We are committed to making the world work better

We provide a broad range of high quality research, specialist consultancy and laboratory services to improve the design and performance of infrastructure for commercial and government clients.

Improving the Built Environment

Improving the Built Environment

We work to understand the effects infrastructure has on the natural environment and on people and provide advice to minimise adverse impacts.

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Transportation Safety & Efficiency

Transportation Safety & Efficiency

Our research and services help our clients to get the most from transport infrastructure assets. We work with government transport authorities, planning agencies, private developers and transport operators.

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Human Centred Design

Human Centred Design

We apply Human Centred Design frameworks to develop solutions to problems by involving the human perspective in all steps of the problem-solving process.

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Monitoring ‘at-risk’ Assets

Monitoring ‘at-risk’ Assets

Our technology solutions can mitigate risk by providing accurate monitoring of ‘at-risk’ assets like legacy bridges and roads.

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Material Performance Testing

Material Performance Testing

Over five years the Structural Testing Laboratory has significantly developed its steel testing capabilities. The laboratory was IANZ accredited for tensile testing of steel reinforcing materials in December 2017, in accordance with the New Zealand, Australian and international industry standards.

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Improving the Performance of Infrastructure

Improving the Performance of Infrastructure

Improving the Performance of Infrastructure helps maximise lifetime value and return on investment. We can assist with strategic Infrastructure advisory and planning to achieve both these objectives.

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Future Transport Solutions

Future Transport Solutions

Innovative public transport solutions will be needed in the denser megacities of the new urban age. We can assist with strategic planning and advisory for this increasingly important area.

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Other Services

Other Services

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Contact WSP Opus Research

Contact WSP Opus Research

Get in touch with us to discuss your requirements.

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Our People

Our People

Our Research team have a vast range of experience and expertise.

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