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Cool comfort technology with desert hot application

Tuesday, 20 January 2015, 5:16 pm | Aurecon

Technology devised in Christchurch to help improve comfort in outdoor urban settings, is now being used in the Middle East for the exact opposite reason from that originally intended - to keep people cool in the scorching desert environment, rather than warm ... More >>

Aurecon appoints new CEO

Friday, 15 August 2014, 10:58 am | Aurecon

Global engineering and technical services company Aurecon today announced the appointment of Giam Swiegers as its new Chief Executive Officer (CEO) effective 1 February 2015. He will be based in the company’s Sydney office. More >>

Biggest ever Defence contract signed

Friday, 11 July 2014, 5:37 pm | Aurecon

On 10 July, Stephen Wells, Aurecon’s Chief Business Development Officer and Rosemary Peavey, Company Secretary, attended a formal ceremony hosted by the Department of Defence where they signed Aurecon’s largest defence contract to date. More >>

New Metros Leader - Asia for Aurecon

Monday, 4 November 2013, 5:03 pm | Aurecon

Stuart Littlewood has joined Aurecon as Metros Leader, Asia. Based in Singapore, he will be responsible for building Aurecon’s rail business across the region. More >>

'Stacks on the mill’ a winner for The Terrace

Friday, 1 November 2013, 12:11 pm | Aurecon

As foundation work begins on the new entertainment and office complex The Terrace, in Christchurch, simple Kiwi engineering common sense from Aurecon has meant significant savings in time and money, and reassurance for the developer that the complex is ... More >>

Aurecon appoints new Industry Director, Transport

Thursday, 24 October 2013, 2:24 pm | Aurecon

Aurecon has appointed David Radcliffe as Industry Director, Transport, replacing Phil Hendricks who now leads the company’s Gauteng office. Reporting to Chief Business Development Officer, Stephen Wells, David will lead Aurecon’s Transport Industry ... More >>

Super tall buildings expert joins Aurecon

Tuesday, 10 September 2013, 6:53 pm | Aurecon

Renowned tall buildings expert Dr Andrew (Andy) John Davids has joined Aurecon as Tall Buildings Leader and Technical Director, Buildings. More >>

Aurecon appoints new manager in Christchurch

Thursday, 8 August 2013, 3:37 pm | Aurecon

Carl Devereux has been appointed as Christchurch Manager for engineering company Aurecon. He joined Aurecon in 2004 as a Technical Director and has more than 17 years experience of Structural and Civil projects, with a particular focus on building ... More >>

Sumner Surf Life Saving Club to be demolished

Wednesday, 26 June 2013, 2:28 pm | Aurecon

Demolition of the Sumner Surf Life Saving Club in Christchurch is scheduled to begin on Saturday, June 29, with the club hoping to have a new pavilion built next year. The club, situated on its current site since the 1950s, was irreparably damaged by ... More >>

Aurecon cadetship with Ngai Tahu likely to expand

Tuesday, 18 June 2013, 11:05 am | Aurecon

Such has been the success of the cadetship programme between Aurecon and the South Island Ngāi Tahu tribe, that Aurecon is looking to increase the number of cadets it takes on board during the next financial year as well as investigating the establishment ... More >>

Green Frame Exhibition Opens to Public At Wigram

Wednesday, 5 June 2013, 10:34 am | Aurecon

Christchurch people will gain a clear perception of the CBD’s Green Frame and Avon Precinct from an exhibition next week of a large polystyrene model at the Air Force Museum at Wigram. More >>

Volunteered engineering work for ‘Burning Temple' design

Thursday, 9 May 2013, 1:39 pm | Aurecon

Five Aurecon engineers and a drafter are volunteering hundreds of hours to develop the structural concept for the creation of a 6.3m high wooden temple that will be built in Christchurch only to be set on fire a couple of weeks after completion. More >>

Giant polystyrene model of possible Green Frame design

Friday, 8 March 2013, 2:10 pm | Aurecon

A 1.100 scale model of what the Green Frame could look like as outlined in the CCDU Plan will be on display in Christchurch this weekend. The model is 15 metres by 12 metres and covers two warehouses in Waltham Road. More >>

Aurecon Wins International Award at IChemE 2012

Thursday, 8 November 2012, 9:07 am | Aurecon

Aurecon has won the Food and Drink Award in the annual IChemE awards 2012 at the ceremony held in Manchester, England on Thursday 1 November 2012. More >>

Christchurch buildings ignoring our own technology

Monday, 15 October 2012, 12:01 pm | Aurecon

World-leading earthquake engineering technology emanating out of Christchurch is being ignored by some owners in their haste to erect new buildings in the city. More >>

Chch earthquake engineers go to international conference

Thursday, 20 September 2012, 10:56 am | Aurecon

Five seismic engineers from Christchurch’s Aurecon office are heading to Lisbon to benchmark their knowledge and skills at the 15th World Conference on Earthquake Engineering. More >>

NZ benefits from energy, transport, environment innovations

Wednesday, 1 August 2012, 5:08 pm | Aurecon

Aurecon has won three silver awards at the prestigious Innovate NZ Engineering Awards which were held in Nelson over the weekend. More >>

NZstudents seek win in Aurecon bridge building competition

Wednesday, 25 July 2012, 11:08 am | Aurecon

170 students from 26 New Zealand schools are putting their maths and science skills to the test, in a Trans-Tasman bridge building competition for high schools, organised by engineering and project management company Aurecon. More >>

Aurecon’s energy saving design wins innovation award

Friday, 25 May 2012, 6:43 pm | Aurecon

Aurecon’s process design for Dominion Salt’s Mt Maunganui plant upgrade that is saving $500,000 a year in energy costs has been recognised with an innovation award by New Zealand’s Energy Efficiency and Conservation Authority (EECA) at the ... More >>

Trans-Tasman competition inspires future engineers

Wednesday, 4 April 2012, 4:24 pm | Aurecon

Aurecon, a top engineering, technical and management consultancy, today launched its 2012 Bridge Building Competition for secondary school students across New Zealand and Australia. More >>



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