Opus Moves to Larger Premises in Manchester to Accomodate New Recruits

16 April 2014

Opus International Consultants has relocated to larger premises on Talbot Road in Manchester.  The move supports Opus’ major recruitment drive to increase its staff by 25% as is looks to add 100 recruits to its 400-strong UK operations this year.

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Results of Opus Annual Meeting 2014

15 April 2014

The Annual Meeting of Opus International Consultants shareholders was held today in Wellington.

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Opus continues investment in growth

15 April 2014

At today’s Annual Meeting Opus International Consultants’ Chairman, Kerry McDonald, reported strong results for 2013.

Opus’ revenue rose 13% to $459.7m and EBIT by 14% to $34.3m. While NPAT was down 2.6% on 2012, Opus’ delivered a Return on Equity of 17.7% compared with the NZX 50 market capitalisation weighted average of 11.2%. The decrease in NPAT mainly reflects higher interest and tax costs.

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Yukon Engineering Excellence Award

27 February 2014

Opus DaytonKnight was awarded the Association of Professional Engineers of Yukon (APEY) 2014 Yukon Engineering Excellence Award for the Carcross Water Treatment Plant. 

Opus Broadens Base in Sydney

20 February 2014

Opus is to acquire the business of the New South Wales based survey, civil engineering and water design firm, Bowdens Group Australia Pty Ltd, currently located in Parramatta, Sydney. 

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Opus Delivers Strong Performance

10 February 2014

Opus International Consultants (Opus) had a strong year with improved top line performance and increased profitability from its offshore markets. 

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Property Council Award

October 2013

Opus as part of the Te Rapa Alliance won the Property Council Award for the best Regional Project Team Award. This award is directed to a team who have demonstrated excellence by developing a project that is outstanding in terms of innovation, design, sustainability, profitability, promotes growth, is inspirational and influences future development. 

Award of Excellence Canadian Consulting Engineering Awards

October 2013

Opus DaytonKnight won an Award of Excellence at the 2013 Canadian Consulting Engineering Awards Gala. It was honoured in the Environmental Remediation category for its work on the Harvest Energy Garden in Richmond, B.C. 

Champion Canterbury Business Awards

October 2013

The Stronger Christchurch Infrastructure Rebuild Team (SCIRT) won an award at the Champion Canterbury Business Awards. The Awards recognise excellence, passion and success in the contribution businesses make to the vitality of the Canterbury region. The Champion Infrastructure Award recognises smart service providers of infrastructure or utilities in helping the community to thrive and prosper, and some of the criteria include their point of difference and people management. 

Success for Opus at Global Engineering Awards

25 September 2013

Opus International Consultants was one of only seven global finalists for the Leading Consulting Engineers of the Last 100 Years Award at the 2013 International Federation of Consulting Engineers Conference in Barcelona, Spain.

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