Frequency are pleased to welcome Mattias Strulik to the Wellington team

With a Masters Degree in Architecture from his native Germany, Mattias brings over 20 years’ experience in the construction industry to his role as Executive Associate. Beginning as a Quantity Surveyor for a main contractor, his early roles focussed on build quality assessment and design cost engineering, responsibilities which have afforded him an in-depth understanding [...]

By |2020-05-25T14:37:08+12:00May 25th, 2020|Article, Community, Projects|0 Comments

Frequency are pleased to announce that Jenny Wood has been promoted to Senior Associate

Jenny joined Frequency in 2017, since which time she has worked across all of our service lines including Contract Management as Engineer’s Representative for Kainga Ora’s Auckland Housing Programme, Project Management delivering Auckland Council’s Kopupaka Reserve Playground & Openspace Development, and currently in Advisory where she is working with Auckland Transport writing and developing an [...]

By |2020-05-22T10:37:10+12:00May 22nd, 2020|Article, Community, Projects|0 Comments

Contract Delays, Failure & Hibernation

This paper discusses the characteristics and circumstances surrounding stalled, distressed and financially troubled projects where the client may be looking to either: 1. Suspend or hibernate the project indefinitely due to lack of either finance, cashflow or future demand, 2. Forced change of contract (or significant subcontractor) to ensure a financially stable supply chain, 3. [...]

By |2020-05-14T15:46:47+12:00May 14th, 2020|Article, Community, Projects|0 Comments

Frequency Announces Mark Burgess as Advisory Lead

Frequency are pleased to announce the appointment of Mark Burgess to lead our burgeoning Project Advisory service line. Mark took up the Advisory Services role from Frequency’s Wellington office in late January after having returned from Australia where he has worked for Sydney Trains since 2014. Mark is a solutions-oriented professional with more than 20 [...]

By |2020-02-13T15:05:46+12:00February 13th, 2020|Auckland, Bay of Plenty, Christchurch, Community, New Staff, Wellington|0 Comments

Frequency Achieves ISO 9001:2015 Certification

Frequency are proud to announce that we have achieved ISO 9001 certification, the world’s most recognised quality management standard. The International Standards Organisation (ISO) is an independent body who maintain worldwide industrial and commercial standards and ISO 9001:2015 is international recognition awarded to organisations who continue to uphold an efficient and effective quality management system. This [...]

By |2019-12-18T14:36:30+12:00December 18th, 2019|Auckland, Bay of Plenty, Christchurch, Community, Wellington|0 Comments

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