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Moore Park Sports Field

Client:Western Bay of Plenty District Council Objective:Western Bay of Plenty District Council commissioned Tiaki to develop an existing kiwi orchard into a multi-use sports field in Katikati by reshaping the existing kiwi orchard to meet the club requirements and to install a complete drainage system. ...

February 1, 2020

Te Puke – Bridge 91 ECMT Temporary Retaining wall Structural Design

ClientHEB Construction Limited ObjectiveTo complete structural designs and construction drawings for the design of a temporary retaining wall that was to be positioned infront of Bridge 91 ECMT’s future concrete cross head in Te Puke.  The timber/steel retaining wall functions was to retain soil to be able to get access to install the new railway bridge.  It served as a unique construction solution which assisted the Contractor with fast tracking the works in accordance to specificat...

January 1, 2020

Upgrade of Intake and Outlet Structure Scott Base, Antarctica

Client: Antarctica New Zealand and Index Engineering Consultants Objective Tiaki Engineering Consultants Ltd (TECL) touch down at Scott Base, Antarctica!  TECL are assisting with the design and construction of two new cantilever industrial structures along the ice coastline.  The unique environment has presented interesting challenges which we are more than happy to help out with  #antarctica #engineering...

September 3, 2019

Zespri Head Office seismic restraints

Client: Guild & Spence Objective:The amazing new headquarters for the international kiwifruit company required the best electrical and data communication services – the entire communication and electrical install was a multimillion-dollar investment! Tiaki was engaged by Guild & Spence to provide seismic restraint design and construction monitoring for this enormous project. Tiaki was in close communication with G&S during the entire install and performed lots of inspections to make sure every...

August 15, 2019

Mount Maunganui Surf Club

Client:Tauranga City Council (TCC) Objective:Tauranga City Council (TCC) commissioned Tiaki to design the Stormwater Utilities for the installation of concrete surf boards at the new Mount Maunganui Surf Club. End Result:...

June 1, 2019

Pauanui Wharf, Royal Bill Point Pauanui

Tiaki Engineering Consultants Ltd (TECL) were responsible for the design of the replacement of part of the 300m existing wharf structure in Pauanui. The purpose of the project was to widen the walkway and replace the first half section of the wharf and reposition it to achieve a wider boat ramp. TECL worked closely with Bridge It NZ to assist with the design and construction of the new wharf.  The structure consisted of driven steel casings covering reinforced concrete piles which supported...

May 29, 2019

Parks and Reserves Public Amenities

Client:Tauranga City Council (TCC) Objective:Tauranga City Council over the years has started upgrading their public amenities building by demolishing the older units and installing new units. Tiaki has been involved with TCC for the last three and half years doing all Reserves Public Amenities designs and overseeing all installations. End Result:"TCC would like to share a quick note to thank Lynette Meintjes for all her hard work and professional approach and work ethics." Caslani Reserve, 16 C...

January 1, 2019

A1 and A2 Royal Golf Course Grange Bridges, Auckland

ClientBridge It NZ and Royal Golf Course ObjectiveRoyal Auckland Golf Club were in need of two new pedestrian bridges for their prestigious golf course.   Tiaki Engineering Consultants and Bridge It worked closely in proposing and implementing an innovative idea of employing Composite Fibre Technology (CFT) to construct the up to 60m long bridges.  Due to its light weight and simple connections, the material allowed for an easier installation process in comparison to other co...

November 16, 2018

Omokoroa Golf Course Bund

ClientWestern Bay of Plenty District Council ObjectiveStage 1 - Hydrological and Hydraulic assessment of the coastal reserves fronting the Omokoroa Golf Course and Precious Reserve. Stage 2 - All aspects of final design, drawings, specification, engineer’s estimates and reporting, suitable for inclusion in documents for tendering and construction. Preparation of tender documentation, tendering, tender recommendation, and MSQA including monitoring to CM3, reporting and delivery of as-built plan...

