We have an expert national team of archaeologists and heritage specialists based out of the Christchurch, Wellington, Hamilton and Auckland offices providing an extensive range of specialist archaeological services throughout New Zealand.

Our focus is on combining our broad experience and technical knowledge of New Zealand’s archaeological resources with an efficient and modern approach to the discipline of archaeology.

We work with a varied and expanding base of clients including the environmental, industrial and land-development sectors, as well as government agencies and territorial local authorities. We also have considerable experience working with iwi, both as project partners and as clients.

Opus is committed to providing cost-effective and timely solutions to a broad range of archaeological management problems.

Our services include:

  • Archaeological Surveys
  • Archaeological Assessments
  • Archaeological Excavations
  • Archaeological Monitoring
  • Mitigation Recommendations
  • Faunal and Artefact Analysis