WSP Opus Celebrates International Women’s Day

4 March 2015

WSP Opus International Consultants (WSP Opus) is celebrating International Women’s Day on Sunday March 8 this year with a variety of events and initiatives at its offices across the globe.

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WSP Opus lifts dividend by 13% despite challenging markets

17 February 2015

WSP Opus International Consultants delivered strong top line growth in 2014 with revenue up 17% on 2013 to $539.6m. NPAT was up 15% to $26.2m and Return on Equity was 18.4%, compared with the NZX 50 average of 11.5%. Operating cash flow remained strong at $32.1m, up 29%, and the full-year dividend increased by 13% on the prior year.

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WSP Opus restructures New Zealand business for the future

9 February 2015

Infrastructure consultancy, WSP Opus International Consultants (WSP Opus) has announced a major restructure of its New Zealand business.

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Spotlight on the Avon river precinct development

20 January 2015

Landscape Architecture magazine profile the Avon River Precinct development that WSP Opus provided landscape architecture services for.  The project is due for completion in early 2015.  Click here to read the article.

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New Zealand Engineering Practice Award for Excellence in Community

4 December 2014

Initiated in 2005, the New Zealand Engineering Excellence Awards are the premier awards for the engineering professionals of New Zealand. The awards categories recognise people, projects and products, with a Supreme Award for the best project and product. Leadership, innovation, entrepreneurship and young engineers are also recognised along with the use of leading edge technology.

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Opus realigns Executive Leadership Team

27 November 2014

Opus International Consultants Ltd (Opus) has reported a restructure of its Executive Leadership Team effective immediately.

Chief Executive, Dr David Prentice says these leadership changes are to support an ongoing programme of growth and development.  

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NZ Transport Agency GEM Awards

6 October 2014

The NZ Transport Agency GEM Awards recognise and celebrate suppliers who ‘Go the Extra Mile' for customer service and safety. The Opus/HEB team won the ‘Teaming Up' Award for the Marlborough Roads Network Outcome Contract. The HEB/Opus JV is the first of its kind in New Zealand for the NZ Transport Agency where two traditionally separate service providers - consultants and contractors, have amalgamated to deliver road maintenance services under a Network Outcome Contract in Marlborough. The JV environment has improved the service delivery to Marlborough Roads by providing a ‘one stop shop' and has also delivered the clients cost savings to the value of $750,000.

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Opus appoints new Director of International Growth

18 September 2014

Hugh Morrison has been appointed as Opus’ new Director of International Growth.  He will commence the role on 13 October 2014 replacing the incumbent Alec Webster who retires at the end of 2014.

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Avon River Precinct

21 August 2014

The Avon River Precinct featured in World Landscape Architecture Magazine. Click here to read more.

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Opus reports positive half year result

18 August 2014

Opus International Consultants (Opus) has reported a positive result for the first six months of 2014. In the half-year ended 30 June 2014, revenue was $265.4m, a 25% increase over the same period last year and earnings before interest and tax (EBIT) was $14.3m, an increase of 8%. Net profit after tax (NPAT) increased by 6% to $9.9m.

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