August 1, 2018

Geotechnical Assessment Report for Sieling Farm Structure Plan

Client: Pieter Dirk Sieling ObjectiveUndertake a geotechnical assessment of a proposed Future Development Structure Plan for a 708-hectare farm west of Whitianga. End Result: Following desktop study of available geotechnical information and a site walkover; a report was prepared which assessed the main geotechnical risks to future development on the farm. Maps were prepared showing areas of low to high geotechnical risk and development premium. Tiaki also provided recommendations for future geot...

March 31, 2018

Thompsons Horticulture 96m bridge over the Waipaoa River Te Karaka, Gisborne

ClientThompsons Horticulture ObjectiveProvide construction drawings for a single lane, 3 span bridge for Heavy commercial vehicles to access a Kiwifruit orchard in order to transport Horticultural supplies in and Kiwifruit out. Bridge to comprise 3 x 32m spans utilising bored and cased single stem concrete piles/Piers supporting precast concrete crossheads that receive two 1.2m deep steel beams all with precast concrete deck panels over....

March 30, 2018

Tank Vision

ClientTank Vision ObjectiveStructural Engineering design support to Tank Vision for all of their New Zealand based fire tank installation projects, including site specific review and design of the tanks to New Zealand seismic standards and guidelines, including foundation design to suit the site specific geotechnical conditions. End ResultAn efficient thin-walled steel fire tank reservoir to meet the needs of various industrial and commercial facilities to provide on-site fire water storage to m...

February 14, 2018

Tauranga: Coastal Structures Renewal

Tiaki Engineering were engaged by Tauranga City Council to undertake design and construction monitoring services for new coastal sea walls around the Bay of Plenty area. The new walls replaced the existing deteriorated walls and ultimately retained various park environments while also keeping the beaches in check.  Design and construction challenges included protecting the beach and environment, designing for long term erosion, soft ground conditions, and excavating on sites of archaeo...

February 2, 2018

Watermain Renewals TC03 – Supply of Construction Plans & As Builts for Watermain Upgrades

ClientTauranga City Council Project ManagerGeoffrey Everitt / Wayne Sanger ObjectiveThis project involves receiving plans in hand written note form of proposed watermain upgrades from the Tauranga City Council Project Manager.  The hand written plans are used to generate construction drawings which are then imported to GIS and public utilities data is overlaid. Construction plans are used for the tender process. Once construction begins regular liaison with contractors and the TCC project m...

March 4, 2016

Hauraki Lifestyle Village

Client: Hauraki Village Limited Objective: Carry out land development services for a 26-unit retirement village in Paeora. Tiaki was engaged to provide civil design, geotechnical assessment, retaining wall design, and construction monitoring services for the village. End Result: The village was developed in three stages and is due for completion in mid-2020. Tiaki worked with the developer, surveyors, planners, civil contractors, builders, and local Council to successfully deliver the engineered...

February 11, 2016

Coastal Structures Renewal

Client: Tauranga City Council Objective: Design replacement coastal structures for TCC Parks and Reserves Team including: Kulim Park, Tye Park, Forrester Drive Esplanade Reserve, and 87 Matua Road Esplanade Reserve. End Result: Tiaki carried out geotechnical assessments of existing sea wall structures, detailed design services, resource consenting, and construction monitoring for replacement coastal protection structures. A variety of wall types were designed including timber pole, rip rap, and ...

February 5, 2015

McLaren Falls Bridge

ClientWestern Bay of Plenty District Council ObjectiveIn association with Bridge It NZ, Tiaki was commissioned by the Western Bay of Plenty District Council to design and detail a new 35m pedestrian bridge and supplementary boardwalk linkages across the Wairoa River. It was requested to be adjacent to the existing McLarens Falls vehicle bridge. End ResultThe bridge and linkages allow for safer crossing of the falls for pedestrians, who no longer have to compete with vehicles on a shared bridge....

June 1, 2012

Ohakune Historic Railway Bridge

ObjectiveIn association with Bridge It NZ, Tiaki was commissioned by property owner to refurbish the bridge. The bridge had become derelict and overgrown since it was decommissioned by the Railway Authority in 1968. End ResultThe new owner decided to refurbish the structure as part of the site re-development for use as part of a new access road to the property....

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