Global Wind Day - the (b)low down on NZ's wind generation

14 June 2019 Chloe Brigden

Global Wind Day 2019 wsp opus

In celebration of Global Wind Day - we caught up with Principal Mechanical Engineer, Nigel Matuschka.

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The digital revolution

13 June 2019 Kate Palmer

digital engineering

Dan Jurgens, WSP Opus Technical Director, Digital Engineering, looks at how digital engineering is transforming the industry. This article first appeared in Engineering New Zealand’s EG magazine, Issue 7/2019.

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Action on climate gains speed

11 June 2019 Kate Palmer

Climate change

Today Auckland Council was the fifth local authority in New Zealand to declare a climate emergency, joining Environment Canterbury Regional Council, Nelson City Council and Kapiti Coast District Council.

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Auckland Harbour Bridge gets lit

5 June 2019 Kate Palmer


An innovative new system, designed by WSP Opus, is lighting the way for users of the Auckland Harbour Bridge.

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Quick facts about New Zealand’s air quality

4 June 2019 Chloe Brigden

air pollution

New Zealand nears the top of the leader board for best air quality in the world. In 2016, the World Health Organisation (WHO) ranked New Zealand highly. This was supported by the Ministry for the Environment (MfE) in the Our Air 2018 Report – painting a picture of improved air quality in New Zealand since 2016. 

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Seismic expert receives top accolade

4 June 2019 Kate Palmer

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One of New Zealand’s leading structural experts has been recognised for his significant contribution to the engineering industry and communities after the Christchurch and Kaikōura earthquakes.

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WSP Opus archaeologists identify historic find

4 June 2019 Kate Palmer

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Work to prepare a key Marlborough transport route for the future has shed new light on the past.

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WSP Opus welcomes Wellbeing Budget

30 May 2019 Kate Palmer

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Ian Blair, WSP Opus Managing Director, explains why a focus on wellbeing is important.

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Key appointment boosts occupational health expertise

20 May 2019 Kate Palmer

contaminated land

WSP Opus is delighted to welcome Frank Macdonald as Work Group Manager – Occupational Hygiene.

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