NZHS 60th Annual Conference 2021

NZHS 60th Annual Conference 2021

We are so looking forward to the #NZHS60thConference in Wellington.This year we are lucky enough to have 7 presenters to share their recent research and projects, in addition to being a sponsor.Here’s our lineup for the week:Troy Brockbank – Keynote...
The Living Roof Project for Auckland Transport

The Living Roof Project for Auckland Transport

We’re delighted to have been part of this ground-breaking project with Auckland Transport, working jointly with Koru Environmental and Manaaki Whenua – Landcare Research to develop designs for living bus shelters being trialled in Panmure and Manukau. These are...
White Ribbon Day

White Ribbon Day

White Ribbon Day, 25 November, is the international day when people wear a white ribbon to show that they do not condone violence towards women. It was started by a men’s movement in Canada in 1991 and has been officially adopted by the United Nations as its...
The Future of Energy

The Future of Energy

The Venture Taranaki Trust Are Ake Future Offshore Energy Forum will be a great few days for all involved with the energy sector, discussions will cover offshore wind, and the potential for wave, tidal, and marine storage. The future of energy is one of the core focus...
Geotech Team Show Off Scala Testing Skills

Geotech Team Show Off Scala Testing Skills

Don’t drop the weight… actually do, a lot! Luke and Andy from our Geotech team are completing scala tests where you lift the weight up to the handle, drop it (and repeat), count how many blows per 100mm of penetration – then convert it to bearing...
Summer Internships Commence

Summer Internships Commence

YTI (Yeah the Interns)!!! This week 11 science and engineering students take a leap into the corporate world and join us as our 2021/2022 summer intern intake. The team are starting off with inductions to our workgroups and learning how to manage the transition from...
Andrew Susssex in MIQ ready for Antarctica

Andrew Susssex in MIQ ready for Antarctica

Our National Health & Safety Manager Andrew Sussex is into his 8th day in MIQ this week, but he’s going in quite a different direction to many other MIQ inhabitants.  He’s heading to Scott Base next week as part of an expedition to measure basal melting rates of...
PDP Sponsors CESA

PDP Sponsors CESA

As exams come to a close, CESA would like to thank our generous sponsors for this year McKenzie & Co. Consultants Ltd, ACH Consulting Engineers, CLC Consulting Group Ltd, Pattle Delamore Partners and Beca. Your contribution has allowed us to run events that helped...
Supporting Loud Shirt Day

Supporting Loud Shirt Day

Last Friday we all celebrated loud shirt day by wearing our brightest, coloured shirts in support of The Hearing House and the Southern Cochlear Implant Programme. Jack from our Christchurch office, who has a cochlear implant spoke about his journey from discovering...
Kahikatea Tree Planting in Cranford Basin

Kahikatea Tree Planting in Cranford Basin

This week we had 17 members from our Christchurch team plant around 1,000 Kahikatea trees in Cranford Basin as part of our community support initiative. It was a lot of fun and we are looking forward to these beautiful trees growing into an awesome ngahere (forest) in...