking a...

31 March 2022

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Thank you to another of our emergency response team

Thank you to another of our emergency response team

Mike Varley was one of QRS’s emergency response staff this weekend helping reopen State Highway 2 at Turiroa. With years of experience in asphalt a...

30 March 2022

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Hard working heroes help keep Wairoa moving

Hard working heroes help keep Wairoa moving

Quality Roading and Services emergency response staff have been described as hard-working heroes after they worked around the clock last weekend to ke...

29 March 2022

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It's our people that make the difference

It's our people that make the difference

Quality Roading and Services (QRS) made a $50,000 contribution to its owner and provided timely financial support to two Wairoa community spaces, duri...

24 March 2022

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Mowing the length of New Zealand - twice!

Mowing the length of New Zealand - twice!

QRS’s long reach mower operators Isa Robertson (pictured working on Tunanui Rd), Tim Winiana, James Wieczorek and Sean Hadcroft, are busy this month...

28 February 2022

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Christmas boost for Wairoa Community Centre

Christmas boost for Wairoa Community Centre

The Wairoa Community Centre has received a welcome Christmas boost with local civil contractor firm Quality Roading and Services (QRS) gifting $40,000...

20 December 2021

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A little bit of effort goes a long way

A little bit of effort goes a long way

At 23, Alex Little has become the youngest qualified diesel mechanic in Quality Roading and Services’s workshop. "He's a bona fide tradesman and the...

17 December 2021

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QRS’s hydro-excavation technology safeguards region’s underground cables

QRS’s hydro-excavation technology safeguards region’s underground cables

Quality Roading and Services is using the latest ground excavation technology to safeguard the district’s underground cables, and construction manag...

30 November 2021

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QRS wins construction award for Rangatahi Drop-out repair in Mahia

QRS wins construction award for Rangatahi Drop-out repair in Mahia

A challenging coastal road drop-out repair has won Quality Roading and Services (QRS) a regional construction award.

25 November 2021

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Nick Murray, now driving the roads, not building them!

Nick Murray, now driving the roads, not building them!

After 33 years with Quality Roading and Services, construction crew leader Nick Murray has swapped his company overalls for his renovating overalls!

16 November 2021

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QRS donation acknowledges mahi of museum supporters

QRS donation acknowledges mahi of museum supporters

Christmas has come early to Wairoa Museum after local company Quality Roading and Services announced a $40,000 donation to the museum this week.

16 November 2021

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Former kiwi conservationist now carrying on family tradition

Former kiwi conservationist now carrying on family tradition

KEEANU Lackner, Ngai Tuhoe, had been on the job only a few months when he was shoulder-tapped to do the Wairoa Young Achievers Trust leadership course...

5 November 2021

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QRS gives back to community in multiple ways

QRS gives back to community in multiple ways

Quality Roading and Services has returned over half a million dollars to its owner and sole shareholder Wairoa District Council (WDC). The shareholder...

28 October 2021

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Jacob Paku rises to the challenge

Jacob Paku rises to the challenge

In one week, Jacob Paku was promoted, turned 20, became a father for the second time, and went into a Level 4 lockdown. A man of few words, he admits ...

27 September 2021

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Peter Wairau - new QRS people and capabilities manager

Peter Wairau - new QRS people and capabilities manager

Quality Roading and Services has announced Peter Wairau as the company’s new people and capabilities manager. The senior leadership position became ...

22 September 2021

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Jo brings happy vibe to QRS work sites

Jo brings happy vibe to QRS work sites

LIFE has come full circle for Joanne Mitchell, and she couldn’t be happier. After leaving Wairoa College in the late 1970s, Jo's first job was in tr...

16 September 2021

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Solutions genius celebrated for 20 years of service

Solutions genius celebrated for 20 years of service

Described by some as a solutions genius and others as an automotive industry surgeon, Glenn Bradley this week notched up 20 years with Quality Roading...

31 August 2021

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 QRS emergency staff lending a hand around Wairoa during lockdown

QRS emergency staff lending a hand around Wairoa during lockdown

Quality Roading and Services emergency response staff have been quick to lend a hand around Wairoa as the town reacts to the country’s snap Alert Le...

20 August 2021

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Sydney nets her dream job

Sydney nets her dream job

PREMIERE netball player and former lifeguard Sydney Rore is relishing the life skills she’s learning at Quality Roading and Services. “I like this...

12 August 2021

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Ehara taku toa i te toa takitahi, engari he toa takitini. My strength is not mine alone, it is the strength of many.

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