News & Views

Introducing 'Crucial Women in Construction' (CWIC)

9th January 2020

We are excited to announce the establishment of 'Crucial Women in Construction' (CWIC): a group which aims to celebrate and support the wonderful women who are a crucial part of their businesses in the subcontractor sector of the building and construction industries in South Australia. 

Founding sponsors D-STAL... MORE

Interference Effects Using Radio Transmitters in Mobile EWPs

18th December 2019

The Elevating Work Platform (EWP) Association has produced an information sheet to inform operators and supervisors of the risks associated with using UHF radio transmitters in Mobile Elevating Work Platforms (EWPs). 

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Avoid the Christmas Cash Flow Crunch!

12th December 2019

Over the Christmas and New Year period cash flow always stops.

Customers seem less interested, work sites close down, overdrafts skyrocket and debtors don’t pay. It is critical that you act... MORE

Exclusive Offer for NECA Members from Nissan

19th September 2019

We are very excited to announce our latest exclusive offer for NECA members courtesy of Main North Nissan. 

Members can purchase a Nissan X-Trail 4x2 Auto 5 Seat for just $24,990 drive away! This offer includes 3 months rego as well.

But hurry, this offer runs out on 30 November! 

The Nissan X-Trail features include: 

  • 5 year unlimited kilometre... MORE

Tradies are Getting Healthier, but Blokey Culture Still Exists

22nd August 2019

Seven out of 10 tradies consider themselves fit and try to eat healthily - challenging the pie eating and chocolate milk drinking stereotype - but a persistent blokey culture is leading to serious injury among Aussie tradies.

Research commissioned by the Australian Physiotherapy Association (APA) in June this year showed that tradies were more likely to look after their tools and work... MORE

Submersible Water Pump Safety Hazards

25th July 2019

Identification of possible “electrical shock” hazard with Evaporative Air Conditioner submersible pumps.

What happened... MORE

You Are Invited to Our Industry Gala Dinner!

10th July 2019

SAVE the DATE....

The highlight of the calendar for our industry, the NECA SA/NT Industry Gala Dinner will take place in the beautifully scenic Panorama Ballroom in the West Building at the Adelaide Convention Centre on Friday the 13 September 2019. This prestigious event provides opportunities for members to network and mix with peers and industry representatives, as... MORE

Product Recall: Dielle Residual Current Device Model YK78

27th June 2019

Members should be aware of the following recall. Further details are outlined below.

Product Description

Dielle Residual Current Device
Brand: Dielle
Model: YK78
Approval Mark: N.21905

Supplied from 2006 onwards... MORE

What Can You Claim at Tax Time?

3rd May 2019

If you're a Tradie it pays to learn what you can claim at tax time! 

Or if you are an Apprentice it pays to learn how to get your tax right.

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Election Notice for the NECA SA/NT Committee of Management

26th April 2019

Notice:  Please be advised that the Australian Electoral Commission has issued the Election Notice for the NECA SA/NT Committee of Management; copies of which can be found by logging into the member’s section, going to the “About NECA SA/NT” tab and then under the “Committee of Management” tab or by clicking... MORE


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