The area for the Wellington/Taranaki Branch of IPWEA NZ is described as follows:
The area covered by the following regional councils: Wellington, Manawatu-Whanganui, and Taranaki, but excluding the area covered by the Ruapehu District Council.

Branch Chair

Acting Branch Chair: Raj Suppiah, Chief Financial Office, Tararua District Council  -  raj.suppiah@tararuadc.govt.nz.
Branch Secretary: George Bowman, Project Engineer, Greater Wellington Regional Council - george.bowman@gw.govt.nz.

We already know how valuable these meetings are – they are essentially free mini- conferences! We strongly encourage you to extend this learning opportunity to your younger team members. Bring them along and they can meet everyone, learn something new and even have the opportunity to present at future sessions. Together we can build the next generation of public works professionals.

Save the Date!  Next Meeting - Thursday 26th September

10:00am - 3:00pm, Thursday 26 September
Venue: Engineering NZ, Level 6, 40 Taranaki Street, Wellington

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to view the agenda

Thanks to sponsors Waugh Infrastructure, Harrison Grierson and WSP Opus

to George Bowman: george.bowman@gw.govt.nz by Thursday 19 Sept to secure your place

Meeting and Presentation Archive

Friday April 5 2019
Where: Palmerston North City Council Conference Centre
Agenda: click here

Friday 23 Nov 2018
Where: Dannevirke Golf Club, Off SH2, Dannevirke

Friday 7 September 2018
 Hutt City Events Centre, Laings Road, Lower Hutt
Agenda: Click here to view

13 April 2018

24 November 2017
Agenda:  view here

Meeting held on 7 April 2017

Location: Downer, 14-16 Makaro St, Porirua
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Presentations from meeting held on 20 February 2015
Featherston Water Supply
City Care Technology
Shared Services
Tuvalu borrow pits
Young IPWEA presentaion

Presentations from meeting held on 7 November 2014
Opus Research presents:Infrastructure Demand Forecasting Methodology
Shannon Water Treatment Plant Design
Tublar Bioreactor for Hydrogen Sulphide
How the Wellington Northern Corridor improvements will benefit the Horowhenua District
Levin Pump Station and Wastewater Rising Main Contract
Excellence in Routine MaintenanceHorowhenua District Council 
Palmerston North Area Traffic Model

Presentations from meeting held on 22 November 2013
Branch Meeting Update
IPWEA NZ Board Activities
Feilding Wastewater Plant
Innovations on the Himatangi Beach
Transport Corridors
RIMS Update
Feilding Wastewater Plant Actiflo Clarifier & Discfilter