58 episodes

New podcast created by metalheads for metalheads – join us for practical conversations that get to the nuts and bolts of the metals industry here in New Zealand. Connect with leaders & experts from across the globe who talk overcoming key industry challenges, and influencers who cast their eyes to the future. Perfect if you’re time poor but want to keep your finger on the pulse. Prepare to be challenged, informed & inspired!

Stirring The Pot HERA

    • Business
    • 5.0 • 17 Ratings

New podcast created by metalheads for metalheads – join us for practical conversations that get to the nuts and bolts of the metals industry here in New Zealand. Connect with leaders & experts from across the globe who talk overcoming key industry challenges, and influencers who cast their eyes to the future. Perfect if you’re time poor but want to keep your finger on the pulse. Prepare to be challenged, informed & inspired!

    Inclusion, transformation and collaboration

    Inclusion, transformation and collaboration

    In this ‘lockdown’ episode of Stirring the Pot we’re talking with Social Change Leader, Jordan Akhurst.
    She has an amazing track record for delivering strategies, programs and projects that foster inclusion, transformation and collaboration, and we’re excited to share her knowledge with you in order to help shed light on how diversity and inclusion is important for the future of our workforce. After all, we want to be an industry where people want to work in!

    • 30 min
    Spreading the #sustainablesteel word

    Spreading the #sustainablesteel word

    In this lockdown episode of Stirring the Pot we talk with Sustainable Steel Council Board Members - Scott Morrison of Fletchers Steel who is the Deputy Chair; and Laura Coffey of Pacific Steel, who is Secretary.


    We go into detail about their current print and digital media campaign and what it covers, who it targets and the key messages they're trying to drive.


     


    Contact Scott


    LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/scott-morrison-9aaa2515/


    Fletcher Steel


    Website: https://www.fletchersteel.co.nz/


    LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/fletcher-steel/


     


    Contact Laura


    LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/laura-coffey-nz/


    Pacific Steel


    Website: https://www.pacificsteel.co.nz/


    LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/pacific-steel/


     


    Contact Sustainable Steel Council


    Website: https://www.sustainablesteel.org.nz/


    LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/sustainable-steel-council/?originalSubdomain=nz


    Find out more about the six reasons why steel campaign: https://www.sustainablesteel.org.nz/wp-content/uploads/2021/03/Six-reasons-why-LAP-LAT-01.pdf


     

    • 25 min
    Cultural transformation for industry

    Cultural transformation for industry

    In this episode of Stirring the Pot we talk with Hanga Aro Rau WDC CEO, Phil Alexander-Crawford; and Deputy Chief Executive, Samantha McNaughton.
    Together we discuss the work they're doing to put Hanga Aro Rau on a secure footing to strengthen the voice of industry in vocational education and training.


    Connect with Phil
    LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/philip-alexander-crawford-03b12136/


    Email: philip.alexander-crawford@hangaarorau.nz


     


    Connect with Sam
    LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/samantha-mcnaughton-8b939429/


    Email: Samantha.McNaughton@Hangaarorau.nz


     


    Connect with Hanga Aro Rau
    Website: https://www.hangaarorau.nz/


    LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/hanga-aro-rau-wdc/


     


    Find out more about HERA and our mahi in mātauranga Māori
    Website: https://www.hera.org.nz/matauranga-maori/


     

    • 48 min
    The economic case to adopt Construction 4.0

    The economic case to adopt Construction 4.0

    In this 'lockdown' episode of Stirring the Pot we’re talking with Mark Cox who is a Principal Consultant at BERL.


    He has over 40 years of experience in consultancy and applied economic research, and was the lead in a recently commissioned HERA project to model the potential economic impacts of Construction 4.0 in New Zealand.


     


    Connect with Mark


    Website: https://berl.co.nz/team/mark-cox


    LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/mark-cox-02673b101/


    Email: mark.cox@berl.co.nz


    Mobile: +61 21 868 071


     


    Connect with BERL


    Website: www.berl.co.nz


    LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/business-and-economic-research-limited-berl-/


    Twitter: https://twitter.com/berleconomics


     


    Find out more about HERA's Industry 4.0 initiatives


    Website: https://www.hera.org.nz/industry40/

    • 26 min
    Removing the ‘fill’ from landfill!

    Removing the ‘fill’ from landfill!

    In this 'lockdown' episode of Stirring the Pot we’re talking with Eldon Reeve and Hilary West-Reeve.


    They are a duo who are co-owners of Phoenix Metal Recyclers + Metalman, who are committed to advocating for and contributing to the reduction of waste to landfill.




    Join us as we discuss metal recycling and how it fits into the circular economy, as well as the ins and outs of running a recycling operations.


     


    Connect with Eldon


    LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/eldon-reeve-1a741a8a/


     


    Connect with Hilary


    LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/hilary-west-reeve-58a72772/


     


    Connect with Phoenix Metal Recyclers + Metalman


    Website: https://www.phoenixmetal.co.nz/


    LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/phoenixmetalrecyclers/


    Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Phoenix-Metal-Recyclers-Metalman-381653578590412/


     


    Find out more about our sustainability initiatives at HERA:


    Steel recycling report: https://www.hera.org.nz/sustainability/steel-recycling/


    Steel and the circular economy: https://www.hera.org.nz/sustainability/steel-circular-economy/


    Zero carbon steel: https://www.hera.org.nz/sustainability/zero-carbon-steel/


    Steel and the living standards framework: https://www.hera.org.nz/sustainability/steel-lsf/


    Aotearoa Transformation Agenda and Plan: https://www.hera.org.nz/sustainability/ata-plan/


    Guidance for calculating carbon footprint: https://www.hera.org.nz/sustainability/carbon-footprint/


    Steel sustainability research fund: https://www.hera.org.nz/sustainability/sustainability-research-fund/


     


    You might also be interested in the following resources:


    Key messages document on six reasons why steel from the Sustainable Steel Council: https://www.sustainablesteel.org.nz/wp-content/uploads/2021/03/Six-reasons-why-LAP-LAT-01.pdf


    Sustainability FAQ's answered: https://www.hera.org.nz/sustainability/sustainability-faqs/

    • 33 min
    Challenging the status quo – Mātauranga Māori is science! Part 2

    Challenging the status quo – Mātauranga Māori is science! Part 2

    As we continue our special 'lockdown episodes' of Stirring the Pot we’re carrying on our conversation around mātauranga Māori and science.


    This time, talking with Paora Tapihana A.K.A - Paul Tapsell!  Paora is a Professor and Researcher at Takarangi Research where they are focused on social science research with an aim to support local indigenous communities (tribal marae) and their re-engagement with ancestral resources to improve Māori well being nationwide.


     


    Connect with Paora


    LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/paul-tapsell-9206482b/


     


    Connect with Takarangi Research - Māori Maps


    Website: https://maorimaps.com/


    Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/MaoriMaps/


    Twitter: https://twitter.com/Maorimaps


    Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/maorimaps/


     


    Get in touch around our Mātauranga Māori initiatives


    Email our CEO Troy Coyle at troy.coyle@hera.org.nz


     


    * We apologise for any sound inconsistencies experienced in this podcast. We do our very best to produce high quality podcast audio, however acknowledge that from time to time we don't get it quite right with our technology with connecting people remotely. 


     

    • 40 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
17 Ratings

17 Ratings

noise1too ,

Loving it

I am not in the metals industry but I am loving it anyway.

Deno556798 ,

Inspiring

Love the content - really topical and interesting

Kaiza123 ,

Great podcast!

Really enjoyed listening to this, very interesting!

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