East Coast

The East Coast Branch of IPWEA NZ is: The area covered by the Hawkes Bay Regional Council and the Gisborne District Council, but excluding the area covered by the Taupo District Council.

Branch Chairperson

Jamie Cox, Engineering Manager, Wairoa DC
e: jamie@wairoadc.govt.nz
06 838 7309

The benefits of staying connected with other professionals in your industry are invaluable. Our busy workloads can make networking difficult. Branch meetings are invaluable for networking, for listening to and meeting industry experts, gaining insights and new ways of thinking about current challenges and opportunities, and re-energising for the task ahead!

Save the date!
Next meeting: Friday 9th March.

Where: Kennedy Park Conference Room, Storkey Street, Napier.
When:  Friday 9 March 2018, 9:30am
RSVP:  anui@hdc.govt.nz by 6 March.  Please indicate with RSVP whether you will attend the site visit
Agenda:  Download here

Time Speaker Topic
9:30am Arrivals and Coffee / Tea
Napier Deputy Mayor, Faye White Welcome
10:15am Jamie Cox - IPWEA East Coast Branch Chairperson IPWEA Update
10:30am Gaylene Carter, Opus Archeology: What you need to know

Santha Agas and Lance Groves, NCC

Water Safety Programme
11:15am Kyle Booth - Opus
Victoria Walch - FH
Michael Assenmacher, Stantec
Young IPWEA 3 x 10
12:00pm Lunch - sponsored by Napier City Council

Stephen Heath Wairoa DC

Waste Water Treatment Processes
1:30pm David Keracher, NCC Inner Harbour
2:00pm Site Visit: Anderson Park Playground
Required: Closed shoes, hi-vis vest and hardhats


Archive (past meetings)

Presentation from 24 November 2017 Meeting

To come

Presentation from 6 October 2017 Meeting

To come

Presentation from 2 June 2017 Meeting

Asset management and long term planning: Learnings from Audit NZMartin Richardson


Presentation from 10 August 2016 Meeting

External RelationshipsMatthew Rodwell

Optimised Decision MakingDylan Stuijt