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Concerns Wellington city construction projects will stall as workforce shortage hits 138%


14 Jun 2021

Around the Wellington region over the next decade, councils are looking to invest several billion dollars in Three Waters alone, to upgrade its ageing and increasingly failing pipes. But now doubt is being thrown over the deliverability of big construction projects in the capital, where there is roughly a 140 percent shortfall in the number of construction workers. See the RNZ story.