Entries by Tamz Taumalolo

The Secret Life of Engineers Abroad

Annie Scott, Design Engineer here at Holmes Consulting, is currently based in Utrecht (Netherlands) after making the move 13 months ago when a once-in-a-life-time opportunity presented itself to join our newly created office in the land of cheese, clogs, canals, windmills, and tulips. She credits the move to Europe as being hugely influential on both her […]

Engineering our Graduates for Technical Success

Last week our Structures and Civil Structures Graduates met in Christchurch for Holmes Consulting’s annual two day Technical Grad Workshop. Thursday our grads visited the ‘Fun Factory’ (aka Holmes Solutions) for a tour around their lab (and gym!) – if you’ve ever seen MythBusters then you’ll understand how exciting that lab is! The tour was […]

Chris Mackenzie, ‘JLL Property Professional of the Year’ award winner!

 Chris Mackenzie, from Holmes Consulting, was recognised last Friday evening for his contribution as an engineer, with over 30 years of public and private sector experience, as well as for his vast contribution to the Property Council New Zealand and wider industry by winning the prestigious JLL ‘Property Professional of the Year’ Award. Chris is recognised both […]

Engineering New Zealand – Finalists for 2019 Diversity Works NZ Awards.

Meet Sulo Shanmuganathan, Holmes Consulting’s Team Leader of Civil Structures. Did you know that Engineering Schools, on average, only have 26 per cent women enrolling in their courses, and fewer than eight per cent make it into senior management roles. Read more about what Engineering New Zealand is doing to help improve those statistics.