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Calibre_ConsultingsmallAt Calibre Consulting, we understand the challenges faced by public works organisations today and are committed to providing solutions that are locally appropriate and sustainable in the long-term.  We work collaboratively with clients to fulfil their legislative and business improvement requirements and serve the interests of all involved communities.  From delivering viable and cost-effective buildings and infrastructure, to providing proactive planning or asset management solutions, our team of specialist practitioners can help you implement your best investment.


 Stantec_Logo_Clr 2017MWH, now part of Stantec
We’re active members of the communities we serve. That’s why at MWH, now part of Stantec, we always design with community in mind. The MWH community, now part of Stantec, unites approximately 22,000 employees working in over 400 locations across six continents. We collaborate across disciplines and industries to bring water, transportation and energy infrastructure projects to life. Our work as architects, engineers, and consultants from initial project concept and planning through design, construction, and commissioning begins at the intersection of community, creativity, and client relationships. This work is built on a nearly 200-year history. With a heritage in water, our world’s most precious resource, we safeguard and sustain lives, communities, and businesses worldwide.
Stantec trades on the TSX and the NYSE under the symbol STN. Visit us at and, or find us on social media.

Opus_Logo_redOur team of over 3,000 engineers, designers, planners, researchers and advisors work with more than 12,000 clients across Australia, Canada, New Zealand, the United States and the United Kingdom.
In New Zealand, Opus operates from a network of 40 offices and employs over 1,700 staff.  We provide services on leading infrastructure projects for both the public and private sectors.
What sets us apart is our wealth of collective experience and the collaborative way we work across disciplines and with our clients: Opus projects are ‘powered by connected expertise’.
We offer fully integrated asset development and management services at all phases of the lifecycle including concept development, planning, detailed design, procurement, construction, commissioning, operation, maintenance, rehabilitation and upgrading.



Waugh Infrastructure Management is a niche consultancy that assists governments and councils with the full range of infrastructure asset management planning, from strategic planning and policy development, through to operational service delivery.

Waugh Infrastructure Management provides industry leadership within the New Zealand local government infrastructure management field, developing widely used guidance and templates designed to meet legislative and industry requirements.

Waugh Infrastructure Management are infrastructure management specialists with wide domain expertise, who enjoy being part of your team and assisting in delivering the outcomes your require.


hmilogoEstablished in 1999 HMI Technologies is a world leading developer and manufacturer of Intelligent Transport Systems (ITS) solutions and products. HMI develops sustainable integrated solutions for governments, transport agencies and commercial clients with comprehensive standards and high expectations. From electronic signage solutions, right through to Autonomous Vehicles, HMI is developing innovative products and services for greater asset management and safer journeys. Earlier this year HMI, in partnership with Christchurch International Airport launched New Zealand’s first fully driverless vehicle trial. Autonomous vehicles are set to be one of the most important disruptive technologies, changing the way we move people and freight, developing expertise in this area will further position HMI Technologies as a leader in intelligent transport systems in the Asia-Pacific region. With local offices based throughout Auckland, Wellington and Christchurch, HMI has now expanded to Melbourne, Sydney, Brisbane & Europe to continuously cater for growth and expansion.