Young achiever WINS ARA Rail Conference award

Emma Parry, Associate in Wellington won the Young Professionals pitching competition at the ARA New Zealand Rail Conference last night. Emma’s pitch, titled ‘Building a cost-effective light-rail system – lessons learnt from the UK’, was selected from a wide range of entries from Young Professionals throughout Australasia who pitched innovative ideas on rail. She was nominated as [...]

We have a new (old) office in Wellington!

Today the Wellington team move into their new office on Level 3,  Courtenay Chambers, 15 Courtney Place. The heritage building they are moving into was designed by Llewellyn Williams in 1927 and is a good representation of Chicago-style stripped Classical architecture. Williams was also responsible for much of Wellington’s skyline including the Embassy Theatre (formerly [...]

Young achiever nominated ARA Rail Conference award

Emma Parry, Associate in Wellington has been nominated as one of three finalists for the ARA New Zealand Rail Conference Young Professionals pitching competition. The competition called for ideas that could dramatically enhance rail in New Zealand and Australia and invited concepts that target any aspect of rail – technical, customer service, strategic business planning, [...]

By |2019-06-13T09:01:25+12:00June 13th, 2019|Community, Marketing & Design, Out and About|0 Comments

A $100 million east Auckland busway will cut some commuters’ travel time by more than a third.

A $100 million contract has been signed for Stage One of a project to transform the AMETI Eastern Busway between Panmure and Pakuranga. Along with the new Panmure rail station it will allow commuters to travel from Botany to Britomart in less than 40 minutes, cutting travel time by more than a third, AT said [...]

By |2019-02-05T11:03:32+12:00February 5th, 2019|Auckland, Community, Out and About, Projects|0 Comments

New rail over-bridge becomes important Health & Safety milestone

Newmarket’s new Cowie Street over-rail bridge was opened recently with a dawn ceremony. It marks an important health and safety milestone for Auckland Transport by eliminating yet another level train and car crossing. This project improves public safety, has removed noisy crossing bells for residents and has increased the efficiency of the rail services. The [...]

By |2018-07-26T05:25:44+12:00July 26th, 2018|Auckland, Community, Out and About, Projects|0 Comments

Integrated design results in awards for Tauranga school

Congratulations to Tauranga Intermediate and First Principles Architects Ltd for winning two awards at the recent New Zealand Institute of Architects Regional Awards for Tauranga Intermediate. The judges described the project as a good example of a well-planned modern learning environment with a variety of spaces suitable for different pedagogies. In plan, the school’s three interconnecting learning [...]

By |2018-05-24T02:28:49+12:00May 24th, 2018|Community, New Spaces, Projects|0 Comments

Jenna Wins Gold

A huge congratulations to Jenna Merrick for winning her first international Gold medal for New Zealand at the Oceania Track Cycling Champs this week - Under 19 Women. This is a fantastic achievement and we look forward to see what she will do next. http://oceaniacycling.org/new-zealand-sweeps-womens-omnium-on-penultimate-day-of-2018-oceania-track-championships/ More about Frequency and Jenna >   [...]

By |2017-12-04T23:07:26+12:00December 4th, 2017|Community, Out and About|0 Comments

Movember 2017

Movember is over for another year but we had a great time participating in growing a mo and getting moving. Frequency raised over $600 for this fantastic charity and hopes next year will be even better. Pictured above is Mario and Tim at our Auckland branch who raised the most money for Movember. Well [...]

By |2017-11-30T20:51:44+12:00November 30th, 2017|Community|0 Comments

Jenna represents NZ cycling

We have a major announcement for Baradene Cycling! The New Zealand Olympic Committee has named a team of 34 young Kiwis aged between 14 and 18 to represent New Zealand at the Bahamas 2017 Commonwealth Youth Games. Dylan Simpson from Palmerston North Boys High School who was a 2016 National U17 Men’s School Championships [...]

By |2017-06-26T22:08:32+12:00May 18th, 2017|Community, Out and About|0 Comments