At the annual meeting of Opus International Consultants Limited (Opus) on 10 April 2013, Opus shareholders overwhelmingly supported the further development of Opus’ joint venture in the Middle East with Opus International (M) Berhad, with 97% of votes cast in favour of the transaction as a “Material Transaction” with a “Related Party” under the NZSX Listing Rules.
Opus International Consultants (Opus) has been shortlisted for two major infrastructure projects: Transmission Gully and the Ruataniwha Water Storage Project.
At today’s Annual Meeting Opus International Consultants’ Chairman, Kerry McDonald reported a good year despite on-going global economic uncertainty, and reaffirmed the Company’s strong focus on business improvement and growth.
The Annual Meeting of Opus International Consultants Limited (Opus) shareholder's was held today in Christchurch.
The Auckland Landscape Architecture team received a Distinction Award for their excellent work on NZTA's Onewa Interchange at the NZILA Resene Pride of Place Landscape Architecture Awards. The landscape design dealt sustainably with the challenging estuarine conditions, and enhanced the existing environment for local bird and plant life and road users.
Opus won the Project Management Team of the Year award at the 2013 Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) Awards. The Award recognises the Te Rapa Alliance, made up of Opus, the NZTA and Fulton Hogan, for their work on the Te Rapa section of the 120km Waikato Expressway.
Jack Lee, Vice President of Operations in North Vancouver, was inducted as a Fellow of Engineers Canada at an Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of British Columbia (APEGBC) Awards ceremony.
Opus DaytonKnight was awarded the Association of Consulting Engineering Companies – British Columbia (ACEC-BC) 2013 Engineering Award of Merit for the Harvest Energy Garden Project.
The Auckland Motorway Alliance (AMA) won a New Zealand Transport Agency 'Going the Extra Mile' Award recognising their dedication to customer care. The AMA was recognised in the Innovations in Customer Care for Maintenance category.
Opus Chief Executive, David Prentice was elected a Fellow of IPENZ for his role in developing the international reach of the New Zealand consulting engineering industry.