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Wellington March Community Support

Wellington March Community Support

Our Wellington office recently partnered with Big Buddy to support the annual Big Buddy Day Out at the Brookfield Outdoor Education Centre, in Wellington. Big Buddy finds father figures for boys who don't have someone to call Dad, through...

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World Water Day 2021

World Water Day 2021

Today is World Water Day, a day to celebrate and raise awareness of the global water crisis 💦 WWD supports the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) 💧 6: Water and Sanitation for all by 2030. This was voted as...

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Christchurch March Community Support

Christchurch March Community Support

We had a great time last weekend helping Christchurch City Council to maintain young native trees near Victoria Park on the Port Hills in the Canterbury region. It was particularly pleasing to see that almost all of the seedlings that had been...

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Aotearoa Bike Challenge Winners

Aotearoa Bike Challenge Winners

A very big congratulations to everyone who participated in the Aotearoa Bike Challenge this year. PDP managed to win the overall 50 - 199 staff category with 38,531 points. In the regional rankings, our Christchurch office also won for the 3rd...

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We Are Expanding

We Are Expanding

Join our growing team! We have a number of opportunities across New Zealand, at various levels. If you're thinking about a change or looking for a new challenge, take a look at some of our current vacancies: https://lnkd.in/gnETGsQ

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Ben Throssell at NZHS Technical Workshop

Ben Throssell at NZHS Technical Workshop

Keep an eye out for Ben Throssell today at 11 am at the NZHS Technical Workshop for a presentation on the Environment Canterbury River Network Tool. Ben, along with Environment Canterbury will be outlining how we automated the process of...

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Morgan Harvie Presenting at NZHS

Morgan Harvie Presenting at NZHS

Don't miss this! Morgan Harvie will be presenting at the NZHS Technical Workshop at 11 am today. Morgan will be discussing Tracing Water through Karst Systems, using dye tracing techniques to identify emergence locations of water from dolines...

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Phil Hook Presents at NZHS

Phil Hook Presents at NZHS

Yesterday Phil Hook remotely joined the NZHS Technical Workshop via video, to present on Acoustic Doppler Devices and Data Nuances. With Auckland still being in Alert Level 2, it does pose some challenges with people moving around the country....

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PDP in Great Lake Relay

PDP in Great Lake Relay

Last weekend, the "Pattle Delamore Pounders" returned to the beautiful shores of Lake Taupō to compete in the annual Great Lake Relay. Our team of 14 employees rounded the 155km route over 18 stages and made it all around the lake in 13 hours...

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Merry Christmas from all of us at PDP!

Merry Christmas from all of us at PDP!

Our offices will be shut from close of business on Wednesday 23 December 2020, and reopening on Thursday 7th January 2021.Wishing you and your family a festive holiday season, and best wishes for 2021. After the odd year that 2020 has been, this is well...

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Golden Rules Awareness Week

Golden Rules Awareness Week

That's a WRAP! Last week we had our very first Golden Rules Awareness Week across the entire company. Each day was themed around 1 of our 5 Health & Safety Golden Rules. To help reinforce the importance of following our Golden Rules, the...

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PDP Wins Merit Award at ACE Awards

PDP Wins Merit Award at ACE Awards

A great night at the ACE New Zealand awards last night, celebrating work that consultants and engineers do. We're pleased to have won a merit award for our PFAS Investigation Programme with New Zealand Defence Force. Hamish Wilson, Nerena...

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2020/21 Summer Interns

2020/21 Summer Interns

Our 2020/21 Summer Interns! This week we welcomed some fresh blood into our Water Infrastructure team across our Auckland, Tauranga and Christchurch offices. We are excited to have you work with the team Milan Parsotam, Michael Alcantara, Luci...

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Water New Zealand Conference & Expo 2020

Water New Zealand Conference & Expo 2020

Last week a few people from our Water Infrastructure team attended the Water New Zealand Conference & Expo at Claudelands Events Centre in Hamilton. Mark Ellis and Jack Feltham had amazing presentations. Mark presented on Water Safety and...

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Charlotte attends Oceania 2020 Conference

Charlotte attends Oceania 2020 Conference

Great FOSS4G SotM Oceania 2020 conference on Friday. It was the first time that Charlotte Scott from our Geospatial team in Auckland, had attended and it was a brilliant opportunity to hear what others were doing in the open-source GIS sphere....

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Christchurch Celebrate Loud Shirt Day

Christchurch Celebrate Loud Shirt Day

New work attire...? 👔 👘 Last Friday, our Christchurch office held its annual LOUD Shirt Day event. We raised $147.50 for The Hearing House and Southern Cochlear Implant Programme. Thanks to everyone involved!

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Annelise and Nadine Shave for a Cure

Annelise and Nadine Shave for a Cure

Today 63 New Zealanders will hear the words "you have Cancer". Cancer does not care about age, race or geographic location. Two of our lovely staff members, Annelise Fowlie and Nadine Küsel want to raise awareness as well as funds for the work...

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PDP Sponsor WasteMINZ Be the Change Summit

PDP Sponsor WasteMINZ Be the Change Summit

PDP have really enjoyed sponsoring and contributing to the WasteMINZ Be the Change Summit over the last few days – What a success! Great for us all to get together and enjoy discussing some of the pressing woes of lockdown and be able to...

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2020 ACE Award Finalists

2020 ACE Award Finalists

We are delighted to hear that we are a finalist for the 2020 ACE Awards for our PFAS Investigation Programme! Well done! We are delighted to announce the 2020 ACE Award finalists. The awards celebrate the excellent work consultants and...

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