Category: Planning

Bloxam Burnett & Olliver win the NZ Resource Management Law Association Project Award

Steve Bigwood and Mercedes Santos receiving the Project Award

Steve Bigwood and Mercedes Santos receiving the Project Award

Bloxam Burnett & Olliver were awarded the 2015 ‘Project Award’ by the Resource Management Law Association of NZ (RMLA) for “strong stakeholder collaboration and innovation in delivering the Huntly Section of the Waikato Expressway”.

The award citation noted that although the project started from a position of significant opposition from a range of stakeholders, the extent of stakeholder engagement and collaboration undertaken by BBO and NZTA through the consultation processes resulted in a high degree of involvement and consensus from all parties.

Bloxam Burnett and Olliver win major planning awards

April 2015 Waikato   Bloxam Burnett and Olliver and the NZ Transport Agency were the big winners at the 2015 New Zealand Planning Institute Awards presented in Auckland on 17 April. Planning practices for the Huntly Section of the Waikato Expressway saw them jointly claim the Best Practice Award for District and Regional Planning, and the overall Nancy Northcroft...
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International Erosion Control Association: Merit Award for Environmental Excellence

October 2014 Sediment Retention Pond BBO was engaged by Meridian Energy Ltd to provide engineering and environmental input into the design and construction of the Mill Creek Windfarn near Wellington.  Construction of the windfarm required major earthworks through challenging hill country terrain with unique environmental values, and road upgrade works through a sensitive community to provide access...
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Expressway Ready for the Holiday Season

Tuesday, 10 December 2013
Editorial: Waikato Times
Bloxam Burnett & Olliver is proud to be Principals Advisor to the NZ Transport Agency for the Ngaruawahia Section of the Waikato Expressway, providing investigation and specimen design services and securing resource consents and other statutory approvals. To be an integral part of this outstanding infrastructure project from start to finish,...
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