New Zealand Institute of Architects (Regional Award)

June 2011

Devonport's new Navy Museum by Opus in conjunction with Herriot + Melhuish Architecture and Dave Pearson Architects has won the Auckland NZIA Award. 

New Zealand Architecture Award

June 2011

The Newmarket Railway Station project in Auckland was the recipient of a New Zealand Architecture Award in the category of Urban Design. 

Results of Opus Annual Meeting 2011

14 April 2011

The Annual Meeting of Opus International Consultants shareholder’s was held today in Wellington. At the meeting Opus Chairman, Kerry McDonald and Managing Director, David Prentice presented their respective reports on the past year. 

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Profit up 18% on 2009

14 April 2011

Today, Chairman, Kerry McDonald of Opus International Consultants reported net profit after tax up by 18% in 2010, on steady revenue of $367 million, at its Annual Meeting held in Wellington.

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South Yorkshire and Humber Building Excellence Award

April 2011

The Sheffield Accommodation for Alcohol Rehabilitation won a South Yorkshire and Humber Building Excellence Award. Opus undertook the engineering design for the scheme which received a high 'Ecohomes rating' and won in the category 'Best Partnership with a Local Authority.' 

New Zealand Planning Institute - 2011 Project Award

April 2011

The East Taupo Arterial project was awarded the prestigious ‘project award’ by the New Zealand Planning Institute. The East Taupo Arterial (ETA) is a new 16km section of the national roading network along the eastern outskirts of Taupo. The Opus team included staff from Taupo, Auckland, Hamilton, Pukekohe, Whakatane, Napier, Tauranga and Wellington. 

Nancy Northcroft Planning Practice Award

April 2011

Opus was awarded the Nancy Northcroft Practice Award - Highly Commended at the Planning Institute.

Fulton-Downer Gold Medal - The President's Award

March 2011

Opus received the Fulton-Downer Gold Medal - The President's Award, on behalf of the engineers who were active in the response phase following the 2010 and 2011 Canterbury earthquakes, in recognition of their outstanding contribution to public service. The award particularly recognises those involved in building safety evaluation, urban search and rescue and restoration of infrastructural utility services.

IPENZ Fellows

March 2011

We had three people recognised by the IPENZ

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Opus Announces Appointment of Two New Directors

8 December 2010

Opus International Consultants announced today the appointment of two new directors, Dato Seri Ismail Shahudin, and Nik Airina Nik Jaffar. Opus Chairman, Kerry McDonald said the two directors will bring new expertise to the Board and provide international input to the Board’s decision making processes.

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