New Zealand

EWBNZ carries out projects locally here in New Zealand, to help communities in our own back yard. After the Christchurch earthquakes in 2011, local organisations have been forming to contribute to Christchurch's regeneration, and EWBNZ has played a part by partnering with some of these organisations and providing engineering assistance.

With a new parking meter up this April followed by the website and App! EWB New Zealand and Gap filler are proud to announce their progress on the Open City Project.   Keep posted for more updates on the Open City project here            

Auckland’s Aotea Square’s 2013 Christmas Celebrations promoted holiday cheer and environmental awareness. A 7m tall Christmas tree, lit up beautifully at night, was adorned by 12 smaller Christmas trees.

Engineers Without Borders formed a project team of highly qualified Christchurch engineers, including two geotechnical engineers and one cost estimator, who have been donating their time to assist Habitat for Humanity be assisting them with the post-quake repair of a severely damaged Habitat home in Aranui.

EWBNZ is currently running the Warm Homes initiative in Christchurch. This program aims to keep students healthy, toasty and warm over winter by assessing the condition of flats, and then doing what we can to fix any problems. This program has been running for over two years. Our goals:  To...