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IPENZ appoints new President

Friday, 7 April 2017, 10:35 am | Institution of Professional Engineers New Zealand

Craig Price is the new President of the Institution of Professional Engineers New Zealand (IPENZ). More >>

Dr Andrew Cleland leaving IPENZ for Royal Society

Thursday, 12 June 2014, 1:56 pm | Institution of Professional Engineers New Zealand

Chief Executive Dr Andrew Cleland has resigned after 14 years at the Institution of Professional Engineers New Zealand (IPENZ). More >>

Technology Challenging Society; Is Music On the Right Track?

Tuesday, 21 May 2013, 1:06 pm | Institution of Professional Engineers New Zealand

Technology is opening doors for music consumers and musicians, cutting out the middle man and attracting more money and opportunity than ever, says NZ music legend Dave Dobbyn and other industry leaders predicting the next 25 years. More >>

International Rail Conference Rolls Into Town

Thursday, 9 September 2010, 5:29 pm | Institution of Professional Engineers New Zealand

The rejuvenation and renaissance of rail is the key theme of a major international rail industry conference in Wellington next week, with over 600 delegates expected to attend from New Zealand, Australia and further afield. More >>

Aspirational target not realistic

Monday, 26 July 2010, 12:53 pm | Institution of Professional Engineers New Zealand

The draft Energy Strategy released by the government retains an unrealistic goal for renewable electricity generation, but the good news is that this government is going to get serious about energy efficiency. More >>

Gisborne Police Station Impresses Engineer Judges

Monday, 16 November 2009, 12:05 pm | Institution of Professional Engineers New Zealand

Opus International Consultants are finalists in the 2009 New Zealand Engineering Excellence Award, Building and Construction category, after impressing judges with their original design solutions for the new Gisborne Police Station Project. More >>

Transport Announcements Need to be multi-faceted

Wednesday, 20 May 2009, 10:08 am | Institution of Professional Engineers New Zealand

The announcement by the Minister of Transport confirming investment in State Highways and commuter services in Auckland and Wellington is supported, but IPENZ is concerned that there is reduced funding for other key areas compared to last year’s Government ... More >>

Biggest installation of cables NZ has ever seen

Tuesday, 31 March 2009, 4:14 pm | Institution of Professional Engineers New Zealand

IPENZ commends the Government’s broadband investment initiative – however considerable attention will need to be given to the logistics of installing the huge lengths of cable required to deliver the new high speed broadband. “More than 25,000 km of ... More >>

Infrastructure investment vital to survive crisis

Monday, 20 October 2008, 3:21 pm | Institution of Professional Engineers New Zealand

Strong infrastructure investment is vital to ensure New Zealand survives the current economic crisis and emerges stronger and more competitive, according to the Institution of Professional Engineers New Zealand (IPENZ) and the Association of Consulting Engineers ... More >>

Energy strategies rely on leading edge engineering

Thursday, 11 October 2007, 1:53 pm | Institution of Professional Engineers New Zealand

The Institution of Professional Engineers New Zealand (IPENZ) says world leading engineering solutions will be needed if we are to meet the targets for conversion to renewable energy as set out in the NZ Energy Strategy released today. More >>

Crystal Clear on Climate Change

Thursday, 20 September 2007, 3:02 pm | Institution of Professional Engineers New Zealand

The Institution of Professional Engineers New Zealand (IPENZ) supports government’s moves towards a broad-based scheme as announced in its Climate Change Solutions. More >>

OECD Report Resonates With Engineering Sector

Wednesday, 22 August 2007, 10:21 am | Institution of Professional Engineers New Zealand

21 August 2007 Embargo until 7 pm, today OECD Report Resonates With Engineering Sector The Institution of Professional Engineers New Zealand (IPENZ) Chief Executive Dr Andrew Cleland says the OECD Review on Innovation Policy in New Zealand reflects ... More >>

Five Ipenz Distinguished Fellows Elected

Friday, 23 March 2007, 11:00 am | Institution of Professional Engineers New Zealand

Five Fellows were promoted to the class of Distinguished Fellow of The Institution of Professional Engineers New Zealand (IPENZ) for their eminent contribution to the profession of engineering. More >>

New Fellows Of Professional Engineers announced

Friday, 23 March 2007, 10:48 am | Institution of Professional Engineers New Zealand

Twenty-seven new Fellows were elected by The Institution of Profession Engineers New Zealand (IPENZ) for their contributions to the engineering profession. More >>

Engineers Supportive of Draft Energy Strategy

Monday, 11 December 2006, 10:48 am | Institution of Professional Engineers New Zealand

The Chief Executive of Institution of Professional Engineers (IPENZ), Dr Andrew Cleland says the draft National Energy Strategy released today mirrors many of the recommendations in IPENZ’s Engineering a National Energy Strategy, released in June this year. More >>

Happy Valley Debate Essential

Thursday, 24 August 2006, 8:58 am | Institution of Professional Engineers New Zealand

The attendance of a small group of protesters at this week’s Hopkins Lectures was welcomed by Steve Abley, Chair of the Institution of Professional Engineers New Zealand’s (IPENZ) Canterbury Branch. More >>

Improvements to Tertiary Performance Welcomed

Thursday, 27 July 2006, 3:14 pm | Institution of Professional Engineers New Zealand

The Institution of Professional Engineers New Zealand (IPENZ) welcomes the new approach to improve tertiary performance announced by Hon Dr Michael Cullen at the Industry Training Federation Annual conference this morning in Wellington. More >>

Business Leaders Give Future Perspectives

Tuesday, 21 March 2006, 12:29 am | Institution of Professional Engineers New Zealand

Planning for the future is the overall theme for the Institution of Professional Engineers, New Zealand (IPENZ) “Vision 20/20” Convention 2006. Forward-thinking and thought-provoking keynote speakers will share their insights on the role of engineering ... More >>

Engineers Launch Plan for Economic Development

Thursday, 15 December 2005, 9:40 am | Institution of Professional Engineers New Zealand

A plan to return New Zealand’s economic performance to the top half of the Organisation of Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) has been launched by the Institution of Professional Engineers New Zealand (IPENZ). Prosperity through Productivity – ... More >>

Entries for New Journalism Prize Invited

Thursday, 1 December 2005, 4:30 pm | Institution of Professional Engineers New Zealand

Media Release - www.ipenz.org.nz/media Embargoed until 10.00pm Wednesday, 23 November 2005 Entries for New Journalism Prize Invited at NZ Engineering Excellence Awards Talented media professionals promoting the understanding of engineering will have ... More >>

 

 
 
 
 
 

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