By: Cardno  06-Dec-2011
Keywords: Engineering, Project Management, Land Development

- Subdivision Engineering
- Services/Infrastructure Design
- Project Management
- Contract Administration
- Structural Engineering

Cardno is one of New Zealand’s leading multi-disciplinary consultants specialising in all facets of civil and environmental engineering. We have developed a reputation for delivering innovative and cost-effective solutions for difficult projects. Our retention of long-term clients is a reflection of our engineering team’s competence and experience.

By virtue of Cardno’s significant involvement in land development, our engineers are experts in all aspects of the development process including; scoping and feasibility studies, concept design, detailed design of earthworks and infrastructure, site supervision and overall project management. Combined with the professional expertise of our surveyors and resource managers, the Cardno team can progress your project seamlessly through all stages of development; from feasibility study to resource consent to detailed

Cardno’s engineering expertise is not limited to land development and infrastructure design – we can also offer expert engineering advice on:

  • Wastewater treatment and disposal
  • Storage reservoirs and pump stations
  • Water, wastewater and stormwater modelling
  • Flood studies
  • Coastal engineering
  • Solid waste management
  • Structural engineering
  • Expert witness and contract arbitration

Keywords: Contract Administration, Engineering, Land Development, Professional Expertise, Project Management, Resource Consent, Structural Engineering

Other products and services from Cardno



Our professional services extend from scoping proposals through to preparing design options, making applications for consents to City, District and Regional Councils, preparing and presenting expert evidence at Council and Environment Court Hearings, and participating at Environment Court Mediation sessions where necessary.



Cardno’s surveyors are proficient in the full range of survey methods, from large scale GPS surveys to highly accurate construction set-out and have the experience necessary to choose the appropriate method to meet our clients’ project-specific needs. Today, Cardno TCB is the largest private survey practice in the Wellington region specialising in urban and rural subdivision, topographical and site surveys, unit titles and construction set-out.


Land Planning

Having an experienced multi-disciplinary team puts Cardno in a unique position to provide a seamless transition through all stages of development - gaining title in the shortest possible time and maximising your returns. Starting with a raw block of land, by process of feasibility investigation, data capture and concept design we can procure all the necessary consents to initiate development.


Resource Management

Resource Consents are now required for most development activities - from minor subdivisions to large-scale earthworks - and can have a major impact on project timelines, costs and development methods. Applications for Resource Consent- Land Use Applications- Specialist Client Representations- Water, stormwater, effluent reticulation- Existing Services Modelling.