Graeme Proffitt


Technical Director – Contaminated Land

Graeme manages PDP’s Wellington office and has over 40 years of experience in environmental engineering, water resources investigation, contaminated site assessment and management, geotechnical site investigation and construction management.  For the last nearly 30 years,  Graeme has specialised in environmental engineering and resource management, particularly contaminated site assessment and remediation, groundwater investigation, monitoring and development, and waste disposal.

Graeme is a nationally recognised expert in contaminated land.  He has been intimately involved in the development of government policy and regulatory instruments for contaminated land matters, and has appeared as an expert witness at planning and environment court hearings.  He is recognized as a “suitably qualified and experienced practitioner” (SQEP) under the contaminated soil National Environmental Standard and has CEnvP site contamination specialist certification.