The End of Matariki, the Start of a New Year

The End of Matariki, the Start of a New Year

Mānawatia a Matariki We are now into the new year! We all enjoyed celebrating Matariki last week, learning about the occasion and gathering together for the inter-office plate of origin shared lunches. A great way to kick off new beginnings. Kua haehae ngā hihi o...
New Climate Change Lead

New Climate Change Lead

We are pleased to announce that Dr Chris Cameron has joined us as our new Climate Change Lead. Chris has a diverse range of experience across science, strategy, policy and implementation, for local and central governments, and the private sector. He is a recognised...
Matariki Begins

Matariki Begins

Mānawatia a Matariki We wish everyone a happy Matariki! A time to acknowledge and reflect on the past, present and future. “Matariki atua ka eke mai i te rangi e roa, E whāngainga iho ki te mata o te tau e roa e. Divine Matariki come forth from the far-off...
Christchurch Pick Up Rubbish Around City Centre

Christchurch Pick Up Rubbish Around City Centre

Our Christchurch team have been busy picking up litter around the city centre as part of our community support initiative. We ended up at the arts centre where we attended a youth exhibition on the importance of water in light of last month’s Earth...
Pink Shirt Day 2021

Pink Shirt Day 2021

Today we are celebrating Pink Shirt Day – an annual (global) event that joins people in standing together against bullying. This year Pink Shirt Days also falls on the exact same day as worldwide Diversity Day. In Aotearoa, Pink Shirt Day is focused on creating...
Storm Water 2021 Conference

Storm Water 2021 Conference

We are at the Water New Zealand #stormwater2021 conference in Tauranga this week. On Wednesday, Bill Noell from our Water Infrastructure team will be presenting on Design: Safety Factors for Design of Stormwater Ponds at 11:30am in Suite 3. On Thursday, following...
Nic Ensor Achieves Esri Technical Certification

Nic Ensor Achieves Esri Technical Certification

Congratulations to Nicholas Ensor Ensor who recently achieved the Esri Technical Certification ArcGIS Desktop Entry. The Esri Technical Certification is an industry benchmark by which peoples skills and experience in using ArcGIS software can be validated and means...
Day 3: NZ Land Treatment Collective

Day 3: NZ Land Treatment Collective

At 8:30am today at the 2021 NZ Land Treatment Collective Conference, Simone Stoove and Azam Khan, both from our Water Infrastructure team, will be presenting during Session 8: General Land Treatment on Land treatment – heading to the end of the road. Straight...
Newly Painted Wellington Mural

Newly Painted Wellington Mural

Our Wellington office has had a bit of a refresh, with the finishing touch being a recently completed mural in their new kitchen. We are lucky enough to have an artist, Preehya, amongst the team in Wellington. She’s done an amazing job of bringing some features...
Day 2: NZ Land Treatment Collective Conference

Day 2: NZ Land Treatment Collective Conference

Today at the 2021 NZ Land Treatment Collective Conference, Jack Feltham from our Water Infrastructure team will be chairing Session 4: Agriculture & Land Treatment Later today during Session 5: General Land Treatment, Luke Wilkinson, also from our Water...