Nelmac Nelson branch relocates to larger premises to manage growth

Date: April 30, 2015By: NELMAC MarketingUnder: Nelson, News
This week sees the end of an era as staff and plant of environmental management company Nelmac leave its Vickerman Street site for new, larger premises in Tahunanui. The new premises at 2 Bullen Street will be home to the company’s Nelson branch staff and Corporate Services division. Now employing over 250 staff in nine locations across the Top of the South Island, Nelmac’s shift to larger premises and a much l...
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The Heroes of Saxton Oval

Date: February 13, 2015By: NELMAC MarketingUnder: Nelson, News
When Campbell Live came looking for talent they found it in spades at Saxton Oval. In a segment to honour the unsung heroes of world class cricket, the TV3  crew focussed on Nelmac’s men of the hour – the magnificent groundsmen of Saxton Oval. Click here to view video of “Manscaping Saxton Oval”.  Click on any of the images below to open photos in gallery view    ...
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Now – One Team Champions x 2

Date: January 28, 2015By: NELMAC MarketingUnder: Nelson, News, Nursery
Not only did Nelmac’s ONE TEAM take out the Annual Tug of Peace title for a record 6th year in a row but their new sister team ONE TEAM WOMEN matched their effort as inaugural winners of the women’s Tug of Peace event.  As a fundraising event for Nelson Tasman Hospice, the annual Tug of Peace added a women’s division to the challenge for the first time this year with a new trophy up for grabs and plenty o...
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Glass Recycling Changes

Date: August 19, 2014By: NELMAC MarketingUnder: Nelson, News
  Following a number of recent injuries to recycling runners, changes have been made to Nelson’s household recycling collection.  From August 1, 2014 Nelmac’s recycling runners will NOT pick up: Glass placed in plastic bags, cardboard boxes or other non-rigid, containers. Glass must be contained in a recycling bin or similar rigid container. Recycling Bins with glass stacked above the rim. Please ensure gl...
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Nelmac Supports Nelson Arts Festival 2014

Date: August 8, 2014By: NELMAC MarketingUnder: Nelson, News
Nelmac is proud to support the Nelson Arts Festival 2014. The festival is a well-loved part of the Nelson Calendar and this year’s line up of performances , happenings, writers and  events is certainly worth celebrating. Nelmac congratulates all involved. Click HERE to view the Nelson Arts Festival Programme 2014. (Photo courtesy Tim Cuff for NCC)  ...
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Water Great Idea

Date: July 25, 2014By: NELMAC MarketingUnder: Nelson, News
Together with Nelson City Council and  the Nelson Marlborough District Health Board (NMDHB), Nelmac are proud to support the Nelson water initiative to take sugary drinks off the menu. Following the example of NMDHB to ban sugary drinks on their premises, Nelmac congratulates Mayor Reese and Nelson City Council for their decision to also ban sugary drinks at Council Facilities and events. Along with Nelmac Water, bot...
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The beat goes on…

Date: May 14, 2014By: NELMAC MarketingUnder: Nelson, News
  Congratulations to Nelson School of Music and the Nelmac Facilities Management Team for ensuring that the beat goes on for music lovers and music learners in Nelson. Now installed next door to the Main School buildings, which are closed due to earthquake risk, NSOM Manager Francis McElhinney  has worked hard along with the Nelmac Facilities Management Team to make it happen. View the full story here: The Beat ...
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Nelson Growables Garden Fair 2013

Date: November 21, 2013By: EditorUnder: Environment, Nelson, Nursery
With plants galore and a host of green–thinking businesses displaying their wares, Nelson Growables 2013 attracted local families from all over the region. For the fifth year in a row the Nelmac plant crèche provided a safe haven for precious plant purchases. With their ‘growables’ bagged and tagged, visitors were free to enjoy the displays, music, food and general fun of the fair. Growables also offers locals an opp...
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Nelmac Nursery Staff Report Rare Bats

Date: July 12, 2013By: NELMAC MarketingUnder: Environment, Nelson, Nursery
Staff at Nelmac’s Ecology and Conservation nursery, in Atawhai Drive, have reported regular nightly sightings of a rare native bats above the Nelson nursery. Robert Fryer, Conservation & Ecology Leader at Nelmac believes it is possible the bats were drawn by the “takeaway feast” of insects that were attracted to the nearby floodlights at Neale Park. Read todays full front page article by the Nel...
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New Betta-Bins Truck is news

Date: May 31, 2013By: NELMAC MarketingUnder: Environment, Nelson, Refuse & Recycling
              The new Betta-Bins Vehicle has hit the streets and the Nelson Mail featured it on Wednesday 29 May. The new vehicle looks fantastic. See the Nelson Mail article below:    ...
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Queens Birthday Holiday Collection

Date: May 27, 2013By: NELMAC MarketingUnder: Nelson, Refuse & Recycling
There will be no change to collection this Queens Birthday Monday. Refuse and recycling will be collected as usual. Have a great long weekend from the Nelmac Betta-Bins team....
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Betta-Bins vehicles looking great

Date: May 10, 2013By: NELMAC MarketingUnder: Nelson, Refuse & Recycling
The Betta-Bins vehicles are getting great new artwork. The first van has been updated and looks fantastic – keep an eye out for it around town....
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Green waste service now year round

Date: May 1, 2013By: NELMAC MarketingUnder: Nelson, Refuse & Recycling
We are proud to announce that our Green waste service is now available all year. We have also expanded the service with options to suit your usage. Collection is now also easier than ever – Just give us a call, or email, when your bin is full and ready for collection. To read more or find out about collections and pricing options see our Green waste information. *...
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Betta-Bins Holiday Collection

Date: April 24, 2013By: NELMAC MarketingUnder: Nelson, Refuse & Recycling
There is no change to collection this ANZAC day. Rubbish and Recycling will be collected as normal....
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Facebook competition winner

Date: April 11, 2013By: NELMAC MarketingUnder: Environment, Nelson, Nursery
Congratulations to our Nelmac Facebook competition winner Lesley Kotua. Lesley (pictured above left) has won an eco-sourced Corokia Cotoneaster plant which she is received from Nelmac team members Ciara and Lynda. If you’d like to enter our next eco-sourced plant prize draw visit our Nelmac Facebook page and enter....
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Nelmac Wins Tug of Peace

Date: February 7, 2013By: NELMAC MarketingUnder: Nelson
Nelmac retain the Tug-of-peace title with their record-breaking fourth consecutive win. A big crowd turned out to support the teams and competition was tense. Local teams including Fulton Hogan, the Police, Firefighters and Talley’s all going head-to-head. Nelmac’s longest battle in the heats took over 40 seconds. The Nelmac team stayed strong to triumph over the competition in the end. Funds raised at th...
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Betta-Bins Holiday Collection

Date: January 30, 2013By: NELMAC MarketingUnder: Nelson, Refuse & Recycling
There is no change to your collection service for Refuse or Recycling these holidays. For both Waitangi Day and Nelson Anniversary Day collection will be on your usual day.  To keep informed about service changes and updates Like us on Facebook. The latest Recycling Calendar is being distributed now. It is also available to download....
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Welcome home Nelmac firefighters – Front page news

Date: January 27, 2013By: NELMAC MarketingUnder: Environment, Nelson
Front page news! We’re proud to welcome home our Nelmac team members who have been firefighting in Australia. Four Nelmac team members were sent to Australia as part of a Waimea Rural Fire Authority contingent supporting the Australian fire fighters battling huge blazes. Nelmac volunteer firefighters: Steve Wilkens, David Newton, Stu Saunders and Ashton Oliver arrived back at 8.55pm Wednesday night, very tired ...
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