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Abley/Interpret Weekend Away

Posted on: 26 September 2017    

Every year, staff from Abley and Interpret have the opportunity to head away for a fun-filled weekend together. This varies in location from Tekapo to Hanmer Springs to Boyle River, but the aim is always the same – to have some memorable adventures with great people, and to build relationships between the staff. This has become even more important as the company has grown, with staff spread across two brands and two offices. It’s critical to take the chance to strengthen connections between the different parts of the company.

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Welcome to Jo Draper

Posted on: 15 September 2017    

A very warm welcome to Jo Draper, who joins our Auckland team this week.

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Meet Clover!

Posted on: 5 September 2017    

Hi I’m Clover, Abley’s latest recruit in the Auckland office. I put my paw up to give you a dog’s eye view of what it's like to work here. 

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Freight movements research report published

Posted on: 4 September 2017    

Well done to Dave Smith and Robyn Hyde from Abley (supported by Richard Paling from Richard Paling Consulting), who have had their research report on "Use of technology to measure and improve freight movements" published by NZ Transport Agency.

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Farewell to Ross Rutherford

Posted on: 1 September 2017    

Sadly, it's time to say farewell and all the best for a happy retirement to Ross Rutherford from our Auckland office.

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Abley assesses traffic issues for East Lake

Posted on: 30 August 2017    

Abley have been working with East Lake Trust to undertake an initial transport assessment of impacts and constraints, as input to the prefeasibility study for the proposed water sports and recreation area for Christchurch.

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Team ski day at Mt Hutt

Posted on: 21 August 2017    

On Sunday 20 August, around thirty staff and their families enjoyed a fun day out together skiing and snowboarding at Mt Hutt.

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Shane – now a certified Commissioner!

Posted on: 15 August 2017     Tags:

Shane Ingley of our Auckland office is now a certified independent hearings Commissioner which means he is able to sit on the hearings panel on behalf of councils. The ‘Making Good Decisions Programme’ provides certification and helps councilors, community board members and independent commissioners make better decisions under the Resource Management Act. This is a wonderful achievement for Shane, and we congratulate him.   

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Strategic Road Safety work wins international award

Posted on: 11 August 2017    

Our strategic road safety work was internationally recognised at the Association of Transportation Safety Information Professionals (ATSIP) Traffic Records Forum held in New Orleans 6-9 August 2017.  Abley Transport Consultants was awarded First Place in the "Best Visualization Competition" for forecasting crash locations using existing transport data.  

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Steve Abley recognised by Minister of Local Government

Posted on: 7 August 2017    

Steve Abley has been reappointed as a Development Contributions Commissioner by Hon Anne Tolley, Minister of Local Government.

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