News

Intern and Graduate applications are now open!

If you're interested in joining us as an Intern or Graduate for our 2017/2018 intake, it's time to apply!  Visit our Careers page to apply now - applications close on 31 May. You have a few opportunities to meet us this month - so come along and find out more about...

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Swiftwater Skills Training

The nature of our work sometimes involves staff visiting sites with some form of moving water – such as rivers.  Therefore it is important that our staff are armed with the right knowledge and skills to keep themselves safe while working in this type of environment....

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Merry Christmas from PDP!

The team at PDP would like to thank our clients for their loyalty and support as we reach the end of another busy year. Over the holiday period our offices will be shut from close of business Thursday 22nd December 2016, and reopening on Monday 9th January 2017....

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Groundwater Workshop held in Tauranga

A few of our Groundwater specialists including Clare Maginness, Blair Thornburrow and Hilary Lough recently ran a well-received workshop in Tauranga on Managing Groundwater to Manage Surface Water: Integrated Allocation Approaches. 40 people from Regional Councils...

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Wellington Round the Bays

Wellington Office entered Round the Bays 6.5km fun run/walk on Sunday, February 21st. Bo, Andy, Chris and Sharon ran at a lightning-fast pace. However, Sharon was just too fast for the boys and left them for dust. Melody and Genge (who both had a leg injury and wore...

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Merry Christmas from PDP!

PDP would like to thank our clients and colleagues for their continued support. Merry Christmas from all of us, and all the best for 2016! Our offices will be closed from Thursday the 24th of December, and open again on Tuesday the 5th of January.

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Oxfam Water Challenge

Well done to Victoria, Jack, Aslan and Tristan who competed in the Oxfam Water Challenge last month! After a few months of fundraising in order to receive more information and supplies to help with the challenge, PDP and a number of other engineering companies...

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Merry Christmas from PDP!

As we come to the end of another busy year, the team at PDP would like to thank clients and colleagues for their continued support. Merry Christmas from all of us, and best wishes for an outstanding 2015! Our offices will be closed from Wednesday the 24th of December,...

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Welcoming New Shareholders

PDP welcomes two new shareholders to the register from 1 April 2014: Clare Maginness and Craig Mountfort. Clare and Craig have been with us for 3 and 7 years respectively, and have become leading figures in delivering our hydrogeological and waste water engineering...

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Well done to Crazyman participants!

The Crazyman multisport event held in early May includes a 13km kayak, 33km mountain bike ride and finally a 13km run. PDP had two team consisting of Bo, Maurice and Miles for Team A and Kyle, Andy and Francesca for Team B. Considering the muddy and slippery track...

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Congratulations to Oliver McMillan!

Oliver McMillan has recently been selected for the prestigious Gates Scholarship at the University of Cambridge in England to complete his PhD in Engineering. He is one of only 55 successful candidates, selected from over 3,500 applicants worldwide. It is a 3 year...

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Health & Safety – High Achievement Award

At PDP we are focused on providing the highest level of health and safety for our people and our workmates. On some of our sites, we work in dangerous conditions where management of health and safety is critical to ensure that everyone goes home safely each day. This...

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Merry Christmas and we hope to see you in 2014!

All of us at PDP would like to wish you a Merry Christmas and an excellent year for 2014! Our offices will be closed from Tuesday the 24th of December, and open again on Monday the 6th of January. We hope that you enjoy the holiday season, and that you stay safe, and...

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2013 Prize for Ecological Engineering

Peter Callander, Director in our Christchurch office, presented the 2013 PDP Prize for Ecological Engineering to Cameron Paintin. This prize is awarded each year to a top Ecological Engineering student in The Department of Civil and Natural Resources Engineering at...

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Welcoming New Shareholders

Three new shareholders have recently been welcomed on to our company register. We look forward to further growth nationwide as we reach over 85 employees across our offices in Auckland, Christchurch, Wellington and Tauranga. The new Shareholders are Victoria Spasic,...

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2012 Prize for Ecological Engineering

Peter Callander, Director in our Christchurch office, recently awarded Kate Dawkings with the 2012 Prize for Ecological Engineering. This prize is awarded each year to a top University of Canterbury student in Ecological Engineering at The Department of Civil and...

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PDP’s Christchurch office has relocated!

Our Christchurch office has moved in to their brand new building at 295 Blenheim Road, Upper Riccarton, Christchurch. It's not just our Christchurch address that has changed - the phone numbers have too. The Christchurch office number is now +64 3 345 7100 and the fax...

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Congratulations to PDP’s Great Lake Relay Team

Well done to PDP staff, family and friends who recently ran the 155km course in Taupo's Great Lake Relay. A big congratulations goes out to: Alison, Victoria, Glen, Jules, Chris, Ging, Keri, Rob, Mat, Danielle, Mike and Rod for completely the run in 14 hours and 7...

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